Dutch Open Championship
“Briar”(slow) Pipe Smoking 2015
Lifestyle Gourmet Event
(with local products, lots of nice spirits & tasty snacks)
Place: Hof van Solms – Koestraat 9 – 5688 AH Oirschot about 10 miles from Eindhoven)The Netherlands.
Date: Sunday April 19th 2015
11.30 - 12.00: Reception & Welcome
12.00 - 12.15: Opening Life Style Event “the Taste of Oirschot” by the mayor of Oirschot (and traditional music)
12:15 - 18.00 Life style event at the Hof van Solms & the city of Oirschot (touring with Oldtimer Club)
12.45 - 17.00 Guided tours, demonstrations & workshops
14:30 - 18.00 Championship Pipe Slow Smoking (Briar) and
19.00 – 21.00 Dinner (special offer for the participants).
Schweizermeisterschaft in Aarau, Pontonierfahrverein-Haus.
14:30Monastier di Treviso ITALY
World cup of pipe clubs 2015 wil be held in Italy, in the park hotel Villa Fiorita.
The whole event lasts two days: saturdy the 17th and sunday the 18th.
On saturdy is the registration.
12:00Lisbon, restaurant Jockey
12:00Oirschot, The Netherlands
14:00Komenskeho, Czech Republic
Click here for more info: http://cipc.pipeclubs.com/countries/europe/czech-republic/
16^ Festa della Pipa
14:30Ruisbroek, genootschap Pijp en Toebak
12:00France, 36, rue du 11 Novembre, ARMENTIERES
12:00Oirschot The Netherlands
10:00Belgium: : Le Waréché, rue Delmotte 44 te 7870 Bauffe (LENS)
14:00Germany: „Salmanushof“, Salmanusplatz 5, 52146 Würselen
10 - 17Italia: Casal Di Pari (Grosseto)
14:00 - 16:00 h.Nitra, Slovakia
02:00Canalhouse, 48-52 Canal Street Nottingham NG1 7EH, England
04:0021310 BEIRE-le-CHÂTEL, France
10:00 - 18:00St. Petersburg Russia
13:00 - 18:00LVIV / Ukraine
New Jersey USA
02:00Porter Pub Kiev
12:00Barvlay Rex in New York (city)
2018 International Pipe Smoking Day Celebration
saturday 24th of Februari at 12:00 EST
Barclay Rex in New York (city)
14:00Room Wachau/Hotel Schachner
10:00 - 18:00Oirschot The Netherlands
Pheasant Run Resort, St. Charles, IL /USA
14:00Germany: Gaststätte Bergheimer Hof Bachumer Weg 2, 59757 Arnsberg-Bergheim
10:00 - 18:00Poggio la Fossa, Italy
There will be two days of pipe shows with artisans from all over the worldSaturday there will be an excursion in the woods to see how the briar is extractedSunday afternoon there will be the third stage of the Italian championship of slow smokewhile the two days you can witness the cut, the choice, the boiling of the briarso you can show and make all the fans of this pipe world understand where it comes from that fantastic piece that they hold in their handslast year there were about 35 pipe artisans exhibiting their productions, we aim for many more this yearwe are about two hours from the Rome Fiumicino airport, two hours from the Pisa airport, an hour and a half from the Florence airport, we are half an hour from Siena. We are in the middle of Tuscany immersed in the green of the Maremmawe would be very pleased with your presenceif you need more information do not hesitate to contact us
12:00United Kingdom: The Canal House, Nottingham
Following on from the success of the 2017 U.K. Pipe Show, the Show will be returning this year and I’m pleased to announce that the official date is Sunday 24th June 2018.
The venue will once again be The Canal House, Nottingham, NG1 7EH.
Attendance is free as always and food & drink is available directly from the bar.
Once again, we will have some of the cream of crop of British Pipe Makers in attendance; confirmed so far are Ian Walker of Northern Briars, Chris Kelly of Eldritch Pipes, Chris Askwith of Askwith Pipes and Mike Billington of Blakemar Briars.
Also in attendance will be Sam Brammer of GQ Tobaccos and The Pipe Rack, plus more vendors to be confirmed.
If you or a Pipe Maker/Seller that you know would like a sales table reserving, please contact me directly via PM.
It was a fantastic day last time so hope to see lots of you there again this year for a day dedicated to our fantastic hobby, so please bring yourself, your pipes, your tobacco and your sparkling company
12:00Vinnitsa Pipe Club (Ukraine)
Vinnytsia pipe club invites you to visit our family holiday - the Sixth Podillia Cup.
Competitions are traditionally held on corn pipes from the “Missouri Meershaum Company”. This year we received from our official sponsor a "5th Avenue Diplomat Corn Cob Pipe" exclusively black and special corn tampers.
