French Riichi Open – 19-20 March 2011

The following was taken from Shirluban’s post on the forums. Anyone in Europe should take a look. Registration is still open!

Paris 6th International Tournament – French Riichi Open

The Magic Mahjong Social Pung together with its partnership clubs Fleur d’Orchidée & Mahjong Anime are undertaking a major yet worthy challenge to organize the 1st Riichi International Tournament in France in the course of 2011. This event would also mean the 1st French Riichi Tournament.

To face the growing inquiries here is more information:
Rules: Riichi (Modern Japanese Rules)
Date: March 19-20, 2011
Place: Paris, Town hall of the 9th district (“arrondissement”), Rossini hall
Drouot str.,6 (“6 Rue Drouot”) 75009 Paris
Entry Fee: 40 Euros

Schedule: 8 sessions total, 1h30m each
Friday, March 18: 6.00 p.m. Welcome Reception, Opening Ceremony
Saturday, March 19: 4 sessions between 10.30 a.m. & 7.30 p.m.
Sunday, March 20: 4 sessions between 9.30 a.m. & 6 p.m.
Award Ceremony at 6.30 p.m.

Registration started on January 1st 2011. You can register on the Mahjong Paris website.

For more information contact the French Federation of Mahjong (FFMJ)/. will be supporting the players as well and you might see some regulars from the forums and our site!

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