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.

Saturday, August 18, 2018
San Francisco, CA
US
Bay Area Go Players Association Summer Go Tournament
This will be a one-day tournament with four rounds of AGA-rated play with no elimination held in San Francisco's Japantown. All levels are welcome. There will be cash prizes for the top players in each of four divisions, an open section for the strongest players with all even games, go book prizes for those playing in their first go tournament, and fun door prizes.
Jay Chan
9096188749
Sunday, August 19, 2018
Washington, DC
US
Yuan Zhou's Monthly Group Lesson - August 2018
Yuan Zhou's Monthly Go lesson at NGC. The lesson will run from 10am to 5pm US EDT. The fee is $100. Event Schedule: Event: Yuan Zhou's Monthly Group Go Lesson Date: Sunday, August 19, 2018 Location: National Go Center (NGC) Address: 4652 Wisconsin Avenue NW Washington DC 20016 Check In: 9:30AM to 10:00AM Detailed analysis of a pro game: 10am to 12pm Lunch Break: 12pm to 1pm (lunch on your own, there are lots of good restaurants around the NGC). Game Play (Yuan Zhou will pair the players. Game is tournament style with time controls): 1pm to 3pm Analysis of the game played: 3pm to 5pm
Yuan Zhou
240-271-2304
Friday, August 31, 2018 to Monday, September 3, 2018
Montréal, QC
CA
41st Canadian Go Open
You are invited to the 41st Canadian Go Open! The main tournament will be from Saturday September 1st to Monday September 3rd 2018. There will be a Pair Go and a Start of Tournament event on Friday August 31st at Senthé, Montréal's Go Center. A hot lunch is included in the tournament fees, and we will have 2 attending professionnals for game reviews and simultaneous games. 1st Place Winner : 1 000,00$. Other group winners : TBD according to registrations. The more players, the more prices!
Lydia Gallant
1-514-445-3819
Sunday, September 2, 2018
Seattle, WA
US
Seattle Go Center Monthly Ratings Tournament September 2018
This is an AWESOME 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 of your plans). The tournament is free of charge, but 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 -- 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, which starts by 1:30 (but may start sooner).
Mike Malveaux
253-906-0095
TD
206-545-1424
Saturday, September 22, 2018
Cary North Carolina , North carolina
US
North Carolina State Championship
Hello! The North Carolina State Go Champion will be determined in a day long tournament on September 22, 2018, at Umstead State Park in north Raleigh. Competitors from across the state will vie for the title, with prizes and trophies awarded in multiple divisions. The State Go Champion wins a cash prize along with 2 trophies. One of the trophies will be permanently awarded; the other is a traveling trophy awarded to successive state champions. All AGA members are eligible to play. However, to be awarded the title of “North Carolina State Champion” you must be an amateur go player who resides in North Carolina at least 50% of the year. Students are eligible. The location of the Tournament is Umstead State Park. Shelter #2 is at the Reedy Creek entrance to the park. To get to the Reedy Creek entrance coming from Durham, take I-40 to exit 287 (Cary/Harrison Ave) and turn left onto N. Harrison Ave, crossing the I-40 overpass. The Reedy Creek entrance is less than 1/4 mile. To get to the Reedy Creek entrance coming from Raleigh, take I-40 to exit 287 (Cary/Harrison Ave) and turn right onto N. Harrison Ave. The Reedy Creek entrance is less than 1/8 mile. After you enter the parking area, continue straight into the area to the far right corner (see image at left). The shelter is located about 20 yards south of the parking lot. We will have signs posted to help you locate the site. PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED for first round pairing and an early start. To participate in the first round you must register before 8:00 PM Friday, September 21st. The location is on the Cary side of Umstead Park and is accessible via I-40 to Harrison Avenue. Do not use the Umstead entrance on US Hwy 70. There is no connection to Reedy Creek entrance from US Hwy 70. Jeff Kuang will be serving as the Tournament Director. The tournament will consist of 4 rounds of play. Time settings will be 45 minutes main time, with 5 byo-yomi periods of 30 seconds each. This is an AGA rated tournament. You must be an AGA member to play. Please be sure you have a membership or renew via the web at USGO.org before the tournament begins. Please see the registration form at http://www.trianglegoclub.org/regist_state_2018.htm for more information. Hope to see you there!
Paul celmer
9196100927
Bob Bacon
Saturday, September 29, 2018 to Sunday, September 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
Saturday, September 29, 2018
Sacramento, CA
US
Davis/Sacramento Fall Quarterly
The Davis/Sacramento Go Club will hold their Fall Quarterly Rating Tournament at the Rancho Cordova library, 9845 Folsom Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95827 on Saturday, September 29, 2018. Set-up and registration at 9 am. First round begins at 10 am. There will 4 rounds.
Willard Haynes
916-929-6112
Sunday, October 7, 2018
Seattle, WA
US
Seattle Go Center Anniversary Tournament
Come celebrate our 23nd Anniversary with a Tournament! This is a great way to play some intense Go face-to-face, with 3 rounds and Japanese rules. Entry fee: $15 general admission; $10 youth; $10 Go Center voting members. Prizes -- The Open section 1st Prize is $150; book and equipment prizes for the handicapped sections. Registration is from 10:00 - 10:30 sharp. Current AGA membership is required -- see http://www.usgo.org/join-aga-today If your first game runs long, you do not have much time for lunch. We will be ordering pizza to share (no charge). You can also bring your own food, of course, but we do not recommend going out to lunch.
Mike Malveaux
206-545-1424
TD List
253-906-0095
Sunday, November 4, 2018
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. You do not have play all 3 rounds (just inform the Tournament Director of your plans). The tournament is free of charge, 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 -- 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 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
TD
253-906-0095