The club has hosted a number of tournaments in the Philadelphia area, as well as participated in
others in the surrounding areas.
Our club's first annual spring tournament. This 1-day, 4-round
tournament that took place on Sunday, March 30, 2008, in the Bodek Lounge,
Houston Hall, at the University of Pennsylvania. 42 registrants competed in
We would also like to thank our sponsor: Slate and Shell
for their ongoing and generous contribution to our kyu–level prize
2007 Philadelphia Fall Open: September 22 – 23, 2007
Our first 2-day weekend tournament taking place on September 22 – 23,
2007, at the University of Pennsylvania. 44 registrants competed in either
the Open or Handicap Sections. The Open Division Cash Prizes: $1,500.00.
The AGA-rated tournament consisted of 5 rounds of play, with 60 minutes
basic time and 5 30-second periods of overtime.
The complete listing of winners of the 3rd Annual 2007 Philadelphia Open:
- Open Section: 4-way tie for 1st place
- Z. Chen (4 wins – 1 loss)
- J. Liang (4 – 1)
- Y. Zhou (4 – 1)
- K. Huang (4 – 1)
- Handicap Section:
- 1st Place: W. Mao (5 wins - 0 losses)
- 2nd Place: A. Huang (5 – 0)
- 3rd Place: C. Garlock (4 – 1)
- 4th Place: A. Foti (4 – 1)
We would also like to thank our sponsors: Slate and Shell for their
contribution to the prize fund and Maido! Marketplace for their
contribution of Japanese sweets!
2007 Philadelphia US Youth Go Championship Qualifier: April 14, 2007
The complete listing of winners of the 2007 Philadelphia US Youth Go Championship Qualifier:
- Senior Division
- 1st Place: Z. "Ricky" Zhao, 3 dan
- 2nd Place: C. Rim, 2 dan
- Junior Division
More information on the national AGA US Youth Go Tournament can
be found here.
More information on the World Youth Goe Championship (to be held in
Boston, MA, August 6-12, 2007) can be found here.