TRM 148

By | January 10, 2021

We wish a very happy new year to all the members of Capital District TRM community. TRM 147 was another great success. It was held on January 2, 2021 and had a total of 58 players, highest so far, participate in all 8 sections. Also, it was the first time for 20-21 season where all eight sections had 5 or more players. What a way to start the new year!! Congratulations to all the winners and participants. On this note we would like to announce our next tournament, TRM 148, scheduled on February 6, 2021. Check below for more details. Also, game timings will be same as last tournament. Game rules will be based on the rules published for online tournaments on the US Chess Federation website.

Tournament Details

Date Saturday, February 06, 2021
Platform lichess (Click on the link to create free account ONLY in case you do not have an account)
Registration Register
USCF Rated Sections*

*Subject to change based on number of registrations

1. Open (Online Regular rating of 1400 and above)
2. King (Online Quick rating up to 1399)
3. Queen (Online Quick rating up to 999)
4. Rook (Online Quick rating up to 599)
Unrated Rated Sections*

*Subject to change based on number of registrations

1. Awe (Adults Welcome)
2. kNight (Up to and including Grade 12)
3. Bishop (Up to and including Grade 5)
4. Pawn (Up to and including Grade 2)
Time Control All sections except Open :  G / 20; inc 3 sec
Open: G / 30; inc 5 sec
Rounds All sections except Open: 4 Rounds ( @2:00 pm, @2:45 pm, @3:30 pm, @4:15 pm)

Open: 3 Rounds (@2:00 pm, @ 3:15 pm, @4:30 pm)

We strongly encourage you to send us an email or text us @ 509-263-8897 by 8:00 am on the day of tournament in case you would like to withdraw from the tournament.

Awards:  All the winners of USCF rated and unrated section will receive chess books as awards.

Team Awards:  There will not be any team awards this year.


If you have any questions, please contact us at . Hope, to see you all for some online chess fun!



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