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Jun 302021

Looking forward… July

Irish Summer Go Cup
This 5-round online tournament runs Wednesday nights from June 30th to July 28th.
Round 1 results and the standings afterwards.

2021 Correspondence Championship
Division A is still in progress

2021 US e-Go Congress
This will take place online from July 17-25, on OGS, KGS, and Pandanet

Further ahead… August

Korean Prime Minister Cup
James will represent Ireland (online) at this year’s KPMC

Weekly Meetings

The IGA encourages people to play online while all local meetups are suspended.
Online – Wednesday 20:00 on Discord, with games played primarily in the OGS Ireland Group
Galway – visit their club on OGS

IGA Resources

Join the IGA Discord server – https://discord.com/invite/4vSnhjd
A “mid-kyu level” channel on Twitch
Twitch streams archived on YouTube

Looking back… June

WAGC 2021
IGA reports from the 41st World Amateur Go Championship 2021:
First day, first round
Gavin secures 31st place for Ireland
Artem has also posted interviews with some of the other European participants

On the continent…

Transatlantic Professional Go League
The 1st tournament is underway, with games played every Saturday and Sunday


Making the move online
A report from the Durham tournament in the UK about their experience of moving the tournament online