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2019 Belfast go tournament

Posted by James Hutchinson on March 29th, 2019

There will be a one day tournament in Belfast on Saturday September 14th. Location : Belfast Boat Club 30mn by player + 2x30s byoyomi 4 rounds Handicap Swiss tournament Registration : 9-9:15 First round : 9:30-11 Second round : 11-12:30 -lunch break- Third round : 1:30-3 Fourth round : 3-4:30 Normally we go to Cutter’s […]

2019 AGM announced

Posted by James Hutchinson on March 15th, 2019

There will be a meeting between the prizegiving and dinner on the Sunday evening of the Irish Go Congress (March 24th)

James Hutchinson wins 2018 Irish championship

Posted by James Hutchinson on March 15th, 2019

The concluding game of the 2018 Irish championship took place today. James beat Cian by resignation. The game can be found here: http://eidogo.com/#url:http://files.gokgs.com/games/2019/3/15/jameshut-emauton.sgf

James wins first game in 2018 final

Posted by James Hutchinson on March 1st, 2019

The first game of the 2018 final took place today. James beat Cian by 8.5 points. The game can be found here: http://eidogo.com/#url:http://files.gokgs.com/games/2019/3/1/emauton-jameshut.sgf

Irish Go Congress 2019

Posted by Eoghan on December 19th, 2018

I say, you chaps, let’s rock this joint in an old school way…for 2019 the Dublin tournament will return to it’s ancestral home, the Teachers’ Club on Parnell Square. The Irish Go Congress 2019 (to give it its full name) will be comprised of two tournaments — the Rapid, and the 29th Irish Open — […]

Piotr wins in Belfast

Posted by James Hutchinson on October 5th, 2018

Piotr Gawron made the long and arduous trip from Dublin to Belfast and his efforts were rewarded with victory in the annual Belfast tournament. 10 players took part, and a good time was had by all before a committed few made their way to the brewbot for yet more go, before a celebratory feed at […]

2018 Belfast go tournament

Posted by James Hutchinson on August 10th, 2018

There will be a one day tournament in Belfast on Saturday September 29th. Location : Belfast Boat Club 30mn by player + 2x30s byoyomi 4 rounds Handicap Swiss tournament Registration : 9-9:15 First round : 9:30-11 Second round : 11-12:30 -lunch break- Third round : 1:30-3 Fourth round : 3-4:30 Normally we go to Cutter’s […]

Irish Rapid Cancelled

Posted by ian on March 2nd, 2018

Due to ongoing extreme weather conditions the decision has been taken to cancel the Irish Rapid on Friday night. Travel, even in Dublin itself, is very difficult. A RED weather warning remains in place today. Regarding Saturday and Sunday. The Confucius Cup will no longer be an EGF Grand Prix event, it will still take […]

Cold Weather

Posted by ian on February 26th, 2018

The weather is always a good course of conversation in Ireland, and it seems that the Confucius Cup will be no exception to that. According to Met Eirann Ireland is going to share in the cold weather that the rest of Europe has been experiencing. Please be prepared for cold temperatures and perhaps some snow. […]

AGM Notice

Posted by ian on February 11th, 2018

The Annual General Meeting of the Irish Go Association will take place on Saturday the 3rd of March during the Confucius Cup. Read on for the full details…