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Oslo Open 2009
Av Karl Frogner, Tore E Fredriksen og Espen Selbæk, 27. Januar 2009 16:44
Sist endret 22. Mai 2009 16:03
 

Oslo BackgammonKlubb welcomes all players to Oslo Open 2009


Where :

Bridgesenter Vest Sporveisgata 31

Schedule :

May 22-24 2009.

Thursday may 21 :

Oslo BackgammonKlubb organize Satelites may 21, see link below :

Satelite Oslo Open

Friday may 22 :

16.00 : Satelites and jackpots starts.
18.00 : Registration opens

Saturday may 23 :

09.00 : Registration opens.
10.15 : Registration closes.
11.00 : Tournament starts.
18.00 : Dinner Break.
20.00 : Play resumes all flights.

Sunday may 24 :

11.00 : Play resumes all flights.
15.00 : Finals start all flights.

Monday may 25 :

Oslo BackgammonKlubb organize a Mastertournament may 25, see link below :

Mastertournament nr.5

Flights and entrys :

Champion : (2.500 + 300) NOK. Optional : 2.500 NOK sidepool
Intermediate : (320 + 130) NOK. Optional : 500 NOK sidepool

Tournament format :

Champion :

  • All participants play 1.round Main.
  • No players will have bye in the first round.
  • Non progressive Consolation.
  • No Last Chance, see sideaction.
  • 2.round in Main and 1.round in Consolation is redrawn with byes.
  • All matches are played with clocks.
  • Main : 21 points each round.
  • Consolation : 17 points each round.

Intermediate :

  • Group play followed by single elimination tournament.
  • Non progressive Consolation.
  • No Last Chance, see sideaction.
  • If more than 16 players, 8 players proceed to Quarter Final.
  • If 16 or less players, 4 players proceed to Semi Final.
  • The rest go to Consolation tournament.
  • There are clock preference in Intermediate.
  • Group : 11 points each round.
  • Main : 9 points each round.
  • Consolation : 7 points each round.
Notice for Intermediate flight :

For domestic players the Intermediate fligth is only open for players who has never before achieved a rating above 1690.

Prize Distribution both flights :

Main (67 % of total) :

Winner : 45%
Finalist : 25%
Semifinalist : 15%*2

Consolation (33 % of total) :

Winner : 60%
Finalist : 40%

Sideaction, added events :

1000 NOK rebuy jackpots with added :

  • 2000 NOK added
  • 100% return
  • 16 players
  • 7 point matches
  • Played with clocks
  • Prizes : 70/30
300/500 NOK rebuy jackpots with added :

  • 1000 NOK added
  • 100% return
  • Players in the Intermediate flight pay 300 NOK
  • Players in the Championship flight pay 500 NOK
  • 16 players
  • 5 point matches
  • Prizes : 70/30
100 NOK rebuy blitz with added :

  • 1000 NOK added
  • 100% return
  • Closes at 64 participants
  • 1 points matches, Final : 3 point
  • Prizes : 60/20/10/10

Clock rules and Penalty Points :

Clock rules - 5 minutes per point.
If you run out of time you automatically lose.

Late arrival Penalties - No tolerance policy.
If you show up late the clock starts running immediately at your expense.

Hotels in Oslo :

Anker Hostel

Hotel Gyldenlöve

Scandic Edderkoppen

Rica Victoria

Rica Travel

Majorstua Apartmens

Hotels in Oslo

Hotel booking

Information contacts :

Karl Frogner : karlfro@hotmail.com, +47 97 51 39 41
Tore Eklund Fredriksen : torefr@gmail.com, +47 45 43 09 09





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