ACT Junior Chess League
Promoting Junior Chess in the Capital
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ACT Junior Chess League
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Welcome to the webpage of the ACT Junior Chess League, a non profit organisation aiming to promote chess at all levels for all junior players in the ACT and surrounding areas.

Next Events

Sunday 10 December - Transfer Chess Tournament and Presentation Day. Details can be found here

Monday 22 to Thursday 25 January 2018 - Summer Holiday Boot Camp
- 22 January Coaching and Lightning
- 23 January Allegro
- 24 to 25 January Tournament

Latest News

  • Ruofan Xu wins the Under 14/16 Championships. Results can be found here
  • Lachlan Ho is the 2017 Under 12 Champion in a tiebreak from Siddhant Badrinarayan. Results can be found here.
  • Dexuan Kong wins the Spring Boot Camp Allegro. Results can be found here.
  • Dillon Hathiramani is the 2017 ACT Junior Champion and Athena Hathiramani is the ACT Junior Girls Champion. Results can be found here.
  • Congratulations to Lyneham High (Open Secondary), Turner School (Girls Primary) and Radford College (Open Primary in a playoff) who have all qualified for the 2017 Australian Schools Teams Championships.

Special Anouncements

2017 Johns-Putra Australian Junior Elite Training Squad (JETS) and Reserves

Congratulations to all the ACT players who participated in the 2017 Johns-Putra Junior Elite Training Squad or Reserves in Canberra from 3-7 July!
Saffron Archer, Siddhant Badrinarayan, Athena Hathiramani, Dillon Hathiramani, Sulia Van Sebille, Albert Winkleman, Ruofan Xu and Joshua Lee (Reserve)

Discuss ACT Junior Chess at Google Groups here

Hot External Links

Australian Chess Federation - Ratings Page.