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
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


Sunday, December 1, 2019 - 00:00 DJCA Devon Junior Championships 

This event did not take place due to a mix up with the school booking.