2009 ACCA Pan Am/Western Hemishpher Computer Chess Champs

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2009 ACCA Pan Am/Western Hemishpher Computer Chess Champs

Post by CRoberson » Tue Oct 20, 2009 7:26 pm

This is the ACCA's fourth annual event. It will be the weekend of Nov 14 & 15 on ICC. Registration is open and the rules are on the web page.

This event is open only to those of the western hemisphere.

The web pages and registration are at: http://taccl.org/ACCAChampionships/ACCA ... Champ.html

There isn't a strength limit. So, weak and strong programs may apply.

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Re: 2009 ACCA Pan Am/Western Hemishpher Computer Chess Champ

Post by CRoberson » Wed Oct 21, 2009 9:39 pm

Jon Dart has entered Arasan.
I have enterd Telepath.

NoonianChess will not enter this time due to rule changes.

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Re: 2009 ACCA Pan Am/Western Hemishpher Computer Chess Champ

Post by CRoberson » Thu Oct 22, 2009 10:07 pm

Brian Richardson has entered Tinker.

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Re: 2009 ACCA Pan Am/Western Hemishpher Computer Chess Champ

Post by CRoberson » Fri Oct 23, 2009 9:42 pm

Bob Hyatt has entered Crafty.

Remember this is open to any program authored from the western hemisphere. That includes Canada, Greenland, Central America, South America and Antarctica.

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Re: 2009 ACCA Pan Am/Western Hemishpher Computer Chess Champ

Post by CRoberson » Sat Nov 07, 2009 12:16 am

Antonio Diéguez has entered Amyan

Only one week left before tournament and registration closes Thursday night at midnight pacific time.

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Re: 2009 ACCA Pan Am/Western Hemishpher Computer Chess Champ

Post by CRoberson » Sun Nov 08, 2009 5:55 pm

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Re: 2009 ACCA Pan Am/Western Hemishpher Computer Chess Champ

Post by Engin » Sun Nov 08, 2009 7:32 pm

why only american engines ?

sheet rules !

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Re: 2009 ACCA Pan Am/Western Hemishpher Computer Chess Champ

Post by CRoberson » Mon Nov 09, 2009 4:56 pm

Engin wrote:why only american engines ?

sheet rules !
This is for all western hemisphere authors. There are numerous tournaments held in locations prohibitive to western hemisphere inhabitants. So, we have one per year for us.

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Re: 2009 ACCA Pan Am/Western Hemishpher Computer Chess Champ

Post by CRoberson » Mon Nov 09, 2009 4:57 pm

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Re: 2009 ACCA Pan Am/Western Hemishpher Computer Chess Champ

Post by Harvey Williamson » Mon Nov 09, 2009 8:14 pm

CRoberson wrote:
Engin wrote:why only american engines ?

sheet rules !
This is for all western hemisphere authors. There are numerous tournaments held in locations prohibitive to western hemisphere inhabitants. So, we have one per year for us.
If it is only for inhabitants why is Rybka allowed to play? :) Mark Uniacke lives West of Greenwich, Vas does not!?

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