There are two flyers available with all the information needed on schedules, eligibility, how to enter, rules and regulations, etc.
The flyer for the U-10s up to the U-19s can be found here (pdf download)
The flyer for the U-8s can be found here (pdf download)
You will be able to follow the tournament online on chess-results.com once it has started.
There are 9 events over the weekend, with the schedules as follows –
|Irish Under 12, Under 14, Under 16 and Under 19 Championships|
|Opening ceremony||Friday 1st||7:00pm|
|Round 1||Friday 1st||7:30pm|
|Round 2||Saturday 2nd||10:00am|
|Round 3||Saturday 2nd||2:00pm|
|Round 4||Saturday 2nd||6:00pm|
|Round 5||Sunday 3rd||10:00am|
|Round 6||Sunday 3rd||2:00pm|
|Irish Under 10 Championships|
|Round 1||Saturday 2nd||10:00am|
|Round 2||Saturday 2nd||12:30pm|
|Round 3||Saturday 2nd||3:00pm|
|Round 4||Sunday 3rd||10:00am|
|Round 5||Sunday 3rd||12:30pm|
|Round 6||Sunday 3rd||3:00pm|
|Irish Under 8 Championships, Under 10/12 rapidplay and parents’ tournament|
|Round 1||Sunday 3rd||12:00pm|
The Under 8 Championships and the U10/U12 rapidplay will run straight through, with each round starting within 5 minutes of the end of the previous round, and 8 rounds in total.
The parents’ tournament will be six rounds.
The Q&A on being a chess parent is scheduled for 11:30 on Sunday, with full details here.
For any queries, contact Kevin at firstname.lastname@example.org