Mark Diesen
Memorial Invite

September 22, 2022 - September 26, 2022

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What: 
A 10 player round robin where players can earn IM/GM norms.

When:
September 22, 2022 - September 26, 2022

Where: 
Elite Chess Center
2916 W. Ogden Ave, Suite 120
Naperville, IL 60540
 


Norm Entry Fee: 
$850 for USA federation norm seekers
$650 for foreign federation norm seekers


Registration: If interested in playing, email Jeff at elitechess@gmail.com

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This event is in honor of American International Master, and 1976 World Junior Champion, Mark Diesen.

Some of Mark's chess journey and greatest games
were portrayed in the articles below:


The Games of Mark Diesen: Part 1
The Games of Mark Diesen: Part 2

Confirmed Players

IM Section 1

Title
Name
FIDE
USCF
Fed
Norm
GM
Vladimir Georgiev
2446
2527
North Macedonia
FM
Gauri Shankar
2311
2418
India
7/9
Shelev Oberoi
2291
2328
USA
7/9
FM
Dalton Perrine
2268
2356
USA
7/9
Alex Kolay
2257
2328
USA
7/9
IM
Roberto Martin Del Campo
2245
2324
Mexico
Jonathan Kogen
2209
2334
USA
7/9
IM
Pedro Rodriguez Rivera
2194
2286
Cuba
Eric Moskow
2109
2110
USA
7/9
Aakaash Meduri
2063
2169
USA
7/9

Interested in playing? 

Email Jeff at elitechess@gmail.com

Additional Details

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Time Control: 
Game 90 with 30 second increment

Hotel Option 1:
Homewood Suites by Hilton
4320 Meridian Pkwy
Aurora, IL 60540
(630) 978-2222
Mention Group Code "ECS"

$139/night - Free daily hot breakfast, internet, parking


Tournament Schedule:

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