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Looking forward… November

Ulster Open 2021
Taking place in Lisburn on Saturday November 20th

Further ahead… December

2021 Irish Winter Rengo
Entries are now open – details on the IGA site

Even further… January

TIGGRE – Ellie Cup
TIGGRE – Ellie Cup
Takes place on the 29th and 30th of January in the Grenoble Centre des Congrès

Go & Ski course
Like Go and Skiing? This combinational camp runs from the 31st of January to the 5th of February in Vaujany.

Weekly Meetings

Dublin – Tuesday 19:30 in Toners
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 –
A “mid-kyu level” channel on Twitch
Twitch streams archived on YouTube
The recently minted Instagram account

Pandanet Go European Team Championship
12th PGETC
Ireland won just a single game against Norway in the first round.
Ireland faces Slovakia in the second round on the 16th.

Looking back… October

October Rip-Off
Eoghan has posted a writeup of this inaugural tournament

British Go Congress
Niall placed second in this year’s “Lighting Championship

London Go Centre
London MindSports Centre
The London Go Centre is now open at its new home

On the continent…

6th European Pro Qualification 2021
Won by Stanisław Frejlak, who is now the 8th European Professional

European Pair Go Championship 2021
Won by Natalia Kovaleva 5d and Dmitrij Surin 6d for the 7th time

Online European Youth Go Championship
Coverage of the EYGC courtesy of the European Go Journal

Mateusz Surma is crowdfunding The Marketplace of Online Go Lessons which has garnered some discussion on the OGS forum

EGC 2022
European Go Congress 2022
web site for next year’s EGC


On the Shoulders of Giants
KGS gets in on the AI action

32nd International Amateur Pair Go Championship postponed
Due to take place in December, this has been postponed until November/December 2022 due to COVID