KJCA Coaching Days

Our first Coaching day is fast approaching and we wanted to let you all know that we are again having two GM's coaching at Amherst School on Sunday 13th October.


You can register either online at http://www.kjca.org/event/61 or by emailing Sue Maguire at sue.maguire@btinternet.com.


The Kent Junior Chess Coaching Programme is one of the best in the country. It follows the Institute of Chess Scheme, which is the top, UK, chess coaching programme.  The courses are broad-based and lots of fun with classes to suit all, from novices to those teaching juniors in school or out-of-school chess clubs and for all those aspiring to the primary age county teams.


The dates and venues are as follows:

Sunday 13 October 2013: Amherst School, Witches Lane, Riverhead TN13 2AX.

Saturday 30 November 2013: Sandhurst Primary School, Rye Road, Sandhurst TN18 5JE.

Saturday 18 January 2014: Sevenoaks Primary School, Bradbourne Park Road, Sevenoaks, TN13 3LB.

Sunday 9 February 2014: Barming Primary School, Belmont Close, Barming ME16 9DY.


The timetable for each coaching day (approximate):

  • Introduction:                     9.45
  • 1st coaching session:   10.00~11.00
  • 2nd coaching session:  11.30~12.30
  • Lunch Break:              12.30~1.30
  • 3rd coaching session:    1.30~2.30
  • 4th coaching session:    3.00~4.00
  • Departure:                        4.15.

 We very much look forward to welcoming many of you there!