Visit the Documenta art exhibition during EGC

Visitors to the EGC are very lucky this year since they will be able to visit the Documenta in the city of Kassel at the same time as the congress. Documenta is a reputable exhibition of contemporary art and a mainstay for German culture. It was founded in 1955 and takes place every five years [...]

By | 2017-03-02T18:04:46+01:00 March 2nd, 2017|

Problems with English? – No problem!

Not everybody is fluent in English: Alle wichtigen Informationen zum Europäischen Go Kongress auf Deutsch 日本語でヨーロッパコングレスについての全ての情報 Программа Европейского Го Конгресса в Оберхофе (русский) 关于欧洲围棋大会的重要信息(中文) 한국어로된 대회요강 있음 Fragen? 質問? вопросы? 问题? 질문사항? Wir sprechen Deutsch! 私たちは日本語話せます! мы говорим по-русски! 我们会说中文!한국어 통역가능!

By | 2017-03-02T19:35:47+01:00 February 23rd, 2017|

Certified Go Teachers Workshop at EGC

No Go players without Go teachers! To help them with their efforts of spreading Go, we will offer a workshop for Go teachers at the EGC. Successful participants will obtain a certificate by the European Go Teacher Association. The workshop is accessible to everybody interested in teaching Go. – Whether you already have teaching experience or want to first [...]

By | 2017-02-27T20:58:56+01:00 February 22nd, 2017|

“Surrounding Game” movie premiere at the EGC!

The documentary film "The Surrounding Game" will have its European premiere at the European Go Congress in Oberhof. The movie makers will also be in Oberhof during the first week of the EGC. We are looking forward to meet them! For congress participants the screenings will be free. Tickets for all others will be available for [...]

By | 2017-02-22T10:30:28+01:00 February 21st, 2017|

More Go for less money: cheaper flights and accommodations

We want the European Go Congress 2017 to be a wonderful event for everybody. So if you want to save some money while attending the EGC, we can help you on that: Save money on your flight ticket. We have a special deal with KLM/Air France to let you enjoy reduced air fares for your trip to the EGC and [...]

By | 2017-02-07T19:12:50+01:00 February 6th, 2017|

All the family benefits at EGC Oberhof on one page

Everyone is welcome at EGC Oberhof! But Families with children will have a harder time than average planning their vacation at the Congress. To help with this, we have put together all the most attractive offers and activities that are especially appealing for families! You will have a blast on and off the EGC venue and [...]

By | 2017-01-28T13:22:16+01:00 January 26th, 2017|

The many faces of EGC 2017 Oberhof in a 5 minute video

A picture says a thousand words. We have put together moving pictures in the form of a promo video for the upcoming European Go Congress and for the city of Oberhof. In just over five minutes it will show you some of the most terrific and fun activities on offer. Check it out! If you [...]

By | 2017-01-15T19:52:23+01:00 January 15th, 2017|