By WebAdmin / 9th July 2018
Andrew Martin writes --- Jessica Mellor won today, gaining the Gold Medal. The most unexpected and amazing performance I have seen in 25 years of working on these trips. Let’s ...Read more ...
By WebAdmin / 6th July 2018
--- on Sunday 23rd September 2018 Last year over 50 teams from 40 secondary and prep schools played in the impressive surroundings of Eton College. All teams play five matches ...Read more ...
The English Chess Federation (ECF) is the governing chess organisation in England and is affiliated to FIDE – welcome to its Junior section! Traci Whitfield is the Director of Junior Chess & Education for the ECF [email]
Click these links to see the current English Youth Champions, the British Junior Champions, the County Youth Champions and the 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 … Check out the current Junior Selection Policy, Expression of Interest form and the Coaches Expression of Interest form
Code of Conduct | England Team FAQS | ECF Travel Insurance
Click for the English Chess Federation calendar, find your grade here, your FIDE rating here, the Master Points system here and the World Chess calendar here
|English Youth Grand Prix
Click here for the English Youth Grand Prix, EYGP rules and the Tournament Performance Calculator. The current EYGP standings can be found here
Information for organisers of junior events included in the EYGP
|The ECF Chess Academy
Find the Prospectus here and the Elite Junior Player Programmes page here
International Programme application form – here
[NOTE – please read about the programme in the prospectus first]
Elite Junior Player reports | Academy News from Mimi Khan
Academy Homework pages
Assessment dates and times
ECF NW Girls’ Rapidplay 2016 | ECF SE Girls’ Rapidplay 2017
|Counties & Clubs
Click for Counties U18/U13 | Click the link for the Junior Club map
Click for Secondary School rapidplay reports and Secondary School news
In addition – EPSCA, UKCC, CSC and the National Chess Junior Squad
|Junior Contacts / Support
Junior contacts, the Junior Directorate Bursary Fund and the John Robinson Youth Chess Trust
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.