ICC News Item #1375
On Saturday, May 20, the Tomato family of automated TDs will begin a 24-hour marathon of tournaments. These tournaments will be divided into 6 sections. There will be 3 classes (1700+, 1400-1700 and U1400) for the blitz players and 3 alternate tournaments for non- blitz players (1 0, 15 0, and 3 1 w17). The first tournament will commence at exactly 1200 noon server time (EDT) on May 20 and the marathon will conclude at the end of any tournaments ongoing at 1159am server time May 21. The first blitz event of the marathon will be the final Blitz with Inc! Championship Qualifier held on LittlePer (see finger Championship for more information). This event will be a 8 round 3 3 swiss open to all. The Qualifier will count for standings in all three blitz sections. The winners in each of the 6 sections will receive prizes. Winners will be determined by cumulative number of points scored in the event. For more information about prizes and rules of the marathon, please read help Marathon on Chessclub.com. If you have questions, message OnTheEdge.