The 2017 WCCC Preliminaries
Saturday, February 25, 2017: have started!
The 2017 WCCC Preliminaries (WCCC 41 PR) have been inserted on ICCF web-server.
Here are some highlights:
- Official start-date: March 20, 2017
- TD: IA Laurent Tinture (FRA)
- 13 Sections with 13 players each (i.e. 169 players)
- Category III (average rating of all Sections: 2315)
- Players from 43 different countries
- 1 or 2 players from Germany, Russia and Italy and no more than 1 player from any other country in each Section
- 2 GM; 25 SIM; 29 IM; 5 CCM; 10 CCE; 2 LIM
- the winner and the runner-up of each Section (i.e. 26 players) qualify to a WCCC Semifinal
ICCF Title Tournament Commissioner