Ennis Open 2011

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Basic data

Ennis Open 2011
Dates May 20-22, 2011
Town Ennis, Co. Clare
Venue Auburn Lodge Hotel, Galway Road / Gort Road, Ennis
Organiser Rory Quinn
Arbiter Gerry Graham
Players participating 49
Games played 137
Competition format 6-round Swiss
Tie break Unknown; none in previous events in the same series
Time control All moves in 1 hour 45 minutes
FIDE rated? No
Games available 8, including 3 incomplete
Extra information The ICU web site tournament report has 5 photos, and there are 4 more at Gawain Jones' web site gawainjones.co.uk. There are also two video clips of Jones-Jianu (round 5) by Colm Daly.

Above: Jones-Jianu, round 5 (video still).
Concurrent events Ennis Congress Under-1400 2011; 1st Herickson Da Silva (Ennis)
References Sources and notes. If you have any other documents, reports, references, biographical information, annotations or (in particular) photos, please .

Tournament review

See Gerry Graham's ICU tournament report, Rory Quinn's summary on the Ennis C.C. blog, Gawain Jones' summary at gawainjones.co.uk and the Irish Chess Journal, August 2011, pp. 4-8.

Interesting games

         Jones, Gawain – Jianu, Vlad      1-0

         Maroroa, Sue – Jianu, Vlad      0-1

         Carlile, Orison – Maroroa, Sue      0-1