New: Because of the COVID pandemic, no NEJCA over the board competitions have been scheduled for the coming season. On-line play and tournaments have emerged, providing opportunities to maintain and develop player’s chess skills during these difficult times. For further details of upcoming online tournaments see below. Contact details click HERE
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Online Play & Tournaments
A number of Junior events are now advertised on the Chess Scotland website www.chessscotland.com under the “Junior Events” heading on the home page. Lichess www.lichess.org is also a good site for casual play and competitions but for safety, parents and carers are advised to use the security features or supervise the games.
Next Chess Scotland & Junior board Online Event
Venom (Onlinejunior)2021. Sun Oct 24 (1 day event). For more details see www.chessscotland.com/news-post/venom-online-junior-2021