WRC 2020 Venue Announced!

After months of suspense, the venue for WRC 2020: Vienna has been announced!

World Riichi Championship Announces Central Vienna LocationThe World Riichi Championship and 2020 Host Club Kasu are…

Posted by World Riichi Championship on Tuesday, October 8, 2019


  • WRC Venue: InterContinental Hotel, Vienna
  • Centrally located in Vienna in proximity to accommodations, dining, tourist spots, public transportation, and airport
  • Special room rates will be available starting January (along with event fee and other announcements)
  • Approximately 200 players planned
  • Regional player quotas to be announced soon

Yesterday, WRC also shared a post on social media strengthening their call for sponsorship support of the event (and featuring a tongue-in-cheek image of a WRC branded “Brexit Bus”.)

Bus joke is too soon…?Anyway, as many of you know, running events is not cheap and the World Riichi Championship is…

Posted by World Riichi Championship on Monday, October 7, 2019

As a reminder, the planned dates for WRC 2020: Vienna are August 26th-30th, 2020.

Check out our previous coverage of WRC 2020 news and announcements!