Omikron European Go Congress 2017

22 July to 6 August in Oberhof / Germany    Sponsors  


Omikron European Go Congress 2017

This EGC was the biggest in history: more than 800 people participated the Open European Championship and many more participated in the side events – in total over 1000!

Find out everything about the events and the program that took place. We thank all participants for joining in and making it an unforgettable experience! We have updated this page with many photos, videos and detailed results, so that you can recall your joyful memories – or so that know what you missed out!  – Your EGC team

Watch all the photos and videos of the OMIKRON European Go Congress 2017! And submit your own photos to share with other participants.


How participants liked the congress

September 4th, 2017|

Thanks to our survey, we now know that the congress was really well received! Nearly half (43%) of the participants who had already taken part in EGC thought that it [...]

All results and videos now online!

August 23rd, 2017|

All results (also from side events) and all videos are now on the webpage. Thanks to all tournament organisers for the results and to Misha for providing the nice clips!

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Hall of Fame

August 20th, 2017|

The "Outstanding Breathtaking Extraordinary Real Hall of Fame", in short: "OBERHoF", is now online... So if you want to see the heroes of the European Go Congress (or show off [...]

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EGC Photos!

August 7th, 2017|

More and more photos are being shared on the EGC webpage! Please take a look and enjoy the nice memories. If you also have photos to share, please let us [...]

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Here are the promotional videos of the EGC 2017:
Why EGC? We asked some Go players and got surprising answers…