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Sat, May 25, 2019 to Sun, May 26, 2019
Baltimore, Maryland
AGA Rated
46th Maryland Open

Preregister at (the link provided)

Keith Arnold (410 788 3520)
Fri, Jun 28, 2019 to Mon, Jul 1, 2019
Hamilton, ON
42nd Canadian Go Open

This year, Hamilton will host the 42nd Canadian Go Open at the McMaster Centre for Continuing Education. Located in the heart of the city on James Street North, the CCE is surrounded by a diverse collection of unique shops, galleries, cafés and restaurants. The fully accessible venue includes spacious classrooms for the tournament on the second floor, and a comfortable lounge on the ground floor for casual discussions as well as two study rooms for quiet game reviews. Schedule : Friday, June 28th -> Pair Go Championship. Saturday, June 28th to Monday, July 1st -> 2 rounds per day.

Nicholas Prince (
Sat, Jun 29, 2019
Sacramento, CA
AGA Rated
Davis/Sacramento Summer Quarterly

This will be a one-day, four-round, AGA-rated tournament held at the Arden-Dimick library, 891 Watt Ave., Sacramento, CA. Registration opens at 9:00 am and play begins at 10:00 am. There is no pre-registration—just show up, sign in, and play!

Willard Haynes (916-929-6112)
Sun, Jul 7, 2019
Cambridge, MA
AGA Rated
MGA Summer Handicap Tournament

Please join us for the MGA Summer Handicap Tournament.

Details in link :)

Neil Ritter (9786215936)
Sun, Oct 6, 2019
Cambridge, MA
AGA Rated
MGA Fall Handicap Tournament

Please join us for the MGA Fall Handicap Tournament!

Details in link :)

Neil Ritter (9786215936)
Sat, Nov 30, 2019 to Sun, Dec 1, 2019
San Diego, CA
AGA Rated
2019 California State Go Championship

This will be the Second Annual California State Go Championship.

The event will again be hosted by the San Diego Go Club at the
San Diego Chess Club in Balboa Park. It will be a 5-round AGA-rated
tournament over Thanksgiving Saturday and Sunday. The time control
will be 45-minutes with 5 periods of 30-seconds Byo-yomi.

The 2018 tournament was won by Calvin Sun, AGA 1P with eight
6-dan-and-above players in the Open, thirty-six players in the
Handicap Section and thirty-two youth players in the 13x13 championship.

The player with the best record in the Open section, who is a California resident, will become the new California State Champion.
But one does not have to be a California resident to play in any section.
There will be several handicap sections as well as a youth 13x13 championship
for 20+-Kyu players and beginners.

There will be a minimum of $1,000.00 in prize money, which will be distributed amongst the various sections.
There is a $20. entrance fee.

Registration begins in October 2019.
To play in round 1, players must register by 11:59 p.m. Thursday (Thanksgiving), November 28, 2019.

Ted Terpstra (619/384-3454)