Hey everyone!

The Penn Go Society is excited to see everyone this weekend for the 1st Annual Pennsylvania State Go Championship! We wanted to go ahead and confirm some details below:

Tournament registration will begin this Saturday, April 28th at 9:30AM at the building 2401 Walnut. Please note that the main entrance will be on 24th and Sansom (1st floor) of the building and NOT 24th & Walnut, which is actually the 3rd floor of the building. We will have signs to help clear up any confusions day of.

9:30am-10:15am Registration
10:15am-10:30am Opening Announcements
10:30am-12:30pm Round 1
11:30am-1:00pm Lunch
1:00pm-3:00pm Round 2
3:30pm-5:30pm Round 3


9:15am-10:00am Check-in
10:30am-12:30pm Round 4
11:30am-1:00pm Lunch
1:00pm-3:00pm Round 5
3:30pm-4:00pm Awards Ceremony


Q: Where can I find parking? A: Parking can be found on the bottom of the building, at Sansom & 24th Street (https://walnutbridgestorage.com/parking.html). This is also the 1st floor of the building and the main entrance to enter. We will have members helping to swipe players up the elevators to the 8th floor.

Q: Will refreshments be served? A: Yes, we will be providing breakfast on both mornings – an assortment of donuts, bagels and coffee and orange juice for beverages.

Q: Are electronics allowed? A: Yes, electronic devices may only be used for recording games.

Q: Do I have to play all rounds to be eligible for prizes? A: Yes, all rounds must be played to be eligible for prizes.

Q: What is the tournament schedule? A: Tournament Schedule:

Q: What is the time limit? A: Tournament: 45 minutes per player main time, 5 periods of 30 seconds of byo-yomi.

We look forward to seeing you all this weekend!

Penn Go Society