Past events

Title About Results
Tuesday, November 12, 2019 - 13:45 ECF National Schools' U19 Championship Qualifier

Team event for secondary schools 

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 (All day) Abbey Autumn Chess Day

Chess Day for years 3 to 7 - includes tournaments, lunch and swimming in the school indoor heated pool for those who would like. 


To enter go to


Saturday, October 5, 2019 (All day) DJCA Riviera Tournament

 Go to

to enter online.

Sunday, June 9, 2019 (All day) Devon Delancey UK Chess Challenge Megafinal

Qualification needed for all primary age groups.

Online entry NOW AVAILABLE on the UK Chess Challenge website for this event.

Thursday, April 11, 2019 (All day) Abbey Easter Chess Day

Chess Day with tournaments for children in years 3 -7 as part of the school holiday club. Lunch provided, and we hope to include a swimming session in the school pool. 

To enter go to


Saturday, March 16, 2019 (All day) DJCA Spring Open

Devon Junior Chess Association Spring Open tournament with U9, U11, Under 14 and Under 18 sections.

Saturday, January 12, 2019 (All day) West of England & South Wales Team Jamboree

Invited / selected players only

Thursday, January 3, 2019 (All day) Abbey School Chess Day

Chess Day for those in years 3 to 7 inclusive organised within the School holiday club, run by Tim Onions and Victor Cross. Entry will include the chess tournaments, a swimming session in the schools' heated indoor pool and lunch will be provided. To enter go to

Sunday, December 9, 2018 - 00:30 Devon Junior Championships

Premier tournament for juniors in Devon, includes U9 and U11 school team competitions.
See attached for all the details and a link to the DJCA page to enter.

Sunday, November 18, 2018 - 09:30 Torquay Boys' Grammar School 2nd Open Junior Tournament

Online entry at the DJCA website: