Upcoming Events
The Dun Laoghaire Summer Blitz 2024
24 Jul 2024
Max Entries 30.
The Irish Junior Rapid championship 2024
2 Aug 2024
A 7 round rapid tournament to crown the Junior (U19) Irish rapid champion.
The Irish Championship 2024: First Weekender
2–4 Aug 2024
5-round, FIDE rated Open Event. Time Control: 90 minutes + 30 second increment from move 1.
The 103rd Irish Championship 2024
3–11 Aug 2024
Entries close at the end of this week.
Latest News
Irish Junior Blitz and Rapid Championships 2024

Announcing these events as part of the Irish Championship, one held each Friday - see calendar for more.

The Cork Congress 2023: Open for entry!

The 32nd Cork Congress 2024 will run from October 4-6 in Blarney Woollen Mills Hotel, Cork. Enter here.

Dun Laoghaire Summer Blitz

The Dun Laoghaire Summer Blitz 2024 is on Wednesday next, July 24th from 7pm - enter here

Irish Juniors at the Scotland Open

Congrats to Jason Liu & Yannick Woods who both had terrific performances at the Scottish Open gaining almost 100 points each.

Irish Teams at the World Seniors

Congrats to the 4 Irish teams who took part in the World Seniors earlier this month: Results

FIDE 100 Guinness World Record Attempt: Drogheda

Guinness World Records Logo for FIDE 100 Record Attempt in Drogheda
On July 20th, as part of International Chess Day and the 100th Anniversary of FIDE, the Drogheda Chess Club is participating in a global Guinness World Record attempt for the most chess games played in 24 hours.

All are welcome to come along and join in on the fun! Enter here.

2024 Glorney Cup -University of Hull, UK - 1 place is available

2024 Glorney Cup. 1 place available in U14/U12 sections. Contact - [email protected]

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