2018 LCU Grand Prix 3

North Kildare Chess Club are delighted to host the next Leinster Chess Union Grand Prix Tournament, in the Glenroyal Hotel, Maynooth, on Sunday 11th February 2018. The Leinster Junior Chess Grand Prix is a series of monthly chess tournaments which offers children the opportunity to play chess in a competitive and relaxed atmosphere. Players are … More 2018 LCU Grand Prix 3

Mick Germaine cup

Congratulations to Darius,Darragh, Vishal and Kian who got 5th place out of 27 teams in today’s Mick Germaine cup in Drumcondra. The team only lost one match today and only missed out on the trophies on a tie-break. Vishal won the board prize on a perfect 6 out of 6.

Club cancelled tonight .

We’re cancelling the chess club tonight as several of the roads around Kilcock are closed due to flooding. As an alternative if anybody wants to play online we’re hosting an online tournament in chess.com. look for North Kildare Chess club on chess.com

Upcoming Tournaments

Some upcoming chess competitions that our members may be interested in. Sunday 26th November: The second LCU Grand Prix tournament will take place in Taney Parish Centre near Dundrum. This is a great event for beginner and intermediate players, hosted by a different Leinster club each month.  More details follow this link:   Sunday 10th December 2017: The Mick Germaine Cup … More Upcoming Tournaments

LCU Grand Prix 1 – Congratulations

Congratulations to Arsen who won the Under 8 section in last Sunday’s Lenister Chess Union Grand Prix. Thanks also to the five other players represented the club in the competition in their various age categories: Darragh, Vishal, Darius, Kian, and James in his very first competitive tournament. All performed well and gained valuable points for … More LCU Grand Prix 1 – Congratulations