Swedish Open MCR Mahjong Championship 2018
Date: 16-17 June 2018
Venue: Bridgens hus, Uppsala, Sweden.
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: 400 SEK, including lunches + coffee/tea. Payment on-site (cash or Swish).
Number of participants: max 60 players. (5 registered players).
Deadline: May the 27th, after which we only accept registration in groups of four.
Rules: International Mahjong Competition Rules, MCR.
Prizes: Top 3 and best Swede.
Referee: Petter Ridell
EMA Observer: TBD
- Scandic Uppsala Nord (Hotel 5 min walk from 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”).
|19:00 – 22:00||Registration and Social-Play|
|08:00 – 09:25||Registration + opening|
|09:30 – 11:30||Round 1|
|11:30 – 11.50||Break|
|11.50 – 13.50||Round 2|
|13.50 – 14.50||Lunch|
|14.50 – 16.50||Round 3|
|16.50 – 17.10||Break|
|17.10 – 19.10||Round 4|
|08:30 – 09.00||Venue open|
|09.00 – 11.00||Round 5|
|11:00 – 11.20||Break|
|11.20 – 13.20||Round 6|
|13.20 – 14.20||Lunch|
|14.20 – 16.20||Round 7|
|16.20 – 17.00||Break + Award ceremony|
|17.00||Transfer bus to the Riichi tournament in Tällberg|
By planeThere 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 transportPayment 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.
TourismUppsala is an old university city with several historical buildings and a traditional student life.
Read more on: http://www.destinationuppsala.se.
Dalarna, where Tällberg is situated, is a popular vacation destination with historical settings, beautiful lakes, and deep forests, famous for its traditional Midsummer celebrations. Read more on: http://www.visitdalarna.se/en/