2020 Olympiad Women’s Section Coach Application accepted

National Chess Society of Japan – NCS, Federation of Japan under FIDE is accepting applications for…

Tokyo Chess Festival

A friendly tournament in the fall in Tokyo (hopefully in some nice cooler weather!). There will…

Japan Club/Team Chess Championship 2019

Probably the biggest chess event of the year in Japan! Only 34 team spots are available…

FIDE Standard time control questionnaire

There have been a lot of opinions on shorter time control games to be included on…

2020 Khanty-Mansiysk Chess Olympiad National Team Members

Open Section: 1. (Japan Open 2019) 2. (Japan Open 2019) 3. (Japan Championship 2020) 4. (Japan…

2020 Chess Olympiad Players Selection Criteria

The player selection criteria for 2020 Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia Chess Olympiad is as follows: Open Section: The…

August NCS Ratings

NCS2019_08_01 Date Name City 2019/06/22, 06/29 Kitasenju Chess Club Tokyo 2019/06/23 Nagoya Chess Club Chiba 2019/06/23,…

Japan Youth and Cadets Chess Championship 2019

Japan Youth & Cadets Chess Championship 2019 Regulations Dates: Youth – July 26, 27, 28. Cadets…

July NCS Ratings

Please download from here. NCS2019_0702  

Tournaments used for the next NCS rating list

Below is the list of tournaments used to calculate the next rating list that will be…