Archive for the 'Cork Go Tournament' Category

Cork Tournament Announced

Posted by ian on October 3rd, 2019

The dates for the mighty Cork Tournament are announced. The 23rd and the 24th of November. A five rounder Swiss Handicap event – full details here. You can register here.

September Newsflash

Posted by ian on September 5th, 2017

A quick newsflash on some international topics. The Korean Prime Minister’s Cup will be starting on the 11th of September, Ireland are represented by Kevin Farrell. As in previous years, you can probably watch games live on the WBaduk server. The European Team Championships are also starting later this month on IGS. Oh, and don’t forget […]

UCC Results

Posted by ian on November 27th, 2014

The University College Cork tournament took place on the 15th and 16th of November. The venue for this year was once again the Mardyke Pavillion. The format was a handicap Swiss, which offers up the chance to the lower ranked players to win the event. However, it was the highest ranked player taked part, Philippe […]

UCC Go Tournament

Posted by ian on October 12th, 2014

We are pleased to learn that the next Go tournament in Cork is coming up soon. You can find full details on the UCC website, but as a summary we can tell you this. The tournament will be a 5 round Swiss, and will take place on the 15th and 16th of November at the […]

2013 UCC Go Tournament Results

Posted by ajka on December 11th, 2013

The UCC Go Tournament once again turned out to be a success. The attendance wasn’t as good as last year (18 players), but as usual we had a few international guests from the Netherlands, Germany, France and Poland. Congratulations to Kim Ouweleen 4d for winning the first prize with 5 wins and to his runner […]

16 Oct – Cork Go Tournament

Posted by ian on October 16th, 2013

Word has reached us from southern climes that the UCC Club are organising another Go tournament. This year it will be a 5 round Swiss, taking place on the 7th and 8th of December, in the Western Gateway Building of the UCC Campus. Check the website for full details.

18 Nov – Ouweleen omnipotent

Posted by ian on November 18th, 2012

Newsflash: Kim Ouweleen has retained his UCC Open title, holding off the challenge from Gavin Rooney, who came second. The tournament had a good turn out, with 30 players taking part. Results can be viewed here. Read on for the full report…

UCC Go (Weiqi) Tournament 2012

Posted by ajka on October 16th, 2012

We would like to invite everyone to the 6th edition of the UCC Go (Weiqi) Club’s annual tournament! It will take place, on 17-18th November, near the main campus of University College Cork, in the Mardyke Pavilion (which is situated right behind the main building of the Mardyke gym). Further details:

9 Oct – UCC Go Tournament date announced

Posted by ajka on October 9th, 2012

The UCC Go (Weiqi) Club would like to invite all go players in Ireland to attend their annual tournament which will take place on the 17-18th November 2012. More details to follow shortly!

20 Nov – UCC Open Results

Posted by ian on November 20th, 2011

For once no natural disaster struck Cork on the eve of its Go tournament. 24 players turned up to do battle, but only 23 got to play. For the second year in a row the winner came from Dutchland, Kim Ouweleen boasting a flawless 5/5. In second place (on tiebreak) was Ian Davis, ahead of […]