Christmas Tournament 2019 Results

Thanks to everyone who turned out for the Edinburgh Christmas Tournament, that was played on Saturday 15th December at St. Columba’s-by-the-Castle Church Hall.

Boris Mitrovic won four games out of four to win the Tournament. Worthy mentions to James Richards, Alistair Wall, and Roger Daniel who each won three of their four.

Full results can be found here.

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Newcastle 5-5 Edinburgh

The return match in the pub league was well-attended with the Edinburgh and Newcastle Teams joined by several players from the Durham Go Club. In the main team match, a number of closely fought games ended in a final tally of 5 games all.  Many thanks to Newcastle for arranging, and hope to make an annual fixture in future.

Registration for Edinburgh Xmas Tournament is now Open

The 2018 Edinburgh Christmas Tournament will be held at St. Columba’s-by-the-Castle Church on Saturday 15th December. It’s a 4-round McMahon Tournament with 45 minutes main time and accelerating 30/40/50 stones in successive 5 minute overtime periods. More details can be found on the  Edinburgh Xmas Tournament 2018 page and the registration form is here.

Any questions please get in touch, at edinburghgoclub@gmail.com .

Boris Mitrovic retains Scottish Open Title

Twenty-four players contested the Scottish Open 2018 over two days at the Offices of Skyscanner in Edinburgh. Boris Mitrovic retaining his title and winning all his games. On four wins were Neil McLean, Toby Manning, Alistair Wall, Rob Payne & Roger Daniel. Full details of main tournament can be found here. James Richards won the 9×9 small board contest.

Many Thanks to Skyscanner for hosting the event, and fueling the participants throughout the contest with drinks and copious pizza.