Date: March 23th - 24th, 2019
Place: Valencia, Spain
Duration: 2 days, 7 sessions
Rules: Mahjong Competition Rules
MERS Certified: Yes, MERS-2*
Maximum players allowed: 100
Current players registered: 26 / 100
Countries currently represented: Italy Spain France Switzerland Netherlands
Registration up to: February 23th, 2019
Registration fee: 60 € (VAT included). Includes 2 lunches, 2 breakfasts and break meals/drinks. There will be an optional (not included in the fee) dinner on Saturday. You can see more info here.

* According to the new 2018 ranking system. MERS weight is subject to change depending on the number of players registered and the countries participating. Breakout of the current weight:

Our contact address for general questions and requests is Before the tournament day, we will also send alternative means of contact and emergency telephone numbers to all the players participating.

Mediterranean Cup II

Mahjong Valencia MCR 2019 will be a partnership tournament with the Open Italian Championship 2019 that will be held in 2019 in Milano, Italy.

Every player participating in both tournaments will be elegible for an additional prize that will be granted to the player with the most Table points overall.


The tournament will take place in Tryp Azafata Hotel, located in the outskirt of Valencia. It is a very convenient place next to Valencia's Airport (5 minutes using a shuttle service or the subway) and with good connections to the city of Valencia thanks to the near subway stops. The Hotel offers the following facilities:

  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Free Airport shuttle
  • Restaurant and Bar

The exact location of the Hotel is:

Tryp Azafata Hotel is offering us special prices and conditions for the players that want to lodge with them (subject to number limitation). Registered players will receive information about how to take advantage of this offer by email.

Alternatively, you can also lodge in the following nearby locations:

The subway goes from Valencia's Airport to the City of Valencia. The nearest stops are L5's (Green Line) "Rosas" and "Manises", both at around 10-15 minutes by foot. You can check all the information about Valencia's subway here, including a map.

Optional dinner

We will have an optional dinner on Saturday 23th, not included in the tournament's fee, at the nearby restaurant "7 de Julio", a famous, high-level steakhouse well known for their recipes from the Basque Country and Navarre with an estimated individual cost of 25 €. Price will be payed on-site for those who are interested.

About Valencia

Valencia, on the east coast of Spain, is the capital of the autonomous community of Valencia and the third-largest city in Spain after Madrid and Barcelona, with around 800,000 inhabitants in the administrative centre.

The city is situated on the banks of the Turia, on the east coast of the Iberian Peninsula, fronting the Gulf of Valencia on the Mediterranean Sea. Its historic centre is one of the largest in Spain. The heritage of ancient monuments, views and cultural attractions makes Valencia one of the country's most popular tourist destinations. It is also the place of origin of the most popular spanish dish: the Paella.

Due to its long history, this is a city with numerous popular celebrations and traditions, such as the Fallas, which were declared as Intangible cultural heritage by UNESCO in November 2016.

You can check this article in Wikipedia and the official tourism site for more information about the city.

Tournament Schedule

March 23th (Saturday) March 24th (Sunday)
09:00 - 10:00 Breakfast/Registration 09:00 - 11:00 5th Game
10:00 - 12:00 1st Game 11:20 - 13:20 6th Game
12:20 - 14:20 2nd Game 13:20 - 14:30 Lunch
14:20 - 15:30 Lunch 14:30 - 16:30 7th Game
15:30 - 17:30 3rd Game 16:30 Prize Ceremony
17:50 - 19:50 4th Game
20:15 Optional Dinner

At the end of the tournament there will be prizes for the winner, the runner-up and the ranked 3rd player, plus prizes for the best team.


You can register up to February 23, 2019.

Please, follow the link below and fill the registration formulary. Please, make sure you put a correct email address. You will receive two notifications to your email: one from Google confirming the input data, then one email from us confirming your inscription and with further instructions about the payment options and ways to contact the Hotel for special offerings.

Cancellations are allowed at any time and any payment will be refunded fully.


Registered players

We will update the list of players as frequently as possible. This is the current list of confirmed registrations:


# Name EMA number Country Team Dinner Status
1 Marco Montebelli 07000018 Italy Yes PENDING
2 Serena Porrati 07000024 Italy Yes PENDING
3 Edgar Rubio Rodilla 10990026 Spain Mahjong Valencia Yes CONFIRMED
4 Marcos San Antonio Serrano 10990051 Spain Mahjong Valencia Yes CONFIRMED
5 Raúl Ríos Navarro 10990043 Spain Mahjong Valencia Yes CONFIRMED
6 Pilar Castellano Rivas 10990025 Spain Yes PENDING
7 Giacomo Ferruzzi 07000035 Italy No PENDING
8 Alberto Rosi 07000114 Italy No PENDING
9 Ombretta Tassinari 07000093 Italy No PENDING
10 Anna Canova Putinier 16000008 Switzerland No PENDING
11 Christiane D'Angelo 04040036 France Bartufik Yes PENDING
12 Cédric Aguerre 04090080 France Yes PENDING
13 Annie Manzo 04090024 France Yes PENDING
14 Bruno Manzo 04090025 France Yes PENDING
15 Daniela Natali 07000006 Italy No PENDING
16 Domenico Sansevieri 07000170 Italy No PENDING
17 Anton Kösters 08010039 Netherlands Yes PENDING
18 Simon Fongue 04090008 France No PENDING
19 Loretta Pizzi 07000020 Italy No PENDING
20 José Moreno Merino 10990007 Spain Yes PENDING
21 Sandra Bondoin 04040047 France Yes PENDING
22 Stefano Rijoff 07000009 Italy Yes PENDING
23 Bo Lang 16000002 Switzerland Yes PENDING
24 Mei Hwa Felder 16000001 Switzerland Yes PENDING
25 Ernesto Vega de la Iglesia Soria 10990039 Spain Yes PENDING
26 Elisa foschi 07000083 Italy No PENDING