Formulated – September 1985, & Amended June 1988, November 1889, November 1990, May 1992, June 1993, August 1994, August 2002, September 2010, January 2011, September 2012, September 2013, September 2014, September 2015, August 2016.
1. The latest FIDE Laws of Chess apply except where specifically amended hereunder.
2. All players must be current ICU members before being eligible to play in the MCU League.
3. Clubs must pay all necessary fees before the completion of the third round. Failure to do so may result in disqualification from the league.
4. All team matches will be played over 5 boards,
Division 1 to comprise of 8 teams, all play all twice as per the published schedule.
Division 2 to comprise of 6 teams, all play all once as per the published schedule.
Division 3 to comprise of the balance of the teams, all play all once as per the published schedule.
An additional weekend, to the leagues, to be hosted, on a self-financing basis, to enable qualifying for the NCC/ECC league from Munster Division 1 teams with a minimum of 3 rounds and sufficient number of teams taking part.