Summary

Date: September 17-18th, 2022
Place: Valencia, Spain
Duration: 2 days, 7 sessions
Rules: Mahjong Competition Rules
MERS Certified: Yes, MERS-2,5*
Maximum players allowed: 100
Current players registered: 40 / 100
Countries currently represented: Spain Italy France Switzerland Hungary Netherlands
Registration up to: August 21th, 2022
Registration fee: 60 € (VAT included). Includes 2 lunches, 2 breakfasts and break meals/drinks. There will be an optional (not included in the fee) dinner on Saturday. You can see more info here.

* According to the new 2018 ranking system. MERS weight is subject to change depending on the number of players registered and the countries participating. Breakout of the current weight:

Referee

Italy Marco Montebelli (07000018)

Observer

France Christiane D'Angelo (04040036)

Our contact address for general questions and requests is info@mahjong-valencia.es. Before the tournament day, we will also send alternative means of contact and emergency telephone numbers to all the players participating.

Place

The tournament will take place in Hotel Port Azafata Valencia, located in the outskirt of Valencia. It is a very convenient place next to Valencia's Airport (5 minutes using a shuttle service or the subway) and with good connections to the city of Valencia thanks to the near subway stops. The Hotel offers the following facilities:

The exact location of the Hotel is:

Hotel Port Azafata Valencia is offering us special prices and conditions for the players that want to lodge with them (subject to number limitation). Registered players will receive information about how to take advantage of this offer by email.

Alternatively, you can also lodge in the following nearby locations:

The subway goes from Valencia's Airport to the City of Valencia. The nearest stops are L5's (Green Line) "Rosas" and "Manises", both at around 10-15 minutes by foot. You can check all the information about Valencia's subway here, including a map.

Optional dinner

We will have an optional dinner on Saturday 17th, not included in the tournament's fee, at the nearby restaurant "7 de Julio", a famous, high-level steakhouse well known for their recipes from the Basque Country and Navarre with an estimated individual cost of 25 €. Price will be payed on-site for those who are interested.

About Valencia

Valencia, on the east coast of Spain, is the capital of the autonomous community of Valencia and the third-largest city in Spain after Madrid and Barcelona, with around 800,000 inhabitants in the administrative centre.

The city is situated on the banks of the Turia, on the east coast of the Iberian Peninsula, fronting the Gulf of Valencia on the Mediterranean Sea. Its historic centre is one of the largest in Spain. The heritage of ancient monuments, views and cultural attractions makes Valencia one of the country's most popular tourist destinations. It is also the place of origin of the most popular spanish dish: the Paella.

Due to its long history, this is a city with numerous popular celebrations and traditions, such as the Fallas, which were declared as Intangible cultural heritage by UNESCO in November 2016.

You can check this article in Wikipedia and the official tourism site for more information about the city.

Tournament Schedule

September 17th (Saturday) September 18th (Sunday)
09:00 - 10:00 Breakfast/Registration 09:00 - 11:00 5th Game
10:00 - 12:00 1st Game 11:20 - 13:20 6th Game
12:20 - 14:20 2nd Game 13:20 - 14:30 Lunch
14:20 - 15:30 Lunch 14:30 - 16:30 7th Game
15:30 - 17:30 3rd Game 16:30 Prize Ceremony
17:50 - 19:50 4th Game
20:15 Optional Dinner

At the end of the tournament there will be prizes for the winner, the runner-up and the ranked 3rd player, plus prizes for the best team.

Registration

REGISTER HERE

Registered players

We will update the list of players as frequently as possible. This is the current list of confirmed registrations:

Players

# Name EMA number Country Team Dinner
1 Marcos San Antonio Serrano 10990051 Spain Mahjong Valencia Yes
2 Raúl Ríos Navarro 10990043 Spain Mahjong Valencia Yes
3 Edgar Rubio Rodilla 10990026 Spain Mahjong Valencia Yes
4 Pilar Castellano Rivas 10990025 Spain Mahjong Valencia Yes
5 José Moreno Merino 10990007 Spain pasta y tapas Yes
6 Carmen Valbuena Medina 10990022 Spain 13 Huerfanos Yes
7 Víctor González Fuente 10990053 Spain Magic Mahjong Yes
8 Yeyin Lu 10990082 Spain Los 3 Dragones Maybe
9 María del Mar Túnez 10990024 Spain 13 Huerfanos Yes
10 Miguel Pascual 10990047 Spain 13 Huerfanos Yes
11 Ivan Maestre Ros 10990016 Spain Los 3 Dragones Yes
12 Christiane D'Angelo 04040036 France Alegria Yes
13 Annie Manzo 04090024 France Alegria Yes
14 Bruno Manzo 04090025 France Alegria Yes
15 Joël Ratsimandresy 04040057 France Alegria Yes
16 Diana Fuentes Carreño 10990012 Spain 13 Huerfanos No
17 Hubert Vignaud 04040083 France Ti Pèi Maybe
18 Thibaut Arnold 16000035 Switzerland Knitted but Witted Yes
19 Mei Hwa Felder 16000001 Switzerland Knitted but Witted Maybe
20 Miria Martelli 07000109 Italy che la fine abbia inizio! No
21 Franca Pece 07000111 Italy che la fine abbia inizio! Yes
22 Luca Gavelli 07000001 Italy pasta y tapas Maybe
23 Maria Josefina Lang 16000002 Switzerland Knitted but Witted Yes
24 Serena Porrati 07000024 Italy pasta y tapas Yes
25 Marco Montebelli 07000018 Italy pasta y tapas Yes
26 Ombretta Tassinari 07000093 Italy che la fine abbia inizio! Maybe
27 Elena Savini 07000021 Italy che la fine abbia inizio! Maybe
28 Zsolt Nyulasi jr 06010028 Hungary Los 3 Dragones Yes
29 Massimiliano Tranchina 07000055 Italy Team Italia No
30 Gérard Hêche 16000011 Switzerland Knitted but Witted Yes
31 Luis E. Rubio Rodríguez 10990057 Spain Magic Mahjong Maybe
32 Daniela Natali 07000006 Italy Team Italia Yes
33 Brink Jurgen 08010741 Netherlands.png Ti Pèi Yes
34 Hoarau Marion 04090055 France Ti Pèi Yes
35 Fonteneau Anais 04090132 France Ti Pèi Yes
36 Stefania Procopio 07000013 Italy Team Italia Yes
37 Michele Bollino 07000017 Italy Team Italia Yes
38 Antonio Ayllon 10990027 Spain Magic Mahjong Yes
39 Hector Escaso 10990018 Spain Magic Mahjong Yes
40 Fréderich Chassot 16000007 Switzerland Los 3 Dragones Yes

Substitute Players

# Name EMA number Country Dinner
1 Ana Pérez Galve 10990074 Spain Yes