In the first game of the season away to Ballinasloe (in Athlone) our Heidenfeld side narrowly won 4.5 to 3.5, with excellent wins for David, Tony, Tom and Mick, and a draw by Noel.
In our second outing of the season at home v Bray, we drew 4 – 4, with excellent victories, for Marc and Tony, and draws for Dave, Conor, Colm and Art.
Please note a Summer blitz will be run in the club room on
Monday 28th August 2017.
8 round Swiss perfect.
All moves in 5 minutes to each player
Entry fee €5.
Start time 8pm. Sharp.
Members wishing to play please put your name on the notice board in the club or email me, thank you.
M Germaine ([email protected]). Controller.
Since next Monday (7th of August) is a bank holiday the club will be closed that night, instead it shall be open on Thursday the 10th of August.
Interested in playing the Leinster Cup competitions, the Branagan Cup or Killane shield, contact Tony or Fergal, or Mick in the club.
The club championship will be starting on Monday 8th May 2017, all members wishing to play please put your name on the notice board in the club or send to me by e mail [email protected] not later than Thursday 4th May 2017. Or by phone.
(H) 01 8556576 (M) 085 8755443.
By order of the committee.
M Germaine Sec.
PHIBSBORO CHESS CLUB
MONDAY 10TH APRIL 2017
8 Round Swiss System
Entry Fee €5
Starting time 8pm sharp
Controller M Germaine
The Armstrong Cup side had a couple of tough results recently, losing 5.5-2.5 versus Balbriggan (wins for Kevin, Fergal and a draw for David) also a loss 6-2 v St. Benildus (win for Colm, and draws for Art and Conor).
The Heidenfeld Trophy side had a couple of good results recently, 6-2 win over Ballinasloe and a 5-3 loss to a strong St. Benildus side – this gives the side a very good chance at staying up.
The final round of the leinster leagues is on the 23rd of April (venue to be announced).
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.
Club is closed tonight and for the Christmas and will reopen on the 5th of January 2017.
The Mick Germaine Cup was held in the Ierne Sports and Social Club (where Elm Mount Chess Club play) in Drumcondra. The Competition was won by Malahide. Three is a competition report here. Also below are some photographs
Winning Team Malahide with their coach the Irish Chess Stalwart Tom O’Sullivan, and Cup presented by Mick.
Mick and Patricia and the Cup.
Mick and the Cup
Please note the Christmas blitz this year will take place in the club room on Monday 12th December 2016 at 7.30 pm.
And there will be prizes for everybody. Entry fee €5.
All members wishing to take part please put your name on the notice board in the club or by return of this email not later than Thursday 8th December 2016.
M Germaine Sec.