The IAM european memory championships 2019 will be held in Sweden

Place and date will be announced 2019. Stay tuned.
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THE MAN YOU HAVE TO BEAT

Simon Reinhard became the IAM European Champion in 2016 in London and 2017 in Toledo and is also this year one of the biggest profiles in the European Championships. Simon started competing in 2005 and has an impressive amount of victories. At the moment he is number 5 on the World Ranking List and number 2 in Europe.

Meet some of the competitors here

Ben Pridmore

Ben Pridmore

  • Country: England
  • Age: 42
  • IAM world ranking: 34
  • World Memory Champion 2004, 2008 and 2009, 5 x UK Open Memory Champion, 1 x French Open Memory Champion, 1 x Canadian Open Memory Champion, 5 x Welsh Open Memory Champion, 1 x German Open Memory Champion
 
Norbert Reulke

Norbert Reulke

  • Country: Germany
  • Age: 50
  • IAM world ranking: 83
  • 2. place in the European Memory Championships 2017
 
Konstantin Skudler

Konstantin Skudler

  • Country: Germany
  • Age: 19
  • IAM world ranking: 106
  • 2 x World Memory Champion (kids), 1 x World Memory Champion (junior), North German Memory Champion 2017 and 2018
 
Sylvain Estadieu

Sylvain Estadieu

  • Country: France
  • Age: 33
  • IAM world ranking: 114
  • French Memory Champion 2017
  • (Photo: Pierre-Émmanuel Rastoin)
 
Silvio Di Fabio

Silvio Di Fabio

  • Country: Italy
  • Age: 34
  • IAM world ranking: 149
  • Italian Open Memory Champion 2017 and 2018
Lars Christiansen

Lars Christiansen

  • Country: Denmark
  • Age: 42
  • IAM world ranking: 163
  • 3. place in the European Memory Championships 2017
  • Danish Memory Champion 2015
  • (Photo: Idriz Zogaj)
Susanne Hippauf

Susanne Hippauf

  • Country: Germany
  • Age: 37
  • IAM world ranking: 244
  • Female wordrecordholder in memorizing Pi-digits (11104 digits)
Martin Nilsson

Martin Nilsson

  • Country: Sweden
  • Age: 42
  • IAM world ranking: 286
  • 3rd place in the Swedish Memory Championship 2017
 
Yaroslav Matselyukh

Yaroslav Matselyukh

  • Country: Ukraine
  • Age: 22
  • IAM world ranking: 333
  • 12. place in the German Memory Open 2018
Orkhan Ibadov

Orkhan Ibadov

  • Country: Azerbajan
  • Age: 32
  • IAM world ranking: 351
Tobiasz Boral

Tobiasz Boral

  • Country: Poland
  • Age: 24
  • IAM world ranking: 392
  • Polish Memory Champion 2012 and 2013
  • 2 x Polish Memory Champion (Junior)
Althea Heidemüller

Althea Heidemüller

  • Country: Germany
  • Age: 15
  • Junior
  • IAM world ranking: 501
Yves Blanchard

Yves Blanchard

  • Country: France
  • Age: 51
  • IAM world ranking: 874
  • 7th place in the North German Open Memory Championship
 
Issa Almgadmi

Issa Almgadmi

  • Country: Libya
  • Age: 29
  • IAM world ranking: 923
 
Frank Grube

Frank Grube

  • Country: Germany
  • Age: 48
  • IAM world ranking: 1082
Leonie Hermann

Leonie Hermann

  • Country: Germany
  • Age: 21
  • IAM world ranking: newcomer

Frequently asked questions

Do i have to qualify for the European Memory Championships?
No, everybody can participate without qualification. The only thing you have to do is, to follow the registration and show up.
How much does it cost to participate?

50 euros for adults and seniors, 30 euros for juniors, 10 euros for children, students and retired and if it is your first competition, it is free of charge.

Can i get on the world ranking list?
Yes, after your first IAM competition you will be registeret on the IAM World Ranking List.
How to memorize?
There is tons of information about that on the internet. You could start here: www.artofmemory.com
I am not 18 yet - can i participate?
Yes, children and juniors are very welcome as well.
Are you allowing spectators?
Yes. Just make sure, that you especially in the memorization phase are completely silent.
I am from a media and would like to film or write an article about the European Memory Championships. Who should i contact?
Please contact the danish competitor and organisor of the event Lars Christiansen here.

10 MEMORY EVENTS

European record:

Katie Kermode, England (200 names), 2016

World record:

Yanjaa Wintersoul, Mongolia (212 names), 2017

European record:

Marwin Wallonius, Sweden (5040), 2015

World record:

Munkhshur Narmandakh, Mongolia (6270 digits), 2017

European record:

Emma Andersson, Sweden (312 images), 2017

World record:

Yanjaa Wintersoul, Mongolia (360 images), 2017

European record:

Marwin Wallonius, Sweden (520 digits), 2015

World record:

Alex Mullen, USA (568 digits), 2017

European record:

Johannes Mallow, Germany (132), 2011

World record:

Alex Mullen, USA (133 dates), 2017

European record:

Simon Reinhard, Germany (888 cards), 2016

World record:

Munkhshur Narmandakh, Mongolia (1092 cards), 2017

European record: 

Katie Kermode, England (318), 2016

World record:

Katie Kermode, England (318), 2016

European record:

Marwin Wallonius, Sweden (1800), 2015

World record:

Alex Mullen, USA (1933 digits), 2016

European record:

Jonas von Essen, Sweden (380 digits), 2014

World record:

Lance Tshirhart, USA (456 digits), 2015

European record:

Simon Reinhard, Germany (20.44 seconds), 2015

World record:

Shijir-Erdene Bat-Enkh, Mongolia (12.74 seconds), 2018

THE VENUE

SKOVLUNDE KULTURHUS

Bygbjergvej 10

2740 Skovlunde

The European Memory Championships will be held in Skovlunde, 20 minutes by train from the center.