UA-85178738-1 Amsterdam International Go Tournament 2017 | European Go Federation bonus points tournament (level B)

 


The 46th Amsterdam International Go Tournament
a European Go Federation bonus points tournament (level B) - Thursday, May 25 – Sunday, May 28, 2017

Main Event

7 rounds McMahon, 90 minutes + 1x30s byoyomi. Japanese rules, 6.5 komi

Registration and first round on Thursday. Friday, Saturaday and Sunday two rounds per day. For futher information see Program

Pricing

The earlier you register and pay, the cheaper the event is, so register a.s.a.p. to get the best price!

Base price
- €40 for all events [7 rounds] if you register and pay before 1st of April. €45 if you pay in April, €50 if you pay in May (before the 20th)
- €25 for weekend only [4 rounds] if you register and pay before 1st of April. €30 if you pay in April, €35 if you pay in May (before the 20th)

Condition: You must register and pay in advance. If you register and pay at the door, the rate is €55 for all events, €40 for the weekend
Exception: Registrants from countries from where it is not easy or cheap to transfer money to the Netherlands may pre-register online and pay cash at the door, and will pay the price that was current at their time of registration.

Discounts:
- €10 discount if you are a student, youth under 20, or double-digit kyu (10 kyu or weaker)
- €5 discount if you are a member of the Dutch Go Association
(€15 discount if you are both)

Discounts apply to any base price, for the main event or for weekend only registrations.

Participation in the rapid (Friday evening qualifiers, Saturday evening finals) is free for participants of the main event, €5 extra for weekend only participants, or €10 if you only play the rapid.

Payment
Please transfer your participation fee to:
IBAN: NL21 INGB 0000 7332 53
Name: St. Go Centre Evenementen
BIC (SWIFT) code: INGBNL2A

Program

Wednesday, May 24
20:00 – 23:00 Blitz tournament for early arrivals at the location of the Amsterdam Go club: Café Batavia 1920, Prins Hendrikkade 85. The tournament is organized by the club and is free of charge.

Thursday, May 25
12:00 – 13:30 Registration
13:35 – 13:55 Opening ceremony
14:00 – 17:30 First round

Friday, May 26
09:30 – 13:00 Second round
14:00 – 17:30 Third round
19:30 – 23:00 DNM Rapid, Qualifiers (3 rounds, 30min sudden death)

Saturday, May 27
09:30 – 13:00 Fourth round
10:00 – 17:30 DGT Double-Digit tournament for beginners
14:00 – 17:30 Fifth round
18:00 – 20:00 Barbeque, organized by our own top chef, Roel van Kollem
19:30 – 23:00 DNM Rapid, Finals (Quarter Final, Semi Final, Final)

Sunday, May 28
09:30 – 13:00 Sixth round
14:00 – 17:30 Seventh round
17:45 – 18:15 Closing ceremony and prizegiving

Prize Money

Total prize money at the top of the tournament: 1100 euro.
If you win at least 5/7 starting in the supergroup, you always win at least 100 euro.
Prize money is shared equally between players with equal score.

1st place unshared: 500 euro.
1st place shared by 2 players: 400 euro each.
1st place shared by 3 players: 300 euro each (at least)
1st place shared by 4 players or more: divide 1100 euro equally among tied players

2nd place unshared: 300 euro
2nd place shared by 2 players: 200 euro each (at least)
2nd place shared by 3 players or more: divide 600 euro equally among tied players

3rd place unshared: 200 euro (extra 50 euro for 1st and 2nd place each in this case)
3rd place shared: Divide 300 euro equally among tied players.

If you have any questions, please email to office(AT)go-centre(DOT)nl

Side events

Wednesday: Batavia Blitz

A free blitz tournament for early arrivals will be held on Wednesday evening at Cafe Batavia 1920, Prins Hendrikkade 85, Amsterdam (opposite the Central Station see map). If you want you can have a nice pub meal there before the start of the tournament.

Friday & Saturday: DNM Rapid

On Friday and Saturday evening, a rapid tournament sponsored by DNM-ICT will be held. Friday evening will have three qualifier rounds, Saturday evening will have the best 8 players playing Quarter-Final, Semi-Final and Finals.
Participation is free to anyone who is registered for the main event, €5 extra for weekend only participants, or €10 as a single event.

Saturday: DGT Double Digit tournament

An all day event aimed specifically at beginners.
Registration: 10.00
You can win a DGT game timer!

Saturday: Barbecue Dinner

We are very glad that Roel van Kollem has promised to serve a nice meal on Saturday. He has surprised us in the past with wonderful lunches during previous Rapid tournaments (see picture) and dinners during Summer and Winter Go events. In between the main tournament round and the DNM rapid finals in the evening you can join a delicious barbecue. It will be organized at the venue at a cost of €12,50. You can buy tickets at the venue.

Our Sponsors

The Amsterdam Internation Go Tournament is sponsored by

Logo Cafe Batavia 1920 H.O.T. games & toys logo
Logo Het Paard Logo DNM ICT Logo EGCC logo NGoB

Register now
Register Early to get the best price!

