ICC News Item #1329
To mark reaching 75,000 tourneys on chessclub.com since its inception, Tomato will host the 75K Celebration tourney at 3pm server time on Saturday, February 26. The Tomato Celebration tourneys are the largest tournaments run on chessclub.com. The 50K Celebration was the largest tournament with 272 players. With your help, we hope to break that record and surpass 300 players this time. Everyone is welcome to play. There are no entry fees but there will be 2 years membership extension in prizes. Free trial members may participate in the 75K Celebration, but they are not eligible to win any prizes. PRIZES 1st 6 months 2nd 3 months 3rd 2 months 4th 1 month U2200 1 month - 0.5 month - 0.5 month U2000 1 month - 0.5 month - 0.5 month U1800 1 month - 0.5 month - 0.5 month U1600 1 month - 0.5 month - 0.5 month U1400 1 month - 0.5 month - 0.5 month U1200 1 month - 0.5 month - 0.5 month The tournament will be a 12 round, 5 0 swiss and will be held on the Tomato bot in channel 46. No pre-registration is required. Just show up in channel 46 while the tournament is open and type: "tell Tomato join !" For general information on Tomato tourneys and how they work, read help Tomato. For more information and to see some special rules for the 75K Celebration tourney, please see finger Celebration. We hope to see you there!!