Announcement

Mode

  • Teams with minimum 3 players, maximum 4 players
  • 4 different groups (A, B, C and D)
  • 6 rounds in groups A and B
  • 8 rounds in groups C and D
  • Competition per round on three boards, no handicap

The players per team must be ordered by their ranking. Exception: No limits on the order of the players in group A. The order must be fixed at the beginning of the tournament by the team-leader (Saturday morning). This order can’t be changed during the tournament. In teams with four players from round to round different three players can start.

Players without a team can also participate in the team-tournament ! For details look at “Tournament” and “Registration”

Ruleset

Chinese rules with 3.5 black stones compensation, so jigo is possible (184 - 177)

Thinking time

  • Fischertime: 45 minutes basic time, additional 15 seconds per move in groups A and B
  • Fischertime: 30 minutes basic time, additional 10 seconds per move in groups C and D

Groups

  • Group A : Minimum ranking 1-dan for all team-players (amateurs and professional players)
  • Group B : Ranking of all amateur-players at most 4-dan
  • Group C : Ranking of all amateur-players at most 1-kyu
  • Group D : Ranking of all amateur-players at most 7-kyu

Schedule: 29th April - 1st May 2017

  • 29th Saturday 09:00 - 09:45 Final registration
  • 29th Saturday 10:15 Opening
  • 29th Saturday / 30th Sunday / 1st Monday Tournament-rounds
  • 1st Monday 16:30 Prizegiving ceremony

Rounds Groups A and B
Saturday | 10:30 / 14:45 /
Sunday | 10:00 / 14:15 /
Monday | 09:30 / 13:15

Rounds Groups C and D
Saturday | 11:00 / 14:00 / 16:15
Sunday | 10:15 / 13:30 / 16:00
Monday | 10:15 / 13:30

Venue

Chinese Culture Center
Klingelhöferstraße 21
10785 Berlin

Entry-fee (per team)

  • Group A: 75 Euro
  • Group B: 60 Euro
  • Group C: 45 Euro
  • Group D: 30 Euro

Prize-money (per team):

  • Group A: Winner € 600, Runner-up € 400, 3rd place: € 200
  • Group B: Winner € 450, Runner-up € 300, 3rd place: € 150
  • Group C: Winner € 300, Runner-up € 200, 3rd place: € 100
  • Group D: Winner € 150, Runner-up € 100, 3rd place: e 50

Announcement (German)