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.

Sunday, February 25, 2018
San Diego, CA
7th Annual San Diego Go Championshikp
Three-Round AGA rated event sponsored by the UCSD Go Club and the San Diego Go Club on the beautiful UCSD campus. There is free parking on campus on Sundays. Open Section winner prize is $300. Over $1,000 total prize pool for Open and handicapped sections. Open section will be the 8 highest rated players which in the past has had many 5-6 dan level players and even a pro. All levels of players are welcome in the handicap sections. NOTE: To play in round one, everyone must preregister by Friday, February 23, 11:59 p.m. on GoClubs.Org. First, register for an ID then sign in for San Diego Go Championship. Details, maps to the playing room (same for the last 5-years), parking and all other info at Walk-ins are allowed to play in rounds two and three. As usual, there is no registration fee. Everyone plays for FREE. Check-in for pre-registered players is from 9:30-9:45 a.m. Rounds at 10 a.m., 1 & 3 p.m. All players must have a valid AGA membership as of February 25, 2018. Lunch can be purchased at the UCSD student union.
Ted Terpstra
Saturday, March 3, 2018
Irvine, CA
5th Zheng Go Tournament
5th Zheng Go Tournament (Formally Dadao Go Tournament) will be held on March 3 and 4 at Irvine California. Mr. Jingwei Zheng sponsored the first 4 Dadao Go tournaments. Now the name is changed into Zheng Go Tournament. There will be 5 rounds, 3 games on Saturday and 2 games on Sunday. The total prize is $3000. Saturday check in time is 9:30 AM. Sunday check in time is 10AM. Address: 3415 Michelson Dr, Irvine, CA, 92612. Registration fee: $20. To register, go to register and ID and then register for the 5th ZHENG GO TOURNAMENT.
Yixian Zhou
Saturday, March 3, 2018
Irvine, California
5TH ZHENG GO TOURNAMENT Sponsored by Jingwei Zheng Date: 3/3-3/4 2018 Place: Back Bay Conference Center (2nd floor above the bowling alley) 3415 Michelson Dr. Irvine, CA 92612 Grouping: There will be 5 groups. High Dan, Dan, Kyu1, Kyu2, Kyu3. Rules: All games will be played with proper handicap. AGA rules. 45 minutes basic time. 5 times of 30-second byo-yomi. Rounds & Pairing: 5 rounds, Swiss McMahon. Cash Awards: $3,000 total cash awards. $700 award to the winner of High Dan group. Trophy Awards: 6 Trophies for High Dan section, 6 Trophies for Dan section, 4 Trophies for Kyu1 section, 4 Trophies for Kyu2 section and 4 Trophies for Kyu3 section. Tournament Entry fee: Current Valid AGA member $20. Non Member $30. Walk-in without pre-registration on $35 Schedule: Day1 Saturday Registration & Sign up 9:30 am - 12 noon Game 1 12:30 pm Game 2 3:00 pm Game 3 6:00 pm Day2 Sunday Check in 11:00 am - 12 noon Game 4 12:30 pm Game 5 3:00 pm Award Ceremony 6:00 pm - 6:30 pm Registration: Please use to register. First, register for an ID then sign in for 5th Zheng Go Tournament. The 5th Zheng Go Tournament web page: Event Organizer Yixian Zhou 626-617-5870 Tournament Director Kevin Chao 949 616-4423 Please contact these two persons for registration help
Yixian Zhou
Kevin Chao
Tuesday, March 6, 2018 to Tuesday, April 24, 2018
Portland, OR
2018 Rating Tournament and Club Championship
Tournament play is spread over a two-month period, beginning March 6. Play on Tuesday evenings at Powell's Bookstore. Play five games spread over any Tuesdays during March and April. Non-PGC members welcome, but you must be a PGC member to win the championship trophy. Sign up online at by March 3 to guarantee a pairing for the first round on March 6. $5.00 entry fee (plus AGA membership). An additional $5.00 late registration fee after March 3. Prizes dependent on number of entries.
Roy Schmidt
Saturday, March 24, 2018
Syracuse, NY
2018 Salt City Tournament
This is a 4-round paired tournament. The top three finishers in our A Division will receive cash prizes of $100, $60, and $40, and all other participants will get to select a new go book or other go-related prize at the end of the day. Registration is from 8:15 to 9:15 AM, and first round begins at 9:30 AM. Registration fee is $15, or $10 for students high school age or younger. Current AGA membership or one-day tourney pass ($10) is required (either can be purchased at tournament). All playing levels are welcome. The school is wheelchair accessible. More information at the website link.
Richard Moseson
Saturday, April 21, 2018
Toronto, ON
Toronto Spring Meet 2018
Toronto Spring Meet 2018 -- Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 9:15 am to 5:00 pm -- The 519 Community Centre, Room 106, 519 Church Street, Toronto (north of Church & Wellesley) -- Registration fee: $20 -- Cash prizes will be awarded to 1st ($100), 2nd ($50) & 3rd ($25) place -- Participants will be entered into a raffle for Go books -- Limited to 50 participants -- Light refreshments will be served -- Rank discrepancies can be dealt with at the tournament -- Check for parking in the area -- Check for more information and registration
Johnny Lau
Saturday, April 28, 2018 to Sunday, April 29, 2018
Philadelphia, PA
1st Annual 2018 Pennsylvania State Go Championship
The Penn Go Society is proud to announce the 1st Annual 2018 Pennsylvania State Go Championship, held on Saturday, April 28th and Sunday, April 29th, 2018. Featuring five rounds spanning two days, with both handicap and open divisions, and over $1000 in prizes! Pre-registration is required to participate in the tournament. Due to security reasons, the building requires us to provide a guestlist ahead of time, or YOU WILL NOT BE ALLOWED inside. The deadline for pre-registration is April 24th, 2018. The games will be AGA rated and Japanese byo-yomi time setting. Check-in on Saturday and Sunday will be from 9:30AM-10AM. The first round on both days will begin at 10:15AM. Coffee and light refreshments will be provided, and many restaurants are within easy walking distance of the venue. The tournament will be held on the 8th floor of the Wharton Student Life Center, 2401 Walnut St., Philadelphia, PA 19103 (Directions) To pre-register, please click here ( and complete the registration form. For any questions or inquiries, email Please note the following: Official State Winner Titles reserved for Pennsylvania residents only. Non-PA residents are still eligible to play and to win prize money.
Gina Shi
Jason McGibbon
Saturday, May 5, 2018
NASHVILLE, Tennessee
United States
Tennessee Go Tournament
Tennessee Go Tournament is open to all ranks with a 5 dollar entry fee and prizes for the top winner.
Jacob Game
Sunday, May 6, 2018
Stony Brook, NY
Stony Brook Sakura Matsuri Tournament
The biggest Spring tournament in NY State! Prizes are various gifts and gift cards up to $200. There will be 4 rounds and 4 divisions from low Kyu up to high Dan. During the tournament, there will be a Japanese Cultural Festival, so this is a perfect opportunity for a family outing while you play Go! The tournament will be taking place on The Wang Center, Stony Brook University from 10am to 6pm. Registration open at 9am, no fees but donations are welcomed :) You can register by filling this form
Joy Abasolo
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Ricky Simanjuntak
Saturday, September 29, 2018 to Sunday, September 30, 2018
Toronto, ON
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 for parking in the area -- Check for more information and registration
Johnny Lau