Originally Posted by Allurex
Yeah comparing even an Advanced player to those who play once or twice a year is incredibly lopsided. The gap between say 800 and 1000 rated players isn't close to as big.
I mean think of someone you know who plays 2-3 times each summer and thats it? What would they be rated? 600? Worse?
Depends on how good they were when they stopped playing so regularly. After 5 years of fairly serious playing, I could probably play only 2-3 times a summer and not suffer that bad of a drop off.