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The 2007 edition of the Irish Go Congress will take place on the weekend of March 9 – 11 in the usual venue of the Teachers’ Club on Parnell Square.

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2007 IRISH GO CONGRESS

9th – 11th MARCH 2007

TEACHERS CLUB, 36 PARNELL SQ., DUBLIN 1.

PROGRAMME:

A 3 day congress including 2 Irish titles will entice many Go players to Ireland. The Irish Rapid takes place on the Friday evening followed by the 18th Irish Open on Saturday and Sunday.

The Irish Open is a five-round tournament conducted under a McMahon draw, all games will be played with 60 minutes per player and Canadian overtime of 15 stones in five minutes. Japanese rules will be used with a komi of 6.5. All events will be held in The Teachers Club, 36 Parnell Square.

Friday 9th 19:00 11th Irish Rapid Play Round 1
  19:45 Round 2
  20:30 Round 3
  21:15 Round 4
  22:00 Round 5
Saturday 10th 09:00 Tournament registration
  10:00 18th Irish Open Round 1
  14:00 Irish Open Round 2
  17:00 Irish Open Round 3
  21:00 Rengo/social events
Sunday 11th 09:00 Irish Open Round 4
  13:00 Irish Open Round 5
  16:00 Prizegiving
  19:00 Irish Go Association Dinner

TOURNAMENT FEE:

Open: €20.00 per person
  €10.00 for full-time students or unwaged
Rapid: €7.50 per person

Please return this section as soon as possible to: Irish Open Go championship, C/O Olivier Deme, 197 The Fairways, Greystones, County Wicklow, Ireland. E-mail: info@irish-go.org

ENTRY FORM:

NAME:________________________________________________________  ADDRESS:_____________________________________________________  _____________________________________________________________  TELEPHONE / FAX / E-MAIL_____________________________________  GRADE_______DAN / KYU  ACCOMPANYING PERSONS? NUMBER:________________________________

Payment will be accepted at registration for overseas participants. Cheques and bankdrafts must be in Euros and made payable to the Irish Go Association.

PRIZES:

Prizes will be awarded for all participants achieving three or more wins in the main tournament.

ACCOMMODATION:

A few rooms have been booked in hotels close to the tournament premises.
For further information and assistance with accommodation contact:

Olivier Deme Ph: +353-1-2021311 (work)
  +353-87-6439033 (mobile)
email: info@irish-go.org

Or write to: The Irish Go Association, C/O Noel Mitchell, 31 Chalfont Avenue, Malahide, Co. Dublin, Ireland.

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