A few days ago I introduced you to the video of Andrei Lysenka at the I Open Shogi tournament in Barcelona. This time is a video of the European Youth Championship in Wroclaw, Poland. The tournament had the visit from the professional players Yaichio Ono and Madoka Kitao. Many young players met for play this tournament. It feels good to see how shogi is spreading out (particularly in Europe) thanks to the work of people…
2 weeks ago it was held in Barcelona the first shogi open. Many players from Europe met this time in Barcelona for play shogi and enjoy the city. The player from Bielorussia Andrey Lysenka, from the Minsk shogi club, create a video of his visit. There is also a photo album at the facebook page of Shogi en español. I OPEN SHOGI BARCELONA 2017 https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.685008851683894.1073741868.417847021733413&type=1&l=2fa75ac3b0
The biggest European youth shogi tournament (U-18) was held on 20-21 May 2017 in Minsk. This year professional players Yuuji Masuda (6 Dan) and Shinya Yamamoto (6 Dan) attended the event.
Days 17 and 18 of June will be held in Barcelona the first Open Shogi in Barcelona. It is organized by the Shogienespañol club. It will be a 6 round tournament and of 30 minutes and 30 seconds for byoyomi (once the 30 minutes finish it will be the time for each move). The registration fee is 15€ and it includes sandwiches, snacks, and drinks. The tournament offers the opportunity for the players of go…
Last weekend took place in The Hague the first Shogi & Beers tournament. Many players from Europe (and Japan) met in Netherlands to drink beer and, of course, to play this tournament organized by The Hague Shogi Club Tokin. (Facebook). The winner of the tournament was Twan Burg (2 Dan) from Netherlands who won all his games. The second place was for Jonatan Ruiz (2 Kyuu) from Spain with 5 points. Jonatan is in charge of…