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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.

Sun, Jun 17, 2018
Washington, DC
US
Eric Lui Workshop at NGC

Eric Lui, AGA Professional conducts a full-day workshop. Topics will include lectures, game reviews, pro game analysis, and simultaneous games. Participants should bring at least one serious game record for review.

Recent AI innovations, emphasizing practical moves, will be a main lecture topic.

RSVP required; To RSVP or if you have any questions, please email Eric at eric_lui2002@yahoo.com no later than June 16.
Fee $100.

The National Go Center is located at 4642 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington, DC 20016.

Eric Lui (eric_lui2002@yahoo.com)
Sat, Jun 23, 2018
Evanston, IL
US
AGA Rated
Summer Solstice

Summer Solstice Tournament
Saturday June 23, 2018
Hosted by the Evanston Go Club
Sponsored by Yellow Mountain Imports
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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.
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Attendance has been very high the last few tournaments.
Please bring a Go set if you have one!
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9:00 am - Registration
9:30 am - Tournament begins

$15.00 before June 16
$20.00 after June 16

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:
mark@easyaspi.com

For more information:
www.evanstongoclub.org
mark@evanstongoclub.org
(847) 869-6020


Mark Rubenstein (8478696020)
Sat, Jun 23, 2018
Santa Monica , California
US
AGA Rated
Santa Monica Coffee Cup

Three-AGA rated tournament for all skill levels. Please pre-register by e-mailing abc@okun.name. Tournament entry is $10. AGA membership required. Check-in at 9 a.m. and rounds at 10 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. First prize is a unique, hand-painted "Coffee Cup," as well as coffee and other prizes. This year's mug and prize color is "sangue de boeuf." Coffee, food, other beverages are available at the playing site, UnUrban Coffeehouse, 3301 Pico Blvd., Santa Monica, California.

Andy Okun (3103465850)
Sat, Jun 23, 2018
Washington, DC
US
AGA Rated
National Go Center - Congress Tune Up

Are you ready for the Williamsburg Go Congress?
Here is the perfect event to fine tune your skills ahead of the biggest US Go event of the year.

This will be a single day, 4 round tournament. Please pre-register.

Garrett Smith (202-244-0208)
Sat, Jun 30, 2018
Sacramento, CA
US
AGA Rated
Davis/Sacraento Summer Quarterly

The DSGC will hold a four round tournament at Arcade Library at 2443 Marconi Ave., Sacramento, CA. Setup and registration at 9am and the first round begins at 10 am. Enter the community room on the southeast corner of the building.

Willard Haynes (916-929-6112)
Sun, Jul 1, 2018
Seattle, WA
US
AGA Rated
Seattle Go Center Monthly Ratings Tournament July 2018

This is a great way to play some intense face-to-face Go! Three rounds, Japanese rules. You do not have play all 3 rounds - just inform the Tournament Director what your plans are.

The tournament is free, but you need to pay for your visit to the Go Center, or be a voting member of the Go Center, or be younger than 18, or be a "new member" which gives you ten free visits. And you need to be a current AGA member -- please see https://www.usgo.org/members/login to join or renew. You can join the AGA or renew in person at the Go Center, but please come early to do that.

Registration is from 10:00 - 10:45 sharp, and the first round starts at 11:00. If you come before 12:30 and register, you will probably be able to play in the second round. Second round starts by 1:30, but may start sooner.

Mike Malveaux (206-545-1424)
TD (253-906-0095)
Sun, Jul 15, 2018
Washington DC, DC
US
Yuan Zhou's Monthly Group Lesson - July 2018

Event Schedule:

Event: Yuan Zhou's Monthly Group Go Lesson
Date: Sunday, July 15, 2018
Location: National Go Center (NGC)
Address: 4652 Wisconsin Avenue
NW Washington DC 20016

Check In: 9:30AM to 10:00AM

Detailed analysis of a pro game: 10am to 12pm

Lunch Break: 12pm to 1pm (lunch on your own, there are lots of good restaurants around the NGC).

Game Play (Yuan Zhou will pair the players. Game is tournament style with time controls): 1pm to 3pm

Analysis of the game played: 3pm to 4pm

The fee is $100. RSVP required—please email yuan.zhou@zhouyuan.com by Saturday 7/14.


Yuan Zhou (240-271-2304)
Sun, Aug 5, 2018
Seattle, WA
US
AGA Rated
Seattle Go Center Monthly Ratings Tournament August 2018

This is a great way to play some intense face-to-face Go! Three rounds, Japanese rules. You do not have play all 3 rounds - just inform the Tournament Director what your plans are.

The tournament is free, but you need to pay for your visit to the Go Center, or be a voting member of the Go Center, or be younger than 18, or be a "new member" which gives you ten free visits. And you need to be a current AGA member -- please see https://www.usgo.org/members/login to join or renew. You can join the AGA or renew in person at the Go Center, but please come early to do that.

Registration is from 10:00 - 10:45 sharp, and the first round starts at 11:00. If you come before 12:30 and register, you will probably be able to play in the second round. Second round starts by 1:30, but may start sooner.

Mike Malveaux (206-545-1424)
TD (253-906-0095)
Sat, Aug 11, 2018
Utica, New York
United States
AGA Rated
Mohawk Valley Go Club Self Paired Tournament

On August 11 from 10am to 1pm the Mohawk Valley Go Club will host a self-paired tournament at Wanna Play Cafe. A current AGA membership or day pass is required.

Wanna Play Cafe
15 Auert Ave.
Utica, NY 13502, USA

Krista Heath (3159419980)
Howard Canaway (3154049790)
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)