Upcoming Events
The Irish Team Blitz Championships 2020
1 Mar 2020
Time Control: 3 minutes + 2 second increment.
The World Team Chess Championship 50+, 65+ 2020
4–15 Mar 2020
Expression of Interest below. If required, a selection committee will be assembled to decide teams.
Galway Chess Congress 2020
20–22 Mar 2020
Note: online entry is now open on the event website.
The Leinster Rapid Championship 2020
29 Mar 2020
The qualifying winner will take home the title of Leinster Rapid Champion. Entry fees below. Generous prize fund: 500 euro. Time Control: 10 minutes + 5 second increment.
Latest News
The Irish Team Blitz Championship 2020

The Irish Team Blitz Championships 2020 will run from 6pm in the Talbot on March 1st. Open to teams of 4, time control is 3+2 & entry is €30 per team. Enter here.

The Ennis Congress 2020

The Ennis Congress 2020 will take place from 15-17 May in the West County Hotel, Ennis, Co. Clare. Online entry & details are available here.

Bunratty Chess Festival

Gerry Graham reports on the record breaking Bunratty Chess Festival 2020

The Leinster Rapid Championship 2020

The Leinster Rapid Championship 2020 will run from 6pm in Buswells on March 29th. Open to anyone, time control is 10+5 & prize fund is €500. Enter here.

The Irish Easter Festival 2020

The ICU Easter Festival 2020 runs from April 8-12 in the Talbot Hotel. It will include 2 norm events, several all-play-alls & more. Enter here.

The 50th Irish National Club Championship

The 50th Irish National Club Championship will run from 30-31 May in Blarney Woollen Mills Hotel, Cork. At least 3 teams will qualify for European Club Cup 2020. Enter here

High Level Training with GM Jacob Aagaard

A 3-day GM Jacob Aagaard Training Seminar with thanks to MHL Hotel Collection will be held from April 17-19 in Gonzaga College, Dublin. This is for players rated 1900 & above. Enter here.

Conor E. Murphy
Conor E. Murphy
Irish Women's Champion
Irish Women's Champion
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