Upcoming Events
The Munster Championship 2017
22–24 Sep 2017
Discounted online entry at http://www.munsterchessunion.org. See flyer for details.
The Irish Rapid and Blitz Championships 2017
23–24 Sep 2017
Rapid and Blitz Champions qualify for the FIDE World Rapid and Blitz Championships in 2018.
The ICU AGM & EGM
24 Sep 2017
The 2017 Blitz Championships will conclude at 3pm and will be followed by the EGM at 3.30pm and the AGM at 4pm.
St. Andrew's Charity Classic
29 Sep – 1 Oct 2017
Discounted entry available until Wed 27th September. See flyer.
Latest News
Irish Rapid Championship 2017
9-22
22-09-2017

Follow pairings, results and more here.

Munster Chess Championships 2017
9-22
22-09-2017

The Munster Chess Championships is underway, you can follow it here

The Irish Rapid & Blitz Championships 2017: This weekend
9-22
22-09-2017

The Irish Rapid and Blitz Championships 2017 will be held this weekend in the Academy Plaza. Entries will be taken on the day but you can still enter online here.

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The Irish Women's Championship 2017
9-21
21-09-2017

WFMs Ioana Miller & Monika Gedvilaite are top seeds for The Irish Women's Championship 2017 which runs from November 10-12 in Buswells Hotel. Join them here

The Munster Championship 2017: This weekend
9-20
20-09-2017

The Munster Championship 2017 will be held this weekend (22-24 September) in the West County Hotel, Ennis. Enter here.

Irish New Year Norm Events 2018 (as part of the Philip Hogarty 10 Year Memorial)
9-19
19-09-2017

Irish New Year Norm Events 2018 will run from 3-7 January & already includes 7 Irish players; IM Lopez, FM O'Donnell, FM Brady, FM Jessel, FM Daly, Li & Delaney.

The Irish 50+/65+ Championships 2018
9-18
18-09-2017

The Irish 50+/65+ Championships 2018 will run from January 3-7 in the Talbot Hotel. Its open to players aged 50+ & includes 7 FIDE rated rounds. Enter here.

Funday Sunday at St. Andrews
9-17
17-09-2017

All welcome to the Funday Sunday at St Andrew's. Details here.

Philip Short & Alex Lopez
Philip Short & Alex Lopez
Monika Gedvilaite
Monika Gedvilaite
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