Wantage Junior Chess Tournament 2018

The Wantage Chess Club are organising a tournament for young people in the St John’s Rooms at the Parish Church, Main Street, GROVE OX12 7LQ on Saturday 28th April. Play starts at 9.30 am (registration between 9 am and 9.15 am) and will finish by 1.00 pm.

Sections will be organised by age group e.g. under 7 under 8 etc. and open. Sections may be merged or divided for scheduling purposes if necessary. Players from outside the Wantage area with ECF reference grades may only enter the Open Section.

Prizes will be awarded and each player will receive a commemorative certificate.

No particular standard is required and the organisers expect entries from beginners as well as more accomplished players. Light refreshments will be available free to contestants. Tea and coffee will be available for parents at a small charge.

Entry is free.
​The Rotary Club of Wantage is pleased to sponsor this event

To enter print this page and fill in the entry form below Or read it and then email the details requested to: - [email protected] or [email protected]

Any Questions to Ray Cordon 01235 764264, Peter Hemmings 01235 762504 or use email.

Wantage Junior Chess Tournament Entry Form

Name of Player: _________________________     Date of Birth ________________

School: _______________________________________

Parents Telephone No./Mobile No.___________________________________

Email Address:___________________________________

I understand that children must not leave the venue during the tournament unless accompanied by a parent or other responsible adult. Appropriate child supervision guidelines will be observed but note that the organisers are not able to act in loco parentis. (Parents are welcome to stay during the tournament).

My son/daughter should be/need not be* excluded from any photographs taken at the event.
(* delete as preferred).

Signature of Parent:___________________________________


Please send completed form to:
         Peter Hemmings,
         8, Vicarage Close
         Grove. OX12 7NS
or send email to

Closing date Wednesday 25 April. Late entries only accepted at the organisers’ discretion.