Ganztagsgymnasium Klosterschule
Westphalensweg 7
20099 Hamburg

Map for the tournament

TournamentsThe tournament is open for Go players from all over the world, but in the Top-8-Group only citizens of a country that is member of the European Go Federation (EGF) are allowed to participate.

* The top group will be set according to EGF rating maximum of the last 12 month (DGoB rating). The deadline for registration for the top group is June, 2nd 2019. Those who are not pre-registered up to that date, can only be considered as substitutes and have to play in the main tournament.

Entry Fee

With registration
U12 0,00 €
Reduced* 15,00 €
Normal 30,00 €
Without registration U12 10,00 €
Reduced* 25,00 €
Normal 40,00 €
1-day-ticket Reduced* 10,00 €
Normal 20,00 €

*Reduced fee is for pupils, students and unemployed people.

All those who have not yet participated in any Go Tournament – according to the European Go Database – will start at the Kidocup free of charge.

There will be a lottery for all pre-registered players at the closing ceremony!

Tournament Schedule

Saturday, June 8th

10:00-12:00 Registration (also for pre-registered players!)
12:00-12:30 Opening Ceremony
13:00-16:00 1st round Top 8 and Main Tournament
16:30-19:30 2nd round Top 8 and Main Tournament
19:30-open end  Go Party, Simultaneous Games, Kido Karaoke
20:00-23:30 K.O. Lightning Tournament

Sunday, June 9th

9:00   Breakfast
9:30-12:30 3rd round Top8 and Main Tournament
13:00-16:00 4th round Top8 and Main Tournament
16:30-19:30 5th round Top8
16:30 End of registration Rengo
17:00-18:00 1st round Rengo
18:00-19:00 2nd round Rengo
19:00-19:30 Dinner Break
19:30-20:30 3rd round Rengo
20:00 Masterclass with pros for Top8 Players
20:30-21:30 4th round Rengo
(21:30-22:30 Rengo Finals)

Monday, June 10th

09:00   Breakfast
09:30-12:30 6th round Top8 / 5th round Main Tournament
13:00-16:00 7th round Top8 / 6th round Main Tournament
16:30 Price Giving and Lottery

Prize Money

The money and material prices of Kido Cup 2019 will have a total amount of
about 10.000 Euro.In the Main Tournament all players with at least four wins will get a voucher.
Like that, all player with a positive result will get a price.

Top-8-Group: 4.600 €
Main Tournament 1.800 €
Ladies Price  450 €
Youth Price 300 €

For details see the different tournament pages.


  • Omikron Rengo Tournament on Sunday with attractive prices
  • Go party on Sunday evening with free drinks, game commentaries and simultanious games
  • Kido Karaoke
  • Commentaries and simultaneous games during the whole tournament with
    with professional players
  • At least two games of the Top-8-Group will be transmitted on Go-Servers
  • Go shop by Hebsacker Verlag
  • Lottery for all pre-registered players
 Further Informations

Email to or telephone +49-175-5683369 (Tobias Berben)