LJCC is one of the country's most prestigious junior chess events.
Qualifying events for U8, U10 & U12 age groups run in different venues throughout the autumn term.
U14 and above can enter the finals without prior qualification.
Thank to everyone who competed in and supported LJCC 2023
Final results can be found here:2023 Results
The London Junior Chess Championships originated in 1924
as the London Boys Championship. The championships are organised by The London Junior Chess Championship Charitable Trust, registered charity number 1129010. Titles are awarded for seven age groups, Under 8, Under 10, Under 12, Under 14, Under 16, Under 18 and Under 21. To play in the Under 8, Under 10 or Under 12 Finals you must first qualify, either via a qualifying tournament or by r. Qualification is not required for the older age groups.
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