The Belfast Open tournament will take place at Belfast Boat Club in the Stranmillis area of Belfast on the 24th and 25th of September. Belfast Boat club is close to the city centre and thus relatively easy to find. There is ample free car parking space beside the venue.
The event will be played in the Main Function Room (downstairs) of Belfast Boat Club. (You can ask at reception if you get lost) The Belfast Open is an EGF Class B tournament, and will count toward both Irish Korea Points and the British Stacey points. This year we will have 5 rounds.
Japanese Rules, 6.5 komi
50 minutes maintime, 30 seconds 3 times overtime
McMahon tournament, Handicaps ?MMS-1, SOS only tiebreaker.
Saturday 24th September
– Registration: 9:30 to 10:30
– Round 1: 11:00 to 13:15
– Round 2: 14:00 to 16:15
– Evening (optional): We usually go for a meal somewhere.
Sunday 25th September
– Round 3: 9:00 to 11:00
– Round 4: 11:30 to 13:30
– Round 5: 14:30 to 16:30
– Prizegiving after 16:30
Please pre-register for the event before 24th September to avoid the penalty fee
– Normal: 12 pounds (Concession: 8 pounds)
– One Day Only: 7 pounds (Concession: 5 pounds)
Concessions (Unemployed, Students, OAPs)
– Penalties (Not a member of any National Go Organisation OR Late registration) 2 pounds
To enter email James (james8hut [at] hotmailDOTcom)
If you want to find a place to stay let us know and we can try to find some suggestions for you.
See you all there.
Now you can start challenging other players.
If I missed anyone please get back to me and I’ll adjust the entries.
Let the games begin!