Hosting Federation

Irish Chess Union - hosting federation of ESCC 2024.

30th May - 8th June 2024

Over 300 talented children, aged between 6 and 16 years, from all corners of Europe are anticipated to participate in the European School Chess Championships and will be joined by family, coaches and supporters.​


Modern restaurant that serves drinks and snacks.

Concert Hall

For hosting Opening and Closing Ceremonies.

Playing Hall

Approx 500 sqm expandable with additional 100 sqm.

Ireland Bids Succesfully to host ESCC 2024

Irish Chess Union wins the bid as a hosting federation for European School Chess Championship – 2024

Playing Venue: University of Limerick EG010 Hall

Situated on a magnificent 140-hectare riverbank complex, the University of Limerick (UL) has a history of producing challenging, high-caliber competitions at the Regional, National, European, and world championship levels.

UL, also known as Ireland’s Sporting Campus, has earned a reputation as a one-stop shop for event organisers thanks to its top-notch amenities, accessibility, Olympic-style lodging, and experience in administering massive, diversified events at the national and international levels.