Qualification for the IORMC has been completed for both USA and Canada and we have our 4 representatives for this years' competition! Full standings can be found at the end of the article, but our teams for 2017 are:
- Yukitora (Kinyan Lui)
- DdR_Dan (Daniel Pascua)
- xGeo (George Liu-Krason)
- Corak (Arthur McAnally)
For Daniel, he returns from the 2016 team and George make his 2nd appearance after being on the inaugural team in 2015. This will be Kinyan's and Arthur's first year representing the USA.
- Juun (Jun Oh)
- Khold (Simon Chen)
- Element (William Lou)
- AW (Casper Tsai)
For Casper and William, they represent Canada for a 2nd consecutive year (which is also the duration of the team's existence). while Jun improves from a reserve to the main team joining Simon as first time participants.
Pairings have also been announced for the IORMC, with 16 countries in all participating. The parings can be found here. Several players from the recently concluded WRC are participating including Top 8 finisher Lena Weinguny.
Good luck to everyone in the wee hours of November 5th!
United States (Standings)