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by Mitchell Burke
Mon Aug 08, 2011 2:58 am
Forum: Junior Chess
Topic: Northern Gigafinal
Replies: 3
Views: 1503

Re: Northern Gigafinal

Good luck to all that have qualified for the Terafinal and Challengers sections!
by Mitchell Burke
Mon Aug 08, 2011 2:51 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: British Major Open 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 1849

Re: British Major Open 2011

I'm just curious why the Non-FIDE rated players were having their old grades converted rather than their new ones? For example I played a junior in round 8 of the Major Open where his FIDE conversion based on his old ecf grade of 123 came to 1584*. However his new ecf grade was 150 and so his FIDE c...
by Mitchell Burke
Mon Aug 08, 2011 2:41 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Charlie Storey for new ECF President
Replies: 80
Views: 10978

Re: Charlie Storey for new ECF President

Charlie As a junior (only for a few more weeks) I would like you to expand on the statement about junior squad selection and make it clearer on what you mean by "more transparent". In my mind the system for getting onto the squad seems reasonable as it stands ( u11's needing 2 norms and then a trial...