International Qualification Tournament of World Championship (QT)


The International Qualification Tournament (QT) was first organized in 1993 when the number of renju countries had increased a lot and there was a growing need for pre-selection system. In 1993 the 3 best qualified to the finals, but since 1995 the number of qualifying seats has been 5.

World Championship Qualification Tournaments

EventLocation
World Championship QT 1993(Arjeplog Sweden)
World Championship QT 1995(Tallinn Estonia)
World Championship QT 1997(Saint Petersburg Russia)
World Championship QT 1999(Beijing China)
World Championship QT 2001(Kyoto Japan)
World Championship QT 2003(Vadstena Sweden)
World Championship QT 2005(Tallinn Estonia)
World Championship QT 2007(Tyumen Russia)
World Championship QT 2009(Pardubice Czech Republic)
World Championship QT 2011(Huskvarna Sweden)
World Championship QT 2013(Tallinn Estonia)
World Championship QT 2015(Suzdal Russia)
World Championship QT 2017(Taipei Chinese Taipei)
World Championship QT 2019(Tallinn Estonia)
World Championship QT 2022(Istanbul Turkey)

The Qualification System of World Championship