The National Report of UFGO on the development of Go in Ukraine, presented on August 24, 2019, at the Chinese Weiqi Congress in Rizhao, Shandong Province.
The European Professional Championship 2019 was held from the 6th to the 8th of March in Jena, Germany. It is a annual tournament for professional Go players living in Europe.
So the winner of the tournament was Artem Kachanovskyi, the only player with 4 wins after the 5 rounds. Places 2-4 were shared by Ilya Shikshin, Mateusz Surma and Andrii Kravets as they all had 3 wins.
The European Grand Prix Finale 2018 was held from 24th to 27th January in Olomouc, Czechia. This was the second edition of this tournament, the first time the winner was Ali Jabarin.
European Grand Prix
Now it has not escaped my notice that many of our players do not know what the European Grand Prix is. So before talking about the Grand Prix Finale itself, let me explain in a few words how the Grand Prix is structured.
As the year 2018 is coming to an end, we also mark 1 year since the professional promotion system was established in Europe.
I’ve been asked by several Go players: exactly how does the promotion system work? I guess it’s not just those few players who are wondering about that. So let me explain it in a few words.
The 15th European Women’s Go Championship is finished and we can proudly present you results. There were 50 participants from 5 different countries, which was a record number of countries taking part in the tournament for last 15 years. Continue reading
Ukrainian Go Federation and the company “POS.UA” invite you to take part in the significant event in the life of UFGO in this year – The Go Tournament: “Three Dragons” Cup.
The tournament will be held on November 13th and 14th 2010 in the science and research library of National Technical University of Ukraine “Kyiv Polytechnic Institute” (the central square of the KPI campus, “Polytechnic Institute” subway station). Regstration starts on November 13th at 9 am. ends at 9.30 am. Continue reading