Not everyone necessarily has the budget to afford a hotel room in Oberhof. We want to give you a chance for a cheap alternative nevertheless, so we have organized a gym hall to stay in as long as you can bring your own sleeping mats and sleeping bags. You may also want to bring earplugs for [...]
Late registration fees start after April 15, so hurry up to save money on the European Go Congress! More than 600 people from 38 countries of all levels have already registered, so join in for the fun – whether you're a top player or an absolute beginner!
New in Go? Feeling unsure if you're strong enough to join the European Go Congress? Aren't events like this only for stronger players? Don't worry! There will be plenty of beginners at the EGC – more than at any other Go event in Europe! There are also plenty of nice side tournaments for you to chose from and [...]
Spring hasn't arrived yet, but already 500 people from 36 countries have registered for this summer's European Go Congress! We can expect a large EGC with many players – a meeting for young and old, for everybody from beginner to pro. Come and join, too!
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 [...]
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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 [...]
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 [...]
We all love playing at least one board game: Go! But of course there are more, and not only the classical ones. There have been many new inventions since Go. (You might have heard of Settler of Catan, e.g.?) Since these board games are typical for Germany, we plan a large board game event at the EGC. [...]
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 [...]