Archive: Past Go Events in the UK 2014

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2013 events




Saturday 18th January. Hitachi Europe Head Office at Whitebrook Park, Lower Cookham Road, Maidenhead, SL6 8YA. 3-round McMahon tournament. Time limit 60 minutes with increasing overtime (10/5, 20/5 etc). Flexible komi with players bidding to play black. Buffet lunch available. Registration by 9:45. Prize giving by 19:00. Contact Iain Atwell 01628 676792 wintergarden at A BK Flyer



Saturday 8th February. Frodsham Community Centre, Fluin Lane, Frodsham, Cheshire, WA6 7QN. 3-round open (top 8 players) and 5-round handicap. Time limits 60 mins and 30 mins, with 40/5 overtime. Registration by 10:30. Prize-giving by 18:30. Contact Tony Atkins 0118-9268143 cheshire at B / C BK More Info

Irish Go Congress

Friday 14th February to Sunday 16th February. Teachers Club, 36 Parnell Square, Dublin 1, Ireland. Friday evening: Irish Rapid Play. Saturday and Sunday: 5 round McMahon tournament. Time limit 60 minutes with 15/5 overtime. 25th Anniversary of Irish Go. Contact Rory Wales rorywales at A

Oxford *** Cancelled ***

Oxford Professionals Visit

Thursday 27th February 19:30 - 22:30 Lecture Room 3, First Floor, Thom Building, Dept. Engineering Science, Parks Road OX1 3PJ Talk/Presentation, followed by Simultaneous games More Info

European Youth Go Championship

Friday 28th February - Monday 3rd March. Butlin's, Bognor Regis, West Sussex. Opening Friday evening. Two rounds on each of Saturday, Sunday and Monday. More Info

British Go Congress

Friday 28th February - Sunday 2nd March. Butlin's, Bognor Regis, West Sussex. Friday evening the British Lightning. Saturday and Sunday the British Open. BGA AGM Saturday evening. Training session Monday 3rd March. A SC BK More Info


North London Kobayashi Chizu Visit

Tuesday 4th March 19:30 North London Go Club in Hampstead Please let Michael Webster know if you wish to come.

Edinburgh Kobayashi Chizu Visit

Thursday 6th March 18:00 - 22:00 Edinburgh University (exact location to be decided) There will be two sessions - 18:00 - 19:30 and 20:15 to 22:00 with a buffet sandwich meal between the two sessions. If you are intending to come please let Boris Mitrovic know; he will also be pleased to answer any questions.

Sussex Go Day

Saturday 8th March. The Fishbourne Centre, 46 Blackboy Lane, Fishbourne, West Sussex PO18 8BE A drop-in day from 10:30 to 15:00 for anyone who wants to learn Go or just play it for fun. Contact Peter Wendes pwendes at 02392 267648. More Info


Sunday 9th March. Parkside Community College, Parkside, Cambridge CB1 1EH. 3 Round McMahon tournament. Time limit 60 minutes, with variable increasing overtime. Registration by 09:45. Prize-giving by 18:45. Contact Ryutaro Ikeda ri250 at 07835068912. A More Info

Isle of Skye Tournament

Saturday 15th March–Sunday 16th March. Tongadale Hotel, Wentworth Street, Portree, Isle of Skye IV51 9EJ. 6 round McMahon. (Small board event Friday evening.) Contact John MacDonald 01478 611207 or Carel Goodheir 01478 611763 carelgoodheir at B SC More Info


Saturday 29th March. Newman House (The University of Birmingham Catholic Chaplaincy), 29 Harrisons Road, B15 3QR 3-round McMahon tournament. Time limit 60 minutes with increasing overtime (10/5, 20/5 etc). Registration by 10:00. Prize giving by 19:00. Contact Andrew Russell birminghamgoclub at A More Info


International Teams Spring Match

Saturday 5th April (provisional). Melton Mowbray pub, Holborn, London (provisional). For teams of three; individuals usually required as reserves. Contact Jonathan Turner je_turner at

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