Originally posted by mmhare
I have a two-fold problem I should like your feedback on, firstly the ethical and then the practical.
I entered a "rookie" tournament on joining this site, I wanted to play games against other more serious-minded players, rather than casual surfers (who vanish) and the rookie tournament system seemed a sensible vehicle. I guess logically ...[text shortened]...
Secondly, how does on withdraw from a tournamemt?
Your thoughts please
if you resignn your game before making any moves then no rating points will be deducted against, you, and tournament points will be given to your opponents.
find games by ...
entering tournaments that suit you ( open rating or a very high rating band)
or join a clan, then you will certainly meet your match imediately. ...
or decide on your favourite time limit, then try to take a siege at that time limit, and hold it in your name against all comers.
while you go through this process make and accept open invites occasionally.