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W Mi Go 2022 Spring Tournament & Mi State Championship set for May 21

Monday May 2, 2022

The West Michigan Go Club and popular go streamer Daniel ML is hosting the W MI Go 2022 Spring Tournament & MI State Championship at Out Of The Box in Grand Rapids, MI on Saturday, May 21 starting at 10a EDT.  

This event features an AGA Handicap Go tournament open to all players and a single-elimination MI State Championship open to Dan level players. All games follow the AGA ruleset. MI State Championship games are 45 minutes main time and 5x30s byo-yomi. Handicap Tournament games are 30 minutes main time with 3x30s byo-yomi.

For the Handicap Tournament, prizes will be awarded for each of 3 segments: Double-digit Kyu, Single-digit Kyu and Dan level players. For each segment, 1st place is awarded $60, 2nd place is awarded $40 and 3rd place is awarded $20.

For the MI State Championship a cash prize and trophy will be awarded to the winner. Prizes will also be awarded to 2nd & 3rd place. A 3rd place tie-breaking round will be held after the semi-final. 1st place is awarded $120 and a trophy, 2nd place is awarded $80 and 3rd place is awarded $60.

Early Registration: $18 ends May 7th; Standard Registration: $22 ends May 18th; Late/Same-Day Registration: $28 (HC Tournament Only).

To register or for more information sign up here.