ECF Juniors

New Junior Selection Policy 2019

New Junior Selection Policy 2019

The new Junior Selection Policy is now available here or via the link below on the Juniors homepage. Players who have qualified will be contacted in early February. Any enquiries should be sent to Alex Holowczak at
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Tournaments attended by Chess Academy children

Tournaments attended by Chess Academy children

Chess Academy children have played in a range of tournaments (both national & international) this year from April to October 2018. Some of these are listed below including where they ...
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The English Chess Federation (ECF) is the governing chess organisation in England and is affiliated to FIDE – welcome to its Junior section! Alex Holowczak is the Director of Junior Chess & Education for the ECF [email]

English Youth Champions | British Junior Champions | County Youth Champions | Junior Rapidplay Champions
Playing for England
Follow this link to see the teams and read the reports from the World Youth, the European Youth and more …
Junior Selection Policy | Code of Conduct | England Team FAQS | ECF Travel Insurance
The ECF Chess Academy
Prospectus [pending] | Elite Junior Player Programmes | Elite Junior Player reports
Academy News from Mimi Khan | Assessment dates and times
English Youth Grand Prix
English Youth Grand Prix | EYGP rules | Tournament Performance Calculator
Current EYGP standings | Information for organisers of junior events included in the EYGP
Girls’ Chess
New — ECF SE Girls’ Rapidplay 2018
Archive — ECF NW Girls’ Rapidplay 2016 | ECF SE Girls’ Rapidplay 2017
Junior chess players
Find your ECF grade, your FIDE rating, the Master Points page and the World Chess calendar
Why not explore the ECF Certificate of Excellence?
Secondary School rapidplay reports | Secondary School news
Links – EPSCA, UKCC, CSC and the  National Chess Junior Squad
Counties U18/U13
Junior Contacts / Support
Junior contacts, the Junior Directorate Bursary Fund and the John Robinson Youth Chess Trust
FIDE Academies
Applications for endorsement
Please note – the links to external websites on this page are being provided as a convenience and for informational purposes only; they do not constitute an endorsement or an approval by the ECF of any of the products and services available or opinions expressed on or accuracy of these other websites.
In addition, the ECF does not endorse, support or accept any liability for any junior international teams run by other organisations.


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