Go

CZECH OPEN 2018 - 17th International Go Tournament

13th-15th July 2018

Organizer: AVE-KONTAKT s.r.o. in cooperation with PromoGo o.s. and Czech Go Association

Festival director: Jana Hricova

Tournament system: McMahon system, equal games, 6 rounds, 60 min. basic time and byoyomi 15 moves/5 min. or 1 move per 30 sec. according to the type of clock. Participation without age and performance limitations is possible. Unclassified players will obtain the rate of 20 kyu.

Criteria used for final ranking: McMahon score, SOS, SOSOS

Prizes:
Best 5 players:

1st place: 8 000 CZK
2nd place: 5 500 CZK
3rd place: 4 000 CZK
4th place: 2 500 CZK
5th place: 1 500 CZK

Additional prizes for best 5 players with EGF member countries passport:

1st place: 7 000 CZK
2nd place: 4 500 CZK
3rd place: 3 500 CZK
4th place: 2 500 CZK
5th place: 1 000 CZK

Prizes for 6 points achieved (except for the first 5 players in either of the final rankings above) - 600 CZK.

Prizes for 5 points achieved (except for the first 5 players in either of the final rankings above) - 400 CZK.

Financial prizes can be paid either in CZK or in EUR.

Material prizes for best woman, best player up to 18, 15, 12 and 10 years of age if they achieve at least 3 points

Starting fee for players from EGF members organisations (in EUR):

rating >= 2550 0 + free accommodation at the dormitory
rating 2350 - 2549 0  
rating 2050 - 2349 10  
the others 13,5  

Discounts on starting fee for players registered by 15th June 2018 at the following amount of:
- youngsters up to 18 years of age and players over 65 years 50%
- other players 25%

Players by entering the tournament agree that they results will be sent into the EGD!

Time schedule:

Friday 13th July 15:00 – 17:00 registration
  18:00 1st round
Saturday 14th July 09:30 2nd round
  14:00 3rd round
  17:00 4th round
Sunday 15th July 09:00 5th round
  13:00 6th round
  16:00 prize giving ceremony


Place of registration, accommodation, secretariat and playing halls: 
Tipsport arena, Sukova trida 1735, Pardubice, connection from the railway station by trolleybus No. 3 and by bus No. 10, 16 and 17 (4th stop)