European Women Go Championship 2016 in Belgium (Antwerpen)

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Friday August 19th, 2016 (Registration)
Saturday August 20th, 2016 (Day 1)
Sunday August 21st, 2016 (Day 2)

The 2016 edition of the European Women’s Go Championship takes place in the beautiful city of Antwerp, Belgium.


Friday 19th   Saturday 20th   Sunday 21st
All day: registration   09:00-10:00: late registration  games (SGF) here 10:00: 4th round
   games (SGF) here 10:30: 1st round   13:00: lunch
    13:30: lunch  games (SGF) here 14:00: 5th round
   games (SGF) here 14:30: 2nd round   17:30: Prize giving
   games (SGF) here 17:30: 3rd round    
Belgian Go Federation
Belgian Go Federation

Tournament System

Tournament System: 5 rounds MacMahon, European Tour regulations apply

Time limit: 1 hour, Canadian byo-yomi, 20 stones / 5 minutes

Rules: Japanese
Komi: 6½ points
Referee: William Wandel

Registration & Fees

The European Women’s Go Championship is open to all female players representing a Go Federation/Association that is a member of the European Go Federation, regardless of their title or rating.

There is no limit to the number of participants per country.


One official representative from each country (EGF rank 5 kyu or stronger) can participate for free. Please let us know if you are the official representative when registering

For additional participants there will be a 10 euro fee. (This is to be paid on location)


Depending on the number of particpants we will decide on the distribution of prizes.

Registrations (status: 20th August 2016):

  Name Level Country Club Official representative
1 Svetlana Shikshina 3p RU Kazan Yes
2 Natalia
5 d RU n.n. n.n.
3 Elvina Kalsberg 3 d RU 78SP
4 Manja Marz 3 d DE J Yes
5 Astrid Gaultier 2 d FR 33Bo
6 Laura-Augustina Avram 2 d RO Palatul Copiilor Bistrita
7 Marika Dubiel 2 d NL Amstelveen
8 Joanne Leung 2 d GB Yes
9 Adriana Tomsu 1 d CZ TFmi
10 Adelina Sora 1 d RO
11 Irina Davis 1k RO La Belette Bleue
12 Seval Altuğ 1k TR TGOD Yes
13 Marie Jemine 1 k BE Liège Yes
14 Alžběta Kadlecová 2 k CZ Prague Go Club Yes
15 Senem Çelikkol 4 k TR
16 Catherine Fricheteau 10 k BE Le Pantin

Venue: Pulcinella Youth Hostel

(Address see Google Map:  Bogaardeplein 1, 2000 Antwerpen)

The venue is located right in the center city, close to the beautiful old part of town and easy to reach from Antwerp-Central Station.

Even Antwerp Intl. Airport is only about 4km away from the venue, with frequent busses to the city of Antwerp.


Since we host the tournament at the Pulcinella Youth Hostel, this is the obvious choice. You can book your stay here

Other options:
Hotels in Antwerp

(Source: 08/2016 – Belgian Go Federation)

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