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6th Slovakia Shogi Open 2016Tournament Star
Start time2016-04-02 13:00
End time2016-04-03 15:30
PlaceAsia Info Centre (Laurinska 2, Bratislava)
ContactSlovak Association of Shogi (
Dear shogi friends,
let me invite you to the 6th annual Slovakia Shogi Open tournament, that will take place at venue of Asia Info Centre, Bratislava on Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd of April 2016.
The venue is located in the city centre of Bratislava relatively close to the train station and its position provides you with many possible accommodation types, from cheap hostels up to luxurious hotels within short walking distance.
This year's Slovakia Shogi Open is honoured to have a special guest, japanese shogi player and promoter, member of International Shogi Popularization Society, Yoshi Ozeki, 2D. Mr Ozeki has prepared a lecture about joseki targeted at players around 5 kyu.
Location: Asia Info Centre, Laurinska 2, Bratislava
Tournament system: Swiss system, 6 rounds, even games, 30 minutes with 30 seconds byoyomi.
Starting fee: 5 EUR, 2 EUR for players without FESA rating and young players(age under 18)
Prizes: 1st place: Guaranteed 30 EUR for winner
Prize for best non-rated player
More prizes in case of higher number of participants
13:00-14:00 - registration
14:00-15:30 - 1st round
15:30-17:00 - 2nd round
17:00-18:30 - 3rd round
18:30-20:30 - Yoshi Ozeki: Lecture about joseki
20:30 - social program, beer, playing shogi, dinner...
09:30-11:00 - 4th round
11:00-12:30 - 5th round
12:30-13:30 - lunch break
13:30-15:00 - 6th round
15:00-15:30 - prize giving ceremony
Updates and more information will be available on the Facebook event:
Registration is possible either via Facebook event above, or email.
In case of need or registration you can contact Lukas Vyletel at
+421 948 011 984