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Junior Events
The Leinster Junior Championships 2018
1–4 Jan 2018
Enter one event for 20 euro, and you can then enter subsequent events for free!
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.
The Leinster Junior Chess Grand Prix: Third event
11 Feb 2018
The 3rd competition hosted by Maynooth and will take place in Glenroyal Hotel Maynooth.
International Events
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
Steinþór Baldursson Memorial – Youth Championship 2018
4–7 Jan 2018
For players born 1997-2003 and >1750 ELO. Four "invited players" places (2 Male, 2 Female) available subject to selection from those expressing interest via "€0.00" entry below by Sun December 10th.
Patrick Moore Cup 2018 (Ireland Vs Sussex)
3–4 Feb 2018
Ireland Vs Sussex. Subject to selection from those expressing interest below by 30 Nov.
World Schools Individual Championships 2018
20–29 Apr 2018
See Flyer. Players interested in participating should contact the ICU Junior Officer in the first instance.
Latest News
Community Games 2018
12-11
11-12-2017

Have you considered entering a team from your local area in the Community Games Chess 2018? More info here.

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

The Mick Germaine Cup 2017 for teams of junior players took place on 10th December in the Ierne Sports and Social Club. Read a full report here.

Junior Selection - Iceland, Jan 4-7 2018 - Closing Sun 10th Dec.
12-8
08-12-2017

Juniors looking to be invited to play for Ireland in the Steinþór Baldursson Memorial – Youth Championship 2018 should register their interest here by 10 Dec.

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Ulster Junior Championships 2017
12-7
07-12-2017

The Ulster Junior Championships 2017, Sat 9th Dec, Belfast. All Irish Juniors welcome.

Ireland U16s WIN Northern Quadrangular - Congratulations
12-3
03-12-2017

Northern Quadrangular 2017 - Irish Quad (missing Zalan)
Northern Quadrangular 2017 - Results Mastersheet
Ireland U16 and U14 teams were in Liverpool for the Northern Quadrangular 2017, Dec 2/3. Report to follow.

Junior Selection - Iceland, Jan 4-7 2018
12-2
02-12-2017

Juniors looking to be invited to play for Ireland in the Steinþór Baldursson Memorial – Youth Championship 2018 should register their interest here by 10 Dec.

Provincial Junior Championships 2017
12-1
01-12-2017

Both The Munster Junior Championships 2017, Sat/Sun 2/3 Dec in Ennis, and The Ulster Junior Championships 2017, Sat 7 Dec in Belfast, may include ICU-rated sections for "unrated - 900" u14s.

Henry Li at World Juniors
11-30
30-11-2017

Henry Li represented Ireland at the World Junior and Girls U20 Chess Championship 2017 in Italy. Full results here.

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