Info Players

The tournament is open to all players. It will consist in a cup for 16 participants and it is a classic mac-mahon tournament for the other players.

Location

The tournament will take place in the Salle de la Bourse, place de la Bourse.

Access : 20 minutes walk from Strasbourg train station

Tram : Station Etoile-Bourse (lines A and D). Direct form Strasbourg train station (lines A and D) and Kehl train station (line D)

Schedule

Saturday 21 May:

  • From 10:00 to 13:00 : players registration.
  • 14:00 : first round and 1/8th finals for the top group.
  • 17:00 :  second round and quarterfinals for top group.
  • 19:00 : All-you-can-eat Flammekueche and drink (10€) with commentaries of the quarterfinals.

Sunday 22 May:

  • 10h00 : third round and semi-finals.
  • 14h00 : fourth round and final.

Rules :

The top 16 players are allowed to play for the cup. When they loose a game in the cup, they’ll join the classic mac-mahon tournament, except the loosers of semi-finals who will play for the 3rd place.

  • 1 hour per player and 15 stones for 5 minutes byo-yomi
  • Japanese rules
  • komi : 6.5
  • Even games

Prizes and registration fees

Dinner

Saturday evening dinner : 10 € (all-you-can-eat tartes flambées, drinks included except wine).

Tournament

For players below 10 kyu and younger than 18 :

Free. Prizes for 4 wins : Alsace wine or chocolates.

For other players : Tournament fee : 15 €

Prizes for top group
  • Winner : 800 €
  • Second : 500 €
  • Third : 300 €
  • Fourth : 200 €
  • 3 wins : 100 €
Prizes besides top group
  • Player with 4 wins :
    4 dan : 300 €
    3 dan : 200 €
    1 dan and 2 dan : 150€
    1 kyu to 9 kyu : 100 €

  • Player with 3 wins : go book, DVD, Alsace wine or chocolates.

Rules for the cup

The winners of semi-finals will play the final and will be at first and second place.The loosers of the semi-finals will play for the third and fourth place.The fifth place will be decided between the players of the top group by the sum of their  STS points.

1/8 finals
  1. Player n° 1 vs random player
  2. Player n° 8 vs random player
  3. Player n° 5 vs random player
  4. Player n° 4 vs random player
  5. Player n° 3 vs random player
  6. Player n° 6 vs random player
  7. Player n° 7 vs random player
  8. Player n° 2 vs random player
Quarterfinals
  1. Winners match 1 – match 2
  2. Winners match 3 – match 4
  3. Winners match 5 – match 6
  4. Winners match 7 – match 8

Semifinals

  1. Winners quarter  1 – quarter 2
  2. Winners quarter  3 – quarter 4