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Page published 22 November 2023

2022-3 Junior News

EJCOA National Youth Finals

9 Jul 2023. Owen Crawford (Derby) shared second place in the under-16 tournament. Denele Dicen (Coventry Chess Academy) was second equal in the under-14 tournament. The finals were held at Nottingham High School.

Solihull Junior Open results

25 Jun 2023. Alex Holowczak

Midlands schools in EPSCA under-11 semi-finals

19 Jun 2023. The event was won by Hallfield Primary School, Birmingham with 19½ point. Nottingham HS were third on 17points, and Old Vicarage School Darley Abbey, Derbys were sixth.

Jude Shearsby best junior in English Championships

1 Jun 2023. Jude scored 4½ points at the English Championships held at Kenilworth and was placed ahead of two grandmasters and two international masters.

Warwickshire in EPSCA county Under-11 finals

29 Apr 2023. Warwickshire scored 33½ points and were fifth in the county team finals held at Nottingham High School. Winners were Kent on 52 points.

Midland Under-9 county teams in finals

22 Apr 2023. Nottinghamshire finished tenth and Leicestershire finished eleventh behind winners Richmond.

Warwickshire Junior Open results

3 Mar 2023. AlexH

New Chess Academy Started in Staffordshire

7 Feb 2023.  The club runs every Monday from 1.00pm  till 2.30 pm  except Bank Holiday Mondays.  Ryecroft Home Education Junior Chess Academy venue. Ryecroft Community Hub.  28 New Forest Road Ryecroft Walsall WS3 1TR.  Organiser and Founder Maryam Yasmin  phone number  07568 145 017.  Coaching provided by Eunice and Ray Dolan.  

Kenilworth Junior Open Results

21 Jan 2023. Alex Holowczak

Warwickshire Junior Champions

11 Dec 2022. Alex Holowczak

Birmingham Junior Open Results

9 Oct 2022. Alex Holowczak

For 2021-2 season junior news click here.