The 24th Pandanet Cup Internet World Amateur Go Tournament
There is an open class and dan/kyu classes. Players will qualify for each class through preliminary rounds. The final round in the open class is 16 players and 8 players each in the dan/kyu classes.
Organiser: Pandanet Inc.
Sponsorship: The International GO Federation
Special cooperation: World Pair Go Association
• Main Class (You can participate in the Main Class regardless of your Go strength.)
• A Class (5-dan~2-dan)
• B Class (1-dan~3-kyu)
• C Class (4-kyu~7-kyu)
• D Class (8-kyu~)
*If you are 6-dan or above, your class will automatically be the Main Class.
*People who hope to participate in the A～D Classes and have not had their Pandanet rank confirmed need to play at least 20 games and to have their rank confirmed by July 21. If a question mark appears next to the rank, it means the rank has not been officially confirmed by Pandanet.
* Participants will play with the rating as of July 22 (6 a.m., Japan time).Your class will be decided according to your rating.
* Your rank will shown inside the room on the day.
* This year we are not holding regional preliminaries or regional tournaments.
*Players who have reached the final round from the 20th tournament on will be seeded into the class above from the following year or into the class for their current rank, whichever is higher. Players who reached the final round of A class will compete in the open class from the following year on.
Full details and the entry form can be found here