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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 by contacting the Calendar Admin. Please note, your tournament is not posted immediately. It may take a few days for your event to be posted.

Sat, Apr 21, 2018
Toronto, ON
CA
Toronto Spring Meet 2018

Toronto Spring Meet 2018 -- Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 9:15 am to 5:00 pm -- The 519 Community Centre, Room 106, 519 Church Street, Toronto (north of Church & Wellesley) -- Registration fee: $20 -- Cash prizes will be awarded to 1st ($100), 2nd ($50) & 3rd ($25) place -- Participants will be entered into a raffle for Go books -- Limited to 50 participants -- Light refreshments will be served -- Rank discrepancies can be dealt with at the tournament -- Check http://parking.greenp.com for parking in the area -- Check http://canadiango.org/event/list for more information and registration


Johnny Lau (416-392-6874)
Sat, Apr 21, 2018
Santa Fe, NM
US
AGA Rated
Springtime in Santa Fe, wind in our faces

NM Go Players

On Saturday April 21, we are again holding our Spring Go tournament. This will be three round AGA rated tournament so that players can update an existing AGA rating or if unrated get their first AGA rating! As a handicap tournament, all playing strengths are welcome. Beginners will play at the right level. Prizes will be awarded to deserving players!

Check-in will start at 9:00 am at the home of Nancy Dahl, 86 Leaping Powder Road, with the first round scheduled to start at 10:00 am. A buffet lunch and beverages will be generously provided for entrants at no charge by Lew and Nancy!

While there are no tournament fees, an AGA Number will be required*. Register online now at GoClubsOnline. Players can pay any AGA fees during registration via PayPal/Credit Card or on the day with cash or checks. Directions are also available in the online details of the tournament.

* If you don't yet have an AGA Number, wish to join or get an AGA Tournament Pass, please visit the AGA ahead of time at https://www.usgo.org/members/join. If you need to update your AGA membership please login at https://www.usgo.org/members/login.


Robert Cordingley (281 989 6272)
Lew Geer (505 930 3704)
Sat, Apr 21, 2018
Edison, New Jersey
US
Go & Mind

Ms. Jie Tang (5 dan) and Mr. Yingshyan Ku (1 dan) will teach us how to play Go and share with us how Go is related to their practice. It is a simple game, but it is powerful and can positively impacts our practice, the ways we plan out our life, and how we cope with wins and losses. We welcome players of all levels and prior knowledge of Go is not required.

DDM NJ Center (732-249-1898)
Sat, Apr 21, 2018
Denver, CO
US
AGA Rated
2nd Danger Monkey Go Club AGA-rated Tournament

A three-round handicap tournament.

Stu Horowitz (720-289-6927)
Sat, Apr 21, 2018
Little Neck, New York , NY
US
AGA Rated
NYIG Go Open Tournament

NYIG Open is the 1st open go tournament held by NYIG. People of all ages and all strengths are welcome! The tournament will be 4 rounds, AGA rated, 35 minutes 5/20 byomi. We have Cash prizes in all sections. Breakfast, snacks and coffee are provided. Space is limited to 90 players. Please register early. If the capacity is full and you want to join the waiting list, please contact td.nyig@gmail.com

​When: Saturday April 21, 2018, Starts at 10:00am. If you choose to check in online, please come on time. If you choose to check in onsite, please come earlier and check in at 9:30am

Where: New York Institute of Go: 255-05 Northern Blvd, 2FL, Little Neck, NY 11362
30-minute LIRR at Penn Station to Little Neck. LIRR schedule can be found here. On the weekends, CityTicket at lower fare $4.25 is available. Street parking is available (free parking & meter).

For more information or questions please contact td.nyig@gmail.com

Stephanie Yin ((646)287-9536)
Thu, Apr 26, 2018
Rosh Ha'Ayin, Israel, Israel
Israel
GO / Baduk Gala event - Rosh Haayin, Israel

We are holding a GO / Baduk Gala event, playing GO freely.
Expected to join are senior officials from the Municipality and top players of Israel. Come and enjoy the celebration.
Bring your GO skills, spirit and set.
4 Teena street. Strating from 5pm onwards.
Sponsor: Mind Pharma Europe

Shavit Fragman (+972544500453)
Sat, Apr 28, 2018 to Sun, Apr 29, 2018
Philadelphia, PA
US
AGA Rated
1st Annual 2018 Pennsylvania State Go Championship

The Penn Go Society is proud to announce the 1st Annual 2018 Pennsylvania State Go Championship, held on Saturday, April 28th and Sunday, April 29th, 2018.

Featuring five rounds spanning two days, with both handicap and open divisions, and over $1000 in prizes!

Pre-registration is required to participate in the tournament. Due to security reasons, the building requires us to provide a guestlist ahead of time, or YOU WILL NOT BE ALLOWED inside. The deadline for pre-registration is April 24th, 2018.

The games will be AGA rated and Japanese byo-yomi time setting.

Check-in on Saturday and Sunday will be from 9:30AM-10AM. The first round on both days will begin at 10:15AM. Coffee and light refreshments will be provided, and many restaurants are within easy walking distance of the venue.

