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Blitz Entry Fees and Prizes

Entry Requirements for Junior Events

All players in the junior sections must be Welsh Qualified, registered members of the WCU and registered with FIDE as Welsh at the time of entry.

Entrants who are not already members of the WCU, or registered with the WCU through clubs, will be automatically registered with the WCU by the tournament officials. Registration is free for the first  season (2022-23). For the U501 section, players must be in year 7 or below.


















Welsh U14, U12, and U10 Championships 2023

25th-26th March 10:00am


Also The WCU Spring Blitz
Sunday 26th March, 2:30pm


Junior U501/Unrated Rapid Play

Saturday 25th March, 10:30am


Mercure Cardiff North Hotel

Circle Way East,


Cardiff CF23 9XF

Entry Fees and Prizes

Tournament Director:

Kevin Staveley

57, Treharne St., Cwmparc, Rhondda, CF42 6LH

(01443) 772750


Players who need a Welsh FIDE ID should contact Robert Taylor by email. Please include your date of birth.

Junior Championships: £25 (U501 £10)


Trophies will be awarded to the first three players in each section

Spring Blitz: £20


Minimum 1st Prize: £120.

Other prizes will be announced at the event