Archive: Past Go Events in the UK 2017

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January

Maidenhead-Hitachi

Saturday 21st January 2017. Hitachi Europe Head Office at Whitebrook Park, Lower Cookham Road, Maidenhead, SL6 8YA. 3-round McMahon tournament. Time limit 60 minutes with increasing 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 4th February 2017. Frodsham Community Centre, Fluin Lane, Frodsham, Cheshire, WA6 7QN. 3-round McMahon for all players. Time limits 60 mins with increasing overtime. Registration by 10:30. Prize-giving by 18:30. Contact Tony Pitchford 07870893153 cheshire at kisekigo.com. B More Info

British Championship Match 2016

Sunday 19th February London. Game 3 in 2016's Title Match between Junnan Jiang and Charles Hibbert starting at 11.00. Live relay in the British Room on KGS, with commentary from Matthew Macfadyen. BC More Info

March

Irish Go Congress

Friday 3rd March to Sunday 5th March. Dublin, Ireland. Friday from 19:00 Irish Rapid Play. Saturday and Sunday: Confucius Cup (Irish Open) 5 round McMahon tournament. Also parallel Chinese Chess Tournament. Contact Rory Wales rorywales at yahoo.com A More Info on Confucius Cup

Trigantius

Saturday 4th March. Cambridge University Social Club, Mill Lane, Cambridge CB2 1RX. 3 Round McMahon tournament. Time limit 60 minutes, with variable increasing overtime. Registration by 10:30. Prize-giving 19:15. Contact Geoff Kaniuk geoff at kaniuk dot co dot uk. A More Info Entry List

Trigantius Novices

Saturday 4th March. Cambridge University Social Club, Mill Lane, Cambridge CB2 1RX. Registration by 14:00. Prize giving 16:45 Contact Paul Smith 07503 898934 paul361smith at gmail dot com.

South Manchester

Sunday 19th March Main School Building, Cheadle Hulme School, Claremont Road, Cheadle Hulme SK8 6EG. Registration by 09:45. Prize giving 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. Contact Martin or Helen Harvey More Info

Welwyn Garden City

Saturday 25th March. Welwyn Garden City Bridge Club room, Gosling Stadium, Welwyn Garden City AL8  6XE. Registration by 09:45. Prize giving by 19:00. 3-round McMahon tournament. Time limit 60 minutes with 20/5 overtime. A buffet lunch will be available. Optional Tournament Dinner afterwards. Contact John Collins jmc at toad.me.uk A More Info Register

April

British Go Congress

Friday 7th - Sunday 9th April. Centre for Mathematical Science, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WA. Friday afternoon teaching, evening British Lightning. Saturday and Sunday British Open (6-round McMahon). Saturday evening BGA AGM. Contact Jonathan Chin secretary at britgo.org A More Info BK

Youth Training Day

Wednesday 12th April. Venue: King Edward VI Aston School in Birmingham. Teaching headed by Andrew Kay, 4d. Event kindly sponsored by DeepMind. 10am - 3:30pm. Attendees include 10 from Aston, 3+ cars from CHS, & several more. Free off-road parking. Contact: Andrew Russell.

International Teams Spring Match

Saturday 22nd April West London Go Club, c/o Young Chelsea Bridge Club, 54 Goldhawk Rd, London W12 8HA. For teams of three players from London and nearby clubs. The match will run between 10:00 and 18:00 and will hopefully have two divisions. More Info



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