Archive for May, 2014

Ireland triumph in League C

Posted by ian on May 27th, 2014

Tonight is a historic moment in the history of the game in Ireland. Ours is a long game, in which sacrifices must be made in order to reach the final glorious target of victory. This evening we continued to execute the plan we set in motion from day 1. The road saw defeats against Turkey […]

Leinster 6 Clermont 6

Posted by ian on May 25th, 2014

It might look like a rugby result but in fact was the final score in a Go match last Wednesday played at Collegians new home in The Baggot Inn, Baggot St, Dublin. A group of players from Clermont-Ferrand in the Auvergne region in France were on holiday in Ireland and wanted to play a local […]

France captures Galway

Posted by ian on May 20th, 2014

The Galway tournament took place on the weekend of the 17th and 18th of May, and was again a handicap swiss. This year there was a new winner, Marie Julien. She hails from the Compi√®gne club in France, and took first place with a perfect 5 wins out of 5. In second place was Aurelien […]

Belfast Go Tournament 2014

Posted by Tiberiu Gociu on May 10th, 2014

There will again be a Go tournament in Belfast this August. The venue is the same as last year, Belfast Boat Club, and we are having a weekend event, August 30th and 31st. You can find full details on the¬†tournament page. Please pre-register for the event as numbers will be limited. Entries not in before […]

Ireland triumph over Bulgaria

Posted by ian on May 6th, 2014

Tonight Ireland danced with delight, as they rendered Bulgaria’s finest players into feta cheese. Despite not losing on any boards, such was the strength of the team’s performance, that Ireland managed to win 4-0. Their team captain spoke strongly of their performance, saying “The team’s play was akin to the swift flowing water of a […]