Romania Riichi Open

RONmania 2024

Welcome to the RONmania Open 2024!

The third tournament to be held in Romania, in the capital city of Bucharest as its host!

RONmania 2024
RONmania 2024 Logo by karmae


This 2 day tournament, rated MERS 2+, will take place on the 25th and 26th of May 2024. The number of participants is limited to 60. The registration fee is 45 Euro. Included in the registration fee are 2 lunches and an assortment of non-alcoholic beverages at the venue.

If possible, please transfer this 3 weeks before the start of the tournament (the 4th of May) to the following account:

Account Holder: Rene Khezam
IBAN: RO66 BTRL EURC RT00 F197 6401

Alternatively, you can page in cash 225 Lei/45 Euro on on site. If you want to pay on site, please do message us about it.

Registration Form


The venue is a beautiful boutique hotel in the middle of one of Bucharest's most historic neighbourhoods. Labirint Hotel: Strada Labirint 113, București 030167

Labirint Hotel
Labirint Hotel
It is possible to stay at the hotel during the tournament with a discount. If you wish to book rooms here, please email us and we will take care of it for you. You will have all the confirmations regarding the booking sent directly to you as soon as possible. There are rooms available for multiple different party sizes of up to 5 people per room. There is only a limited amount of rooms available (20) so don't wait on it if you wish to stay here.

The breakfast is a buffet style including drinks.

Single Room

Room only: 250 lei/50 Euro per night
Room + Breakfast: 300 lei/60 Euro per night
single rooms are no longer available

Double Room:

Room only: 350 lei/75 euro per night Room + Breakfast: 400 lei/80 euro per night

Public Transport

For trams and buses, you can send a text message to 7458 with ''C'', you will be charged 3 lei (0.6 Euro) which will allow you to travel on any tram or bus line for an hour. For the metro, you can purchase a recyclable metro card with 2 to 10 entry passes for 3 lei/pass (0.6 Euro/pass).

Format and Timetable

This tournament has 9 hanchan with 90 minutes each and will be played according to EMA Riichi Competition Rules from April 2016.

1st Day (Saturday)

09:30 – 10:30Registration + Opening Ceremony
10:00 – 11:301st Hanchan
11:45 – 13:152nd Hanchan
13:15 – 14:15Lunch
14:15 – 15:453rd Hanchan
16:00 – 17:304th Hanchan
17:45 – 19:155th Hanchan
 Possible Social Play and Pre-Arranged Dinner

2nd Day (Sunday)

10:00 – 11:306th Hanchan
11:45 – 13:157th Hanchan
13:45 – 14:15Lunch
14:15 – 15:458th Hanchan
16:00 – 17:309th Hanchan
17:45 –Award Ceremony
 Possible Social Play and Pre-Arranged Dinner

Participants / Standings

RankSurname, Given NameEMA IDTotal
1Szymon Nowicz19000140105600
2Ivar Bouwman08010737105400
3Manuel Kameda-Schlich0510016672500
4Valentin Courois0431001272300
5Konstantin Pakshaev2300000567400
6Mateusz Wozniak1900000363900
7Martyna Jedryczka1900010243700
8Jasper Germeys0999004740800
9Vitalii Balaniuk2100000529200
10Fia Otreus28600
11Xiaochen Zhu0999016325300
12Hiroshi Kameda0510018122900
13Grant Mahoney2400000315900
14Thai Chung0510017012600
15Zuokan Hu050000039900
16Mirko Berns-Relotic050000429200
17Noah Schaar8300
18Anton Yarchuk210000166200
19Thomas Kuhnel050000013100
20Jonas Monicke05000027-200
21Victor Savard-Arseneault-2800
22Dominik Jarno19000035-7000
23Katarzyna Chabelska19000080-8500
24Anna Zubenko21000014-22400
25Songqing Lin05000002-25900
26Chris Luntraru25000008-26000
27David Gadalean25000009-29900
28Gustaf Wilen09990159-31600
29Ksenia Trishina09990127-39300
30Tamas Erdos06990035-43600
31Joshua Backstrom09990164-46400
32Pieter Potmeer08010436-50400
33Michael van der Sluijs25000002-82300
34Frank Tobias05100167-82500
35Mihnea Petraru25000003-141200
36Nicolas Beltran10990086-142800