NEWS 1818 (24-Aug-05) Team 45 45 League Tournament Sign-up
Congratulations to the Team 45 45 League's latest champions!
Tournament #27 has recently concluded, with 293 players, ratings from
1029 to 2568, competing on 69 teams. The winning teams can be seen on
the League web-site at http://www.teamchess.org
Get in on the action and the camaraderie for Tournament #28! Team
entries run from August 23 - September 6, and round 1 begins on
The League provides team format competitive play for ICC members of
all levels, with sections for team averages of Under 2200, Under 2000,
Under 1800, Under 1600, and Under 1300!
This is a Slow Time Control League: Play one game with a time
control of 45 45 each week for six weeks beginning September 13, 2005,
followed by up to three rounds of playoffs, ending approximately
November 22. Games are played at a day and time agreed upon by the
The team score counts: Players play on a team of 4-6 players, with
any 4 members playing each round, one round per week.
Sign up now! See instructions in the Player Handbook at
http://teamchess.org/playershandbook.html. Please sign up only if
you are available to play for the six weeks plus playoffs.
The ICC donates one-month membership extension prizes to the winning
team in each section.
More information is available on ICC in help team4545 and
finger team4545 and by asking in channel 345 (type
"g-join Team4545League" to request admittance to that group channel).