Chess Club of Fairfield County
710 West Avenue, Norwalk, CT 06850

$500 1st place winner takes all! Guaranteed!!
1st place: $300 and automatic free entry into the CCFC 2nd FIDE INVITATIONAL (date TBD and must have a FIDE rating by the start of the tournament)

Format: 4RD SS, G/90 +30s Increment
Rounds at 10am & 3pm on both Saturday and Sunday


All participants must have a current FIDE rating 2100+ or USCF rating 2200+ (based on July ratings).


All participants must have a current USCF rating 2000 - 2300. This section will NOT be FIDE rated, so a FIDE rating is not required. (based on July ratings).
MAXIMUM 14 PLAYERS
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Entry Fee: $75 / $65 Tournament Pass

Entries: Participants receiving invitations must register by 12pm on June 1st. Anyone not registering by June 1st may still register, but will lose their reserved status and invitations will be sent to additional players.

Entries for the Qualifier section will be accepted on a first come, first served basis. Players registered for the Qualifier section that also meet the requirements for the Invitational section may be invited to move up if/when space becomes available.

Full refunds will automatically be given to anyone whose July rating falls below the minimum requirement for their section, so there is no risk to register early. No refunds will be granted for anyone after July 1st.

USCF & FIDE memberships required for the invitational section.
No byes or withdrawals will be permitted.

The tournament will be directed by FIDE National Arbiter: Greg Keener

#
NAME
FIDE
USCF
STATUS
1. GM Joel Benjamin
2545
2629
Accepted
2. GM Sergey Kudrin
2505
2586
Accepted
3. FM Nicolas Checa
2362
2436
Accepted
4. NM Aaron Jacobson
2231
2211
Accepted
5. NM Gary Shure
2230
2200
Accepted
6. NM Brandon Jacobson
2202
2192
Accepted
7. NM Matan Prilleltensky
2180
2298
Accepted
8. NM Ian Harris
2160
2346
Accepted
9. NM Zachary Tanenbaum
2145
2237
Accepted
10. NM Hans Niemann
2142
2296
Accepted
11. NM Daniel Lowinger
2112
2281
Accepted
12. FM Jason Shi
2057
2249
Accepted
13. NM William Graif
1861
2247
Accepted
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Average:
2204
2326

 

#
NAME
USCF
1. Hanon Russell
2100
2. Joseph Bihlmeyer
2015
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Average:
 
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