The Club will be closed until April 10th for the Easter School Holidays. Don’t Forget there is there is one very important chess event taking place over the holidays: The Irish Junior Chess Championship takes place in Shannon on the weekend of the 6th to 8th April. Best of look to all our members taking … More Easter Holidays and Irish Junior Championship.
Congratulations to Darius who came 2nd in the under 15 section in the latest LCU Grand Prix. Himself and Darragh braved the snow to travel to Sligo to represent the club. Darragh finished in 4th place.
Kilcock and Maynooth played the Kildare Community Games final on Wednesday. Kilcock won the match 3-2. The deciding games between Vishal and Darragh was an exciting contest could have gone either way. Well done to both teams. Kilcock will go onto represent Kildare in the Leinster Final. Maynooth: Vishal, Darius, Arsen, Gabriel and Adewale Kilcock: … More Kilcock Win Kildare Community Games
Just a reminder there will be no chess club this Wednesday due to mid term break. See you all on 21st.
Results and Photos of todays Leinster Gran Prix Tournament in the Glenroyal Hotel: Under 8 1st. Arsen Hakhumyan 5.5 2nd. Filip Bielski Drusewicz 4.5 3rd. Yanbo Yu 4.0 Kacper Bielski-Drusenior 4.0 Felipe Cooney 4 Jack Fitzgearld 4.0 Under 10 1st. 18 Kavin Venkatesan 6.0 2nd. 7 Santo Sen 5.0 3rd. Lorcan Cooney 4.0 Maxence Fragniere 4.0 … More 2018 LCU Grand Prix 3 – Results
Just a reminder about tomorrows LCU Grand Prix event in the Glen Royal Hotel. Registration is 1.30 to 1.45, and round 1 is at 2 pm. Details here
The club will restart on Wednesday 17th January following Christmas break and not the 10th as previously announced. Apologies for any inconvenience caused: John
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
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.
Congratulations to Arsen and Niamh who both won 1st place trophies in the Leinster Chess Union Grand Prix tournament in Dundrum. This is Arsen’s 2nd GP trophy in a row in the under 8 section. Niamh won the first places trophy in the under 8 girls. Vishal also had an excellent tournament finishing in joint … More LCU Grand Prix 2 – Results