Brussels tournament


31st Brussels Tournament 29-30th October, 2016

 

Tournament format

Five rounds MacMahon without handicap
Timing: 1 hour per player + byo-yomi: 15 stones for 5 minutes
Komi: 6.5

Non-smoking tournament

Registration and entry Fee

  • 15€ for registration and payment before the 23/10/2016
  • 20€ after the 23/10/2016
  • +5€ for Belgian players, non-member of the BGF (Why and How to become a member)
  • -5€ for Players born after 29/10/2004

You can pay the fee by transfer on our bank account with the communication : "Brussels" + your name + your rank. Information about the bank account of the Belgian Go Federation are here.

Please note that you only qualify for the early registration fee if the the payment arrives before 23//10/2016. It is your responsibility to take into account the possible delay of your bank in transferring money. When your payment arrives after 23/10/2016, you risk to have to pay the late registration fee on site, after which your original payment will be refunded minus administration costs.

Players from outside the Euro zone facing high bank transfer costs, qualify for the early registration fee if they register online before 23/10/2016.

If you pre-register and can not make it for the first round, you are expected to notify the organization. For this, you can use the phone numbers +32 484 747343 or +32 486 968518. In addition to any consequences as specified in EGF rules, not showing up for the first round without warning the organization will forfeit the tournament.

Once your registration fee has been received, you will be paired for the first round. You only have to confirm your presence if there are mistakes in your name or rating on our wall-list. You can cancel your registration by warning us. Before 23/10/2016, 12€ will be refunded, after 23/10/2016 only 7.5€.

Online registration

Registered players

Prizes

Prizes are guaranteed for all the players with 4 or 5 wins.
Prizes for top places are determined by number of points and SOS. Prizes are divided equally if the number of points and the SOS is equal.

Schedule

Saturday (GMT +2)
10:00 - Opening of registration
10:40 - Deadline of registration
11:00 - First Round
14:00 - Second Round
16:30 - Third Round
Sunday (GMT +1 !!)
10:00 - Fourth Round
13:00 - Fifth Round
16:30 - Prize giving

Venue

Address
L'Union Saint-Gilloise
Chaussée de Bruxelles 223
1190 Forest
How to get there

The tournament location is 25 minutes walking from the Gare Bruxelles-Midi / Brussel‐Zuid.
 
Bus 50 or tram 82 have stops nearby and go through Bruxelles-Midi / Brussel‐Zuid.
 

Results past editions

2015
2014
2013
2012
2011
2010
2009
2008
2007
2006
2005
2004
2003
2002
2001
2000
1999
1998
1997
1996
1995
1994
1993
1992
1991
1990
1989: not organised
1988: results not available
1987
1986: results not available
1985: results not available

Former Winners of the Brussels Tournament

Tournament Year Winners Runners-up numbers of player (among who 4d or stronger)
1 1985 Pierre Colmez, 5D Jean Michel, 4D 86 (8)
2 1986 Frank Janssen, 5D André Moussa, 5D ? (?)
3 1987 Pierre Colmez, 5D Frank Janssen, 5D 108 (6)
4 1988 Yoo Jong-Su, 7D David Schoffel, 5D 86 (6)
- 1989 no tournament
5 1990 Guo Juan, 7D Ronald Schlemper, 7D 116 (24 !)
6 1991 Sheng Guanji, 6D Guo Juan, 7D 112 (28 !)
7 1992 Sheng Guanji, 6D Guo Juan, 7D 90 (16)
8 1993 Sheng Guanji, 6D Guo Juan, 7D 100 (15)
9 1994 Sheng Guanji, 6D Guo Juan, 7D 90 (12)
10 1995 Guo Juan, 7D Zhang Shutai, 7D 84 (10)
11 1996 Guo Juan, 7D Miyakawa Wataru, 6D 112 (15)
12 1997 Park Sang Nam, 6D Guo Juan, 7D 108 (12)
13 1998 Geert Groenen, 5D Vladimir Danek, 6D
Franz-Josef Dickhut, 6D
100 (10)
14 1999 Guo Juan, 7D Pierre Colmez, 5D 70 (8)
15 2000 Guo Juan, 7D Vladimir Danek, 6D
Emil Nijhuis, 5D
66 (7)
16 2001 Guo Juan, 7D Paul Drouot, 5D 76 (9)
17 2002 Guo Juan, 7D Frédéric Donzet, 5D 80 (9)
18 2003 Noguchi Motoki, 6D Guo Juan, 7D 75 (8)
19 2004 Franz-Josef Dickhut, 6D Zhao Pei, 6D 108 (9)
20 2005 Cho Seok Bin, 7D Radek Nechanicky, 6D 111 (8)
21 2006 Cho Seok Bin, 7D Jan Ramon, 4D 86 (11)
22 2007 Cho Seok Bin, 7D Radek Nechanicky, 6D 85 (5)
23 2008 Zou Lin, 6D Ondrej Silt, 6D 99 (6)
24 2009 Dai Junfu, 7D Hwang In-Seong, 7D 89 (7)
25 2010 Cho Seok Bin, 7D Csaba Merö, 6D 74 (7)
26 2011 Csaba Merö, 6D Chen Lei, 6D 76 (9)
27 2012 Pavol Lisy, 6D Ondrej Silt, 6D 61 (9)
28 2013 Zhang Yuanbo, 4D Antoine Fenech, 5D 47 (5)
29 2014 Vladimir Danek, 5D Kim Ouweleen, 4D 42 (3)
30 2015 Bogdan Zhurakovskyi, 5D Olivier Drouot, 3D 71 (2)