Chess Union

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Sport In The Republic Of Ireland - Other Sports - Chess
... The Irish Chess Union (ICU), formed in 1912, is the governing body for chess in Ireland and a member of FIDE since 1933 and the European Chess Union ... The ICU promotes Chess in the Republic of Ireland and maintains the chess rating for players in the Republic of Ireland, which are published three times a year ... It runs competitions such as the Irish Chess Championship and selects teams to participate in international competitions for Ireland ...

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