Fryslân Open 2016 and World championship FRYSK!

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Stichting WFD
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Fryslân Open 2016 and World championship FRYSK!

Post by Stichting WFD » Wed Mar 02, 2016 10:53

Fryslân Open 2016, 15 - 20 March 2016 the second Fryslân Open tournament will be held.

This tournament is a mix of international players and Frisian players, playing Frisian draughts. The best of four each will play a grandmaster tournament on 18-19 March.
Some of the playerslist: World champion international draughts, Alexander Georgiev, World champion checkers Michele Borghetti, Grandmaster chess Vasil Ivanchuk.

FRYSK!: an easy way of learning Frisian draughts, played with 5 men each, started years ago as an endgametournament. This year a qualificationtournament on March 19 and a World championship on 20 March.

On 19 March the Open qualification tournament FRYSK! (maximum of 80 participants).
On 20 March the first world championship FRYSK!.

Detailed info on
Free software for Frisian draughts and FRYSK! available on

All games and video will be streamed on

Contact info:
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