East Asian Scrabble Championship 2018

The Hong Kong Scrabble Players Association (“HKSPA”) is proudly hosting the 2nd East Asian Scrabble Championship (“EASC 2018”). EASC 2018 will be rated by HKSPA.

If you are interested in representing

  • Hong Kong: please refer to the Qualifying Criteria announced by HKSPA
  • Japan: please contact Mr. Warodom Geamsakul of the Japan Scrabble Players Association (“JASPA”)
  • Other east Asian countries: please contact Mr. Chris Lau Kwun Shing of HKSPA

Date: 17 March 2018

Time: 9:00 - 20:00 (Registration starts at 8:30)

Venue: City University of Hong Kong

Eligibility: Players from Hong Kong and Japan selected by their national associations and players from other east Asian countries

Format:
Each player will play all members of the other team twice.

10 games, 25 minutes per player per game, free challenge, WESPA rules v.3

Dictionary: Collins Official Scrabble Words 2015 (CSW15)

Prizes:
Team Champion – trophy
Individual Champion – medal
Best Student Player^ – medal
Highest Word – medal
Highest Game – medal
Team Champion, Individual Champion and the Best Student Player are determined by the number of wins, and if tied, spread.
^“Student player” includes any students under the age of 25 studying full-time in an educational institute.

Certificates of participation will be given to all participants.

Entry fee: There is no entry fee for the tournament.