Open Tournament and Workshop Calendar

Get your tournament or workshop listed!

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, January 19, 2019
Palo Alto, CA
United States
South Bay Go Tournament
Adam Bender
abender@gmail.com
Sunday, February 3, 2019
Seattle, WA
US
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). 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 http://www.seattlego.org/membership/ for other options). And you need to be a current AGA member -- visit https://www.usgo.org/members/login to join or renew. You can join / renew in person at the Go Center, but please come early for 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, which starts by 1:30 (but may start sooner).
Mike Malveaux
206-545-1424
Manager
Saturday, February 9, 2019
Seattle, WA
US
Seattle Speed League - February!
Every Second Saturday at Seattle Go Center, join us for Speed League! Three rounds of fast-paced tournament Go, without the burden of excess thinking time. At 10 minutes + 3 periods of 20 seconds byo-yomi, these games are not rated by the AGA, but they *are* a lot of fun! Register in person, 1:15 - 1:45 PM. First round starts by 2:00. If you're running late, call us at 206-545-1424 and we'll try to pair you in. The third round is usually done around 4:00 or 4:15. AGA membership is not required, and Go Center membership policies -- http://www.seattlego.org/membership/ -- do apply.
Mike Malveaux
206-545-1424
Manager
Sunday, February 10, 2019
San Francisco, CA
United States
2019 Jujo Ing Cup
Annual Northern California Ing Cup sponsored by Ing's Goe of California. $3,000 in prizes. Five handicap divisions
Ernest Brown
4156067641
Mike Bull
5102200760
Saturday, February 16, 2019
Chandler, AZ
US
2019 Phoenix Chinese Week Go tournament open
February 16, 2019, Saturday, 11 AM – 5 PM. On-site registration starts at 11 AM. Where: Desert Sky Games, 3875 W. Ray Road, Suite #7, Chandler, AZ 85226, 602-615-5214. The Tournament is open to public. Registration is free. All games will be played according AGA (American Go Association) rules. We will play a total of 3 rounds. There will be 4 divisions: (A) 2d and above, (B) 3k – 1d, and (C) 8k – 4k, (D) 9k and below. There will be a handicap for some games. Three winners will be determined in each division
Quan Li
602-326-7556
Saturday, February 16, 2019 to Sunday, February 17, 2019
Irvine, CA
United States
2019 Zheng Cup (formerly known as Southern Cal Go Championship)
Zheng Cup 2019 has expanded its format from 5 rounds to 6 rounds. This is a rare opportunity to play in a 6-round tournament outside the US Open. Snacks for both days will be provided. Tournament place is 2 miles from Orange County John Wayne airport. Location: 3415 Michelson Dr, Irvine, CA, 92612 (2nd floor) Registration and tournament info at www.goclubs.org
Yixian Zhou
626 617-5870
Kevin Chao
949 616-4423
Sunday, March 3, 2019
Seattle, WA
US
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 tell the Tournament Director your plans). There's no tournament entry fee, though the Go Center membership policies apply: age 17 and younger free, first 10 visits free; otherwise, $5 for one-day membership (see http://www.seattlego.org/membership/ for other options). And you need to be a current AGA member -- see https://www.usgo.org/members/login to join or renew. You can join / renew in person at the Go Center, but please come early for 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, which starts by 1:30 (but may start sooner).
Mike Malveaux
206-545-1424
Manager
Saturday, March 9, 2019
Seattle, WA
US
Seattle Speed League - March!
Every Second Saturday at Seattle Go Center, join us for Speed League! Three rounds of fast-paced tournament Go, without the burden of excess thinking time. At 10 minutes + 3 periods of 20 seconds byo-yomi, these games are not rated by the AGA, but they *are* a lot of fun! Register in person, 1:15 - 1:45 PM. First round starts by 2:00. If you're running late, call us at 206-545-1424 and we'll try to pair you in. The third round is usually done around 4:00 or 4:15. AGA membership is not required, and Go Center membership policies -- http://www.seattlego.org/membership/ -- do apply.
Mike Malveaux
206-545-1424
Manager
Saturday, March 30, 2019
Sacramento, CA
US
Davis/Sacramento Spring Quarterly
The Davis/Sacramento Go Club will hold their Spring Tournament at the Arden-Dimick Library, 891 Watt Ave., Sacramento, CA 95864. Setup and registration at 9 am. First round at 10 am.
