Prizes

The Marit Sveaas International Bridge Tournament has some of the biggest prizes in bridge history. This is made possible because of sponsors and the contribution from Christen Sveaas, not because of high entry fees.

Main prizes:

1st NOK 250 000 
2nd  NOK 125 000 
3rd  NOK 75 000 
4th  NOK 30 000 
5th  NOK 25 000 
6th  NOK 20 000 
7th   NOK 17 500 
8th  NOK 15 000 
9th  NOK 14 000 
10th  NOK 13 000 
11th  NOK 12 000 
12th NOK 11 000 
13th  NOK 10 000 
Prizes above NOK 10 000 per person may be subject to taxation - more info

Prizes special categories:
The "special" prizes is something that makes this tournament so special - everyone has a shot at a prize. This year we are doing something new - the more pair in a special category - the higher the prizes. 

Special category with 40+ pairs 25 - 39 pairs 10 - 24 pairs
NOK 20 000 - 15 000 - 10 000 15 000 - 10 000 - 5 000 10 000 - 5 000

The prize for best pairs in the last session (Sunday) will be NOK 15 000 - 10 000 - 5 000.
The junior category will be awared as above, but get a prize even if there are less than 10 pairs.
Prizes above NOK 10 000 per person may be subject to taxation - more info
Each contestant can only win 1 prize - if qualified for more than one the highest awarding prize will be awarded. If same amount - overall prizes will be awarded first, then special category. Last session prizes can be won together with another prize.    

Special categories:
- Mixed pairs
- Junior pairs (born on or after 1st Jan '93)
- Senior pairs (born on or before 31th Dec '57)
- Women pairs
- Handicap score (using the new Norwegian handicap system)
- Last session

 

 

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