TRM 121 at Albany High School on January 13, 2018

By | December 6, 2017

The Right Move Tournament (TRM 121) at Albany High School on January 13, 2018

Sponsored by Monsur Family and Sorrentino Family

Location Address: 700 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12203 (map)

Begin at 10:00 AM. Players should be seated at their table by 9:50 for announcements.

All play four games: (Those who wish to help set up can meet at 8:30 AM)  10:00, 11:30, 1:00, and 2:15; Awards following 4th round completion

Fee:  Free. Preregistration on-line before January 11th and on-site before 9:30 AM to play Round 1.

USCF Rated Sections: Open (above 1400), King (1000-1400), Queen (601-1000), Rook (Under 600)

Non-USCF Member (Unrated) Sections: Awe (Adults Welcome), kNight (Grades 6-12), Bishop (Grades 3-5), Pawn (Grades K-2)

Time Control: (G/25, d/4) for Open Section (affects quick ratings only); (G/30, d5) for all other Sections. 1/2 point byes limited to one.

Awards: Trophies to top three player(s) in each section with 12 or more players (Trophies to top two players in sections less than 12 players). Medals for all with 2.5 points or more.  (Exception: If you score 2 points and you are new to TRM tournaments, you qualify for a medal.)

Team Awards: All scholastic players from one team, pick the top four scores and add them (from all sections) to come up with a team score.  Teams scoring more than 12 points get a Team Trophy. (Only scholastic players can be part of the team. Players shall stay with the same team during the entire school year unless they change the school. They have to choose in the first tournament if they want to be part of a School or a Chess Club.)

Vouchers are available for joining or renewing USCF membership for scholastic players age 19 and under. They cost $9 for the year. If you are interested in a USCF membership, see a Tournament Director

Advance Registrations (as of 12/16/2017  08:30 AM): 

USCF-rated section:

  1. Stote, Sebastian; 15637418; Kingston Catholic School 5 Queen
  2. Waduthanthree, Thihansa; 16126955; EGCC 3 Rook
  3. Wang, Dylan; 15787300; Bethlehem central middle school 7 Queen
  4. Willis, Eric; 16473272; CCMS 5 th Queen


Unrated Sections:

  1. Blum, Howard; AWE
  2. Dharmadhikari, Omkar; AWE
  3. Gandla, Preetham; Roessleville Elementary School 3rd Bishop
  4. Martinkat, Ryan; Shaker 7 Knight
  5. Raju, Sanjay; Bethlehem middle school 6 Knight (1/2-Pt 1st Rd)
  6. Bynum, Rhamel; SUNY Delhi AWE
  7. Sagili, Gautham Reddy; second Pawn
  8. Tilemissov, Serikbay; AWE