Domestic General Entry begins soon! (for Japan domestic)

Following the Domestic Early Entry, the general entry window is going to open soon. This will be open to the general public, for the people with Japanese nationality or residing in Japan. You can apply via this window without being a JMA qualified player registered under JMA’s player registration system.

We’re looking forward to your application.

【Entry Period】
1 March, 12:00 – 20 March, 23:59 (Japan time)

【Domestic General Entry – Entry Qualifications】
Entry qualifications:residents of Japan or individuals with Japanese nationality residing overseas
*JMA Qualified Player registration is not required for this entry window.

【Notes on entry】
(1) Capacity: 100 teams (via Lottery) *Lottery date: 23 March
(2) Team name and member names must be written in English characters (Romaji is acceptable, but Japanese characters are not).
(3) The lottery will be held on February 29th. Results will be notified via email from LivePocket to email addresses registered.
For those who won the lottery and chose “payment at convenience store” on application, the payment procedure for the entry fee will be described in the email, so please complete the procedure by the deadline. Payment of the entry fee constitutes completion of the entry process.
For those who chose “credit card payment” on application, payment will be automatically processed, so no additional steps are required. (Emails from LivePocket may be sorted into the spam folder depending on your email settings. Please be aware of this.)
* If payment is not made by the deadline, your team will be removed from the selection list.
(4) Each team can only apply once.
(5) Members registered by the representative as part of the team cannot be duplicated in other teams. (The same representative or team members cannot apply multiple times.)
(6) Transferring winning slots is prohibited.

If the above precautions are not followed, or if any fraudulent action to increase the chances of winning is detected, the winning status of that team will be cancelled.

【How to apply an entry】
Please apply from the following page:
*Registration with LivePocket-Ticket- is required.
*Please review FAQs in the entry page.

*The following information is required for the entry:
(1) Team name (in English characters) (Romaji is acceptable, but Japanese characters are not)
*Do not use special characters (symbols, umlauts, etc.) which may cause garbled text in emails from JMA or in match tables of the tournament.
(2) Team representative: name(in English characters, Romaji is acceptable), gender, age group, address, phone number, email address
(3) Team members: name(in English characters, Romaji is acceptable), gender, age group for all team members
(4) Needs of any special assistance

Please review the event overview from the following links:

2024 Mölkky World Championship in Hakodate, JAPAN
■ Organizer: International Mölkky Organization (IMO)
■ Administrator: Japan Mölkky Association (JMA)
■ Supporters: Hokkaido / Hakodate City / Hakodate City Board of Education
National Institute of Technology, Hakodate College (N.I.T. Hakodate College) / Hokkaido Finland Association
■ Nominal Supporter: Embassy of Finland
■ Special Collaboration: Visit Finland (Finnish Tourist Board)

【 Contact 】
Japan Mölkky Association; World Championship Section