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 9 December - Transfer Chess Tournament and Presentation Day

Tuesday 22 to Friday 25 January 2019 - Summer School Holiday Chess Boot Camp from 9am to 5pm (rego at 8.45am each day)
- Coaching and Lighting
- Allegro
- Long Time Tournament

Latest News

  • Congratulations to our 2018 Australian Schools Teams Championships representatives
    - Primary Girls: Turner Primary (Erin Milne, Shriya Karthik, Sami Li and Harveen Melli)
    - Primary Open: Radford College (Ramon Luo, Arnav Jain, Keren Zhang and Eshaan Extross)
    - Secondary Open: Canberra Grammar School (Joshua Lee, Lachlan Ho, Thomas Lin and Louis Serfontein)
  • Lachlan Ho is the Under 14/16 Champion. Full details can be found here.
  • Joshua Lee is the 2018 ACT Junior Champion. Full details can be found here.

2018 ACF Olympiad Appeal

The Australian Chess Federation is holding an appeal for assistance in sending its team to the 43rd Chess Olympiad in Batumi, Georgia on 23 September - 7 October 2018. If you are interested in donating to the appeal you can do so here.

2017 End of Year Awards

The ACT Junior Chess League announced its awards for 2017. The award recipients were :
Best Player (Boy): Lachlan Ho
Best Player (Girl): Sulia Van Sebille
Most Active: Dexuan Kong
Most Improved: Luu Ha Tran
Volunteer of the Year: Jeff Suptut

Discuss ACT Junior Chess at Google Groups here

Hot External Links

Australian Chess Federation - Ratings Page.