Scoil Fhursa Simul @ 1.30pm
GMA @ 5.30pm
St. Pats @ 6.30pm
Bushy Pk. @ 7.30pm
If you are new to this .. this video explains how!
For Parents see the above video.. it’s easy to join, go to the sign-in area at www.lichess.org , choose your user name and p/w. Then click on REGISTER. Child safety: go to https://lichess.org/account/kid and enable “kid mode” .
In the mixed NS Galway finals the winners were Bushy Park who came from 1.5pts behind in the last round to pass last years winners St. Pats, in third place was a young and improving Gael scoil Mhic Amhlaigh team.
The NS Girls finals was won by Clairnbridge , with Scoil Ide in 2nd place, Clairnbridge showed their strength in depth by coming in 3rd place too !
Secondary Schoools – the champions are St. Jarleth’s of Tuam. 2nd was last year winners The Bish from Galway, 3rd were Glenamaddy Secondary school & 3rd Calascantius Ortanmore.
In the challenger section – 1st Calascantius , 2nd Glenamaddy , 3rd The junior Bish team.
Entries are open for this year’s National Schools finals for mixed teams of 8 players and a separate event for girl’s teams of 4 players.
Entries to email@example.com numbers are limited and will be allocated on a first come first registered basis.
|Galway N.S. Chess |
| Girls N.S. Chess |
| Teams of 8 playes. |
Taylors hill, Galway.
Tuesday 10th of March.
10.00 am to 3.00 pm
€40 per team.
|Teams of 4 players. |
Venue: The Bridge Centre,
St. Mary’s Road, Galway.
Monday 9th of March.
10.00 am to 3.00 pm
€20 per team.
There will be prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd in each competition. Plus the best player on every team will win a star player prize too.
And the best teams in both competitions will qualify for the All-Ireland finals in June.
Chess Tournament :
Sunday – 2nd February .. 2 pm – 5 pm.
At the Bridge club, on St. Mary’s Road, Galway.
Entry fee – € 10.
Every player gets 6 games with prizes for 1st, 2nd & 3rd.
Parents can stay to watch or return later for the prize
giving. Kids should bring a light lunch and a drink.
Register on the day.
Three regional finals happening in Galway during March 2020:
To register your school team please email .. firstname.lastname@example.org .. please clearly specify which event you are entering.