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. 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, Feb 2, 2020
San Francisco, CA
AGA Rated
2020 Jujo Tournament
$3000 in prizes; 5 divisions; open,dan,expert,intermediate,novice

Ernest Brown (4156067641)
Mike Bull (5102200760)
Sun, Feb 2, 2020
Seattle, WA
AGA Rated
Seattle Monthly Ratings Tournament - February
Seattle Go Center Monthly Ratings Tournament
This is a great way to play some intense face-to-face Go! Three rounds, Japanese rules, 45 minutes per player plus byo-yomi. You do not have play all 3 rounds (just inform the Tournament Director of your plans).
· Entry is free (but Go Center admissions policies apply)
· AGA membership needs to be up-to-date
· Register on-site, day of the tournament, 10:00-10:45 AM
· First round starts 11:00 AM

Mike Malveaux (206-545-1424)
Sat, Feb 8, 2020
Little Neck, NY
AGA Rated
2020 NYIG Open with Gu Zihao 9P and Wang Xiangyun 3P
Would you like to spend your night with 4 professional Go players, including a world champion who is currently ranked 6 in the world? Join us on Feb 8th!

The NYIG Open is an annual Go tournament sponsored by the New York Institute of Go since 2017. This year's special edition is joined by two esteemed professional players from China, who will teach and interact with our Go fans. Don't burn yourself out with the tournament because you will not want to miss the night with the pros. After a Go lecture and pizza, you get to ask your own questions during "Ask the Pros" with Gu Zihao, Wang Xiangyun, Stephanie Yin, and Ryan Li. 

Still not convinced? The first 10 guests will receive a mystery gift from Xiangyun and Zihao! 

Felipo Jian ((617)921-4105)
Sat, Feb 15, 2020 to Sun, Feb 16, 2020
Dallas, TX
United States
AGA Rated
2020 South Central Go Tournament
This will be the 5th annual running of the South Central Go Tournament -- 2 days, 3 rounds each day. Open and Handicap Sections. Texas resident finishing best in the Open Section will become the Texas State Champion. Last year 12 players in the Open Section, 26 players in the Handicap.

Robert Douglas Gilman (5058425541)
Sat, Feb 15, 2020
Chandler, Arizona
2020 Phoenix Chinese Week Go Open

2020 Phoenix Chinese Week Go (Weiqi) Open

February 15, 2020, Saturday, 11 AM – 5 PM. On-site registration starts

Desert Sky Games, 3875 W. Ray Road, Suite #7, Chandler

Registration is free. All games will be played according to AGA
(American Go Association) rules. We will play a total of 3 games,
There will be four divisions: (A) 2d and above, (B) 3k – 1d, (C) 8k – 4 k, and (D) 9 k and below.
There will be a handicap for some games. Three winners will be determined in each division.

Quan Li (602-326-7556)
Bill Gundberg (480-831-5567)
Sun, Mar 1, 2020
Seattle, WA
AGA Rated
Seattle Monthly Ratings Tournament - March
Join us at the Seattle Go Center for some intense face-to-face Go! Three rounds, Japanese rules, 45 minutes per player plus byo-yomi. You do not have play all 3 rounds (just inform the Tournament Director of your plans).
There's no tournament entry fee, though the Go Center membership policies apply: younger than 18 free, first 10 visits free; otherwise, $5 for one-day membership (see for other options). And you need to be a current AGA member -- visit to join or renew. You can join / renew in person at the Go Center, but please come early to do that.

· Registration: 10:00-10:45 AM.
· First round starts: 11:00 AM.
· Lunch: People usually eat when they finish the first round. There are food options nearby, but we recommend that you bring lunch to the Go Center rather than going out for food.
· Second round starts: Generally by 1:30 PM, but may be earlier, depending on when the first games end.
· Last round ends: Usually by 5 or 5:30 PM, approximately.

Mike Malveaux (206-545-1424)
Sat, Mar 7, 2020 to Sun, Mar 8, 2020
Irvine, CA
United States
AGA Rated
2020 Zheng Cup
6 rounds tournament, Open and Handicap Sections

Kevin Chao (9496164423)
Sat, Mar 7, 2020
Little Neck, New York
AGA Rated
NYGA Monthly Tournament March
Each monthly tournament is a 4-round, AGA rated Go tournament that takes place on the first Saturday of every month. Players compete in divisions based on their current AGA ratings, winning cash prizes and accumulating NMT points used to qualify for the Grand Final. See the NMT details page for the dates and rules.

Zhongfan Jian (617-921-4105)
Stephanie Yin
Sat, Apr 4, 2020
Sacramento, CA
AGA Rated
Davis/Sacramento Spring Tournament

The DSGC will hold a four round tournament at North Natomas Library, 4660 Via Ingoglia, Sacramento, CA. Setup and registration at 9am and the first round begins at 10 am.

Willard Haynes (916-929-6112)
Sat, Apr 18, 2020
Syracuse, NY
AGA Rated
Salt City Tournament
Come join us for our annual 4-round tournament! Every player will receive a nice prize (cash prizes in A Division).

Registration is from 8:15 to 9:00 AM; our first round will begin at 9:30 AM.

Information about the tournament is at our website -- please let us know if you think you'll be coming or if you have any questions.

Richard Moseson (315-682-7720)