4th European Pro Qualification 2017

The certification of European professional Go players goes into the forth year. It is a cooperation with CEGO our main sponsor and it was only possible thanks to their initiative and generosity.

This year the qualification is organized by two clubs: The first 3 rounds will be held in Vienna and the last 3 in Pardubice.

The Qualification Tournament

Date : Thursday to Friday, June 15-16, 2017
Rounds: 1-3
Place : Vienna, Tourism School, Wassermanngasse 12: webpage, map
Sponsors: This tournament is supported by CEGO.
Side Tournament Webpage : International Go Tournament Wien 2017.
 
Date : Friday to Sunday, July 13-14, 2017
Rounds: 4-6
Place : Pardubice, Tipsport arena, Sukova trida 1735, connection from the railway station by trolleybus No. 3 and by bus No. 10, 16 and 17 (4th stop): webpage, map
Sponsors: This tournament is supported by CEGO.
Side Tournament Webpage : CZECH OPEN 2017 - 16th International Go Tournament.

Pairings / Results


3 boards will be transmitted on KGS, userids: wien2017, wien2017b and wien2017c.

Participating Players

Rules & Constitution

In the EGF Professional Qualification System (EPQS) – qualification protocol – Version 4.1 you can find the setup of the qualification with more detailes about the selection criteria and the mode and rules of the qualification tournament. In the EGF Professional Go System Constitution you find all the details about the rights and duties of the new European go professionals. 

Photos & Articles

First 3 rounds in Vienna: