Spring 2024 GM/IM Norm

GM A
 Name: EMILIO CORDOVA
Current Rating: 2561
Title: GM
Score: 0.00
PER 
#4 rated player from Peru, 6-time Olympiad representative, peak World Ranking #94 (2660 FIDE). 4th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: CEMIL CAN ALI MARANDI
Current Rating: 2516
Title: GM
Score: 0.00
TUR 
5-time European Youth Champion (U10-U18), 2020 and 2021 Charlotte Open Champion. 4th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: CRISTHIAN CRUZ
Current Rating: 2498
Title: GM
Score: 0.00
PER 
4-time Olympiad representative, #7 rated player from Peru. 3rd CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: JOSEPH LEVINE
Current Rating: 2376
Title: IM
Score: 0.00
USA 
#6 rated 16-year-old in the US, #7 rated player from Washington. 2nd CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: TIANQI WANG
Current Rating: 2358
Title: IM
Score: 0.00
USA 
North Carolina's first home grown IM (earned 6 IM norms from CCC Norm Invitationals). 20th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: GAURI SHANKAR
Current Rating: 2345
Title: FM
Score: 0.00
IND 
Chess streamer with 8 IM norms (last 4 from CCC Invitationals). 29th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: VINCENT TSAY
Current Rating: 2337
Title: FM
Score: 0.00
USA 
#7 rated 18-year-old in the US, 3 IM norms. 5th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: LIAM PUTNAM
Current Rating: 2323
Title: FM
Score: 0.00
USA 
#4 rated 15-year-old in the US, 2019 North American U14 Champion, 2 IM norms (1 from CCC Inv). 5th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: RYO CHEN
Current Rating: 2317
Title: IM
Score: 0.00
USA 
#2 rated 13-year-old in the US, earned 1 IM norm from CCC Norm Inv. 5th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: SETH HOMA
Current Rating: 2285
Title: FM
Score: 0.00
USA 
#5 rated player from Michigan, 2-time Michigan Open Champion, 4 IM norms. 5th CCC Norm Invitational.

IM B
 Name: JOSHUA POSTHUMA
Current Rating: 2449
Title: IM
Score: 0.00
USA 
#2 rated player from Michigan, earned 1 IM from CCC Norm Invitational. 4th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: DIMITRI KOMAROV
Current Rating: 2448
Title: GM
Score: 0.00
UKR 
Former Ukrainian champion, trainer or top GM Nihal Sarin, and legendary commentator. 1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: HARSHID KUNKA
Current Rating: 2294
Title: FM
Score: 0.00
USA 
#5 rated 14-year-old in the US, 2 IM norms (1 from CCC Norm Inv.) 3rd CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: MARTHA FIERRO
Current Rating: 2283
Title: IM
Score: 0.00
ECU 
Ecuadorian/American International Master, Woman Grandmaster, FIDE Trainer, and International Organizer, represented Ecuador in 11 Chess Olympiads. 2nd CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: GRAHAM HOROBETZ
Current Rating: 2267
Title:
Score: 0.00
USA 
#2 rated player from Tennessee. 1st CCC Norm invitational.
 Name: VASEEGARAN NANDHAKUMAR
Current Rating: 2229
Title:
Score: 0.00
USA 
#13 rated 15-year-old in the US. 2nd CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: DOUG ECKERT
Current Rating: 2146
Title: FM
Score: 0.00
USA 
Chess author, Correspondence Chess International Master, 2-time U.S. Junior Open Champion, 2023 U.S. Senior Open Co-champion. 7th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: SIBO WU
Current Rating: 2142
Title:
Score: 0.00
CHN 
National Master, FIDE Instructor, software engineer. 1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: KRISTEL DIAZ CHARPENTIER
Current Rating: 1969
Title: WIM
Score: 0.00
CRC 
2023 Central American and Caribbean Champion, top rated female player from Costa Rica, 2024 Costa Rican Woman's Champion. 1st CCC Norm Invitational.

IM C
 Name: ZURAB JAVAKHADZE
Current Rating: 2440
Title: IM
Score: 0.00
GEO 
5-time Texas State Champion with 4 GM norms. 5th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: JULIO BECERRA
Current Rating: 2413
Title: GM
Score: 0.00
USA 
2-time Cuban Champion, 8-time Florida State Champion, peak ratings 2614 FIDE and 2672 USCF (#7 in the US). 3rd CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: DARCY LIMA
Current Rating: 2375
Title: GM
Score: 0.00
BRA 
FIDE Trainer, International Organizer, 3-time Brazilian Champion, competed in 2000 and 2004 FIDE World Championships, 11-time Olympiad representative. 4th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: BENJAMIN TANG
Current Rating: 2346
Title: FM
Score: 0.00
USA 
#6 rated 13-year-old in the US, 2022 Rockefeller K-5 National Co-Champion. 1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: ANDREW JIANG
Current Rating: 2217
Title:
Score: 0.00
USA 
#5 rated 13-year-old in the US. 1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: LUCIUS MELILLO
Current Rating: 2158
Title:
Score: 0.00
USA 
#16 rated 15-year-old in the US. 1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: MAIREBIS CASTILLO COCA
Current Rating: 2043
Title: WFM
Score: 0.00
CUB 
Chess teacher, Woman FIDE Master and US Chess National Master. 1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: YESSICA MENDEZ TOVAR
Current Rating: 1988
Title: WIM
Score: 0.00
MEX 
#5 rated female player from Mexico. 1st CCC Norm Invitational.