Crimea Riichi open 2013

Ukrainian Mahjong Federation announces registration for the first in Ukraine EMA riichi-Mahjong  tournament .

A few words about the tournament:

Tournament Name: Crimea Riichi open in 2013

Location: Ukraine, Simferopol, Sevastopol’skaya str. 35, cafe “Mokko”.

Date: 23 – 24 November 2013.

World Riichi Mahjong Championship: Paris, 2014


TOKYO/PARIS – It were two historic meetings, last week in the Japanese capital of Tokyo. Gemma Collinge of and Martin Rep of MahjongNews.Com, shook hands with Mr. Shigekazu Moriyama, CEO of the Japanese Pro Mahjong League. They had just finished talks about the first ever World Championship Riichi Mahjong.

“Mission completed”, smiled Martin Rep and Gemma Collinge after the last meeting, which they concluded with a ‘high five’. Immediately after that, they started writing their report for the European Mahjong Association (EMA) and the Paris riichi mahjong club TNT (Tri Nitro Tiles).