Online Blitz – A schools chess project supporting poor kids in S.A.

Event is on the 15th of August @ 3pm . You can join the lichess event here. .. and project details are here.

Schools Chess projects:

online club team battles

New team competition for clubs in Ireland every Friday at 7pm .. for link go to

Schools chess events 2020

Entries to [email protected] numbers are limited and will be allocated on a first come first registered basis. Galway N.S. ChessChampionships:  Girls N.S. ChessChampionships: Teams of 8 playes. Aridlaun Hotel,Taylors hill, Galway.   Tuesday 10th of March.10.00 am to 3.00 pm €40 per team.   Teams of 4 players. Venue: The Bridge Centre,St. Mary’s Road, Galway. Monday 9th of March.10.00 am to 3.00 pm […]

Connaught Juniors

 Congratulations to all the participants of this year Connaught Junior Championship .. many of these young champions are now looking froward to the Galway Congress in March.  Results and tables  .. here!

Connaught Junior Championships 2020

Held on: Friday 3rd  &  Saturday 4th Jan. 2020. Venue : The Bridge Club, St. Mary’s Road, Galway Prizes: There are trophies for 1st, 2nd & 3rd place in the following age groups.  Any player can win these pirzes. Sections: U-11, U-13, U-15. Plus titles of “Connaught Champion” for boys and girls in each section. Note : Saturday one day events. (1) Girls only […]

Connaught Junior Championships

On the Friday the 3rd & Saturday the 4th of January  the Connaught Junior Championships will take place in Galway’s bridge centre, event details are here. To register email  ..  brendan @ chessossity . com 

Coaching Evenings

As part of our new seson we held the first coaching sessinon on Thursday 21st Nov.  Topic covered was endgame play with a focus on fundamentals of R+P endings.  Next session is slated for Dec. 5th and we will look at Endings unruly cousin .. participants should bring a laptop computer (one machine between 4 […]