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.

Sat, May 7, 2016
Pittsburgh, PA
2016 Spring Pittsburgh Tournament

Open handicap tournament held at Carnegie Mellon University; for more info and registration, please see our website!

All ages and ranks welcome. Handicaps assigned up to 5 stones, timed 30m + 5x30s byo-yomi, Japanese scoring, 7.5 point komi. $5 advance registration, $10 day-of registration.

Vincent Zeng (412 837 9833)
Sat, May 7, 2016
Seattle, Washington
Li Hai 5P Workshop

I’ve been working both with Brian Allen of the Seattle Go Center and Li Hai, a 5p from Tianjin China. We have finally set Saturday, May 7th for Li Hai’s workshop. You can go to the Tacoma Go Club web page ( web page and look under “Club News” for more information. In addition, people can register and sign up either at the door, or on-line at There is a discount if you sign up before April 20th. Li Hai came with Zhang Wen Dong 9p for the 2005 US Go Congress in Tacoma.

Gordon Castanza (253-517-5715)
Sat, May 14, 2016
Ames, Iowa
AGA Rated
Central Iowa Monthly Casual

Come join our new casual monthly tournaments! Please visit the Facebook event page for details. Jacob

Jacob Upland (3193295344)
Sun, May 15, 2016
Raleigh, North Carolina
AGA Rated
Carolina Spring Tournament

4 rounds, 45 minutes main time with 5 byo-yomis of 30 seconds, this is an annual event to encourage new players and welcome returning experienced players. Lunch will be provided! Come have fun! All entry fees ($20, $10 for youth) returned as cash prizes. Game reviews by 5 Dan TD. See website for details and registration.

Bob Bacon (9197325184)
Sat, May 28, 2016 to Sun, May 29, 2016
Baltimore , MD
AGA Rated
43rd Maryland Open

Register at

Keith Arnold (410 788 3520)
Sun, Jun 5, 2016
White Plains, New York
AGA Rated
Tri-state Area Go Tournament

Public Go Tournament at White Plains High School. The event is open to Go players of all ages and skill-levels. Games will be played Round-Robin style. AGA members can play in rated games. There will be demonstrations and discussions, such as of the Lee Sedol v. Alpha Go games. Please register using the following link:

Leon Lei (
Tang Jie
Sat, Jun 11, 2016
Des Moines, Iowa
AGA Rated
Central Iowa Monthly Casual Tournament

Part of our new schedule of monthly rated tournaments! Please visit the linked Event page for full details.

Jacob Upland (3193295344)
Mon, Jun 20, 2016 to Fri, Jun 24, 2016
Mountain View, CA
2016 Summer Go Day Camp

Learning Go From a Professional !

Teacher: Mingjiu Jiang, Professional 7 Dan

Qualification: All interested in Go

Limit: 12 Seats (first come first serve basis)

Mingjiu Jiang (650-796-1602)
Sat, Jun 25, 2016
Evanston, IL
AGA Rated
Spring Fling

Spring Fling Tournament
Saturday June 25, 2016
Hosted by the Evanston Go Club
Sponsored by Yellow Mountain Imports
Immanuel Lutheran Church
626 Lake St
Evanston, Illinois 60201

Southeast corner of Lake and Sherman.
Free parking on the south side of the church.
Nearest El stop is Dempster on the Purple line.
9:00 am - Registration
9:30 am - Tournament begins

$15.00 in advance
$20.00 at the door

AGA membership is required.
Please join (or renew) BEFORE you arrive!

Mail check (made out to Mark Rubenstein) to:
Mark Rubenstein
917 Maple Ave
Evanston, IL 60202

Or send payment via PayPal or Chase QuickPay to:

For more information:
(847) 869-6020

Mark Rubenstein (8478696020)
Sat, Apr 29, 2017
portland, oregon
Pro Workshop with Yilun Yang

rescheduled from this spring to next spring.

peter freedman (503-242-4203)