Ausschreibung: First European Janggi Blitz-Championship in Hamburg

First European Janggi Blitz-Championship in Hamburg

Saturday, 26th of October 2019

Logo European Janggi Federation


The European Janggi Federation (EJF) in cooperation with the local host, the
German Janggi Federation (GJF) as well as “Johannes-Brahms-Konservatorium” is happy to announce the organization of a the

1st European Janggi Blitz-Championship on

26th of October 2019 in Hamburg.

Our efforts in promoting the game especially in Europe forced us to do a special step: organizing a European Janggi Blitz Championship, a side event to the main tournament.

We are especially proud of the fact, that many local players from Germany as well as the strongest players from Europe – coming from Poland, Russia, France, Austria, Turkey, Netherlands and Ukraine – have already committed themselves to participate in this special side tournament ; securing the highest level of play in Europe; fighting for the title as European Janggi Blitz Champion 2019.

This tournaments is played in an Open format, which entitles all interested players living in Europe to participate.

Saturday, the 26th of October 2019

07.00 p.m. on site.
Everyone will have to sign in personally on site no later than 07:00 p.m.!

Open Blitz tournament – 7 rounds swiss system

Playing time:
5 minutes maintime + 3 seconds byoyomi (1 phase)

After reaching 15 minutes of overall playing time, the games will be finished by the referee; counting the remaining material. Red must do the last move.

Registration is only possible on site

For questions contact:
Jürgen Woscidlo,, Mobil: +49 (0) 175 – 75 63 860
Uwe Frischmuth,, Mobil: +49 (0) 163 – 79 86 436

Entry fee:
Everyone may pay the fee during the personal registration process in cash.
We have to cover all cost for this tournament completely from all entry fees collected; without any further sponsor. All entry fees have to cover the cost for the youth players also. No money prizes will be awarded to keep it in a true amateur manner.

Adults: 5,00 Euro; reductions possible
Youth under 18 of age: no fee

The schedules for the youth are geared into the schedule of the main tournament.

Schedule Blitz Tournament Saturday, the 26th of October 2019

07.00 p.m. Registration
07:15 p.m. – 07:30 p.m. opening procedure
07.30 p.m. – 09:30 p.m. round 1 till round 7
09.30 p.m. Award Ceremony

Place of Venue:
Johannes-Brahms-Konservatorium – Ebertallee 55 – 22607 Hamburg
Close to: S Bahn Othmarschen
Highway A-7 Turn Bahrenfeld – Metrobus I – Bus 186 – Schnellbus 37

Antonio Barra, President of European Janggi Federation, will act a main-referee of this tournament.

The youth will play according to the International Janggi Tournament Rules, which are currently in use by the Korean Janggi Federation (Southkorea).

This tournament will be subject for special Blitz grading along with already existing grading results of other players from Europe.

Playing material:
All necessary playing material the organizers will provide.

1st place: trophy, certificate and special award
2nd place: certificate and special award
Further prizes are optional