Aug 012016
 

Looking forward… August

Belfast Open
Signups are open for the 2016 Belfast Open, which will run September 24th-25th
http://www.irish-go.org/2016/07/05/belfast-open-2016/

Weekly Meetings
Dublin – Wednesdays 20:30 in Toners – http://www.irish-go.org/clubs-tournaments/dublin/
Online – Thursdays 20:00-22:00 on OGS – http://www.irish-go.org/clubs-tournaments/online/
Cork – Sunday nights 20:00(-ish) in the Cricket Club Bar – https://www.facebook.com/groups/191875150950
Belfast – Monday nights at the Brewbot Pub on Ormeau Road – https://www.facebook.com/BelfastGoClub/?fref=ts
Galway – Tuesday at 20:00, usually at Westwood House Hotel. Anyone interested should email info [at] alexander [dot] ie or call Richard on 091 555800 to confirm
Cobh – Most Tuesdays 20:00. Contact us if you are interested – http://www.corkgo.org/?page_id=9

New Dublin Club?
Roman is looking for players interested in regular meetings on Sunday afternoons in Stillorgan – https://groups.google.com/forum/#!topic/irish-go/9rJ27woQyDE

Looking back… July

Cian has stepped into the role of captain for next year’s PGETC.

Thanks as always to those who provide updates from around the country.

Jun 302016
 

Things are getting quiet for the summer months…

Looking forward… July

Weekly Meetings
Dublin – Wednesdays 20:30 in Toners – http://www.irish-go.org/clubs-tournaments/dublin/
Online – Thursdays 20:00-22:00 on OGS – http://www.irish-go.org/clubs-tournaments/online/
Cork – Sunday nights 20:00(-ish) in the Cricket Club Bar – https://www.facebook.com/groups/191875150950
Belfast – Monday nights at the Brewbot Pub on Ormeau Road – https://www.facebook.com/BelfastGoClub/?fref=ts
Galway – Tuesday at 20:00, usually at Westwood House Hotel. Anyone interested should email info [at] alexander [dot] ie or call Richard on 091 555800 to confirm
Cobh – Most Tuesdays 20:00. Contact us if you are interested – http://www.corkgo.org/?page_id=9

Looking back… June

37th World Amateur Go Championship – John finished in 49th position for Ireland – http://www.ranka.intergofed.org/?page_id=13885

DeepMind prize fund to be split between EGF, AGA, Korean Baduk Association, UNICEF UK, and Raspberry Pi/Code Club – http://www.eurogofed.org/index.html?id=55

James is looking for someone to act as captain for next year’s PGETC as he will be stepping down. Interested persons should post on https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/irish-go or one of the facebook groups.

May 302016
 

Before we begin…
James is looking for someone to act as captain for next year’s PGETC as he will be stepping down. Interested persons should post on https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/irish-go or one of the facebook groups.

Looking forward… June

Weekly Meetings
Dublin – Wednesdays 20:30 in Toners – http://www.irish-go.org/clubs-tournaments/dublin/
Online – Thursdays 20:00-22:00 on OGS – http://www.irish-go.org/clubs-tournaments/online/
Cork – Sunday nights 20:00(-ish) in the Cricket Club Bar – https://www.facebook.com/groups/191875150950
Belfast – Monday nights at the Brewbot Pub on Ormeau Road – https://www.facebook.com/BelfastGoClub/?fref=ts
Galway – Tuesday at 20:00, usually at Westwood House Hotel. Anyone interested should email info [at] alexander [dot] ie or call Richard on 091 555800 to confirm
Cobh – Most Tuesdays 20:00. Contact us if you are interested – http://www.corkgo.org/?page_id=9

Looking back… May

Top 8
Noel beat Tibi in the last game of the main tournament – https://online-go.com/game/5149599
This places Noel 1 point ahead of Michael, avoiding a tie-break and pitting Noel against James in the final – http://www.irish-go.org/national-international/top-8/

2015/2016 Pandanet Go Euro Team Championship
Round 10 – Ireland beat Lithuania 3-1 (after only one of their players turned up)
Round 11 – Unfortunately Ireland closed out the last round with 0-4 against Croatia
The final scoreboard and full list of rounds can be found at http://pandanet-igs.com/communities/euroteamchamps/draw/49

May 012016
 

Looking forward… May

Ladder Tournament
Time to start climbing the 2016 Ladder – http://www.irish-go.org/2016/04/18/2016-ladder-starts/

Top 8 Final
While results from the last league game were unavailable at time of writing, if Noel beat Tibi thursday, he will face James in the final. Otherwise, there will be a playoff between Noel and Michael to decide who will move forward. Stay tuned for updated results – http://www.irish-go.org/national-international/top-8/

Internet Competition
There is a discussion ongoing in the Irish Go google group about the possibility of an Irish online league. It would be based on the new rating class created by the EGF last year – https://groups.google.com/group/irish-go

Weekly Meetings
Dublin – Wednesdays 20:30 in Toners – http://www.irish-go.org/clubs-tournaments/dublin/
Online – Thursdays 20:00-22:00 on OGS – http://www.irish-go.org/clubs-tournaments/online/
Cork – Sunday night 20:00(-ish) in the Cricket Club Bar – https://www.facebook.com/groups/191875150950
Belfast – Monday nights are moving to the Brewbot Pub on Ormeau Road – https://www.facebook.com/BelfastGoClub/?fref=ts
Galway – The club is now meeting every Tuesday at 20:00, usually at Westwood House Hotel. Anyone interested should email info [at] alexander [dot] ie or call Richard on 091 555800 to confirm
Cobh – Most Tuesdays 20:00. Contact us if you are interested – http://www.corkgo.org/?page_id=9

Looking back… April

Nothing to see here. Try this video database of game reviews uncovered by Ian instead – http://hajin.nl/games.php?text=e&hide=n