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2nd German Shogi FestivalTournament Star
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Start time2015-05-02 12:30
End time2015-05-03 19:00
PlaceChess Club Ludwigshafen (Luitpoldstraße 37, 67063 Ludwigshafen)
GuestsWatanabe, Akira
Hirose, Akihito
Websitehttp://shogideutschland.de/2015/2Festival_EN.html
Contact (gsf2015@shogideutschland.de)
Description
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Description

On the occasion of the visit of Akira Watanabe (9th Dan and Kio title holder), Akihito Hirose (8th Dan) and Amahiko Sato (8th Dan) at May 3 to Germany we invite all interested shogi friends to participate in an international open tournament as follows:

Schedule

Saturday, May 2 – Chess Club Ludwigshafen
  • 12:30 registration
  • 13:00 welcome and 1st round
  • 14:30 2nd round
  • 16:00 3rd round
  • 19:00 Dinner (optional)
Sunday, Mai 3 – East Asia Institute, Ludwigshafen
  • 10:30 4th round
  • 12:00 lunch break
  • 13:45 price giving ceremony
  • 14:00 special program with professional players
    • 14:00 presentations on the demonstration board (open for all)
    • 15:30 simultaneous games (limited participation, s. below)
  • 18:30 closing ceremony
The schedule may be subject to modifications

Terms and conditions

  • International open tournament, 4 rounds Mac-Mahon (4-5 MacMahon-groups)
  • 30 minutes time limit plus 30 seconds byoyomi
  • Participation fee: 10,- € (5,- € for children and students)
  • Top 12 players of the tournament qualify for participation in the simultaneous games
  • 4 more slots for the simultaneous games will be distributed by the event management
  • Application deadline April 30, 2015 by email: gsf2015@shogideutschland.de

Locations

Saturday

Schachklub Ludwigshafen 1912 (Chess Club Ludwigshafen)
Luitpoldstraße 37
67063 Ludwigshafen, Germany

Sunday

East Asia Institute (OAI)
Rheinpromenade 12
67061 Ludwigshafen, Germany