Welcome to the L.J.C.C. website, last updated on 17 November 2014.

Online entry to the finals and to the associated adult events is now available. Click here.

The next opportunities to qualify for the finals are at Shenley and Woodbridge. There are qualifying events taking place throughout November. Information about qualification and a full list of qualifying events can be found here.

PDFs of entry forms for the finals, and also for the Northwick Park Congress (13, 14 December), the London Christmas Congress (28-30 December) and the Harrow Junior Under 12 (13 December) are now available. The online entry form is being prepared.

The finals will be at University of Westminster, Harrow Campus, Northwick Park, Harrow, HA1 3TP. The Under 10 and Under 14 finals are two-day events on Saturday and Sunday 13 and 14 December. The Under 8 final is a two-day event on Monday and Tuesday, 29 and 30 December. All the other finals are three-day events on Sunday, Monday and Tuesday, 28, 29 and 30 December.

About L.J.C.C.

The London Junior Chess Championships originated in 1924 as the London Boys Championship. The championships are organised by The London Junior Chess Championship Charitable Trust, registered charity number 1129010. Titles are awarded for seven age groups, Under 8, Under 10, Under 12, Under 14, Under 16, Under 18 and Under 21. To play in the Under 8, Under 10 or Under 12 Finals you must first qualify, either via a qualifying tournament or by grade. Qualification is not required for the older age groups. More details.


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