GM/IM NORM INVITATIONAL - FALL

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FORMAT

The CCC's 29th GM/IM Norm Invitational will take place November 18-22, 2022. There will be 3 GM groups and 3 IM groups. 60 participants will be looking to score their norms and even get their IM/GM titles. With 6 sections, this event is the largest norm invitational round robin in US history!

This event is being held just prior to the US Masters and the North Carolina Open.

The Fall Elite Blitz will take place between this event and the US Masters/NCO.

WHEN

November 18-22, 2022

WHERE

Hilton Charlotte University Place

8629 J M Keynes Drive

Charlotte, NC 28262

(704) 547-7444

HOTEL BOOKING

$105/night, king or double

Free internet, parking

Booking Link

REGISTRATION

If you would like to be considered for a norm event, please email grant@charlottechesscenter.org

TIME CONTROL

G/90 minutes; increment 30 seconds

SCHEDULE

ENTRY FEES

$850 for GM/IM norm hunters

$650 for foreign federation norm hunters

If you would like to be considered for a norm event, please email grant@charlottechesscenter.org

SPECIAL NOTES​​

CCC FAIR PLAY MEASURES

  • No spectators are allowed in the playing area.

  • All electronic devices must be checked in at the arbiters' station.

  • Live game broadcasts will be on a delay.

  • Tournament staff will be equipped with wands and other anti-cheating equipment.

  • Stronger quality and quantity of arbiters and organizers than other norm invitational events.

  • All games are thoroughly reviewed by Dr. Ken Regan's FIDE-approved algorithm prior to submitting the event for rating and norms.

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