TIGGRE – Ellie Cup

International tournament

The third edition of the TIGGRE – Ellie Cup will take place on 1 and 2 February 2020 at the congress centre of the WTC, in the centre-town of Grenoble.

Credit: Gilles Galoyer – Studio Jamais Vu !

TIGGRE – Ellie Cup

This tournament will be played in MacMahon system, in five rounds, and will begin on Saturday. Registration will take place from 9:00 to 10:15. Opening ceremony at 10:30. First round at 10:45. It is strongly recommended to pre-register, in order to benefit from better prices and to help the organisation.

Ellie Cup, top group of the TIGGRE: a bonus C tournament of the EGF

The Ellie Cup, top group of the TIGGRE, will gather some of the best European players. It is sponsored by Inseong Hwang (2700 € in total). It will count for the European Grand Prix.

A SEYGO event

The best European young players will also be able to compete for the first phase of the SEYGO Tour 2020, in each of the categories U20, U16 and U12, and to win points and prizes. See more information on the SEYGO Tour here.

Prizes to be won in each category:

  • First prize: 200 €
  • Second prize: 150 €
  • Third prize: 100 €
  • Fourth prize: 50 €

The prizes are given in the form of vouchers. Vouchers can be used to:

  • cover accommodation and meals costs at future SEYGO events
  • cover accommodation and meals costs at the EYGC (European Youth Go Championship)
  • cover EGF Academy fees
  • cover JIGS (Jena International Go School) costs
  • cover costs of go camps collocated with SEYGO events
  • access teaching from European professional players
(C) Olivier Dulac