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2008 Victorian Junior Championship



The 2008 Victorian junior championships will be organised on behalf of Chess Victoria by the Canterbury Junior Chess Club. at the Chess Victoria premises at 3 Rochester Road on the dates specified on the CV calendar.
The championships will be held as 2 separate tournaments as follows

Tournament 1

Under 12, Under 10, Under 8, Boys and Girls

7 rounds
SaturdayJune 28 Round 1: at 10:00
  Round 2: at 12:15
  Round 3: at 14:30
SundayJune 29 Round 4: at 10:00
 Round 5: at 12:15
  Round 6: at 14:30
  Round 7: at 16:45

Entry fee:  $45 less $10 early bird discount if paid by June 20

Rate of play:  40 minutes plus 30 seconds from move one.


Tournament 2

Under 18, Under 16, Under 14, Boys and Girls

9 rounds
MondayJune 30 Round 1: at 13:00
  Round 2: at 16:00
TuesdayJuly 1 Round 3: at 10:00
  Round 4: at 13:00
  Round 5: at 16:00
WednesdayJuly 2 Round 6: at 12:00
  Round 7: at 15:00
ThursdayJuly 3 Round 8: at 12:00
  Round 9: at 15:00

Entry fee $55 less $10 early bird discount if paid by June 20

Rate of play: 75 minutes plus 30 seconds from move one.

How to Enter

Print the attached entry form and send with cheque only to:
2008 Victorian Junior Championships 
6 Andrew Street Forest Hill, 3131
[Cheques have to be made out to Canterbury Junior Chess
visit the venue Tuesday or Friday nights and pay cash or Cheque

Titles and eligibility

Each entrant is required to nominate the title for which he / she wishes to compete. Tournaments to determine titleholders may be combined or held separately, according to the number of entrants and the titles for which they elect to compete. Where more than one title is to be determined in a tournament, the highest-scoring eligible player in that tournament shall be awarded the title in the highest age group within the tournament concerned. A female player is eligible to hold one girls title and one open title in the same or in different age groups. The 2008 Championships will determine holders of the following titles

TitleYear of birth [or later]
Victorian Junior Champion1990
Victorian Girls Champion1990
Victorian under 16 Champion1992
Victorian Girls under 16  Champion1992
Victorian under 14 Champion1994
Victorian Girls under 14 Champion1994
Victorian under 12 Champion1996
Victorian Girls under 12 Champion1996
Victorian under 10 Champion1998
Victorian Girls under 10 Champion1998
Victorian under 8 Champion2000
Victorian Girls under 8 Champion2000

All games in the will be rated on the ACF ratings list. 

The venue is located at 3 Rochester Road Canterbury and is within 5 minutes walk from Canterbury Station.
The venue is close to the famous Maling Road shops
There is ample parking nearby                                                         the trophies

All Junior tournaments in Victoria are run on a tight budgets
and this the 2008 Vic Junior championships is no exception.
Donations are most welcome and are starting to come in

Canterbury Junior Chess$50018.5.08
Kai and Wendy Tan$7518.5.08