Just to remind you that the second game of the BGA title match takes place on Saturday at about 10:00am. Once again the moves will be relayed live on KGS.





Last updated Fri Nov 22 2013. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.
Tournament Name: 
Scottish Championship
Tournament Date: 
16 November 2013

The four qualifiers from the various events played the semi-finals of the Scottish Championship. David Lee (Dundee) beat Piotr Wisthal (Aberdeen) in the first and Matt Crosby beat Martha McGill (both Edinburgh) in the second. In the best of three final, played on KGS, David beat Matt by two games to one to hold on to the title for a fourth year running.





Last updated Tue Feb 11 2014. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

A Go hothouse sprang up in Letchworth Garden City, over the weekend of 8th - 10th November, when 14 of the our strongest and most promising players congregated at the home of Letchworth Go Club organizers Simon and Alison Bexfield for an intensive weekend honing their Go skills under the guidance of Guo Juan 5 dan professiona





Last updated Sat Nov 23 2013. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.
Tournament Name: 
Three Peaks
Venue: 
Grange-over-Sands
Tournament Date: 
16 November 2013 - 17 November 2013

Whilst most eyes were on the first game of British Championship match, which saw Andrew Kay beat Andrew Simons, 39 players assembled in Grange-over-Sands for the Three Peaks Tournament. Toby Manning (2d Leicester) won with a perfect score of five, this being the second time he had won the event (the first time being in 1994).





Last updated Mon Nov 18 2013. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

We've just been informed that the 1st Zhu Gang Cup World Team Go Championship will be held from 19th to 26th December 2013 in Guangzhou City, Guang Dong province in China. The competition is composed of three kinds of teams: Seeded teams (China, Japan, Korea and Chinese Taipe), Wild Card teams (China, Japan and Korea) and Non-seeded teams.





Last updated Fri Nov 15 2013. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.
Tournament Name: 
European Team Championship
Venue: 
Pandanet IGS

We're up to three wins out of three now in the European Team Championship. This month our match was against Iceland.

All of the matches were comfortable wins this time, giving us a good 4-0 scoreline to put us top of our division once more.





Last updated Fri Nov 15 2013. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.
Tournament Name: 
International Amateur Pair Go Championships
Venue: 
Tokyo
Tournament Date: 
2 November 2013 - 3 November 2013

The UK's pair of Natasha Regan and Matthew Cocke had a tough draw which caused them to struggle at the International Amateur Pair Go Championship in Tokyo. In the first round they lost to a strong Canadian pair, and were rewarded with a game against China. This they lost as expected and then played and lost to Poland.





Last updated Thu Nov 14 2013. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

The latest version of Apple's OS X, 10.9 aka Mavericks, has removed the RSS feed options from Mail and Safari.

They haven't announced a fix to this 'feature', but for those of you who have this technology please go to the App Store and search for RSS.





Last updated Fri Nov 01 2013. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

Les Bock has finally retired as our Archivist after many years in the position.

The Archive is in the process of being transferred to our new Archivist, Barry Chandler, and we'd like to thank Les for his untold years of service.





Last updated Fri Nov 01 2013. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.
Tournament Name: 
Wessex
Venue: 
Bath
Tournament Date: 
27 October 2013

Alex Kent (3d Bristol) won the 44th Wessex tournament in Bath. He beat another Bristol player - Simon Shiu (2d) - in the last round. Also winning all three games were Chris Volk (3k Reading) and James Lepoittevin (21k Bristol). Paul Atwell has been involved in organising the event for 44 years and managed to be one of the 36 players as well this year, but was not one of the prize-winners.





Last updated Mon Oct 28 2013. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.
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