Tuesday 26 September 2023 from 9.30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Expert coaching for boys and girls who are not yet at a very advanced level:

    ●   players who are unrated (usually because they have not played in a rated tournament), and

    ●   players with NSWJCL ratings below 700 (in other words, players who are not yet of a very high standard).

(Other coaching opportunities are available for stronger players contact us for details or click HERE.)

Coaching for Beginners our coaching clinics include a group for absolute beginners who do not yet know the moves. (Please tell us when booking if the student does not yet play.)

Eligibility:  Participants must be members of the NSW Junior Chess League and aged under 18 on the day of the clinic. 

For membership details click HERE.

Venue:  North Ryde Community Centre, 201 Coxs Road, North Ryde (between Lane Cove Road and Wicks Road).  See MAP.

   By train: 1.3km (16 minutes' walk) from Macquarie Park Railway Station [use East exit from station, turn left at top of escalators and proceed south-west along Lane Cove Road, turn left into Coxs Road].

   By bus: For bus details see MAP.

   By car: park in Coxs Road or in carpark opposite (limited time parking) or in nearby streets.

Phone: 0403 962 442 (emergency only).

Canteen: available for lunch and light refreshments.

Registration:  9.30 to 9.50 a.m. coaching begins at 9.50 a.m. and finishes at 3 p.m.
Players must leave or be collected from the venue by 3.30 p.m.

Fees:  $40 for the first child and $30 for each additional child of the same family (brothers and sisters).
(plus late fees if applicable see below)

Entry Deadline:  Saturday 23 September

No enrolments will be taken on the coaching day prior booking is essential to allow us to allocate students into graded groups and arrange for the appropriate number of coaches.

Late Fees:
   Late Payment Fee ($10 per family) for entries received, but not paid, by the entry deadline;
   Late Entry Fee ($20 per family) for entries neither received nor paid by the entry deadline (but no entries on the day see above).  

Please note that although online entries reach us immediately, internet banking payments can take a few days (depending on the bank) and postal deliveries can take from two to five days.

Bookings:  Bookings may be made by either of the following methods:

(1)  online via our website (see online entry), or

(2)  by post with the entry form.

Payment may be either:

   by internet banking (or direct deposit at any branch of the Commonwealth Bank)

        BSB:   062 028  (Commonwealth Bank, Town Hall branch)
   Account Number:   00904158  (NSW Junior Chess League)
It is important that you include a transaction description with the payment to enable us to identify it we suggest that this be the player's name (surname and given name or initials). Note that long descriptions will be truncated (how much depends on the bank it can be to as little as 14 characters).

   by cheque posted with the entry form to NSW Junior Chess League, 2 Northcote Avenue, Killara NSW 2071

     make cheque payable to NSW Junior Chess League and write player's name on reverse.
please do not rely on a posted entry for the Coaching Clinic without booking online (or by email) in case it is delayed in the post.

Enquiries:  Eunice Koh, email, or Richard Gastineau-Hills, phone 9498 2760.