Nordic Championship 2022

The Danish Go Association is pleased to host the 2022 Nordic Championship. The tournament is open for all nationalities, however only players from the Nordic countries, will be able to fight for the prestigious title of 'Nordic Champion'. The highest placing player from a Nordic country will take the title!

Follow this page, as we get closer to the tournament date, to find all the information you need.

Where and when?

The 2022 Nordic Championship will be held during the Easter holidays, 15.-17. of april 2022.

The tournament will be held in the Danish town of Sønderborg at,

Frivillighedens Hus

Perlegade 50, 6400 Sønderborg

Schedule & Rules

To be announced.

Prizes

Prizes will be awarded to the top 3 players of the open tournament. 

An additional prize will be given to the player who earns the title of 'Nordic Champion'.

Further prizes may be given to players who show good results, such as winning 4 games or more.

The expected prize pool is at least 3000 DKK (400 euro), although this will depend on the number of participants, and may increase.

Travel & Accomodation

Sønderborg can be reached by train, bus or airplane via Copenhagen Airport.

Train is possible through DSB

FlixBus usually operates between Copenhagen and Sønderborg. https://global.flixbus.com/bus-routes/bus-copenhagen-sonderborg (tickets can be as cheap as 99 kr. if booked at the right time).

Airplane with https://alsieexpress.dk/ 

Sønderborg has various options of hotels, hostels and Airbnb.

There are currently no options for private/free accommodation. Some hostels provide cheaper rooms for groups of people traveling together. Let us know if you are looking for cheaper accommodation, and we might be able to get some of you in contact with each other. 

Registration & Contact

Contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to register for the tournament. Please supply your name, nationality and rank/EGD-pin.

The registration fee for the tournament is 200 DKK.

The current list of registered players can be seen here: (coming)

COVID-19

We hope that in April 2022 the COVID situation is calm, and that we will be able to hold the tournament without restrictions.

See more about the situation in Denmark at any time at: https://en.coronasmitte.dk/ 

We will of course always follow the current regulations as laid out by the Danish authorities, and depending on the situation you may be required to show Covid-19 Passport, proof of vaccination or similar.