Third Stage of the WZ Individual Championship. The planned start dates are 3/30/2018, 6/30/2018, 9/30/2018 and 12/30/2018.
- Groups of 13 to 17 players.
- Requirements: Rated at least 2400, or those with IM, SIM or GM title and rating above 2350, or those who qualified from the Semifinals, or the top 3 places in WZ-GM Norm events.
- The top two players will advance to the Finals, ties will be broken per ICCF Tournament Rules for Individual Events.