Upcoming Events
The Mick Germaine Cup 2016
11 Dec 2016
It will be a six round swiss event open to teams of 4 players from schools or chess clubs.
The 2016 LCU Christmas Blitz
14 Dec 2016
5 euro entry, registration from 7.45pm.
The 15th Annual Gonzaga Charity Classic 2017
27–29 Jan 2017
As usual, all proceeds go to charity!
Junior Events
Leinster Junior Championships
1–4 Jan 2017
Entry = €20 flat fee.
"Check Mates" Primary School Rapid Event
7 Apr 2017
All playing standards welcome.
Latest News
The 2016 LCU Christmas Blitz and The Mick Germaine Cup 2016
12-1
01-12-2016

The Mick Germaine Cup 2016 & The 2016 LCU Christmas Blitz are the next 2 events on the ICU calendar & take place in Ierne S&S Club on the 11th & 14th of December respectively.

ICU Public Liability Insurance Policy for Clubs
11-30
30-11-2016

Details can be found here.

The Irish Woodturners Guild's chess board making contest
11-29
29-11-2016

Last month we brought you word of A different type of chess competition. Pictures from this chessboard making contest can be seen here.

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The 26th World Senior Chess Championship
11-28
28-11-2016

Anthony Fox is on the live boards today in round 9 of The 26th World Senior Chess Championship. Follow him here.

4 Nations Chess League
11-27
27-11-2016

Congrats to Enniscorthy & Gonzaga who won their first 2 4NCL matches.

40th Kilkenny Congress under way
11-26
26-11-2016

The 40th Kilkenny is just over, and was a great a success. Initial report is here

The National Club Championship 2017
11-22
22-11-2016

The National Club Championship 2017 sponsored by AwardsAndGifts will be held in the Gresham Hotel on March 4-5. Online entry is available here.

Leinster Junior Championships 2017
11-21
21-11-2016

Online entry is now open for the Leinster Junior Championships which takes place from January 1-4 in the Esplanade Hotel. €20 grants you entry to all events!

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