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At 6;30pm on Saturday, February 4, for an entry fee of $40 Berkeley Chess School is hosting a 7 round open swiss, 3+2 blitz tournament at our chess center. There is no rating limit for players.
The following players have already signed up!
GM Sam Shankland rating: 2787, Blitz 2741
IM Christopher Yoo rating: 2682, Blitz 2419
IM Robert Shlyakhtenko rating: 2493, Blitz 2433
IM David Pruess, rating 2396, Blitz unr
WGM Rochelle Wu, rating 2348, Blitz 2203
FM Derek Wu, rating 2323, Blitz 2207 and
WIM Megan Lee, 2351, Blitz 2192
They are playing as a fundraiser for BCS to help cover the cost of the damage done in the recent floods. Whoever beats any of these players will get their entry fee returned, a bucket full of rating points and bragging rights forever.