Archive for November, 2008

UCC Tournament – 2009 Date Announced

Posted by Rory Wales on November 27th, 2008

University College Cork will be holding its second annual Open Go tournament early next year. The 2-day event will begin on Saturday, January 17th, 2009 on the UCC Campus grounds. More details to follow soon…

Top 8 Play-Offs

Posted by eoghan on November 27th, 2008

The three-way play-off at the top of the table was completed last night with Noel decisively beating Stephen by resignation.  Stephen having lost to Claas, and Claas to Noel, the final position is 3rd – Stephen Flinter, 2nd – Claas Roever and 1st – Noel Mitchell. Noel and Claas will now play a three game […]

Work In Progress

Posted by eoghan on November 15th, 2008

We are in the process of reorganising the IGA website to make it a little easier to find your way around. The new list of pages at the top of the sidebar should put most of the key information at your fingertips. The downside is that a lot of pages have been moved around, which […]

News from Korea

Posted by ian on November 11th, 2008

Terence McSweeney represented Ireland at this year’s Korean Prime Minister’s Cup. He finished in 47th place, with 3 points from 8 games, a solid result. After a good start in the competition, with wins over Switzerland and Colombia (4dan), he ran into much tougher opposition. A win in the last round over Mongolia secured a […]

News Updates

Posted by ian on November 4th, 2008

This year’s AGM was the longest in history, lasting almost 2 hours. You can find the full minutes here. The Korea Points Rules have been updated, and there is a new president and secretary. There is a flyer you can download for promoting Go. Members are reminded that the ladder competition ends on the 1st […]