Upcoming Events
ZPR Senior Invitational Event
17–23 Jul 2016
Rating band strictly from 1800-2150 FIDE. Age band is over 65 and 8 invites were extended in order of rating on the FIDE list.
Collon Summer Chess League
27 Jul – 30 Aug 2016
Closing date is July 24th, 16 entries already in and places are limited to 32 so early entry is advised.
Bray Open Club Championships 2016
27 Jul – 31 Aug 2016
This event will be played every Wednesday night from 7pm on July 27th to August 31st. Entries can be made below.
Junior Events
Munster Junior Championships 2016
17–18 Sep 2016
Co-located with the Munster Championships 2016
Latest News
World Youth U16 Olympiad 2016 July 22-29, Poprad, Slovakia
Glorney Gilbert International 2016 - Ireland retain Glorney and Robinson

See Glorney Gilbert International 2016 - Live Results, Boards and Reports for links to Results, PGNs and Tournament Report. Also Twitter @GlorneyGilbert #GlorneyChess.

Ulster Championships 2016 and Dun Laoghaire Rapidplay

The Ulster Chess Championships 2016 take place from 27-29 August in the Europa Hotel, Belfast. Dun Laoghaire Rapidplay takes place on 28 August in Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire

ZPR Senior Invitational

The ZPR Senior Invitational: A Round by Round Review is now available. Results can be seen here. The event finishes on July 23rd.

Further business on August 7th

An EGM will follow the adjournment of the general meeting on August 7th. More details here.

Two summer events upcoming on ICU Calendar: Reminder

July 27th sees the debut of a new event: the Collon Summer Chess League & also Bray Open Club Championships 2016 - which can be entered online via the event's ICU page.

A review from the last weekend of the Irish Championships

A report has been prepared on The last weekend of the 2016 Irish Championships. Congratulations to Stephen Jessel on winning his first Irish title & all the other prize winners!

Notice of the Holding of an EGM: August 7th, Buswells Hotel

An EGM has been requested by Mervyn Honner. Further details here.

Stephen Jessel
Stephen Jessel
Monika Gedvilaite
Monika Gedvilaite
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