“Meet GM Samy!” Simultaneous Exhibition & Mini Lecture

Overview Date(s): August 3 (Sat), 2024 Venue: Osaki No. 2 Community Center (Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo) Format: Simultaneous…

Japan Open 2024

Regulations Dates/Venue/Format Date(s): Fri, 1 Nov 2024 – Mon (Holiday), 4 Nov 2024 Venue: Nagoya Congress…

FM title awarded

FIDE notified on July 10, 2024 awarding the title of FIDE Master (FM) to Shou Otsuka …

Japan Chess Classic 2024 Live Broadcast

Japan Chess Classic 2024, held from July 13 (Sat) to 16 (Tue), will be livestreamed on…

Kanagawa Rapid Chess Championship 2024

Overview Date(s): August 3 (Sat), 2024 Venue:Conference Room A, Yako-Distinct-Center (Yokohama-city, Kanagawa) Format:5-Round Swiss, 15m+10s/move, National…

Japan Rapid Chess Championship 2024-Results

Tournament Profile Dates: Sat, June 29th, 2024~Sun, June 30th, 2024 Venue: Curian(Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo) 5F  Format: 9R…

2024 Naniwa Open Chess Tournament

Overview Dates: August 10 (Sat) – 12 (Mon), 2024 Venue: Naniwa Kumin Center (Osaka City, Osaka)…

Gion Open III

Overview Dates: November 29(Fri)-December 1(Sun), 2024 Venue: Wajun-kaikan, Chion-in (Kyoto-city, Kyoto) Format: 6-Round Swiss, 90m+30s/move, FIDE…

Japan Senior Chess Championship 2024

Regulations Dates/Venue/Format Dates: Saturday, 17 August – Sunday, 18 August Venue: Shinagawa Ward General Kumin Hall…

Japan Women’s Chess Championship 2024

Regulations Dates/Venue/Format Dates: Saturday, 17 August – Sunday, 18 August Venue: Shinagawa Ward General Kumin Hall…

July 2024 Rating List

Rating List 2024-07-01(PDF) 2024-07-01(Excel)   Included in the calculation Period subjected to the calculation is May…

Report on the 1st NA Seminar and Notification of Exam Results

We recently announced the establishment of the National Arbiter System (NA System).   Establishment of National Arbiter…

Step-Up Chess Tournament

Tournament Regulation Dates/Venue/Format Date: Sat, August 24th, 2024 Venue: Shinagawa Ward General Kumin Hall “Curian” 5F Seminar…

Japan Rapid Chess Championship 2024 Live Broadcast

Japan Rapid Chess Championship 2024, held from June 29 (Sat) to 30 (Sun), 2024, will be…

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FIDE World Youth Chess Championships 2024

FIDE World Youth Chess Championships will be held from October 28th to November 10th in Florianópolis…

Announcements Concerning Programs of “Tokyo Chess Festival 2024”

We announce that programs of “Tokyo Chess Festival 2024”  have been altered and finalized.   This…

Easing of Regulations Concerning Electronic Devices in Tournaments

In all tournaments organized by Japan Chess Federati0n, All electronic devices are to be turned off…

Summer Kids Chess Tournament 2024

Regulations Dates/Venue/Format Date(s): Sun, 4 August 2024 Venue: Shinagawa Ward General Kumin Hall “Curian” 5F 5-18-1 Higashi-Oi,…

FIDE World Amateur Chess Championships 2024

FIDE World Amateur Chess Championships will be held from October 26th to November 5th in Rhodes,…