WBIF Tour 2019: All Players with 8 Wins and more are qualified for Live Final in Malta and can register! Registration Malta!! 16th WBIF Open - allready 66 registrations from 26!! Nations Registration till 15th July!!



07.05.2019 - 16th Wbif Open 2019


Participation is open for all persons who pay the required entrance fee of euro 10 and allready paid the annual membership fee (details given below)

Participation is open for all persons. The information on the website and in our e-mails will be in German and English. The number of participants is limited to 240 people. The key is the order of registration receipt if necessary. Applications will be accepted from now until the deadline on the application form opposite.

The tournament will start on 15.07.2019 . The duration of the tournament dependents on the number of participants.

The tournament will be played in Triple-Ko - mode: Each participant plays until he has either lost 3 times and is therefore eliminated or he is the only participant with fewer defeats and wins the tournament. All pairings are played to 13 points . The pairings of rounds 1 to 3 are randomly drawn and played at the same time . Then the draw for the pairings will be made round by round according to the Swiss system tournament software by Hans-Jürgen Werner. A tie-breaker rating does not take place . The calculated performance rate has no influence on the outcome of the tournament . In addition, the EBIF tournament rules apply.

For the rating of the tournament count the matches won . Both the match points of the individual matches and the performance ratings have no effect on the tournament.

All games are played to 13 points . The matches of the tournament will be played at GridGammon . Wbif Tiger is used for all pairings a player has no possibility to get a gridgammon account - this players has to inform his oponent in time! The nick name for each server (GridGammon and Wbif Tiger) is recorded and published at registration. Participants without an account at Gridgammon are asked to make a request - mentioning the participation in this WBIF Tournament - at wbif@gmx.net .

The result of the game is to be reported by e-mail - using the form on the website - to the Tournament Director . The game reports shall be attached and will be evaluated with eXtreme Gammon and results will be published .

To participate in the tournament a starting fee of 10,00 € will be charged. Payment is possible by bank transfer or Paypal. Please be aware that You can only particpate if You also paid the yearly membership fee: either 10 euro to WBIF - paypal: wbif@gmx.net or with discount to Your national federation! As soon as you have enough deposit in Your ebif account you can register for tourney!

The six top-ranked participants of the tournament are rewarded with individual certificates ( delivered eventually by post ) as well as the distribution of the remaining entry fee (30% / 24% / 16% / 12% / 10% / 8%). 10% of the entry fee is registration fee.

The english WBIF-rules are apllied.

Applications to the tournament possible from now on till 15.07.2019 by using the registration form on the website. Questions about the tournament please send via e-mail to the tournament director.

Flyer of the tournament