Upcoming Events
The Kilkenny Congress 2017
17–19 Nov 2017
Online entry now open - as usual, a free blitz will take place on Sunday night.
The 2017 LCU Christmas Blitz
11 Dec 2017
5 euro entry, registration from 7.45pm. Lots of prizes and fun guaranteed! Food will also be provided on the night.
The Philip Hogarty 10 Year Memorial
1–7 Jan 2018
To celebrate the life of Philip Hogarty - former ICU Chairperson, junior international and founding member of Jobstown CC.
Irish New Year Norm Events 2018
3–7 Jan 2018
Entries must be confirmed with organiser before payment can be made.
Latest News
LCU Christmas Blitz: 5 weeks to go

The 2017 LCU Christmas Blitz will take place in Ierne S&S Club on the 11th of December. The entry fee is 5 euro & registration is from 7.45pm.

The Irish 50+/65+ Championships 2018: 6 weeks to go

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.

Kilkenny International Masters

Gerry Graham reports on the 41st Kilkenny International here

Munster Junior Championships, Ennis, 2/3 Dec 2017

The Munster Junior Championships 2017 will take place from 2-3 December in the West County Hotel, Ennis. Further details can be seen here.

The Leinster Junior Chess Grand Prix: Second event

The Leinster Junior Chess Grand Prix: Second event will take place on November 26 in Taney Parish Centre, Dundrum. Further details and online entry here.

The Mick Germaine Cup 2017: 3 weeks to go

The Mick Germaine Cup 2017 for teams of 4 junior players takes place on Sunday 10th December in the Ierne Sports & Social Club. Details here.

The 16th Annual Gonzaga Charity Classic 2018: 6 GMs Confirmed

The 16th Annual Gonzaga Charity Classic 2018 will run from 26-28 January. Last year's event raised €3,000 for charity & had over 220 entrants. Enter here.

Irish Women's Championship 2017: The winners

The Irish Women's Championship 2017 was won by Ioana Miller. Results here.

The Irish Women's Championship Winners 2017

Philip Short & Alex Lopez
Philip Short & Alex Lopez
Ioana Miller
Ioana Miller
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