Archive for the 'Tournaments' Category

7 Nov – Belfast Open Results

Posted by ian on November 7th, 2013

Apologies for the delay, but the results for this event are now finally available here. A total of 15 players took part in the tournament this year, a good number of which were new faces to the competition. Co-founder of the club, Tibi Gociu claimed the glory this year, with 3 wins and 2 byes, […]

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.

Justyna Claims Second Galway Title

Posted by Rory Wales on June 9th, 2013

14 players braved the 24C heat to battle it out at the Galway Go tournament over the weekend. Justyna Kleczar, 2k won for a second time. She was joined on four wins by Thomas Shanahan, 6k, Anthony Durity, 7k, and Ken Savage, 8k, whom she edged out on SOS. Alex Delogu, 18k also won four […]

Galway Tournament Details

Posted by Rory Wales on May 15th, 2013

The Galway Go Club is pleased to announce the FOURTH GALWAY GO TOURNAMENT at the Bridge Club St Mary’s Road Galway City on 8-9 June 2013. This is a 5 round McMahon tournament with 50min time limit, 20sec per move overtime (3 times) and 6.5 Komi. Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided. Everyone is […]

13 May – Belfast Open

Posted by ian on May 13th, 2013

This year, the Belfast Open will take place on the 26th and 27th of October, in Belfast Boat Club See the webpage for full details. Also, don’t forget about the upcoming Galway event.

Galway Go Tournament, June 8th-9th

Posted by Rory Wales on April 30th, 2013

The Galway Go club will host a Go tournament the weekend of June 8th-9th. More details to follow shortly.

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!

3 Sep – Belfast Open

Posted by ian on September 3rd, 2012

Regular visitor Laurens Spijker won the Belfast Open this year. Congratulations on the Dutch for notching up another victory on Irish soil! If anyone has pictures let us know ! Full results here Read on for Full Report…