The 2013/14 Armstrong and Heidenfeld have both been FIDE rated.
With all our recent digging into the club’s history, Frank Scott found a couple of old team photos. See if you can recognise the two current Benildus players before clicking “Continue reading” for the answer!
A reminder that tonight is the club’s last night before the summer break.
We will be back open again from the first week of September. The senior club championships will start on 2nd July and run on alternate weeks over the summer, but the regular club night will not operate for those not competing due to a lack of supervision.
As expected, there are four Benildus players in the Irish Junior squads for the Glorney Cups in Scotland in August.
The AGM of the LCU has been scheduled for 1 July at 7pm in the usual venue of the United Arts Club, home of Dublin Chess Club.
The Brennan B were knocked out of the Cup after a battling but heavy defeat against Bray/Greystones A, while the Branagan have a mountain to climb to reach the semis after also losing to Bray/Greystones.
The Brennan A team are in real scrap to get out of their group now after going down 4-2 to Naomh Barróg last night.