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2-4 April 1999 Helsinki

Nordic Championship Tournament 1999 will be held in Pihlajamäki in
Helsinki from Friday 2nd to Sunday 4th in April - Easter time.
The tournament is open to all players but the title Nordic Champion
is reserved for Scandinavian and Nordic players only.

We welcome everybody to enjoy the tournament and the chilly spring
time of Helsinki. The Tin Cup is waiting for the challengers...

For further info there will be a link on the Finnish Go Calendar.

Tournament site:

Helsingin Uusi Yhteiskoulu, Rapakiventie 18.
To get to the school, take buses 71 or 71S or local trains P,I,N or T
to Pukinmäki station (half a kilometer walk to the school).


6 Rounds McMahon
1 h 20 min + 30 s byo-yomi
Komi 5,5 points

Tournament fee:

100 FIM
70 FIM for students and those younger than 18 years

Coffee, tea and light snack included.


Limited private accommodation available. If you want the
accommodation to be arranged for you please contact as soon
as possible.

Friday, 2nd April

10.00-11.20 Registration
11.30 1st Round
15.30 2nd Round

Saturday, 3rd April

10.30 3rd Round
14.30 4th Round

Sunday, 4th April

09.30 5th Round
13.30 6th Round
16.30 Prize-giving

Pleasant atmosphere and attractive prizes. In the evenings there will
be party, possibly sauna, playing activities, etc.


Vesa Laatikainen, Laakavuorentie 14 B 48, 00970 Helsinki
phone home: 358-9-395 1391, work: 358-9-5128 2587

Matti Siivola, Rautkalliontie 4 B 24, 01360 Vantaa
phone home: 358-9-87 44 283, work: 358-9- 1912 7394