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Junior Events
The Leinster Junior Chess Grand Prix
22 Oct 2017
The Leinster Junior Chess Grand Prix is a series of monthly chess tournaments which offers children the opportunity to play chess in a competitive and relaxed atmosphere.
Munster Junior Championships 2017
2–3 Dec 2017
Further details including flyer pending.
International Events
World Junior and Girls U20 Chess Championship 2017
12–26 Nov 2017
Each National Federation can enter one (1) player born on or after 1st January 1997 in each of the boys (open) and girl categories. These 2 places are subject to ICU selection. To be considered for selection please read the event regulations/invitation in full and then "Enter Tournament" below by 31st August.
Northern Quadrangular U16 (and maybe U14)
2–3 Dec 2017
Update 26/9: The ICU also wishes to ascertain if there is interest at U14s (cutoff 1/9/17) pending a possible invitation. Please "enter" U14 section below, only if interested AND available to play if selected.
World Youth U16 Chess Olympiad 2017
10–19 Dec 2017
Each FIDE Federation has the right to send one team of 6 members (5 players + 1 official) having free board and lodgings from 10th to 19th December. Each team shall comprise 4 players and 1 reserve
Latest News
Munster Junior Championships, Ennis, 2/3 Dec 2017
10-13
13-10-2017

The dates and venue for the Munster Junior Championships 2017 have been confirmed. More details to follow in due course. Ulster and Connaught dates pending.

The Mick Germaine Cup 2017
10-12
12-10-2017

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.

Zeminar 2017 at the RDS - Tue to Thu 10-12 Oct
10-10
10-10-2017
Zeminar 2017 - Day 1 six boards in action
Zeminar 2017 - Day 3 six boards in action

Zeminar 2017 Tue 10 to Thu 12 Oct at the RDS.

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Millfield 2017: 4-in-a-row for Gonzaga
10-9
09-10-2017

Congrats to Gonzaga College who won their record 6th title at the 34th Millfield International Schools 2017. Henry Li picked up the award for top player by scoring 6.5/7.

The Leinster Junior Chess Grand Prix
10-7
07-10-2017

The Leinster Junior Chess Grand Prix is a series of monthly junior chess tournaments which you can read about here & enter here.

Junior Selections for 2017 Northern Quadrangular U14 Irish Team
9-27
27-09-2017

The ICU wishes to ascertain if there is interest at U14s pending a possible invitation. Please see Northern Quadrangular U16 (and maybe U14)

Junior Selection - WJU20 and WYU16O - Report Published
9-25
25-09-2017
Funday Sunday at St. Andrews
9-17
17-09-2017

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

Denis Ruchko
Denis Ruchko
Eibhia Ní Mhuireagáin
Zalan Nemeth
Kynesha Ryder
James Naughton
Leire Plaza Reino
Leire Plaza Reino
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