Tournaments

XIV Renju and Gomoku European Championship 2018
Estonia, Tallinn, June 2018 (06-24 - 07-01), Soosyrv-8 rule

European Championship will held in Estonia, in Tallinn,  24.06.-1.07. 2018.
The competition will be organized by Renju International Federation, Tallinn Hobbycenter Kullo and Estonian Renju Union
Playing place: Tallinn Hobbycenter Kullo, Mustamae tee 59, Tallinn
Accommodation: Academic hostel, Akadeemia tee 11 (same as during WC2013,EC 2014, TWC and YWC 2016, check their homepage: http://www.academichostel.com/en/), Price for SNG or DBL room for renju- and gomokuplayers  is 33.30 EUR per day (3 people room cost is 47.70 per room).

Time control - 120 minutes per player + 30 seconds per move Fisher

Playing rules - renju - Soosyrv - 8 (current RIF)
gomoku - Swap-2

Tournament Director - Ants Soosyrv, asoosyrv@hotmail.com,
+372 56 69 73 82

Preliminary schedule:
June. 23rd-24th - Arrival of participants
June 25th
9:30 - Information minutes
9.45 – 1st Round of REC
15.00 – 2nd Round REC
June 26th 9.30 – 3rd Round of REC
15.00 – 4th Round REC
June 27th 9.30 – 5th Round REC and 1-st Round of GEC
15.00 – 6th Round REC and 2nd Round of GEC
June 28th
9:30 3rd Round of GEC
Renju Blitz (5min+2sec), 7-8 rounds  11.00-13.00
15:00 4th Round of GEC
June 29th  9.30 – 7th Round REC and 5th Round of GEC
15.00 – 8th Round of REC and 5th Round of GEC
Start of Open tournament
June 30th 9.30 – 9th Round of REC and 7th Round of GEC
Open tournament continues
15.00 – 10th Round of REC and 8th Round of GEC
Open tournament continues
July 1st 9.30 – 11th Round of REC and 9th Round of GEC
Open tournament continues
16.00 – Closing ceremony.

July 3rd 10:00 - Going to Karepa camp, who would like to stay in this wonderful place.

Tie-break criteria:
In case of same number of points, the following criteria will be used:
1) Buchholz coefficent
2) Berger coeficent
3) Personal meeting
4) Number of wins
If all criteria are same, then players will share place, except top three places. If players will share top three places, extra game(s) will be used. The time for extra game(s) will be decided by The Judges Council.

Main referee: Ants Soosõrv, (Estonia)

All players will be rewarded with diplomas, 3 best will get cups.
Tournament Fee – 30 EUR, for students 20 EUR

Preliminary list of players:
renju:Pavel Salnikov, Nonna Salnikova, Mikhail Kuleshov, Viktor Balabai, Ekaterina Rumiantseva, Irina Metreveli, Denis Fedotov, Maksim Metreveli, Daria Iusupmurzina, Dmitri Epifanov, Maxim Lavrik-Karmazin, Pavel Makarov (all Russia) Aivo Oll, Martin Hobemagi, Brenet Rahumagi, Georg-Romet Topkin, Kuno Kolk, Kristofer Lohmus, Sander Piik, Kirke Koni, Karl-Mattias Moor, Rauno Lääne, Villem Mesila (all Estonia)Wang Qingqing (China)

gomoku: Pawel Nowak, Maciej Nowakowski (both Poland), Georgi Metreveli, (Russia) , Madli Mirme, Markus Ikla, Magnus Murumaa, Tuuli Tiivel, Jaak Andero Aasav, Karl-Ustav Kõlar, Jaan Oskar Narva, Oskar Pukk,Asso Randma, Martin Pukk (all Estonia)

Open: Mari Kolk, Ardi Raag(?), Erko Olumets (?), Denis Orlov (?), Pavel Voznjuk (?), Tauri Purk (?)

Renju 1-st round:

No Name                          Result   Name                    

1 Brenet Rahumägi,  (13)           :     Aivo Oll,  (1)          
2 Martin Hõbemägi,  (2)            :     Kuno Kolk,  (14)        
3 Kristofer Lõhmus,  (15)          :     Qingqing Wang,  (3)      
4 Dmitri Epifanov,  (4)            :     Sander Piik,  (16)      
5 Mikhail Kuleshov,  (17)          :     Villem Mesila,  (5)      
6 Pavel Makarov,  (6)              :     Maxim Metreveli,  (18)  
7 Nonna Salnikova,  (19)           :     Denis Fedotov,  (7)      
8 Pavel Salnikov,  (8)             :     Argo Lillemaa,  (20)    
9 Ekaterina Rumiantseva,  (21)     :     Georg-Romet Topkin,  (9)
10 Viktor Balabai,  (10)            :     Daria Iusupmurzina,  (22)
11 Kirke Koni,  (23)                :     Irina Metreveli,  (11)  
12 Maxim Lavrik-Karmazin,  (12)     :     Karl-Mattias Moor,  (24)
13 Rauno Lääne,  (25)              1:0    BYE