The tournament will be held on the 8th floor of the Wharton Student Life Center, 2401 Walnut St., Philadelphia, PA 19103 (Directions)

To pre-register, please click here (https://goo.gl/forms/lPXulfBfq2f4wtat1) and complete the registration form. For any questions or inquiries, email tournaments@penngosociety.org.

Please note the following:
Official State Winner Titles reserved for Pennsylvania residents only. Non-PA residents are still eligible to play and to win prize money.


Gina Shi (4158190549)
Jason McGibbon
Sat, Apr 28, 2018 to Sun, Apr 29, 2018
Philadelphia, PA
United States
AGA Rated
1st Annual 2018 Pennsylvania State Go Championship

The Penn Go Society is proud to announce the 1st Annual 2018 Pennsylvania State Go Championship, held on Saturday, April 28th and Sunday, April 29th, 2018.

Featuring five rounds spanning two days, with both handicap and open divisions, and over $1000 in prizes!

Pre-registration is required to participate in the tournament. Due to security reasons, the building requires us to provide a guestlist ahead of time, or YOU WILL NOT BE ALLOWED inside. The deadline for pre-registration is April 24th, 2018. The games will be AGA rated and Japanese byo-yomi time setting.

Check-in on Saturday and Sunday will be from 9:30AM-10AM. The first round on both days will begin at 10:15AM. Coffee and light refreshments will be provided, and many restaurants are within easy walking distance of the venue.
The tournament will be held on the 8th floor of the Wharton Student Life Center, 2401 Walnut St., Philadelphia, PA 19103 (Directions)

To pre-register, please click here (https://goo.gl/forms/lPXulfBfq2f4wtat1) and complete the registration form. For any questions or inquiries, email tournaments@penngosociety.org.

Please note the following:
Official State Winner Titles reserved for Pennsylvania residents only. Non-PA residents are still eligible to play and to win prize money.



Gina Shi (baduk@penngosociety.org)
Sat, Apr 28, 2018
Toledo, OH
US
AGA Rated
Toledo Go Club's Head○●Strong AGA Go Tournament

Registration starts at 9am, first of four rounds starts at 10.
All skill levels welcome.
There will be two to three divisions, depending on size.
AGA rated, so membership is required.
$10 entry fee.
Venue: R&B Bubble Tea KTV, 3402 Dorr St. Toledo, OH 43607

David Olnhausen (Yetanotherbiped@gmail.com)
Lynnette Olnhausen
Sat, May 5, 2018
NASHVILLE, Tennessee
United States
AGA Rated
Tennessee Go Tournament

Tennessee Go Tournament is open to all ranks with a 5 dollar entry fee and prizes for the top winner.

Jacob Game (2034829086)
Sun, May 6, 2018
Stony Brook, NY
US
AGA Rated
Stony Brook Sakura Matsuri Tournament

The biggest Spring tournament in NY State! Prizes are various gifts and gift cards up to $200. There will be 4 rounds and 4 divisions from low Kyu up to high Dan.

During the tournament, there will be a Japanese Cultural Festival, so this is a perfect opportunity for a family outing while you play Go!

The tournament will be taking place on The Wang Center, Stony Brook University from 10am to 6pm. Registration open at 9am, no fees but donations are welcomed :) You can register by filling this form goo.gl/PGQUyF

Joy Abasolo (no phone)
Ricky Simanjuntak
Sun, May 6, 2018
Seattle Go Center, WA
US
AGA Rated
Spring Tournament

At the Seattle Go Center, 700 NE 45th St, Seattle, WA 98105.

One of our three big tournaments of the year -- there will be cash prizes, plus book prizes and equipment prizes. Special prizes for youth. A great way to play some intense Go face to face. 3 rounds, Japanese rules.

Entry fee: $10 general admission, $5 youth and voting members. Registration is from 10 -10:45 sharp. First round 11:00 am, second round 1:30 pm, third round 3:30 pm.


Brian Allen (206 545-1424)
(206 632-1122)
Sat, May 26, 2018 to Sun, May 27, 2018
Baltimore , Maryland
US
AGA Rated
45th Maryland Open

Two Days, 5 rounds

Keith L. Arnold (410-788-3520)
Sat, Sep 29, 2018 to Sun, Sep 30, 2018
Toronto, ON
CA
Toronto Fall Cup 2018

Toronto Fall Cup 2018 -- Saturday, September 29, 2018 - 9 am to 5:00 pm, and
Sunday, September 30, 2018 - 10 am to 5:30 pm -- The 519 Community Centre, Rooms 106, 100 & 303, 519 Church Street, Toronto (north of Church & Wellesley) -- Registration fee: $30 -- A Trophy will be presented to the top player -- Cash prizes will be awarded on Sunday to 1st ($200), 2nd ($100) & 3rd ($50) place and the top players of each division ($50) -- Participants will be entered in a raffle on Saturday for Go books -- Limited to 50 participants -- Light refreshments will be served -- Rank discrepancies can be dealt with at the tournament -- Check http://parking.greenp.com for parking in the area -- Check http://canadiango.org/event/list for more information and registration


Johnny Lau (416-392-6874)