Willard Haynes
9169296112
9166010829
Sunday, April 7, 2019
Seattle, WA
US
Seattle Go Center Monthly Ratings Tournament
This is an awesome way to get in some intense face-to-face Go! Three rounds, Japanese rules, 45 minutes per player plus byo-yomi. You don't have to 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: 17 and younger free, first 10 visits free; otherwise, $5 for one-day membership (see http://www.seattlego.org/membership/ for other options). And you need to be a current AGA member -- visit https://www.usgo.org/members/login to join or renew. You can join / renew in person at the Go Center, but please come early to do that. Registration is from 10:00 - 10:45 sharp, and the 1st round starts at 11:00. If you come before 12:30 and register, you probably will be able to play in the 2nd round, which starts by 1:30 (but may start sooner).
Mike Malveaux
206-545-1424
Manager
Sunday, April 7, 2019
Cambridge, MA
US
MGA Spring Handicap Tournament
Please join us for the MGA Spring Handicap Tournament. Details in link :)
Neil Ritter
9786215936
Saturday, April 13, 2019
Seattle, WA
US
Seattle Speed League - April!
Saturday the 13th at Seattle Go Center, join us for Speed League! Three rounds of fast-paced tournament Go, without too much thinking time. At 10 minutes + 3 periods of 20 seconds byo-yomi, these games are not rated by the AGA, but they *are* a lot of fun! Register in person, 1:15 - 1:45 PM. First round starts by 2:00. If you're running late, call us at 206-545-1424 and we'll try to pair you in. The third round is usually done around 4:00 or 4:15. AGA membership is not required, and Go Center membership policies -- http://www.seattlego.org/membership/ -- do apply.
Mike Malveaux
206-545-1424
Manager
Sunday, May 5, 2019
Seattle, WA
US
Seattle Spring Tournament 2019
Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with three rounds of intense tournament Go! This is one of Seattle's three big tournaments of the year, with cash prizes, plus book prizes and equipment prizes, and special prizes for youth. Three rounds, 45 min. + OT, Japanese rules. The Open Section has all even games, and is limited to the top 8 players who want to play in it. First place in the Open Section wins a $150 cash prize (as long as there are at least 4 people in the Open Section.) There will be no second prize. The Handicapped Section will have book and equipment prizes for players who win three games. The Youth Prize for players younger than 18 is $50, divided equally among the youth players who win all three of their games. Youth players also can win book / equipment prizes. Entry fee: $10 general admission; $5 youth and voting members. Register in person, 10:00 - 10:45 sharp. First round 11:00 AM, second round 1:30 PM, third round 3:30 PM. You do not have play all three rounds - just be sure to tell the Tournament Director your plans. You can call 206-545-1424 if you will be late. If you call in, your clock starts 10 minutes into the first round; and if you're not present after 30 minutes, you forfeit. The Go Center will be ordering lunch for delivery (probably pizza) as the first round is ending. If you come before 12:30, you probably can play in the 2nd round. This is an American Go Association rated tournament, and AGA membership is required; please make sure your membership is current. You can join the AGA or renew online (or in person at the Go Center, but please come early to do that). More info on membership at www.usgo.org/join-aga-today
Mike Malveaux
206-545-1424
Manager
Saturday, May 11, 2019
Seattle, WA
US
Seattle Speed League - May!
This Second Saturday at Seattle Go Center, celebrate Spring with us at Speed League! Three rounds of fast-paced tournament Go, but not too much thinking time. At 10 minutes + 3 periods of 20 seconds byo-yomi, these games are not rated by the AGA, but they *MAY* be a lot of fun! Register in person, 1:15 - 1:45 PM. First round starts by 2:00. If you're running late, call us at 206-545-1424 and we MAY be able to pair you in. The third round MAY be done around 4:00 or 4:15, as usual. AGA membership is not required, and Go Center membership policies -- http://www.seattlego.org/membership/ -- do apply.
Mike Malveaux
206-545-1424
Manager
Sunday, July 7, 2019
Cambridge, MA
US
MGA Summer Handicap Tournament
Please join us for the MGA Summer Handicap Tournament. Details in link :)
Neil Ritter
9786215936
Sunday, October 6, 2019
Cambridge, MA
US
MGA Fall Handicap Tournament
Please join us for the MGA Fall Handicap Tournament! Details in link :)
Neil Ritter
9786215936