Current news in Ulster Chess

The Ulster Chess Union is responsible for organising, administering and developing chess in the Province of Northern Ireland.

Ulster Open 2005

The Ulster Open was played over the weekend of 15-16 October at the Belfast Boat Club.

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Pawn Lever

Pawn Lever

Masterclass - Eddie Whiteside - Developing pawn structures: The Pawn Lever

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Isolated Pawns

Isolated Pawns

A presentation by Ray Devenny, August 2005 in the UCU Master Class series

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2005 Master Classes

2005 Master Classes

During the summer of 2005, a second series of Master Classes were presented by local top players.

2005 Master Classes - Read More…

Belfast Summerfest 2005

The Belfast Summerfest tournament, the final weekend tournament of the Ulster chess season, was held at the Belfast Boat Club on the weekend of the 11th and 12th June 2005.

Belfast Summerfest 2005 - Read More…

Ulster Chronicles

Slowly but surely the archives are receiving content from previous years including Ulster News postings, newspaper reports fromĀ Rookies clippings service, and other sources. Our games archive is starting to build up too!

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Upcoming Events
Williamson Shield 2018 - Queens University The plan is to run the Williamson Shield over three days - Friday/Sat/Sun 23rd/24th and 25th March.At Queens University. Mar 23, 2018 - Mar 25, 2018 — Queens University, Student Union Snack Bar
Childrens Chess 14th April 2018 The series of Childrens Chess events continues. An afternoon of brilliant chess. Have fun playing in a chess tournament ... Apr 14, 2018 12:30 PM - 05:00 PM — Methodist College, Belfast
Ulster Rapidplay Chess Championships Sponsored by Falls Bowling Club On 21st April Ulster Rapidplay Chess Championships Apr 21, 2018 09:45 AM - 04:25 PM — Falls Bowling Club, 61-63 Andersonstown Road, Belfast, BT11 9AH
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