There is a Riichi competition in New York City using WRC rules.
Date: 26 & 27 September 2015
No. of han-chan: 8
Tournament format: Round-robin only
Registration fee: USD 95
Venue: The Skyline Hotel
For more information, you can visit their website – http://www.nariichi.org/
You can also download the latest version WRC rulebook from their website.
Flight to new york is around SGD 1.3k to 1.5k.
So far, Lance is interested in attending this tournament but is looking for 1 more travel partner before he commits.
Anyone interested can inform Lance or me (I’ll link you to lance).