Upcoming Events
The Cork Congress 2017
31 Mar – 2 Apr 2017
Round 1 Friday 8pm , Prizegiving Sunday around 6pm.
The 2017 Irish Intervarsities sponsored by AwardsandGifts
8 Apr 2017
5 euro entry - open to all 3rd level students.
Tralee Classic
13–17 Apr 2017
More information here: http://www.icu.ie/articles/656
Junior Events
"Check Mates" Primary School Rapid Event
7 Apr 2017
All playing standards welcome.
The CPL Irish Junior Championships 2017
7–9 Apr 2017
Many special offers for early entrants - see flyer for more details.
The CPL Irish Festival of Junior Chess 2017
9 Apr 2017
In conjunction with the Irish Junior Championships. Rapid chess tournaments with prizes for U10, U12, U14. The entry fee is €10 and can be paid online here https://www.icu.ie/items/new?fee_id=210 or at the venue. There will no charge for the parents’ event.
Latest News
The Irish Junior Championships 2017: Early Entry Deadline

There are just 3 days left to avail of early entry rates to The CPL Irish Junior Championships 2017, to be held from April 7-9. Join the 140 entrants here.

The Irish Championships 2017: IM Norms possible

IM Gavin Wall - the 7th entrant to The Irish Championships 2017 - joins Baburin, Lopez, Daly, O'Donnell, Li & Delaney. 2300s+ have 6 days to enter free

Junior Chess Festival

The CPL Irish Festival of Junior Chess 2017 is on Sunday 9th April in Sligo. A fun day for all ages (incl parents and grandparents!)

Cork Congress 2017

The Cork Congress 2017 takes place this weekend in the Metropole Hotel, McCurtain Street, Cork City. Enter here.

Glorney Gilbert International 2017 - 4 months to go!

The Glorney Gilbert International 2017 takes place from July 23-26. With 4 months to go, we look back at Glorney Gilbert International 2016 - Tournament Report which saw Ireland retain the Glorney & Robinson Cups!

City of Belfast Championships 2017

The City of Belfast Championships 2017 will take place from May 6-7 in QUB, Belfast. It is a 6 round swiss event with under & over 1600 sections. Details here.

ICU Tralee Classic - Norm Tournament & Supporting Events

Last call for entries to the Tralee Classic Norm Events. Current entries can be seen here while details can be seen here.

Junior Events this weekend

There are 125 entries for The CPL Irish Junior Championships 2017 & there is plenty of opportunity for practice at the following events: LCU Junior Grand Prix 2, U8 Rapid Tournament & Junior Coaching 2017 - Session 2.

Stephen Jessel
Stephen Jessel
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