European Student Championship
České Budějovice
Czech Republic


Time Table:
08.09. Firday
17:00-19:00 Registration

09.09 Saturday
08:30-09.45 Registration
09:45 Opening Cermony
10:00 1st round
14:00 2nd round
17:30 3rd round

10.09 Sunday
09:30 4th round
13:30 5th round
17:00 Prize-giving Ceremony


To be eligible to participate at the ESGC, the player needs to be a university student aged below 29 and be a member of one of the EGF countries.


MacMahon system, 5 rounds, even games
Tiebreakers: SOS, direct comparison
60 min. per player, 3x30 sec. byo-yomi,
komi 6,5 points. Japanese rules.
The organizer can change the tournament system according to total number of players.


First two male players and female players will be eligible to go at The 4th World Students Pair Go Championship in Tokyo 1-5.12.2017. Accommodation and meals are covered by the organiser as well as 50% of the flight cost.

First player will be eligible to go at the"College Championship", sponsored by the Ing Foundation. Date and place (London?) to be determinated later. The flight-ticket is supported by the EGF with an upper limit of € 750.

Distribution of qualification spots amongst tied players will be decided by SOSOS, followed by post tournament rating.

Prizes are not cumulative.

1st Place: 
Vashurov, Alexandr
2nd Place: Hamrah, Schayan
3rd Place: Bouette, Valerian


Pavol Lisy (1p) will be present for comments and reviews!

Event place:

Biskupské gymnázium J. N.
Neumanna Jirsíkova 5

Recommended accommodation:

on the main square 2min from the event place
Hotel Dvořák
Náměstí Přemysla Otakara II 123/36
Negotiated prices
valid until 15.08. Booking code: GoStudent

Hotel details: Prices are per room and per night included breakfast:
Double room: 55eur
Double junior suite:  66eur
Triple room: 70eur
Quadruple apartman: 75eur

Parking 8eur/night

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