Archive for August, 2012

22 Aug – Euro Teams

Posted by ian on August 22nd, 2012

The European Team Championship, which is sponsored by Pandanet, and thus taking place on IGS, will start in mid September. If you are free on Tuesday nights, and able to use a computer to play Go, please contact Ian Davis. Having an extra supply of players is always useful. email to ian.davis at

21 Aug – World Pair Go

Posted by ian on August 21st, 2012

At quite short notice, we learnt that Ireland would be offered a Pair Go place after the withdrawal of Croatia. So we are pleased to announce that Ken Savage and Sheena Walsh will be representing Ireland at the World Amateur Pair Go Championship this year. Pair Go is not often played in Ireland, and perhaps […]

Aug 19 – Team Ireland at WMSG

Posted by ian on August 19th, 2012

The World Mind Sports Games has been taking place this week in Lille, France. Ireland were represented by Ian Davis, James Hutchinson, and Rory Wales. The team played well, to take 10th place in their group, finishing ahead of USA-2, Australia, Brazil and Italy, having beaten the latter 2 teams. Full results are here, and […]

3 July – Belfast Open Announced

Posted by ian on August 3rd, 2012

A date has been set down for this year’s Belfast Open, organised by James Hutchinson. Date: 1-2 September Venue: Belfast Boat Club 5 Round McMahon tournament Full Details here