Forthcoming events

Title Venue About Entry form
Sunday, October 17, 2021 - 09:45 4th Torquay Boys' Grammar School Junior Open Torquay Boys' Grammar School, Shiphay Manor Drive, Torquay Devon TQ2 7EL

Over the board tournament for all Under 18s


For more details and to enter




There are tournaments and coaching days held in the county. Use this site to get information about events including those organised by the Devon Junior Chess Association.
For adult chess events and news see the Chess Devon website; the junior news is here and should have results from previous tournaments.

A note about the Devon Junior Chess Association:
This association exists to promote junior chess in the county. It organises tournaments and coaching days for players of all abilities from those who are new to competitive chess right through to those who play at county level. Players from the age of 7 through to those in their teens take part in the events and come from many schools and the junior clubs that exist in the county. The association selects and runs county Under 11 and Under 9 teams.

There are also events for over 11s run on behalf of the Devon County Chess Association which includes the County Under-14 team.

Past events

Title About Results
Wednesday, June 2, 2021 - 14:00 Franco's Open Air Tournament

Details are on the entry form attached.

Entries to date 

George McNally

Aritra Paul

Tejosh Paul

Alfie Sequiera

Oliver Cafiro

Antonio Cafiro

Piran Wills

Rayaan Hussain

Alasdair Marr

Owen Eccles

Ali Rizvi

Yokesh Ganesan

Jamie Glasson

Ralph Jameson

Ross Jameson

Blake Jeffery

John Dyer

William Blatchford

Dominic Crump

William Roberson



4 places remain 

Saturday, March 14, 2020 - 00:00 DJCA Devon Junior Championships (re-scheduled)

This will be held with the addition of an Under 13 section (years 7 and 8), at Teign School, KIngsteignton.

Link to enter:

Sunday, February 2, 2020 - 00:00 Torquay Boys' Grammar School 3rd Open Junior Tournament

Entry now open go to

Saturday, January 11, 2020 - 00:00 West of England & South Wales Team Jamboree

Chepstow. County U-14 and U-18 teams only this year - invited players only.

Friday, January 3, 2020 - 00:00 Abbey New Year Chess Day

To enter, go to