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By Kim Ouweleen | International | 16.10.2017 14:02
On Friday 20 October, one day before the 25 Years EGCC Anniversary Go Tournament, the European Go Cultural Centre organises a special seminar for go teachers in Europe.  Read more...
By Kim Ouweleen | International | 20.09.2017 16:22
In 1992, the European Go Cultural Centre (EGCC) was founded in Amstelveen, the Netherlands, with the financial aid of Kaoru Iwamoto 9p and the Nihon Ki-in.

In 2017, the EGCC celebrates its 25th anniversary. To commemorate this milestone, the centre organises a special Anniversary Go Tournament in the weekend of 21-22 October!   Read more...
By Kim Ouweleen | News | 27.10.2016 15:53
The INDIS, a yearly qualification tournament to determine who may compete in the Dutch Championships, was won by Herman Hiddema 4d from Groningen.
With him, six other INDIS players qualified for the Dutch Championships 2017.  Read more...
By Kim Ouweleen | Articles | 18.09.2016 19:00 | Comments: 2
In the article "AlphaGo and the future of go: interviews with top European players" we asked some of the best players in Europe how they experienced the historical AlphaGo matches. In this sequel, we talk more with Hungarian go player Diána Kőszegi 1p and the people she works with every day: the teachers and students of the international go school BIBA in Gunpo city, Korea.  Read more...
By Kim Ouweleen | Articles | 19.08.2016 13:16 | Comments: 3
The historical match between Lee Sedol 9p and the computer program AlphaGo, has changed the game forever. Or has it? We interviewed some of the top players in Europe, asked them how they experienced the event and what they think the future holds for go.  Read more...
By Kim Ouweleen | Interviews | 14.07.2016 19:08 | Comments: 1
The Utrecht Go Tournament 2016, one of the bigger tournaments in the Netherlands, took place in the weekend of 25-26th of June. The top three players all won 4 out of 5 games: Filip Vanderstappen 5d took first place, followed by Robert Rehm 5d in second place and Michiel Eijkhout 6d placing third.   Read more...
By Kim Ouweleen | News | 04.07.2016 13:50
Merlijn Kuin 6d qualified to represent the Netherlands at the Korean Prime Minister's Cup that will take place in Buan from 3-9 September 2016.
Kuin defeated Geert Groenen 6d in the finals of the Dutch elimination tournament that took place on the 2nd of July in the European Go Cultural Center in Amstelveen.  Read more...
By Kim Ouweleen | News | 11.05.2016 21:28
Thomas Debarre 6d (France) won the Amsterdam International Go Tournament with a clean slate. He was victorious in all six games, leaving Dominik Boviz 6d (HU), Tanguy Le Calvé 6d (FR), Stanisław Frejlak 5d (PL) and Yaqi Fu 6d (CN) behind in shared second place.  Read more...
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21.10.2017
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25 Years EGCC Anniversary Go Tournament
20.10.2017
22.10.2017
40th Belgrade Open
21.10.2017
22.10.2017
Geneva Go Tournament
28.10.2017
29.10.2017
32nd Brussels Tournament
28.10.2017
29.10.2017
20th Mannheim Go Open Autumn
17.11.2017
19.11.2017
20. Go to Innovation
24.11.2017
26.11.2017
Gothenburg Open
15.12.2017
16.12.2017
The Winter Solstice tournament 2017
13.01.2018
14.01.2018
22nd Orsay Go Tournament
13.01.2018
14.01.2018
“Mini Go Congress” Trier
18.01.2018
21.01.2018
Grand Prix Final Olomouc
20.01.2018
21.01.2018
26th Olomouc International Go Tournament
15.03.2018
18.03.2018
Niš Open Go Tournament
29.03.2018
31.03.2018
European Youth Championship
07.04.2018
08.04.2018
European Pair Go Championship
21.04.2018
22.04.2018
The 47th Prague Go Tournament
26.04.2018
29.04.2018
Grand Slam Berlin
05.05.2018
06.05.2018
10th Strasbourg international tournament
19.05.2018
21.05.2018
Kido Cup
28.07.2018
11.08.2018
62nd European Go Congress
15.08.2018
16.08.2018
European Students Championship
08.09.2018
09.09.2018
European Women's Championship

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