Information about pipe:
https: //corncobpipe.com/ 5th-avenue-diplomat-corn-cob-pipe
Tobacco of the championship - "Rattray - Marlin Flake", sponsored by the pipe maker of our club - Oleksiy Plashkov.
Information about tobacco:
http: //www.tobaccoreviews.com/blend/958/rattray- marlin-flake
The competition takes place in the country recreation complex "Butterfly". In 5 minutes from the venue there is a hotel (booking is carried out by organizers for you). The approximate cost of 1 night in the hotel - from $ 20 for a room for two. A transport from Vinnytsia to "Butterfly" is organized by the organizers in the morning, on the day of the competition free.
Information about the institution:
Vinnytsia pipe club will gladly meet you at any time and day! We are fully prepared to receive guests as 7 and 8 September.
You can get to Vinnytsia using: rail transport, air transport - Havryshivka Airport (Vinnytsia), bus connection.
Price of the participation in the championship:
In the case of online payment before August 23 - $ 30 without participation in the competition and $ 40 with participation in the competition.
In the case of online payment after August 23, or on-site payment - $ 40 without participation in the competition and $ 50 with participation in the competition.
The cost includes:
Payment “Without Competition” - admission to an event, buffet and gala dinner on September 8th.
Payment “Participation in the competition” - admission to an event, buffet and gala dinner, "5th Avenue Diplomat Corn Cob Pipe" special series for the 2018 Podillia Cup and a set for the competition.
Children under 16 - admission to an event, buffet and gala dinner on September 8th - free of charge.
More information about competition and online payment here:
14:00Slovakia: Vinotéka Bortrezor, Basty IV, Okruzna cesta 102, Komarno
Pipe Club Nitra invites you to the Slow pipe smoking contest - Grand Prix Slovakia 2018. This year the contest will take place in the historic premises of the anti-Turkish fortress in Komárno, its time the largest and most powerful defense building of the Austro-Hungarian monarchy. Historical contexts are reminded by the unusual way of launching a competition - shot from a cannon.
11:00- 13:30 Registration
12:00-13:00 Wine tasting
14:00 Start of the competition
16:00 – 17:00 Award Ceremony and Closing
Contest registration fee: 33 EUR (included: Pipe and tabacco, tamper, matches, Lunch, drink and wine tasting)
You can sign in to a competition by replying to this email till 16th September 2018
The first 45 participants will receive a 10g commemorative package of tobacco
Museum Gouda, The Netherlands
October 9 (Museum Gouda, Catharina room)
9.30 – 10.30: Registration and preparations
10.30: Opening (Ruud Stam)
10.40: Welcome (Marc de Beyer, director Museum Gouda)
10.50: The economic history of the Gouda pipe industry and its importance for Gouda (Ruud
11.25: The chibouk pipe. European clay pipe manufacturers, their response to the Turkish
chibouk pipe in the 19th century (Arjan de Haan)
12.00-14.00: Lunch time
14.00: Clay tobacco pipes from the Rhine banks in Kaiserswerth, Germany (Sabrina Liebetrau)
14.45: Supply shortage of clay pipes for Dutch expatriates in Japan and kiseru export by Dutch
ships (Barney Suzuki)
15.30: Some news from the Amsterdam Pipe Museum (Benedict Goes)
16.00: Visit to the museum Gouda
October 10 (Museum Gouda. Catharina room)
9.30: Dutch and German clay pipe export in the 19th century. Statistics, consequences and
questions (Ruud Stam)
10.00: Dutch pipes in early nineteenth-century Brittan (Dennis Gallagher)
10.30-11.00: Coffee break
11.00: The Chibouk pipe. Turkish clay pipe manufacturers, their response to the European
market in the 19th century (Arjan de Haan)
11.30: Clay pipes from the VOC-ship Amsterdam (Bert van der Lingen)
12.15-14.00: Lunch time
14.00-16.00: Walking tour Gouda
18.30: Gala dinner (restaurant de Zalm)
October 11 (Museum Gouda, Catharina room)
9.30: The spiritual significance of pipe smoking among the amaXhosa people of South Africa
10.00: Tobacco pipe exports from Scotland in the early nineteenth century (Dennis Gallagher)
10.45- 11.15: Coffee break
11.15: The 2019 AIP conference in Budapest (Anna Ridovics)
11.45: Central European pipes, a teaser for the 2019 AIP conference in Budapest (Arjan de Haan)
12.15-14.00: Lunch time
14.30- 16.30: Auction
9.30: Post conference tour. Departure of the bus from ‘Klein Amerika’ parking place
10.30: Arrival at the historical sniff mills in Kralingen: ‘De Ster’ and ‘De Lelie’
12.00: Departure with the bus to Haastrecht
12.45: Lunch in Haastrecht
14.00: Visit to the Museum ‘Paulina Bisdom van Vliet’ in Haastrecht
Departure to Gouda (scheduled service bus).
09:00USA, Swartz Creek