Youth Tournaments

Youth Tournaments

U12 Tournaments

We will be hosting 4 different tournaments for children born 2006 or after:

19×19, 13×13, 9×9 and a Team Tournament (3 players per team)

 

19x19 rules. Prizes will be suitable for children. The tournament system will depend on the number of participating players. Handicap according to rank difference reduced by 2 stones (maximum 9 stones), 25 minutes + 2x20s byoyomi per player.

9x9 and 13x13 rules are the same as in 9x9 and 13x13 tournaments.

19x19 U12: Thursday 9 August and Friday 10 August
9x9 U12: Friday 3 August
13x13 U12: Tuesday 7 August
Team U12: Wednesday 1 August.

 

U16 Tournament

Rules: This tournament is restricted for young players born 2002 or after. The tournament system will depend on the number of participating players. Even games only, 25 minutes + 2x20s byoyomi per player.

19x19 U16: Thursday 9 August and Friday 10 August

Please note: As we move closer to the beginning of the congress, we might add sections including further details, a schedule, pictures, a results page, etc. The information currently on display may also be subject to change, so please check back later to double-check this event.