Forthcoming Events

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All players and parents are reminded that the next event in the Essex Junior Chess Grand Prix is on Sunday, 14 January 2018 at the Prince Avenue Academy, Hornby Avenue, Westcliff-on-Sea, SS0 0LG.

The closing date for entries is Wednesday, 10 January so please submit entries by then to avoid possible disappointment as late entries will only be submitted if space permits.

After this event the fourth Grand Prix is likely to be held in Colchester and the fifth and final event will be in Saffron Walden on 24 June 2018.

The entry form is available via the red "view tournaments" button on this website.


The following information has also been received from R Slade -

"IM Richard Pert and Robin Slade have organised an exciting new junior chess event for Essex. On 10th/11th February 2018 will be a two-day, two-section long play tournament with the top section FIDE-rated. The entry form with details is in the tournament section on this site and at
It will help junior players from Essex and elsewhere get a FIDE and long play grade and gain experience of playing a longer time control. We would like to thank the Essex Junior Chess Association for their generous support of this event."