Bishop Hedley High School in Merthyr Tydfil hosted the third Welsh qualifier for the Welsh Junior Championships on Saturday 1 November. This was a six-round event, with players scoring four or more qualifying for the 'championship' section of the finals.
- In the under 12s, first place went to Chirag Guha with 6, followed by Susanna Fraser, who scored 5 and Duncan MacDonald, who scored 4.
- In the under 11s, Merlin Davies scored 6, followed by Cian Grattidge, who netted 4 points.
- The winner of the under 10s was Nayana Kalavala, with a score of 6. Joel Chung scored 5, followed by three players on 4 points: Hiya Ray, Kory Thomas and Adam Ahmad Azm.
- Joint winners of the under 9s were Nye Bradfield and Ellison Smith, both scoring 4.
- The winner of the under 8s was Ethan Chung with a score of 6. Daniel Chung came second with 5, followed by Jonathan Davies with 4.