Archive for January, 2013

Top 8 Kick-Off Weekend

Posted by eoghan on January 27th, 2013

The Top 8 Kick-Off tournament took place in the Burlington Hotel, Dublin 4. Defending Champion Roman Pszonka was the only player to emerge undefeated over the weekend, with a 4-0 record, and is well-positioned to gain a spot in the title match for the Championship. Claas Roever and Noel Mitchell finished with three wins, Claas […]

EGM decisions

Posted by eoghan on January 27th, 2013

The EGM confirmed most of the business discussed at the inquorate AGM. The rank and nationality requirements to earn Korea points have been dropped. All IGA members are eligible to earn Korea points going forward. However, Irish citizenship is still required to represent Ireland at the KPMC. Tournament directors are not subject to the 50% […]

22 Jan – Ireland win

Posted by ian on January 22nd, 2013

Finally, just as it seemed Ireland would plummet down to the dark, depraved depths of division C, we won a match. The hero of the day was Eoghan ‘Wonder’ Barry, who beat his opponent without a single move. Ireland 3 – Croatia 1

EGM and Top 8 kick-off

Posted by ian on January 19th, 2013

Updated! The kick-off weekend for the Top 8 (Irish Championship League) will be starting on the 26th of January. The venue is once again the Burlington Hotel, Dublin. On the evening of the 26th the Extraordinary General Meeting of the IGA will take place nearby. To be precise, in the Leeson Lounge on Leeson Street, […]

Registration Now Open for 2013 Irish Go Congress

Posted by Rory Wales on January 1st, 2013

Registration is now open for the 2013 Irish Go Congress the weekend of March 1st-3rd. Full details are available here.