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Event Calendar (Tournaments) Calendar views: Default (all events) | Saturday Afternoon Events | Tournaments | County Team Matches
For events that have already taken place, see the Results page; for school matches, see the Leagues page.
* - indicates an event in Berkshire, but not run by BJCA; see event details for how to enter
** - indicates external event outside Berkshire
Where available, online entry is available up to 6pm the night before the event.
Entry forms will specify a date by which entries must be received.
Sept, 2017 Sat, 30 SAE - Abbey Junior    (Online Entry)   (Entry Form)
Oct, 2017 Sat, 07 County Team Trials (U9, U11, and U11 Girls)    (Online Entry)   (Download Entry Form)
  11:30am arrival for 12:00 noon start; 6:00pm Prize Giving
Sat, 14 Berkshire Junior Championship
  Visit the championship section of the website, where you can enter online using Paypal.
Nov, 2017 Sat, 04 SAE - Polehampton    (Online Entry)   (Entry Form)
Sat, 18 SAE - Reading School    (Online Entry)   (Entry Form)
Sun, 26 ** LJCC Qualifying Tournament & Training Day
  ECF graded & London Junior Chess Championships qualifying event and training day, organised by Grand Master & Former World U18 Champion Nick Pert. U12, U10 & improvers' sections as well as training in-between each round. Hosted at the stunning Wellington College, Crowthorne, Berkshire. 12.45pm - 6pm. Online booking available.
Dec, 2017 Sat, 02 SAE - Wellington College    (Online Entry)   (Entry Form)
  The event will be held in the Maths Department.
Sat, 16 ** London Junior Championships: Under 10 & 14
(event runs from Sat, 16 to Sun, 17)
Wed, 27 ** London Junior Championships: Under 8, 12, 16, 18 & 21
(event runs from Wed, 27 to Fri, 29)
Jan, 2018 Sat, 13 SAE - St Nicholas, Hurst    (Online Entry)   (Entry Form)
Sat, 20 SAE - Downsway (tbc)    (Online Entry)   (Entry Form)
Sat, 27 SAE - Radstock    (Online Entry)   (Entry Form)
** South of England Junior Chess Championships
(event runs from Sat, 27 to Sun, 28)   (Download Entry Form)
  Download entry form or enter online at
Feb, 2018 Sat, 03 SAE - St Michael's, Sandhurst (tbc)    (Online Entry)   (Entry Form)
Sat, 17 ** Wiltshire & West of England Junior Open Championships
(event runs from Sat, 17 to Sun, 18)   (Download Entry Form)
  Information from Bev Schofield (
Apr, 2018 Sat, 21 UK Chess Challenge 'Last Chance Saloon' Qualifier
Sun, 29 ** UK Chess Challenge Berkshire MegaFinal
July, 2018 Sat, 21 ** UK Chess Challenge Southern Gigafinal
(event runs from Sat, 21 to Sun, 22)
  Under 7 to Under 10 Boys on the Saturday;
Under 11 to Under 18 Boys and all Girls sections on Sunday.
Fri, 27 ** 103rd British Chess Championships
(event runs from Fri, 27 to Sun, 05)
Aug, 2018 Sat, 11 ** UK Chess Challenge Terafinal
(event runs from Sat, 11 to Sun, 12)