Category Archives: Philip Hogarty

Philip Hogarty Memorial promises to be a great event!

This event is gearing up to be one of the best Rapidplay events held in Ireland every year. It has already become a regular fixture, thanks to the tireless work of Darren McCabe. But this year – I believe – … Continue reading

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Philip Hogarty Memorial

Philip Hogarty Memorial Rapidplay Tournament When? May 14th, 2011. Where? The Academy Plaza 10-14 Findlater Place, off Upper O’Connell St, Dublin 1, Ireland. On the same day, just after the event, will be the All Ireland Blitz Championships. Entry fee will be €30 … Continue reading

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Philip Hogarty donations

Jobstown Chess Club are considering ways of commemorating Philip’s death: A tournament, a programme of chess tuition for children in Tallaght, and so on. The Rathmines Chess Club will be making a contribution towards the cost of this. We are … Continue reading

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Philip Hogarty Tributes

Tom Flynn, Secretary of Tallaght Chess Club, has written a very heartfelt tribute to Philip which has been posted to the Irish Chess Union website. Click Here. Chessbase have also recently posted a generous tribute from Karl McPhilips, and have … Continue reading

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Philip Hogarty

Members will be aware of the untimely and tragic death of Philip Hogarty as a result of a road accident on Tuesday, 1st January, 2008. As well as being a member of the Club, Philip was Chairman of the Irish … Continue reading

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A tribute to Philip

A personal tribute to Philip Hogarty, from Darren McCabe The past few days have been hard for everyone who has had the pleasure to know Phil. I first met Phil in primary school. I was already playing a while and … Continue reading

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