Archive for June, 2017

June 7, 2017

Jim Hussey Rapidplay

The Jim Hussey Rapidplay takes place on 1st July in the West County Hotel. Format is a 6 round twenty minute a side tournament. Time handicaps will be applied according to rating. Entry is just 10 euro for adults and 7 euro for juniors. Contact John Cassidy on 087 2495913 for more information or to enter.

Congratulations to Tom O’Gorman who attained a FIDE rating of 2300 and who subsequently becomes eligible for the FM title. Tom is doing a 20 board simultaneous display at Dun Laoghaire Chess Club on 21st June. Entry is free. See the Irish Chess Union website for details.