Upcoming Events
The British Online Championships 2021: Open & Women's Finals
24 Jul – 8 Aug 2021
For the Championship Finals the Irish Chess Union has one nominated place in each of the Open and Women's Championships. Final 30th July-7th August; Playoff 8th August.
The 100th Irish Championship 2021
31 Jul – 8 Aug 2021
Subject to Government Restrictions and with necessary precautions. We are currently limiting entries to 48.
The Irish Weekday Open 2021
2–6 Aug 2021
Subject to Government Restrictions and with necessary precautions. 5-round, FIDE rated Open Event with rounds commencing at 9am each morning. Time Control: 90 minutes + 30 second increment from move 1.
The Irish Championships 2021: Open Weekender
6–8 Aug 2021
Subject to Government Restrictions and with necessary precautions. We are currently limiting entries to 48.
Latest News
Irish 2021 First weekender
7-27
27-07-2021

Congrats to Gavin Sheahan for winning this event outright!

Tournament report - Glorney Gilbert International 2021 published
7-27
27-07-2021

Tournament report for 2021 Glorney Cup - Online published here

Irish U18 Girls win Gilbert Cup in Glorney 2021
7-23
23-07-2021

Ireland wins the Gilbert Cup (U18 Girls) 2021. Full results in link from article on 18-07-2021 below.

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100th Irish Championship First weekender Live games
7-23
23-07-2021

Games here.

The National Team Championships 2021: Postponed
7-20
20-07-2021

The National Team Championships 2021 are postponed. We hope to run this event later in the year.

Glorney Gilbert 2021 main event starts tonight - Go Irleand!
7-18
18-07-2021

The 2021 Glorney Cup - Online runs from Sunday 18th thru Friday 23rd . You can follow the results and Ireland's progress in https://chess-results.com/tnr569581.aspx?lan=1&art=0&flag=30

The 100th Irish Championship 2021: All set to go
7-13
13-07-2021

As things stand, we expect The 100th Irish Championship 2021 to go ahead as planned. Entries have reopened here as we now have room for 5 players

Selection report - Glorney Gilbert International 2021 published
7-12
12-07-2021

Selection report for 2021 Glorney Cup - Online published here

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