October

 Ireland, Online, World  Comments Off on October
Sep 302020
 

Looking forward… October

EGM
All IGA members are invited to attend a general meeting on Zoom at 19:30 this tuesday. Details in the #discussions channel on the IGA Discord server.

If you have not already joined the IGA Discord server, you can do so using this link – https://discord.com/invite/4vSnhjd

Weekly Meetings

All local meetups are on hiatus. The IGA encourages people to play online.
Galway – visit their club on OGS
Dublin – Wednesday 19:00 in the Irish room on KGS
Online – Thursday 20:00-22:00

Pandanet Go European Team Championship
11th PGETC
This is scheduled to begin on Tuesday 20th. Ireland has been placed in league C alongside Denmark, Greece, Lithuania, Norway, Slovakia, South Africa, and Spain.

Looking back… September

Irish Summer Go Cup
The new online tournament has now ended, with team ChoChiHun emerging victorious. Final comments and game review posted by Philippe. Articles and reviews for all previous rounds: semi-finals, 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1

On the continent…

EGF Academy
Founded to train promising European youths, the academy is looking for additional supporters

Tenuki

4th New York Go League
Due to COVID-19, NYGHS has opened the league to all players with a stable rank in the AGA, CGA, EGF, or a credible server. Registration closes soon.

Ratings & Rankings
OGS is looking into rank conversion between different organisations and servers. Reference is also made to a discussion about upcoming changes to the EGF system.

September

 Europe, Ireland, Online, World  Comments Off on September
Sep 022020
 

Looking forward… September

Irish Summer Cup
The final will take place on Monday at 20:00 between the two remaining teams – ChoChiHun and Takemiya.

Further Ahead… October

11th PGETC
Cian will be passing the captaincy to Philippe this year. If you are interested in participating, head over to the IGA Discord server.

Weekly Meetings

All local meetups are on hiatus. The IGA encourages people to play online.
Galway – visit their club on OGS
Dublin – Wednesday 19:00 in the Irish room on KGS
Online – Thursday 20:00-22:00

Looking back… August

Korean Prime Minister’s Cup
Philippe reached the top 32 while representing Ireland in this year’s KPMC

Irish Summer Go Cup
Results so far for this new online tournament
Semi-Finals – review by Philippe
Round 10 – commentary and game records
Round 9 – commentary and game records
Round 8 – commentary and game records
Round 7 – commentary and game records
Round 6 – commentary and game records
Round 5 – commentary and game records
Round 4 – commentary and game records
Round 3 – commentary and game records
Round 2 – commentary and game records
Round 1 – commentary and game records

On the continent…

EGF Academy
Founded to train promising European youths, the academy is looking for additional supporters

European Students vs Fudan University Team
The EGF has published an article covering a tournament between European Students and team from Fudan University in China

EGF AGM
Minutes have been published and a summary is also available. Date for next year is undecided.

Tenuki

Baduk Stadium
A stadium exclusively for Go is being planned in South Korea for 2023.

2020 e-Go Congress
Results and videos.

Mind Sports Olympiad
This year’s MSO was moved online. With free entry and the travel barrier removed, attendance was up. The Go events were hosted on OGS. The BGA has posts covering 19×19, 13×13, and 9×9