Discounts available

There is a discount of 5 euro for members of the Dutch Go Association (NGoB)

There is a discount of 10 euro for all players aged under 18 and/or ranked as double digit kyu (10 kyu or weaker)

Prices

March

40
€25 weekend-only
Pay in March

April

45
€30 weekend-only
Pay in April

May

50
€35 weekend-only
Pay in May

At Venue

55
€40 weekend-only
Pay at the Venue

Venue

 

Batavia

Prins Hendrikkade 85, 1012 AE Amsterdam

EGCC

SCHOKLAND 14, 1181 HV AMSTELVEEN

Accommodation

Please check the information below yourself. It might not be up-to-date. When you find that to be the case, please inform us

It is recommended to arrange your accommodation in Amsterdam as early as possible. The city is visited by many tourists and whatever kind of place you are planning to stay at will be overbooked during the period of the tournament.

Our recommendation for cheap facilities is camping site Het Amsterdamse Bos. This camping is not far from the tournament site. Prizes range from about € 10,- to € 25,- p.p.p.n. for tent, caravan and camper sites and cabins, chalets and cottages.

How to get there with public transport: catch metro 51 from Kronenburg to Spinnerij and then take a 15 to 20 minute walk

Another possibility would be Camping Zeeburg, tel.: +31-20-6944430. Prices range from about € 11,50 to € 27,- p.p.p.n. for tent, caravan and camper sites and cabins, chalets and cottages.

Youth Hostels

The Flying Pig, Vossiusstraat 46 (Vondelpark), tel. +31-20-4004187 or Nieuwendijk 100, tel. +31-20-4206822. Starting at € about 26,-.
Stayokay, Zandpad 5 (Vondelpark), tel. +31-20-5898996. Starting at € 32.50.
The Globe, Oudezijds Voorburgwal 3, tel. +31-20-4217424. Starting at about € 35.00.

Private accommodation

There is a limited number of private accommodations, so please ask us in advance.
You can also have a look at www.couchsurfing.com.

Hotels near the tournament site:
Prices start at about € 45 p.p.p.n. We can recommend the Abina Hotel, Amsterdamseweg 193, Amstelveen, tel. +31-20-6401101.

Hotels in Amsterdam city centre:
Prices in the city centre start at about € 50 p.p.p.n.
Hotel Kap, Den Texstraat 5b, tel. +31-20-6245908.
Hotel Asterisk, Den Texstraat 16, tel. +31-20-6262396.
Budget Hotel Euphemia, Fokke Simonszstraat 1-9, tel. +31-20-6229045.

For further information on accommodation and activities in Amsterdam:
I amsterdam
Information on hotels in Amsterdam
Tourist information
Find and book hotel accommodation with www.booking.com
Plan your local trip with public transport
Information on parking in general and cheap parking in Amsterdam

Participants

# First Namesort descending Last Name Rank Rating Country Club
1 Alexander Eerbeek 5 dan 2457 NL -
2 Arved Weigmann 3 kyu 1769 DE Potsdam
3 Birgit Schendel 9 kyu 1102 DE Hamburg-Harburg
4 Dan Mircea Damian 1 dan 2108 NL
5 Dave de Vos 3 dan 2234 NL Tilburg
6 Desiree Muehl 3 kyu DE Nuremberg
7 Dominik Bővíz 6 dan 2578 HU MGE
8 DUY MINH VO 4 dan VN HO CHI mINH
9 Elchin Valishov 10 kyu AZ Azerbaijan GalaGAPI (GO) Federation
10 Fidan Valishova 20 kyu AZ Azerbaijan GalaGAPI (GO) Federation
11 Gudrun Breitenbauch 10 kyu DE Hamburg-Harburg
12 Gulchin Valishova 20 kyu AZ Azerbaijan GalaGAPI (GO) Federation
13 HA DUC MINH VO 1 kyu VN HO CHI MINH
14 Hans Finkelnberg 7 kyu 1438 NL Leiden
15 Henk Mourik 2 kyu NL Amstelveen
16 Herman Hiddema 4 dan 2392 NL Groningen
17 Irek Wegiel 4 kyu PL Warszawa
18 Jaap K. Blom 3 kyu NL leid
19 Jesse Savo 4 dan 2419 FI Hayashi
20 Joel Barrett 9 kyu 1189 GB Manchester
21 Justyna Kleczar 2 kyu 1890 NL Amsterdam
22 Kim Ouweleen 4 dan NL Amsterdam
23 Klaas van der Laan 10 kyu 1030 NL Groningen
24 Krongkamon MEKMOK 1 dan TH Phuket
25 Léon Groenemeijer 5 kyu 1304 NL Amsterdam
26 MAI DUY LE 5 dan VN HO CHI MINH
27 Martin Ruzicka 4 dan DE Freiburg
28 Mikko Siukola 4 dan 2422 FI YliGo
29 Nanko van Egmond 3 kyu 1710 NL Amsterdamse Go Club
30 Nhat Minh Vo 4 dan VN HO CHI MINH
31 Rana Valishova 10 kyu AZ Azerbaijan GalaGAPI (GO) Federation
32 René Aaij 4 dan 2402 NL Groningen
33 Richard Mullens 6 kyu 1459 GB London City
34 Robert Rehm 5 dan 2391 NL AGC
35 Roel van Kollem 2 kyu 1788 NL Amsterdam
36 Ronald Verhagen 1 dan 2029 NL Go Club Almere
37 Shu-Hsin (Kelly) Lin 2 kyu NL Tilburg
38 Teake Haagsma 4 kyu NL Amstelveen, de Twee Ogen
39 THI DAN HA 10 kyu VN HO CHI MINH
40 TINGCHAO LIN 6 dan TW
41 Umud Valishli 30 kyu AZ Azerbaijan GalaGAPI (GO) Federation
42 Yi-Feng Huang 4 dan 2416 NL Eindhoven

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