|Handbook | B. Permanent
Commissions | 02.
FIDE Rating Regulations (Qualification Commission) | 15.0. Rapid Ratings
15.0. Rapid Ratings (GA '98)
The following principles shall govern the operation of a rapid
- Players who have reached a minimum ELO of 1600 shall be rated under the
rapid rating list.
- The value of the K factor shall be determined by the rating administrator.
- To differentiate the ratings from rapid chess games from ratings obtained
from normal chess games, the ratings from rapid games shall eventually be
denoted by the first 3 digits.