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Andrew Stephenson (2008-07-12)
Its a purely cosmetic change but perhaps it would be better to adjust the rating categories to: 2200-2400, 2000-2200 etc because thats what they effectively are. Nobody with a 2400+ rating wil join the current 2200-2600 category - they would join the list for 2400-2800. It seems pointless to have the overlap.
Thibault de Vassal (2008-07-13 16:42:36)
Most probably true, however it helps some tournaments (class E, F, G) to start faster. I might change this later though.
Garvin Gray (2008-07-13 17:17:16)
i have been here before
Hasnt this topic been discussed before? I am getting deja vu all over again L(
Dirk Ghysens (2008-07-13 18:29:25)
There have been several 2200-2600 tournaments in which 2400+ players have started; in one of them even two 2500+ players participated. A well-known GM started in two such tournaments.
The 2400+ category tournaments fill up very slowly; it took about nine months for the last one to start.
Andrew Stephenson (2008-07-13 22:57:05)
Good point Dirk I had not realised that about 2400+ tournaments nor Thibaults point about E F and G tournaments :) You may well be right Garvin - cant remember!
Wayne Lowrance (2008-07-13 23:33:15)
a post i made is not here ? Wayne
Thibault de Vassal (2008-07-14 02:16:38)
Hi Wayne, I did not delete any post in this thread !? Please post again...
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