What is Junior 4NCL?

The 4NCL is the Four Nations Chess League.

There is a separate Junior 4NCL competition for Under 18’s, also referred to as J4NCL. It is a team competition, and takes place over the course of three weekends each year.

Each weekend is independent, you do not have to commit to attending all three weekends.

You can enter a team of 5 or 6,. Players must meet minimum Rapidplay grades.

When are the Junior 4NCL Dates for 2018/2019?

The Junior 4NCL season runs over three weekends from October to April.

  • Weekend 1: Saturday 29th – Sunday 30th September 2018
    • At Mercure Daventry Court Hotel
  • Weekend 2: Saturday 21st – Sunday 22nd January 2019 (TBC)
  • Weekend 3: Saturday 22nd – Sunday 23rd April 2019 (TBC)

How do I join?

Form your team and submit player details to the 4NCL organisers for inclusion in the competition. Read the rules on the 4NCL website before applying.

An online and postal entry is available on the 4NCL website.

How much does it cost?

There is a team entry fee, the current fees are on the 4NCL website.