Date: March 30-31, 2024
Place: Valencia, Spain
Duration: 2 days, 9 sessions
Rules: Riichi Competition Rules
MERS Certified: Yes, MERS-2.5*
Current players registered: 19 / 60
Last update of player and team list: 04/12/2023
Countries currently represented: Spain France Poland Canada
Registration up to: February 29th, 2024
Registration fee:
  • Normal price: 70 € (VAT included). Includes 2 lunches, 2 breakfasts and break meals/drinks.
  • Reduced price: 35 € (VAT included). Doesn't include lunches, you can still have the breakfasts and break meals/drinks.
  • There will be an optional dinner on Saturday, paid separatedly, with an estimated price of 20 €.

* 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:

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

Tournament Schedule

March 30th (Saturday) March 31st (Sunday)
09:00 - 10:00 Breakfast/Registration 08:00 - 08:30 Breakfast
10:00 - 11:20 1st Hanchan 08:30 - 09:50 6th Hanchan
11:50 - 13:10 2nd Hanchan 10:20 - 11:40 7th Hanchan
13:20 - 14:40 Lunch 12:10 - 13:30 8th Hanchan
14:50 - 16:10 3rd Hanchan 13:30 - 15:10 Lunch
16:40 - 18:00 4th Hanchan 15:10 - 16:30 9th Hanchan
18:30 - 19:50 5th Hanchan 17:00 Prize Ceremony
20:00 Optional Dinner

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

Tournament Format

The tournament format will be a mixed format Round-Robin + Swiss System. Round-Robin will be used on the first day (first 5 hanchans) and Swiss System on the second day (last 4 hanchans)

On the Round-Robin system, players will play with random players without playing with the anyone more than once. On the Swiss System, players will play with other players based on their current ranking. Therefore, they possibly repeat playing with some players more than once.


The tournament will take place in Hotel Port Azafata Valencia, a 4-star hotel with lots of services, located in the outskirt of Valencia. The exact location of the Hotel is:

You can lodge on the same place as the tournament! 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.

Registered players

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


# Name EMA number Country Optional dinner Payment
1 Raúl Ríos Navarro 10990043 Spain Yes Confirmed
2 Edgar Rubio Rodilla 10990026 Spain Yes Confirmed
3 Yeyin Lu 10990082 Spain Yes Pending
4 Nicolás Beltrán Aliaga 10990086 Spain No Pending
5 Yulong Zhao 04310048 France No Pending
6 Wolf Arnaud 04160112 France Yes Pending
7 Paul-Arthur Valet 04990106 France Yes Pending
8 Véronique Boisson 04210023 France No Pending
9 Luis E. Rubio Rodriguez 10990057 Spain No Pending
10 Mateusz Woźniak 19000003 Poland No Pending
11 Martyna Jędryczka 19000102 Poland No Pending
12 Katarzyna Chabelska 19000080 Poland No Pending
13 Antonio Ayllón 10990027 Spain Yes Pending
14 Pablo Rebollo 10990084 Spain Yes Pending
15 Alex Leung 04160110 France Yes Pending
16 Cels Monterde NO EMA Spain No Pending
17 Edward Joel Carwyn Muskus 10990089 Spain Yes Pending
18 Cécile Blanc 04320014 France No Pending
19 Victor Savard-Arseneault NO EMA Canada Yes Pending

Substitute Players

# Name EMA number Country
1 Ana Pérez Galve 10990074 Spain
2 Marcos San Antonio Serrano 10990051 Spain