Prizes

European Go Federation and other sponsors provided a nice prize pool for the 25th EYGC. In all age groups, only best-placed players can make a choice from the pool provided by EGF. The explanation for the symbols (*, **, ***) is given below.

Category U12:

  • 3 x WYGC 2020 *
  • 2 x Hanwha Cup in Korea (the date should be confirmed soon),
  • 1 x voucher ** for 200 EUR.

Category U16:

  • 3 x WYGC 2020 *
  • 1 x voucher ** for 400 EUR,
  • 1 x voucher ** for 200 EUR.

Category U20:

  • 1 x Globis Cup 2020 ***
  • 1 x wildcard (guaranteed place) for the EC with a voucher** for 300 EUR,
    or a voucher ** for 500 EUR without a wildcard (guaranteed place for the EC),
  • 1 x wildcard (guaranteed place) for the EC with a voucher** for 100 EUR,
    or a voucher ** for 300 EUR without a wildcard (guaranteed place for the EC).

Each player with 5 or 6 wins in any category will get a special prize.
Best girl in each category will get the free accommodation at the SEYGO Tour Summer Go Camp in Zaostrog, Croatia, 29th June – 6th July 2020.

*) World Youth Go Championships (for U12 and U16 categories) will be held in Taipei, Taiwan, from 20th to 25th of July 2020. According to the WYGC rules, no player can participate in the same category twice within three years and two players from the same country cannot participate in the same category.

**) Vouchers can be used for teaching / tournament activities. A list of possibilities for using the voucher will be available by the middle of February 2020.

***) The Globis Cup will be held from 7th to 10th May 2020 in Tokyo. The deadline for sending an application is set to 16th of March 2020 (must be in Japan). All players who are willing to opt for that prize must bring their passport photo and copy of their passport in an electronic format (or to send it in advance to Jana Hricova) and prepare their go CV before the EYGC. Application documents for the Globis Cup 2020 will be sent directly from the EYGC venue.