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Magic: The Gathering Pro Tour-Amsterdam Qualifier
November 22-23 , 2003

Grand Prix - Göteborg

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The Magic: The Gathering® Grand Prix tournament series is an international circuit of large-scale Qualifier tournaments featuring cash prizes and multiple invitations to Pro Tour™ events.

PRE-REGISTRATIONS


You can now pre-register online for this exciting event!
Note that pre-registration closes 7 days before the event.


Sweden : Tel: +46-317.42.99.41

All other European countries: +32 70 233 277
e-mail: custserv@hasbro.co.uk

TOURNAMENT FORMAT AND SCHEDULE
The format for Grand Prix–Göteborg is Mirrodin™ Limited; Sealed deck with day 2 Rochester Draft. All DCI™ Constructed-format rules, Magic® Floor Rules, and all subsequent updates will be enforced.

Friday, November 21: Registration from 4:00-9:00 P.M.
Saturday, November 22: Registration from 8:00-9:00 A.M.
Tournament begins at 9:00 A.M. The Top 64 players advance to competition on Sunday
Sunday, November 23: The Top 64 players begin play at 8:00 A.M.

TOURNAMENT LOCATION
Quality Hotel11
Eriksberghallen
Maskingatan 11
417 64 Göteborg
Sweden
http://www.hotel11.se

COST
Including all product for Sealed Deck and drafts: 25 € / 220 SEK.

TOURNAMENT

Divisions
The main tournament at Grand Prix–Göteborg is open to Magic players of all ages.
In the event that a player who wins an invitation to a Pro Tour stop at a Grand Prix has already qualified for an invitation, the invitation shall be extended to the next-best finisher in that Grand Prix. Previous qualification may be through a Qualifier tournament, through performance at a professional tournament, or by being an invited DCI player (valid upon the date of the official rank announcement for the appropriate professional tournament).

  • Tournament Structure
    The structure for Grand Prix–Göteborg will be modified Swiss-style (50-minute rounds), with the Top 64 players advancing to the second day of competition for prizes and invitations. The top 8 previously uninvited Players will receive invitations to Pro Tour-Amsterdam.

  • Tournament Divisions and Prizes
    Grand Prix–Göteborg will feature the standard “main-tournament” prize schedule as well as a special “Amateur" prize schedule. The Amateur prizes will be paid to the highest-finishing amateur players in addition to any winnings those players receive from the main tournament prize schedule . All prizes are in U.S. Dollars.

    Main Tournament Prize Schedule
    FinishPrize
    1$2,400
    2$1,700
    3$1,200
    4$1,000
    5-8$800
    9-16$500
    17-32$250
    Total: $17,500
    Amateur Division Prize Schedule
    FinishPrize
    1$1,500
    2$1,000
    3-4$700
    5-8$400
    9-16$250
    Total: $7,500


  • Amateur Status
    A player is considered to have amateur status if he or she has 0 lifetime pro points. If a player has ever been awarded ANY pro points from a Grand Prix, Pro Tour, or World Championship event, that player no longer has amateur status, may not participate in the Amateur Championship or Junior Super Series tournaments, and is not eligible for amateur awards at Grand Prix or other tournaments.


ARTIST
Wayne England

ACCOMODATION

http://www.hotel-reservation-stockholm.com/goeteborg-index.htm

http://www.kasbah.com/resort_hotels/goeteborgsweden.htm

HOW TO REACH

By car:
Quality Hotel 11 is reachable by Lundby via Lundbyleden. Drive towards Oslo from the E6 northbound or the E20 from Stockholm and follow the signs Hisingen and Norra Älvstranden. From E6 Southbound you simply follow the sign Norra Älvstranden.

Public transportations:
A ferry also departs Lilla Bommen, Järntorget and Klippan, stopping just outside the Hotel at Eriksberg.
Bus number 16 leaves from the city centre and stop just outside the hotel. The bus stop is called Eriksberg Krokäng.

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