August 2010

Tournament Name: 
Isle of Man Afternoon
Tournament Date: 
22 August 2010 - 24 August 2010

Oscar Selby, aged 7, became the youngest winner of a Manx Go event at the recent Isle of Man Go Week. He won the 13x13 and also the Rengo (doubles) with Matthew Cocke. Not much older was the winner of the Lightning Tournament, Barney Shiu.





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Tournament Name: 
Isle of Man Main
Tournament Date: 
22 August 2010 - 26 August 2010

Oscar Selby, aged 7, became the youngest winner of a Manx Go event at the recent Isle of Man Go Week. He won the 13x13 and also the Rengo (doubles) with Matthew Cocke. Not much older was the winner of the Lightning Tournament, Barney Shiu.





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Tournament Name: 
Isle of Man
Venue: 
Cherry Orchard, Port Erin, Isle of Man IM9 6AN

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Last updated Tue Aug 31 2010. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.
Venue: 
Chiddingstone Castle, Kent

We had a stand at the Japanese Festival on the August Bank Holiday Monday 2010 at Chiddingstone Castle, demonstrating and teaching successfully many parents and children (some as young as 3).

In the next room was a fascinating collection of high quality Japanese items including Samurai swords, armour, lacquerware and articulated insects.





Last updated Sat Dec 22 2012. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.
Tournament Name: 
MSO
Tournament Date: 
29 August 2010

There were no British players winning Go Golds at this year's Mind Sports Olympiad. The event was held at the Soho Theatre in the centre of London and had restricted space, meaning less events than normal.

Six players played the 13x13 on the Friday afternoon, with Gold going to Spain's Paco Garcia de la Banda (3 dan).





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Tournament Name: 
MSO 13x13
Tournament Date: 
27 August 2010

There were no British players winning Go Golds at this year's Mind Sports Olympiad. The event was held at the Soho Theatre in the centre of London and had restricted space, meaning less events than normal.





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Tournament Name: 
European Team Tournament
Venue: 
Leksand, Sweden
Tournament Date: 
13 August 2010 - 15 August 2010

The European Team Tournament was held following on from the Leksand Tournament. The Netherlands were the winning team with 8 points and 15 wins. Second was Serbia also with 8 points but 14 wins. Usual winners, Russia, were third. Six teams took part.





Last updated Mon Aug 16 2010. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

The revised version of our Play Go Booklet has now been printed and is available in quantity. A number of copies have been distributed to all BGA clubs.





Last updated Mon Aug 16 2010. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.
Tournament Name: 
World Youth Goe Championship
Venue: 
Pengu, Taiwan
Tournament Date: 
22 July 2010 - 28 July 2010

World Youth Goe Championships were held this year the tournament on Penghu Island in Taiwan. Chinese, Korean and home players dominated the event, with China winning the under-12 and Korea the under-16 titles.





Last updated Tue May 15 2012. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.
Tournament Name: 
European Go Congress
Venue: 
Tampere, Finland
Tournament Date: 
24 July 2010 - 7 August 2010

The 54th European Go Congress, sponsored by Zhuyeqing Tea, was held in various school buildings in Tampere, Finland. The fortnight started with the last days of a record heat wave.





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