World Championship 2021

The World Jigsaw Puzzle Championship is a skill competition that recognizes and rewards the most skilled puzzle assemblers in the world. It is sponsored by the World Jigsaw Puzzle Federation, an organization made up of Associations and fans from more than 50 countries.

The WJPC consists of 3 independent categories: teams, pairs and individual, with the same person being able to participate in one or more categories. The tests are held during the last week of September at the Millennium Dome in Valladolid (Spain). The 2021 Championship will last 4 days (from Thursday 23 to Sunday 26 September) and is divided into two phases: qualifying and final.

The 3 first classified in each category will be distribuyed 4,000 euros in prizes along with many jigsaw puzzles from the sponsor.

Participants WJPC 2021

Important announcement

The uncertainty about the global evolution of the pandemic, the measures applied by the different countries and the period of validity of the same, make it impossible to venture as of today (Dec 2020) the situation in which we will find ourselves in September 2021. However, with the hope placed on the effectiveness of the vaccines and their rapid application, the WJPF hopes to be able to celebrate the WJPC by applying the current safety recommendations.

Based on a forecast of improvement on the current situation, the organization has planned a maximum occupancy of 50% of the capacity of the Millennium Dome along with other preventive measures (mandatory use of a mask, distance between participants, capacity control, disinfection of tables and chairs, etc.). In any case, the competent health authorities will establish the possible restrictions in due course, conditioning the celebration of the WJPC.


To register in any of the categories, follow these steps:

  • Register as a user through the following form . If your email is already registered, simply create a access password. You will receive in your mailbox the instructions to confirm your account and access the private area.
  • Access the private zone .
  • If you are going to register in pairs and/or teams, configure your profile with the option "my account" to generate the pairs and teams to be registered. You can also register other players from your account.
  • On the main page you will find access to register in the 3 categories in any of the profiles associated with your account.


Prizes: First classified € 500, 2nd classified € 300 and 3rd classified € 100.

Registration fee: € 20. Includes the official puzzle WJPC 500 pieces.


Prizes: First Pair classified € 700, 2nd classified € 400 and 3rd classified € 200.

Registration fee: € 25. Includes the official puzzle WJPC 500 pieces.


Prizes: First Team classified € 1.000, 2nd classified € 500 and 3rd classified € 300.

Registration fee: € 90. Includes the 6 puzzles used during the competition.

Milleniun Dome