Monthly Archives: February 2015

Chess Mega-Mind 2015

On Saturday 7th March at 12.00 noon the time trials for Irelands first chess mega-minds close. The final will be on a school day (March 23rd), with registration at 10.30am – aiming to start at 11.00 am.  Each contestant will … Continue reading

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ICU training camps

The ICU select players to represent Ireland at international competitions each year based a players “ICU Rating”  .. To get an ICU rating juniors would play and ideally win ICU competitions .. the next one is this w/e in Bunratty. … Continue reading

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Connaught Chess Cup 2015

This year we’ll hold the event on one day only in Monin na gCiseach Community College on the 4th March, 2015.  This event is to find the best secondary school teams in the province. The winners of this event will … Continue reading

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February junior competition – Results

We’d a competition with lots of new players .. ..and some familiar faces too.  Here’s how the results went; The Beginner section was won by Andrew Finnerty (Senior Infants in scoil Ide) with 4 points, followed Harvey Hickey (from Knicknacarra) … Continue reading

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Who is better ..

white to move  We’ll be playing training games like this one on Sat. 7th at the Brg Club, details below.

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