The official announcement has now been made by the IGF, with the following additional information about the events:
The latest, still preliminary, information we now have is:
Date: August 13-23 2012 (opening ceremony on August 9)
Venue: Grand Palais Lille, Lille, France
Eligibility: Amateur players nominated by the go organisations to which they belong. Nominations must be submitted to the tournament office by July 30.
The International Mind Sports Association have made the following announcement:
"IMSA is pleased to announce that the 2nd World Mind Sports Games will be held in Lille (France) at Lille Grand Palais - 9th to 23rd August 2012.
Lille is a training base of the London 2012 Olympic Games and consequently a consistent choice for IMSA in organizing its 2nd edition there, together with the four fo
If you register for next year European Go Congress in Bonn by the end of this year, you can still take advantage of a reduced registration fee.
The British team for this year's team event, starting on 27th September, is (in Rating List order as of 8th September):
The following was posted to the Pandanet web site yesterday at 18:43.
Please contact Jon Diamond ASAP if you wish to be part of our team.
Dear All European Team Championship League Teams and Obser