Metropolitan Chess Club

Founded 1890

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Club Calendar

April 2014
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Chess Quotes

FIDE uses the category rating of tournaments to determine how well someone must do in a tournament to achieve a Grandmaster (or other) title. The highest category tournament seen so far is a category 22. This indicates that the average elo rating of the players was between 2776 and 2800 (in fact the average rating of this tournament in Frankfurt was 2781).