Preparing and playing in your first classic tournament


Classic chess refers to games where players have 60mins or more playing time on each of their clocks. This means one game can last well over 2 hours.

Finding a tournament

There are many tournaments throughout the year in Ireland see Calendar.

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Preparing for your first tournament

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Some of the things you should do before you consider playing in your first classic chess tournament

Playing in your first tournament

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Created 2017-07-03 ◦ Last updated 2018-02-20 ◦ Editor DB


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