GeneralThe 13th Antwerp Othello Open will be held on Sunday May 28th 2023. There will be two tournaments: an A-event for advanced players and a 'promising tournament' for new and lower rated player. More information can be found in the sections below. Questions and remarks can be sent to the organisation. This tournament is part of the Belgian Grand Prix 2023 and Belgian Junior Grand Prix 2023.
We're hoping to welcome many players!
In 2017 it went as this:
SubscriptionsWe would appreciate upfront subscriptions. In this way we are sure to foresee a sufficient number of boards and clocks. Of course it remains possible to show up unexpectedly. There are several ways to subscribe:
- By mailing Tom
- By phoning/texting Tom
- Via the Antwerp Othello Open Facebook event
Currently 10 players have officially subscribed.
|Dimitri Vaes (*)||BEL||A||1663|
|Brecht Van Damme||BEL||A||1511|
|Frauke Van de Moortel||BEL||A/V||1408|
|Jan Van Damme||BEL||A||1378|
Currently 13 players have officially subscribed for the promising tournament
|Karen Van Landeghem||BEL||P/F||499|
|Thycho Demoor (*)||BEL||N/J||-|
Ferdinand Pauwelsstraat 102
Parking on the terrain of the Muziekacademie
7 Swiss rounds (everyone faces opponent with the same amount of wins - as much as possible). The clocks will be set to 20 minutes for every player.
Additionally there will be a side event for promising players (rating <1000)
The promising tournamen traditionally is being held in the morning. Depending on the number of players, between 4 and 6 rounds are player, possibly with a final. Minimal 5 and maximum 6 games are planned. Afterwards the promising players can join the A event. The time on the clocks is 15 minutes per player per game.
- 10 euro for advanced players
- 5 euro for beginners, students and unemployed
- free entry voor new and promising players
- 09:30 Subscriptions
- 10:00 First round
- 13:00 Finish promising tournament
- 13:00 Lunch - we order sandwiches in the morning
- 14:00 Round 4 of A event, promising players can jump in
- 17:30 End of the tournament and prize ceremony
There is at least one car leaving from Ghent. Contact us for more information. Do not hesitate to post something on the Facebook event page as there will also be at least one car coming from the Netherlands.
Please check the hotel websites in the neighbourhood of Antwerp for accomodation.
At the end of the tournament a number of prizes in separate categories will be awarded.
- First place
- Second Place
- Winner of the promising tournament
- Runner-up of the promising tournament
- Best junior player