The Open European Championship is the largest among the European Go Congress tournaments. Everybody who has registered to EGC can participate, players of all ages from all over the world are welcome.

Players eliminated from the European Championship can join this tournament. All games of the European Championship besides semi-finals and the final also count for the Open Championship.

 

Tournament system:

Rules: official EGF ranked tournament level A.

10 round McMahon, Japanese rules, 6,5 komi.

Top bar will be arranged according to number of players and rank distribution.

Main time depends on the higher ranked player as follows:

4 dan and above — main time 2h 30 min + 3×60s byo yomi

3 kyu to 3 dan — main time 2h + 3×40s byo yomi

4 kyu and below — main time 1h 30 min + 3×30s byo yomi

Prizes to be announced