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We’ll be back soon .. term 3

Calendar for our last term of the chess season is up here  .. two highlights to look out for .. (1) Swap Chess competition in April and (2) the Connaught Junior Championships at the end of the term in the … Continue reading

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Galway N.S. Final 2018 – results

The Ardilaun Hotel hosted our finals this year  .. winners in the Champions section and Girls section will go forward to the All-Ireland Finals in Dublin, in May this year  ..   Winners for the 2nd year in a row … Continue reading

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Saturday tournament .. Feb Results

Round 4  .. and on the top boards .. Conor Bidwell and Susan Aji set up a blitz play-off, which Susan won to become our 1st winner form Manorhamilton Co. Leitrim !! There was a 7 way blitz play-off for … Continue reading

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Secondary Schools – Connaught Champions 2018

Congratulations to St. Geralds, Castlebar on their 5th straight win in the Connaught Chess Cup.  Results  .. 6 teams played (36 players) in the top section and all are qualified for the All-Ireland Finals on Sunday 15th April, in Gonzaga … Continue reading

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Saturday chess for players 8-13 years old

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Connaught Cup 2018 for secondary schools ..

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January Junior Chess competition results :

The Galway Junior – Jan. 1 day competition winners ..   The overall winner is Andrew Finnerty (St. Pats), 2nd Cian Horan (Bushy Pk.),  3rd Matthew Hennessey (Scoil Ignoid).   Girls section winner Mumtahain Fatema (Scoil Ide), 2nd Ellen Kelly … Continue reading

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Galway – Junior Chess Competition :

Saturday   –   January 27th,   2pm – 5pm. At the Bridge club, St. Mary’s Road, Galway. Entry fee – € 10. Players should bring light Lunch and a drink.  Parents can stay to watch or come back later.

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Galway Junior Chess .. Term 2

The junior chess club returns in the GLTC on Wednesday 10th of January.  We will have one group only this term .. from 7.00pm to 8.00pm ..  for full set of dates and other chess events click on Calendar (above). … Continue reading

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Very Happy Christmas

..  and wishing all our chess friends a lovely new year .

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