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The 11TH annual Australian Open Memory Championship
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Memory Athletes from Australia, Philippines, Japan, and Hong Kong participated in the 2013 Australian Open Memory Championship in Melbourne on 24-25th August 2013, at Oaks on Collins, 480 Collins St, Melbourne CBD, Victoria


The event is organised and convened by Jennifer Goddard, member of the World Memory Sports Council and Deputy Chief Arbiter at the World Memory Championships, being held in London starting 30 November 2013.

Watch this video on the 2012 Australian Open Memory Championship on Youtube.



Thanks to the great sponsors of the
2013 Australian Open Memory Championship

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Mindwerx International started the Buzan Centre in Australia and New Zealand in 2000, and has organised the Australian Memory Championship since 2001.  With each event, Mindwerx is the key organiser and any questions on the competition can be directed to info@mindwerx.com


Oaks on Collins is offering AOMC organizers, competitors and guests a special rate on rooms for the competition. 

eMail Jess Wigans at VICGroups@theoaksgroup.com.au and she will organize things for you.


Thanks to all our great sponsors, and if you would also like to support the sport of Memory in Australia or on the World stage email us anytime - jennifer@mindwerx.com


Current world ranking of top 13 Australian competitors (as at 1st July 2013, based on World Rankings of 1600 competitors)

1. 84 Simon Orton
2. 166 Tansel Ali
3. 186 Nathan Walk
4. 295 Metin Hassan
5. 305 Russell Bauer
6. 314 Justin Hartley
7. 328 Chris Lyons
8. 325 Daniel Kilov
9. 411 Simon Chalmers
10. 414 Nathan Companez
11. 433 Shani Flynn
12. 525 Chad Sidler
13. 532 Danielle Kung

This year's participants will be advised shortly, but here's a shot of the 2012 competitors.


2012 Australian Open Memory Championship competitors

Those who compete in a National Championship may be eligible to participate in the World Memory Championships www.worldmemorychampionships.com which will be held in London, starting on 30 November 2013.

Jennifer is Convenor of the Australian competition, Senior Arbiter at the World Memory Championships and  Member of the World Memory Sports Council. 

As Deputy Chief Statistician, Jennifer manages the World Memory Statistics

If you would like to talk to Jennifer about the competitions email her anytime. 


The whole 2012 Australian Open Memory Championship Team


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