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Junior Events
ICU Junior Squad Coaching Program - Galway
21 Feb – 26 May 2019
Register your availability below to take up a place on the Galway – Junior Squad Program 2019.
Seminar for advanced junior players - Creating an attack in the middlegame
25 May 2019
At this seminar we’ll cover a variety of attacking methods – ‘rook lift’, ‘battering ram’, ‘pawn storm’, ‘Greek Gift’, double bishop sacrifice, as well as other typical sacrifices. At the end of the seminar students will be given a test in which they’ll need to suggest a suitable plan of the attack.
ICU Junior Squad Coaching
26 May 2019
11am - 5pm. Lunch 1pm - 2pm
ICU Junior Squad Coaching
9 Jun 2019
11am - 5pm. Lunch 1pm - 2pm
International Events
ECU European Schools Championship 2019
30 May – 9 Jun 2019
NOT subject to ICU selection but all players have to register through their national federations before the registration deadline. See flyer for event details.
Saint- Lô International Chess Festival 2019
6–13 Jul 2019
3 invited player places subject to selection, selection expected in early May. Registration for selection for invited player places closed on 26th April.
Jugendschach EU Youth CC 2019 (JEUYCC)
8 Jul – 14 Aug 2019
17th May Selection Registration Deadline for invited player places.
European Youth Team Chess Championship 2019
10–18 Jul 2019
NOT subject to ICU selection but all teams have to register through their national federations before the registration deadline. See flyer for event details.
Latest News
Junior Selection - Glorney Gilbert International 2019
5-12
12-05-2019

The Original Glorney Cup Trophy
The Junior Selection Committee report for the Glorney Gilbert International 2019 has been published here.

Junior Selection - ECUEUYCC 2019 at Kouty
5-7
07-05-2019

Details of the ECU EU Youth Championships 2019 have been published. Invited player places subject to ICU selection. Register for selection here by 17th May.

All-Ireland Primary Schools Teams Finals 2019
5-3
03-05-2019

Details of the ICU All-Ireland National Schools Team Championships 2019 have been announced. See here.

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Junior Selection - Close dates for Registration announced
4-28
28-04-2019
Silver Medal for Ireland in World School Championship
4-27
27-04-2019

Tarun Kanyamarala finished 2nd in the U15 section of the FIDE World School Individual Championships 2019 in Antalya, Turkey.

Tarun Kanyamarala Second in World School Championships

Trisha tops in Turkey
4-23
23-04-2019

Trisha Kanyamarala wins U14 section prize at the European Womens CC in Antalya with a TPR of over 2100.

EWCC 2019 - Trisha

The Philip Hogarty Rising Stars and O'Connell Cup 2019
4-22
22-04-2019

The Philip Hogarty Rising Stars and O'Connell Cup 2019 will be held in Coláiste Éanna C.B.S., Hillside Park, Ballyroan Road, Rathfarnham on May 11. See details here.

Junior Selection - Registration Worlds and Europeans now open
4-21
21-04-2019
Jacob Flynn
Jacob Flynn
Diana Mirza
Diana Mirza
Dayna Fergusson
Dayna Fergusson
Dayna Fergusson
Dayna Fergusson
Con Kirby
Con Kirby
Eithne Ogbata
Eithne Ogbata
Patryk Brozynski
Patryk Brozynski
Lucy Bueckert
Lucy Bueckert
David Cunningham
David Cunningham
Lara McIntyre
Lara McIntyre
Conor Vioreanu
Conor Vioreanu
Helen Bueckert
Helen Bueckert
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