U7, U9, U11, U13, U15 & U17 (ages as 01/01/2016)

There will be separate sections for boys and girls, but sections could be merged if there are insufficient players.

NOTE: Players born before 01.01.1999 are NOT ELIGIBLE to take a part.

SECTION FINDER:  Age groups:

  1. •u7: Players born on 1st January 2009 or later
  2. •u9: Players born on 1st January 2007 or later
  3. •u11: Players born on 1st January 2005 or later
  4. •u13: Players born on 1st January 2003 or later
  5. •u15: Players born on 1st January 2001 or later
  6. •u17: Players born on 1st January 1999 or later
  • All moves 30 min each player
  • Round 1 starts 10 am
  • Prize giving 5.45 pm
  • 6 round Swiss
  • Refreshments and bookstall will be provided

Entry fee: £20,  Late entry £25 (after 3rd September 2016)


  • The WINNER of each section will receive a PLATE and £30.
  • PLUS an invitation to represent the UK CHESS ACADEMY in the International Chess Events in 2017.  
  • More detailed about International events visit the CALENDAR page click HERE.
  • 3,5 or more points will win Rosettes
  • Certificates for all  players.