Swedish Open MCR Mahjong Championship 2017


Date: 17-18 June 2017
Venue: Bridgens hus, Uppsala, Sweden.

Results online.

Registration: using the online form

Include: name and country, EMA ID if you have one. Find your ID on the European rankings lists. If you don’t have one yet you will get one after the tournament.
Registration Fee: 300 SEK, including lunches + coffee/tea. Payment on-site (cash or Swish).
Number of participants: max 60 players. (32 registered players).
Deadline: May the 27th, after which we only accept registration in groups of four.
Contact: annika@rainfall.se.

Rules: International Mahjong Competition Rules, MCR.
Prizes: Top 3 and best Swede.

Referee: Annika Ridell
EMA Observer: Frank Rostved

Accommodation suggestions:
  • Scandic Uppsala Nord (Hotel 5 min walk from the Venue).
  • Vandraren Vandrarhem Uppsala (Hostel next door to the Venue).
  • There are also several hotels and hostels closer to central Uppsala. The venue is about 2 km or 10-15 min by bus from Uppsala Central station, e.g. buses 110, 115, 2 (bus stop “Moskén”, or “Djäknegatan”).

Preliminary schedule


19:00 – 22:00Registration and Social-Play


08:00 – 09:25Registration + opening
09:30 – 11:30Round 1
11:30 – 12.00Break
12.00 – 14.00Round 2
14.00 – 15.00Lunch
15.00 – 17.00Round 3
17.00 – 17.30Break
17.30 – 19.30Round 4


08:00 – 09.00Venue open
09.00 – 11.00Round 5
11:00 – 11.30Break
11.30 – 13.30Round 6
13.30 – 14.30Lunch
14.30 – 16.30Round 7
16.30 – 17.30Break + Award ceremony


By plane

There are plenty of options for flights to Arlanda Airport, 35 km south of Uppsala. From the airport the fastest way is by train (180 SEK) and the cheapest is by bus number 801 (66 SEK with the UL-app or 105 SEK with card). Of course you can also take a taxi (around 500 SEK).

Local transport

Payment on buses is cheapest with the app “UL” and preloaded money (Reskassa) but it is also possible to pay by card on the bus (no cash payment). Otherwise you can by a card with preloaded money, Reskassa. The card costs 20 SEK.
Read more on local transport on www.ul.se.


Uppsala is an old university city with several historical buildings and a traditional student life.
Read more on: http://www.destinationuppsala.se.


Registration is closed.

Registered players

NameEMA IDCountry
1Petter Ranefall09990044  Sweden
2Christophe Avenel09990099  Sweden
3Felipe Gaboardi  Sweden
4Luc Humbert16000005  Switzerland
5Gérard Hêche16000011  Switzerland
6Emelie Östman09990009  Sweden
7Timur Hahn05100153  Germany
8Frédéric Chassot16000007  Switzerland
9Pauline van der Linden08010412  The Netherlands
10Ad van der Linden08010411  The Netherlands
11Marie Norén09990039  Sweden
12Serena Porrati07000024  Italy
13Marco Montebelli07000018  Italy
14Nadia Assraoui  Sweden
15Emma Fahlström09990088  Sweden
16Robin Backman09990010  Sweden
17Alessia Cosmo07000056  Italy
18Giacomo Ferruzzi07000035  Italy
19Moa Henriet09990008  Sweden
20Daniela Natali07000006  Italy
21Miria Martelli07000109  Italy
22Augusto Gherardi07000080  Italy
23Mikael Hjort09990095  Sweden
24Sara Landolsi  Sweden
25Frank Rostved03000148  Denmark
26Isabel Bahiano Steenholm03000149  Denmark
27Eje Norman09990105  Sweden
28Ulf Åström09990090  Sweden
29Caroline Norén09990104  Sweden
30Astrid Dubedout04280004  France
31Jasper Germeys09990047  Sweden
32Matilda Karlsson (substitute)  Sweden