Open Tournament and Workshop Calendar

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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.

Saturday, July 26, 2014 to Sunday, July 27, 2014
Berkeley, CA
US
Bay Area Go Summer Tournament
This will be a two-day tournament with six rounds of AGA-rated play with no elimination. All levels are welcome. There will be cash prizes for the top players in each of four divisions, an open section for the strongest players with all even games, go book prizes for those playing in their first go tournament, and fun door prizes. Complementary pizza and a go lecture will be provided during lunch on the second day.
Steve Burrall
916-688-2858
Jay Chan
Monday, August 18, 2014 to Friday, August 22, 2014
Parsippany, NJ
US
Feng Yun Summer Open Go Workshop
Feng Yun's workshop will comprise a combination of lectures, practice, game reviews, and problem solving, with additional time for fun games and self study. Students will be grouped according to their level and experience, and everyone will receive appropriate instruction for their individual needs. This workshop is suitable for go players of all ages. Feng Yun is a 9 dan professional player with more than ten years teaching experience in the United States. Her website is www.fengyungoschool.com
Feng Yun
973-992-5675
Paul Matthews
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 to Thursday, September 4, 2014
Tokyo
Japan
Nihon Kiin Go Summer Camp
In celebration of the 90th birthday of Nihon Kiin, a special summer Go camp will be held 8/26 to 9/4 in Tokyo. Included in the camp are daily pro instructions in separate dan and kyu sections, playing in the largest Japanese amateur tournament (the Takara Shuzou Cup, where the 1000+ participants will all receive special commemorative prizes), and visits to the Honinbo title ceremony, to Kamakura, site of the Go Seigen-Kitani jubango, and to Yugen no ma, the legendary tatami playing room adorned by a Kawabata calligraphy. The camp fee is between JPY 50 to 55K (about $500); housing starts at ~$40 a night. The camp is recommended for players 10 kyu and up, including high dans. For further information and registration forms, contact <igf@usgo.org>.‚Äč
Tom Urasoe
+81 3-3288-8727
Thomas Hsiang
+1 585-507-3008
Saturday, September 6, 2014
Sacramento, CA
US
Davis/Sacramento Fall Quarterly
This will be a one-day, four-round, AGA-rated tournament held at the Arden-Dimick Library, 891 Watt Avenue, in Sacramento. Registration opens at 9:00 am and play begins at 10:00 am. The Community Room is on the north side of the building.
Willard Haynes
916-929-6112
Saturday, October 18, 2014 to Sunday, October 19, 2014
Portland, OR
US
Portland Go Tournament
PORTLAND GO TOURNAMENT October 18-19, 2014 Lewis & Clark College, Portland, OR PLEASE SEE THE NEW POLICY ON CHILDREN AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS DOCUMENT. Come play five rounds of AGA-rated Go! This is a handicap tournament, so you can expect some exciting, close games no matter your rank. For strong players (6D+ AGA), all games will be even -- may the best player win! Prizes will be awarded for: Top three 6D+ (even games) Top three 1D-5D (handicap) Top three 9k-1k (handicap) Top three 10k- (handicap) Top youth player (22 and under) Top female player TO REGISTER: Register at www.goclubs.org. If you entered all of your personal information last year, it should still be there; you may wish to update your rank. Email me (drake@lclark.edu) if you have any questions.
Peter Drake
503-768-7539