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  1. 23 Dec '08 06:40
    Is there such a thing?
  2. Standard member Smiffy
    SPS CLAN
    23 Dec '08 06:51
    yes countries to get National Masters.. NM are the initials
  3. 23 Dec '08 07:20
    No I meant National EXPERT.
  4. 23 Dec '08 10:01
    Don't shout, please .

    Yes that exists. Called National Expert or Candidate Master. Taking US as an example, that would be USCF 2000+ rating, i.e. just below the National Master rating (USCF 2200+).
  5. Subscriber Marinkatomb
    wotagr8game
    23 Dec '08 10:37
    Originally posted by Mephisto2
    Don't shout, please .

    Yes that exists. Called National Expert or Candidate Master. Taking US as an example, that would be USCF 2000+ rating, i.e. just below the National Master rating (USCF 2200+).
    ...they only exist in the US.
  6. 23 Dec '08 11:59
    Originally posted by Marinkatomb
    ...they only exist in the US.
    It's true that the titles are not given anymore here in Belgium. But the older players still use the terms class A, B .. and Expert