Junior Tournament Result

Junior Match Against Hong Kong 2022

Tournament Name
Junior-HK Match
Tournament Date
Sat, 4 Jun - Thu, 1 Sep 2022

On 4th June we started a second match on KGS between seventeen British youth players and a team of seventeen Chinese children from Hong Kong Children's Go College. This will carry on for several weeks with usually two games each weekend at 10:00 each day.

Last updated Mon Jun 27 2022. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

June Youth Rapid Handicap Tournament Results 2022

Tournament Name
Youth June
Tournament Date
Sun, 5 Jun 2022
All games played handicap - two players won 3/3 so a play-off was played.
Last updated Sun Jun 05 2022. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

British School Teams Tournament Results 2022

Tournament Name
School Teams
Tournament Date
Sun, 3 Apr 2022
Played on OGS

Best School

James Gillepie High School, Edinburgh (3 wins)

Best Youth Team

Cambridge WZZ (3 wins)

Best Junior School

James Gillespie Primary School

Round 1

Cambridge WZZ 2 - 1 Radley A
James Gillespie Primary 3 - 0 Radley B
Cambridge KCC 1- 2 James Gillespie High

Round 2

James Gillespie High 2 - 1 Radley A
Cambridge WZZ 2 - 1 James Gillespie Primary
Cambridge KCC 3 - 0 Radley B

Round 3

Cambridge WZZ 3 - 0 Radley B
Last updated Sun Apr 03 2022. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

Youth February Rapid Tournament Results

Tournament Name
Youth February Rapid
Tournament Date
Sun, 20 Feb 2022

Played on OGS. The bar was at 9k. Handicap and no-komi games are in red.

Last updated Sun Feb 20 2022. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

British Youth Go Championship Results 2021

Tournament Name
BYGC
Tournament Date
Sat, 20 Nov 2021

Held at the County Bridge Club, Leicester.

Section Winners (runners-up)

U18: Robbie James (-)
U16: Scott Cobbold (Sam Barnett)
U14: Alvina Kwok (Lea Wong)
U12: Gene Wong (Daniel Yang)
U10: Lukasz Kudla (Emily Gan)
U8: Rachel Chik (Yiliang Liu)

Youth Champion: Scott Cobbold (Gene Wong)

Top Girl: Alvina Kwok

Winners of four games: Ehsen Shah, Jan Kudla, Zhaoqi Guo, Megan Upton and Mark Kirillin (Open U8 Champion)

Last updated Sun Nov 28 2021. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

Youth Squad Tournament Results 2021

Tournament Name
Youth Squad
Tournament Date
Sun, 10 Oct 2021

Selection tournament for youth squad played on OGS

The bar was at 3k. Handicap and no-komi games are in red.

Last updated Thu Dec 30 2021. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

European Youth Team League (Trial Edition) 2021

Tournament Name
European Youth Team League
Tournament Date
Sat, 13 Mar 2021

Marc Rieger from Germany is setting up a European Youth Team League for town teams.
The prototype event is just involving German and UK teams as is being played as a knock out.

Games are being played on OGS with teams of three.
Games are 13x13 and the players play twice - once on even and once with the "Cambridge Handicaps".
Time limits 10 minutes + 3 x 30 seconds.

On 14th February a qualification round saw Düsseldorf beat Cheadle Hulme B 5-1.

The quarter final stage started the event proper from 13th March.

The final of London vs. Frankfurt was on Saturday 15th May at 14:00 (UK time).

Last updated Sat May 15 2021. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

UK-China Youth League 2021

Tournament Name
UK-China Youth League 2021
Tournament Date
Sat, 13 Mar - Wed, 21 Jul 2021

Starting in mid-March, though to July, a league was being played containing 7 young UK players and 7 players from the Chinese team we played against in the China Match 2020, "Li Ang Yi Tao", organised by Go teacher Li Ang.

The games were played on KGS in the British Room and were 1 hour + 5 x 1 minute, with Chinese rules.
Normally games were at 10:00 UK time on Saturday, but some games were at 10:00 or 11:00 on Sunday.

The Teams were:

Last updated Wed Oct 27 2021. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

February Youth Tournament Results 2021

Tournament Name
February Youth
Tournament Date
Sun, 7 Feb 2021

All games played 13x13, using Cambridge Handicaps.

Last updated Mon Feb 08 2021. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

Junior Match Against Hong Kong 2020

Tournament Name
Junior-HK Match
Tournament Date
Sat, 7 Nov 2020 - Sat, 10 Apr 2021

On 7th November we started a match on KGS between fifteen British youth players and a team of fifteen Chinese children from Hong Kong, under Liana Ao 4p. This carried on for several weeks with one or two games each weekend. The format was that of last team standing, like the former China-Japan Supergo Matches, with the winner of each game staying on. The games were played online in the KGS British Room, with Chinese Rules with 30 minutes main time + 3 x 30 seconds byoyomi and komi is 7.5 points. The British team was selected from our list of young players, taking those who are currently active, settled in the UK and who replied to the invitation.

Last updated Sun Apr 11 2021. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.