Canadian Youth Chess Championship is a national age group tournament sponsored by Chess Federation of Canada.

CYCC is a pathway to all international youth chess competitions that determines official representatives for the World Youth Chess Championship (WYCC), the World Cadets Chess Championship, the Pan American Youth Chess Championship and the North American Youth Chess Championship.

Your journey start at the NYYCC (or any other YCC)

North York Youth Chess Championship (NYYCC)
Seneca Hill runs 4 to 5 NYYCC every year.  Each single tournament is a CYCC qualifier. Players achieving a score of 2.5 or better in any one tournament will qualify to participate in the CYCC.

The best three tournament scores will also be used to computed for the Seneca Hill Grand Prix results. For details of the Grand Prix, please see here.

Current year NYYCC details and registration form are here.

Current year CYCC details and registration form are here.

News and other blog posts about this event are posted here.