Open Tournament and Workshop Calendar

Get your tournament or workshop listed!

Note:Always contact the tournament or workshop organizers before making plans to attend. The AGA cannot be held responsible for errors or changes in this information. This calendar is provided as a free service to the North American Go-playing community. If your entry need correcting please let us know. Please note, your tournament is not posted immediately. It may take a few days for your event to be posted.

Sun, Dec 4, 2016
Seattle Go Center, WA
AGA Rated
Monthly Ratings Tournament

Our regular monthly ratings tournament, with 3 rounds, at the Seattle Go Center. Registration is the day of the event, from 10-10:45 a.m. The tournament is free, and your first ten visits to the Go Center are free. Please make sure your AGA membership is current. More info on our website calendar (below).

Seattle Go Center
700 NE 45th St
Seattle, WA 98105

Brian Allen (206 545-1424 (Go Center))
(206 632-1122 (manager))
Sun, Dec 4, 2016
Portland, Oregon
Three schools chess and Go Tournament

Primarily for children in our school chess and Go clubs

peter freedman (503-242-4203)
Fri, Dec 9, 2016 to Sun, Dec 11, 2016
Raleigh/Durham , North Carolina
North Carolina Yuan Zhou Workshop


The eighth North Carolina Workshop with Yuan Zhou is set to begin Friday evening, December 9, at 7:00 PM, continue all day December 10, and finish up Sunday December 11 at 11 AM.

This year the workshop will be at The Comfort Inn & Suites, 6209 Glenwood Ave., Raleigh, NC. The room is large enough to accommodate up to 20 participants!

As many of you know, Yuan Zhou ( <>) is a long-time Go teacher based in the Washington, DC area. Mr. Zhou is skilled at teaching students
of all levels. There will be lectures, timed play, and recorded game analysis. The previous workshops we had were great successes.

For Triangle Go Club members, the cost is $70.00. The cost for non-Triangle Go club members will be $120.00 for the entire workshop. The cost for Triangle Go Club students
(18 and under) is $50.00.

We are sure you will want to take advantage of this unique opportunity to improve your game at this special, deeply discounted price. Space is limited to 20 participants,
so please reserve your seat early. To reserve a spot, register online at
Contact: Paul Celmer 919-610-0927

Tentative Schedule:
Friday 12/09/16: Welcome, and an evening friendship game (7:30pm to 9:30pm). Yuan Zhou will TD and pair the games.
Saturday 12/10/2016: Morning lecture (9am to 12pm). Review workshop participants' games. Lunch Break (12pm to 1pm). Afternoon lecture (1pm to 5pm). Review workshop participants' games. Dinner break. (5 pm to 7 pm). Evening lecture or simul exhibition depending on interest. (7pm to 9pm). Pro game review and rank evaluation.
Sunday 12/11/2016: Morning lecture (9am to 11am). Pro game review

Paul celmer (9196100927)
Sat, Dec 10, 2016
Miami, FL
AGA Rated
Miami Go Championship

Join us for the first Miami go Championship hosted by the Miami Go Club. It will be an AGA Rated Swiss Mcmahon style event & All proceeds will be used to purchase equipment for our club. The entry is $15. There will be pizza and drinks for all the participants. RSVP at . We will also have a meet and greet event for anyone interested in Learning about Go on 12/09/16. Please express your interest in going to the meet & Greet in the rsvp. Prizes donated by Yellow Mountain Import and Slate & Sell. learn more about our club

Oscar Silva (7862944998)
Sat, Dec 10, 2016
Arlington, VA
AGA Rated
NOVA presents the Slate and Shell Open

Why spend your Saturday slogging through the crowded malls, when you could be playing Go and winning Go books that you can give to your loved ones? Prizes are supplied by our sponsor Slate and Shell. Please do all of your holiday shopping at This is a four-round, single-day Go tournament. Fun for all ages and levels of experience.

Gary Smith (703-254-6429)
Sat, Dec 10, 2016
St. Paul, MN
United States
AGA Rated
Central Iowa v. Twin Cities Rated Games Meetup

Iowa is making a trip to Minnesota for an impromptu set of rated games.

AGA membership required for rated games, no entry free, self-paired. All are welcome to join!

Stop by our Facebook page (link in title) for more details or to RSVP.

Jacob Upland (3193295344)
Sun, Jan 8, 2017
Cambridge, Massachusetts
AGA Rated
Massachusetts Go Association Winter Tournament

Handicap Tournament. Registration 9:45 a.m.-10:15 a.m. Play begins at 10:30. 4 Rounds, with a Lunch Break after the 2nd round. Cash prizes typically awarded around 6:30 p.m. We play at the Boylston Chess Club. Entrance is at the right side of 40 Norris Street, Cambridge, MA 02140. $25 entrance fee, with $5 discount for members of the Massachusetts Go Association. Independent of that $5 discount, there's a $5 discount for pre-registering, a simple matter of emailing the TD your rank and AGA ID (if you have one--otherwise you may join the AGA at the registration desk.) Even if you pre-register, you should arrive by 10:15 in order to check in.

James Peters (617 372 6839)
Eva Casey (617 666 8934)
Sat, Feb 4, 2017 to Sun, Feb 5, 2017
San Francisco, CA
AGA Rated
2017 Jujo Ing Cup

25th Annual Jujo Ing Cup. $3,000 in prizes. Pre-registration fee returned for all who complete all five rounds.

Ernest Brown (4156067641)
Mike Bull (5102200760)
Sat, Apr 29, 2017
portland, oregon
Pro Workshop with Yilun Yang

rescheduled from this spring to next spring.

peter freedman (503-242-4203)