Go Tournament - 2012
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Please note that there may be changes to the timetable and exact locations listed here, and more detailed directions will be added closer to the time to help you get here.
Saturday 24th November 2012
University of Warwick
You can find this room on the Warwick Interactive Map. Please note that you want the room highlighted in the screenshot below:
Refer to the following website for directions: www.warwick.ac.uk/about/visiting/
TimetableThe following is provisional, but should correct barring any delays.
09:30-10:30 - Registration
10:30-13:00 - 1st Game
13:00-13:45 - Lunch
13:45-16:15 - 2nd Game
16:15-18:45 - 3rd Game
18:45-19:00 - Prize Giving
The tournament will use the McMahon pairing system and follow the AGA rules. For even games, the komi will be set to 7.5 points. For handicap games (if required), it will be at McMahon difference -1 and the komi will be 0.5 points. The time limits will be 60 minutes main time plus 20 stones in 5mins overtime.
The following are approximate, and may be reduced closer to the event, depending on our decision with respect to the University's drinks provision.
- Standard - £6.50
- Concessions (student/unwaged) - £5.00
- Non-BGA members - £2.50 extra
- Late entry - £1.00 extra
If you are a student at Warwick, become a member of Warwick Go Society and you will be able to get a discount of £4.50 off your entry fee for the 2012 Coventry Tournament. For some of you, that is over 50% of the entire entry fee! You will also get this discount if you joined last year.
Sign up now by following the link below: http://www.warwicksu.com/societies/gosociety/
Light snacks and refreshments will be provided throughout the tournament. In addition there are a number of vending machines near tournament room.
If you want some hot food, there are numerous outlets on campus (all within 5 minutes' walk) including Costa Coffee, Xananas and the Dirty Duck pub (click here for a map). There is another pub close to campus called Varsity, only a 10 minute walk away.
A list of registered attendees is available here.
It is now too late to register online, but you can still come and sign up on the day!
Telephone for urgent problems (mobile): 07 789 558 058