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First Blitz On Thursday

As the season kicks off, we will get into the swing of things with the first club blitz of the season.  We’ll be starting the first round at 7.45 on next Thursday, 14th. Advertisements

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Opening Times

Following the summer off-season we are now back into full swing for the new season. Club is open every Monday and Thursday from today. Anyone considering joining the chess club is welcome to come along and see if it works … Continue reading

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Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting of Rathmines Chess Club will be held in the Club Rooms on Thursday 31st August at 8pm. All members are invited to attend and participate. Any member wishing to propose motion, nominations or items for discussion … Continue reading

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Summer Opening

As usual, we will be reverting to one night per week during July and August. So, until the start of September the club will be closed on Mondays but open, as usual, at 7.30 on Thursdays.

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Club Championships Results

Following the final game on Thursday last, we now have the final standings. The new Senior Champion is Michael Kennedy who beat David Goggins in the final round to secure top spot with 5/6. Runner-up was Donatas Jocius on 4.5/6. … Continue reading

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Club Championships – Final Round

In the penultimate round of Section 1 all games were decisive. On the top boards Michael overcame Tony while Donatas got the better of Philip. This leaves Michael leading the way on 4, followed by Donatas on 3.5. The chasing … Continue reading

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Club Championships Round 5

After round 4 things are tight at the top of both sections. In section 1, Tony and Michael scored wins against Donatas and Abul, respectively, while Philip also registered a full point through a default. This leaves Philip, Tony and … Continue reading

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