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Sep 20
2022

Junior Regional and Upcoming Thanksgiving Tournament

By Wanjing Hu
Calgary Junior Regional was a success! Continue the fun with Thanksgiving Tournament!
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2022-09-20 08:24:07 by Wanjing Hu

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Sep 1
2022

Back to School & Calgary Junior Regional Tournaments Open for Registration

By Wanjing Hu


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2022-09-01 09:44:33 by Yao Wang

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Aug 30
2022

CJCC 2022-2023 Membership Renewal

By Wanjing Hu
CJCC 2022-2023 membership renewal is now open! 
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2022-08-30 08:02:26 by Yao Wang

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Aug 21
2022

2022 NAYCC is a Success!

By Wanjing Hu


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2022-08-26 07:25:58 by Yao Wang

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Jun 15
2022

Chess in the library is back


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2022-06-15 09:09:52 by Yao Wang

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Mar 29
2022

AYCC travel grants

By Sean Wu

2022 AYCC will be held in Edmonton on April 23-24. Travel grant holders must provide receipts to be reimbursed for their travel expenses. 

To be eligible for travel grants, a player must have particiated minimum of 3 CJCC monthly events (tournaments or chess schools, coaching in chess school or chess-in-library also counts) between September 1, 2021 and April 22, 2022. 

For those who have won the tournaments (CYCC on Mar 19/20) but have not played enough tournament in CJCC, you can consider to play the two tournaments on April 2nd and April 10th, then you will be eligible for the travel grants. 

2022-03-29 03:19:47 by Yao Wang

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Mar 22
2022

2022 Alberta Chess Challenge

By Sean Wu
We were informed that the 2022 Canadian Chess Challenge would be held online in June, and Alberta Chess Challenge should also be online as CMA (Chess and Math Association) required. 

Now, Alberta Chess Challenge will be hosted by Derek Thomas in Edmonton, who will post the registration form in ACA and CJCC will repost after. 

Derek has not decided the date yet, but most likely it would be Apr. 30 or May 1st. 

Sean
2022-03-22 07:52:06 by Yao Wang

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Mar 15
2022

Over the board chess is back!

The Calgary Junior Chess Centre has restarted hosting in person competitions!  The tournaments take place at the Renert School.  See upcoming events for our competitions.

2022-03-15 08:48:51 by Vlad Rekhson

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Feb 17
2022

NAYCC 2022 Calgary -- NORTH AMERICAN YOUTH CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP

By GWU
BREAKING NEWS
2022-02-18 09:32:38 by G WU

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Nov 28
2021

The last two events in 2021

We will have December Chess School on December 5th, and Alberta Junior Chess Championship on Dec. 19th, you can start register from Nov. 28, don't miss the good chance to play chess and have fun. 
2021-11-28 10:18:30 by Yao Wang

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Nov 25
2021

November Chess School

By Sean Wu
November Chess school is cancelled due to the schdule conflict with Southern Alberta Open, where most of our instructors will play. We will update our schedule of events in December (probably we will have December chess school and Chrimats party, both should be held online). 

2021-11-25 01:32:51 by Yao Wang

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Nov 7
2021

We are planning to go back to OTB soon

By Sean Wu
We are supposed to have Alberta Junior championship organized by Edmonton Chess Club on Nov. 6, but they didn't have enough space to run the tournament, we won't have it this year. 

We will organize 1 or 2 online tournament, which is Rememberance tournament on Nov. 20 and Novermber chess school on Nov. 28. Hopefully, after that, we can have our OTB tournaments in December. 

Please remember to renew your CJCC membership before registering any of our tournaments. 
2021-11-07 10:31:16 by Yao Wang

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Oct 23
2021

October Chess School

Oct Chess School will have one hour session of chess class for 4 different levels: Beginner, Novice, Intermediate and Open.
Oct 2021 Chess School followed by an 4-round CFC rated Tournament on lichess.org. (we will have only two sections to play the tournament)
Chess School:
Oct 23, 1pm - 2pm (meeting room opens from 12:45 pm) on Zoom.
Fee: $10 for members. Sibling member price is $7. Sign-up without a valid membership will be removed.
2021-10-20 08:38:17 by Yao Wang

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Sep 25
2021

CJCC tournaments schedule

By Sean Wu
Dear chess kids and parents:

To comply with public health restrictions, we decide to change all our tournaments from October to December to online. We will post our events on our website shortly, and here is our draft schedule. 

Oct. 2nd      Thanksgiving tournament (monthly tournament)
Oct. 9th          Calgary Junior Regional championship 
Oct. 24th      Octorber chess school
Nov. 6th      Alberta Junior championship (TBD)
Nov. 13th     Rememberance Tournament (Monthly tournament)
Nov. 28th      November Chess school 
Dec. 4th          Christmas tournament (Monthly tournament)
Dec. 19th       December chess school 

To participate these tournaments, you need to be member of CJCC, if you don't have a good standing membership, please go to https://www.calgaryjuniorchess.com/CJCC/WebPage/WebPage/22937/MembershipRegistration to regist one. Our membership fee is $10 for one year. (Expired at the end of June 2022)

Also, if you don't have a CFC number, you can register one at https://www.chess.ca/en/players/membership-join/  you don't need to pay the annual CFC membership fee for now. 
2021-09-25 10:37:35 by Yao Wang

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Sep 19
2021

2021 Back to School Tournament

Venue: Renert School (Portable building)
Tournament Director: Sean Wu
Schedule: 1:00 – 1:15 Check-In
(Players who arrive after 1:15 will be paired for Round 2.)
1:30 5-round tournament begins
Beginner/Novice
Intermediate/Open
Time Control: 20min 5 sec delay
2021-09-13 04:50:55 by Yao Wang

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Jul 28
2021

Seeking Volunteers for Chess in the Library

By Ian Zhao
Chess in the Library is one of the programs that the Calgary Junior Chess Centre offers in partnership with the Calgary Public Library, and we need your help! 
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2021-07-28 04:36:50 by Yao Wang

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Jan 23
2021

ACA Workshop - Organizing Online Tournaments

ACA has asked our club to share the experience to help other chess communities gaining more confidence on running their own online events. 

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2021-01-19 07:10:14 by Yao Wang

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Jan 16
2021

Calgary Chess Challenge

By Yao Wang
CJCC 2021 first event - Calgary Chess Challeng

Registration deadline: 10:00pm on January 14. Only open to juniors Calgary and surrounding areas (Airdrie, Okotoks,etc). 

- Time:  Jan 16th, 2021 1:30pm

- Sections by Grades (Grade 1-12): Sections might be combined if there are not sufficient players in certain grade. Kindergarteners and pre-schooler must register Grade 1 section.


2020-12-28 02:56:06 by Yao Wang

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Dec 21
2020

Christmas Girls Chess Camp - Dec 21-23

By Yao Wang
CJCC is exciting to announce that our Girls Chess Camp is returning for this Christmas. 

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2020-12-16 07:59:01 by Yao Wang

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Nov 22
2020

November Chess School

November Chess School followed by an 4-round CFC rated Tournament on lichess.org. will be held on Nov. 22 1  - 2 pm.

Chess School:      Nov 22nd, 1pm - 2pm (meeting room opens from 12:45 pm) on Zoom. 

Registration:      https://www.calgaryjuniorchess.com/CJCC/event/event/24530

2020-11-20 08:51:27 by Yao Wang


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