Issue 6: March 2018
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News for juniors

Welcome to our March newsletter, which will keep you up-to-date with all the latest local events suitable for juniors. Please remember, we want to spread news of chess events for juniors in the region, so feel free to forward to friends and family to subscribe.

On behalf of Nottinghamshire Chess Association Junior Committee

Junior U130 Four Counties Quadrangular

Date: Sunday 25th March 2018
Venue: Fosse Way Academy, North Hykenham, Lincoln LN6 8DU
Time control: 50 mins + 10s increments

Must be graded U130 on August or January list. 3 ECF-graded games with games analysis where time with John Swain. We still need players to complete our team! For more info please contact Simon Scott.
Our next event is the Nottingham Congress, 21st and 22nd April 2018, again at Nottingham High School. Sections for all levels, 5 ECF graded standardplay games
Enter online or download a leaflet.

Midland Open Junior Championships

Dates: 3rd-5th April 2018
Venue: Kenilworth School CV8 2DA
Time control: 90 mins + 30s incs

There are separate sections for under-18, under-14, under-11, and under-9 players with prizes for best male and female players in each.

Rounds start at 10am and 3pm daily. All games ECF-graded and the U11, U14, and U18 sections will be FIDE-rated.

For further details and to enter, go to the MCCU website.

East Midlands Chess Academy Junior Grand Prix

Round 5: Friday March 16th; Round 6: Friday March 23rd
Venue: Bramcote Methodist Church Hall, Chapel Lane, Bramcote
Times: 7.00pm-9.00pm.
Ages: U14s, U12s, U10s and U8s sections. There will be group coaching session followed by an ECF graded game
Entry fee - £10.00 per session. There are 8 sessions between February and May, top 8 results count to the final score.

Email David Levens or phone 07341 282048 for more details.

Upcoming events

National Junior Squad Championships

Date: 7th-8th April 2018
Venue: Mercure Daventry Court Hotel, Daventry NN11 0SG
Time control: 90mins + 10s

5 rounds ECF standardplay (3 games Sat, 2 on Sun) open to all juniors. U10s, U12, U14s and U16s titles with prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd. An England Junior Squad qualifer. Enter here.

Yorkshire Junior Chess Events

Sheffield Junior Congress
Date: Saturday 17th March 2018
Venue: Ecclesall Junior School, Ringinglow Road, Sheffield S11 7PQ

York Junior Congress
Date: Sunday 22nd April 2018
Venue: Fishergate Primary School, Escrick St, York YO10 4AP

Both events are 6-round rapidplays for all levels of player.
Enter online for either at Yorkshire Junior Chess Association
Send us an email if you want more information
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