December 2013

We are delighted that the Nihon Ki-in are planning to send two professionals (Kobayashi Chizu 5p and Minematsu Masaki 6p) to the UK in February/March 2014 and will be present in Bognor Regis during our combined EYGC and British Go Congress.

Final confirmation of their visit and details of the locations around the UK they will be teaching at, hopefully including Scotland for the first time, are





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It is with sadness that we have to report the death of another ex-Association Council Member, David Ward, in Cambridge a few days ago.

David Ward will be remembered for his determination to succeed at Go. He was also very generous with his time, being willing to play others, no matter what level they were at.





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T Mark’s funeral is now confirmed to be at 2pm on Monday 6th January 2014 at the Lambeth Crematorium, Blackshaw Road, Tooting, SW17 0BY followed by some refreshments at a nearby pub (The Selkirk, 60 Selkirk Road, Tooting Broadway SW17 0ES) to celebrate his life.

All are welcome to attend, but we would appreciate it if you are planning to be there to let me ([Jon Diamond](mailto:president@britgo





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Just in case you haven't already heard:

The winner in the Under-20 category (age as at 1st January 2014) will gain a place in the GLOBIS Cup World Youth Go Championship, to be held in Japan on 8 - 11 May 2014 at the Graduate School of Management, GLOBIS University in Tokyo, Japan.

All expenses will be paid, with the excepti





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Tournament Name: 
Online League
Venue: 
KGS
Tournament Date: 
1 March 2013 - 21 December 2013

We have now finished the online league for this year and once again the winners are:

Edinburgh 1

Congratulations to the team and their captain, Martha McGill.

Winning promotion from division 2 to division 1 are their fellow Scots:

Glasgow

Winning promotion from division 3 to division 2 are

Milton Keynes

Alas there have to be losers and this year the relegation vict





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The website for these events has now moved to www.britgo.org/eygc2014 and www.britgo.org/eygc2014/british.html.

The pages have been updated with more information and there are now entry forms for the EYGC and BGC online, together with the ability to pay for entry to the BGC, and a link for booking accommodation at Butlins.





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Committee: 
Tournaments
Person: 
Tony Atkins




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