Archive: Past Go Events in the UK 2018

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January

Maidenhead-Hitachi

Saturday 20th January. Hitachi Europe Head Office at Whitebrook Park, Lower Cookham Road, Maidenhead, SL6 8YA. 3-round McMahon tournament. Time limit 60 minutes with 'accelerated' 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 talktalk.net A Flyer

February

Cheshire

Saturday 3rd February. Frodsham Community Centre, Fluin Lane, Frodsham, Cheshire, WA6 7QN. 3-round McMahon for all players. Time limits 60 mins with 'accelerated' overtime. Registration by 10:30. Prize-giving by 18:30. Contact Tony Pitchford 07870893153 cheshire at kisekigo.com. B More Info

London Go Centre Grand Opening

Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th February. London Go Centre, 54 Goldhawk Rd, London W12 8HA. 3 Round McMahon. Lectures and teaching by professional Catalin Taranu and other teachers. Contact admin at west.londongo.club A Flyer

Nottingham Kyu Training Day

Saturday 24th February. The Dice Cup, 68-70 Mansfield Road, Nottingham NG1 3GY Kyu-player Teaching from 10:00. Afternoon mini-tournament until 18:00. Contact Brent Cutts brent.cutts63 at gmail.com More Info Flyer

March

Irish Go Congress

Friday 2nd March to Sunday 4th March. Dublin, Ireland. Friday from 19:00 Irish Rapid Play. Saturday and Sunday: Confucius Cup (Irish Open) 5 round McMahon tournament. First prize 1000 euro. Also parallel Chinese Chess Tournament. Reduced Go event (not Grand Prix event) still planned to take place despite storm Emma snow cancelling all flights! Sunday replaced by afternoon Go in Toners bar (club venue). A More Info on Confucius Cup

South Manchester

Saturday 3rd March Main School Building, Cheadle Hulme School, Claremont Road, Cheadle Hulme SK8 6EG. Registration by 09:45. Prizegiving at 18:00. Two tournaments: 3 rounds McMahon (time limit 50 minutes with increasing overtime) for 15k and above B and 6 rounds fast play (time limit 30 minutes, sudden death) for 21k and below. Those 16k to 20k can choose which to enter. Contact Martin or Helen Harvey with any queries, on martin.harvey at britgo.org More Info Enter Player List

Isle of Skye

Saturday 3rd March–Sunday 4th 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 gmail.com B SC More Info Enter

Trigantius

Saturday 10th March. Cambridge University Social Club, Mill Lane, Cambridge CB2 1RX. 3 Round McMahon tournament. Time limit 60 minutes, with 'accelerated' overtime. Registration by 10:30. Prize-giving 19:15. Novices' Tournament (below 20k) on 13x13 from 14:00 to 17:00. Contact Paul Smith paul361smith at gmail dot com. If you have travel problems on the day, please text Phil Beck on 07988 683586 to let us know. A More Info/Enter Entry List

April

British Go Congress

Friday 6th - Sunday 8th April. Future Inns Bristol, Cabot Circus, Bond St, Bristol, BS1 3EN. Friday afternoon teaching 14:00-17:00; evening British Lightning 19:00. Saturday and Sunday British Open (6-round McMahon). Saturday evening BGA AGM 19:00. Matt Marsh matt at crazedbytes.net 07795297779 or Toby Manning ptm at tobymanning dot co dot uk
Note: The early entry deadline has been extended to 1 April.
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