Welcome to the MCU
Welcome to the Munster Chess Union website which promotes chess in Munster.
These pages will provide access to information about the Munster Chess Leagues, Chess Clubs in
Munster and any other information relevant to chess players and clubs in the region.
As well as MCU information we are also happy to publish announcements and reports on
behalf of chess clubs in the region.
Munster Junior Championships 2017
The Munster Junior Championships 2017 will be held in the West County Hotel, Ennis
on the 2nd and 3rd December. There will be sections for under 8, under 10, under 12,
under 14, under 16 and under 18.
The tournament is being organised by John Cassidy phone 087 249 5913. Full details
and entry form are on the downloadable
Division 1 Rounds 2 and 3 on 26th November
Division 1 continues on Sunday 26th November in the Charleville Park Hotel as outlined in
the published schedules. Team captains are reminded that team fees of € 200 are now due
and should be paid on or before 26th. For any teams who have not paid by then the fees will be
increased by €25 as agreed by the AGM.
The schedule for the first half of the season can be found
The new league rules approved by the EGM on 1st October are available
All team captains are requested to familiarise themselves these rules as there have been
quite a few changes passed by the AGM.
Division 2 Starts 26th November
The first two rounds of Division 2 will also be played on 26th November in the
Charleville Park Hotel. The draw and schedule will be published in the next few days.
Division 2 fees are €75 if paid on or before 26th.