Happy New Year! The club reopens Tuesday January 7th and the second round of our club championships is underway.
The BEA team travelled to Longford on Saturday November 23rd and came away with one and a half points. Four of our boards were out rated by between 400 and 150 points so the result was reasonable. Austin on Board … Continued
We played Drogheda in the BEA on the 2/11/19 and we won three two. The match ended in a welter of excitement when both Paddy and Seamus won great games. Paddy was a piece down but had his opponents King trapped … Continued
Our second round match was away to Skerries last Tuesday and we won 3 1/2 to 1 1/2. Paddy had a fine win on Board one against the tricky Nikolai Dimitrov. After the Middle game, Paddy was the exchange up … Continued
Our BEA team played their first league chess match of the season at home which was lost four to one to Finglas. Paddy secured a draw on Board One despite been a pawn down. Des lost on Board two after … Continued
Our prize giving for the 2018-2019 Club Championships followed our AGM on June 11th. It was an enjoyable competition with a rush to finish games before the end of the season! Final results were: 1st Paddy Byrne 2nd Michael O’Dwyer … Continued