Pairings for European Open Tournament aka “Main” + Wall List

By |2017-07-31T15:42:05+02:00July 23rd, 2017|

Here are the Pairings for Round 1 of the Main Tournament: Click! And here is the Wall list for all the registered players for the first week: Click! Please watch this space for new posts every day. We will be posting the pairings for every round of the Main Tournament here!  

Special G(e)o Caching at EGC

By |2017-07-05T19:07:35+02:00July 3rd, 2017|

Geocaching is a treasure hunt game, where the coordinates of the treasures are published on the internet (, basic membership is free). Often the coordinates point to nice or remarkable locations that are not even mentioned in travel books. Since many of the congress participants are also geocachers we will try to place a [...]

You can also play Xiangqi (Chinese Chess) at EGC

By |2017-06-27T20:42:56+02:00May 16th, 2017|

We are happy to welcome the German Xiangqi Federation to the EGC in Oberhof this year. Apart from Go, many of us are interested in other tactical games that stimulate our creativity. One such game is Xiangqi, also known as Chinese Chess. Unlike other Chess variants, Xiangqi features a river and a palace on the board, pieces that are strictly [...]

Last chances for the Early Bird discount: Grenoble and Leuven

By |2017-05-16T17:38:14+02:00February 14th, 2017|

Registration for this year's EGC has been open for nearly two weeks, and more than 400 players have already registered! Many thanks to all of you for supporting us! Also please keep in mind: 15 February, the deadline for the Early Bird discount of 32%, is almost here. So, be quick and register here... Alternatively, [...]

You can now register for EGC 2017 in Oberhof — Early Bird discount until Feb 15th

By |2017-05-16T17:38:54+02:00January 29th, 2017|

Registration for the European Go Congress 2017 is finally open! You can register now at and grab the Early Bird discount. Adults pay 130 EUR instead of 190 EUR (or your regional equivalent) -- that's ~32 % less! The same discount applies to children aged 12 to 17 years old, who pay only two thirds [...]