Peak World Ranking #99 (2621 FIDE), played in 2004 FIDE World Championship, 6 Olympiads, 3 World Cups, defeated World #18 Jan-Krzysztof Duda at the 2022 Olympiad. 5th CCC Norm Invitational.
#4 player from Belgium, top rated player from Maryland, 3-time Belgian National Champion, holds longest undefeated streak at CCC Invitationals (37 games). 19th CCC Norm Invitational.
Held the record for youngest African-American National Master in history, #11 rated player from Denmark, 2 GM norms (1 earned at CCC Norm Invitational). 19th CCC Norm Invitational.
Chess streamer, earned 3 of his 7 IM norms from CCC Norm Invitationals. 27th CCC Norm Invitational.
2022 Denker High School Tournament Champion, 2021 National Open Champion, Panam Youth Champion, Panam Junior Co-champion, 1 GM norm. 6th CCC Norm Invitational.
North Carolina's first home grown International Master (earned 5 IM norms from CCC Norm Invitationals). 18th CCC Norm Invitational.
#1 rated player in South Carolina, current SC Champion and Senior Champion, PhD and Professor. 10th CCC Norm Invitational.
Former Ukranian and Soviet Junior Champion, defeated top GMs Garry Kasparov, Bronstein, Suetin, Averbakh. 11th CCC Norm Invitational.
World Chess Olympiad Gold Medalist (4-time representative), 2 draws with former World Champion Vishy Anand. 27th CCC Norm Invitational.
#13 rated player from Mexico. 2nd CCC Norm Invitational.
Denker Tournament of High School Champions winner with 3 IM norms, peak ratings 2378 FIDE, 2447 USCF. 10th CCCSA Norm Invitational.
Published chess author and former U.S. Junior Open Champion. 4th CCC Norm Invitational.