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May 1, 2005 Mid-May Lancaster Go Tournament

The Lancaster Go Club will be holding a self pairing go tournament on May 15, 2005. We would very much like to see you at this event. The format is designed to make beginners feel comfortable and at the same time provide a good environment for stronger players. Pairings will be done as players become available so that you do not have to wait around for the next round to start. Join us for a fun day of go. We will provide bagels, fruit, coffee, tee, and soda. Even if you can join us for only part of the day, you will be able to play some go and exchange gossip with players from other areas.

All games will be AGA rated. Full and limited AGA memberships will be available at the door.

Registration fee: $10.00 for AGA members.
Registration fee: $15.00 for non AGA members.

Registration will begin around 9:00 AM and continue all day. Play will start as soon as are two or more players have arrived. The formal tournament will shut down around 6:00 PM, but we will be around for as many more games as you would like to play.

Winners will receive certificates recognizing their performances. Losers will get a chance to do better at the next tournament.

For questions, please contact either:
Chuck Robbins at 717-898-7911 Ext 22, or
Sam Zimmerman at 717-892-1249


 
October 16, 2004 8th Annual Lancaster Yang Workshop

Do you lose won games? Is your opening strategy not up to par? Are you just plain mystified about how to improve? Then this four-day workshop is for you. Led by noted professional Yi-Lun Yang (7p), reknown for his teaching ability and author of many fine books, there are many lectures interspersed with games played between the participants and reviewd by Mr. Yang.

Thursday -Sunday November 4 Through November 7
Adult $200.00, Children $100.00 for all four-days. If you want to attend for just a part, contact one of the sponsers to work something out.

The workshop will start at 9:00 AM Thursday and end at 3:00 PM Sunday.

Make you check payable to Lancaster Go club and send it to:
Samuel E. Zimmerman
925 Lindsay Lane
Lancaster PA 17601-6622

The playing site is the:
Continental Hotel in Lancaster PA
2285 Lincoln Highway East (Route 30)
Lancaster PA, 17602-1189

717-299-0421

If you wish to stay at the Continental Inn, please, make your own reservations.

For questions, please contact either:
Chuck Robbins at 717-898-7911 Ext 22, or
Sam Zimmerman at 717-892-1249

Make you check payable to Lancaster Go club and send it to:
Samuel E. Zimmerman
925 Lindsay Lane
Lancaster PA 17601-6622


 
July 3, 2004 Firecracker Go Tournament

The Lancaster Go Club will be holding its quarterly Go tournament on July 11, 2004. We would very much like to see you at this self-pairing event. The format is designed to make beginners feel comfortable and at the same time provide a good environment for stronger players. Pairings will be done as players become available so that you do not have to wait around for the next round to start. Join us for a fun day of go. We will provide bagels, fruit, coffee, tee, and soda. Even if you can join us for only part of the day, you will be able to play some go and exchange gossip with players from other areas.

All games will be AGA rated. Full and limited AGA memberships will be available at the door.

Registration fee: $10.00 for AGA members. Registration fee: $15.00 for non AGA members.

Registration will begin around 9:00 AM and continue all day. Play will start as soon as two or more players have arrived. The formal tournament will shut down around 6:00 PM, but we will be around for as many more games as you would like to play.

For questions, please contact either:
Chuck Robbins at 717-898-7911 Ext 22, or
Sam Zimmerman at 717-892-1249


 
October 24, 2003 7th Annual Lancaster Yang Workshop

Hold the presses folks! Noted professional go player and author Yi-Lun Yang is giving a workshop in Lancaster, Pennylvania. If

  • you lose won games
  • your opening is not up to par
  • you're just plain mystified about how to improve
Then this workshop is for you.

This, the 7th Annual Lancaster Yang Workshop runs Thursday through Sunday, November 20 Through November 23, 2003. The cost for adults is $200.00, children $100.00 for all four days.

If you can not attend all four days, we will customize the workshop fee for partial attendance with priority given to full time attendees. The workshop is limited to 20 people, so get your reservation in early.

The workshop will start at 9:00 AM Thursday and end at 3:00 PM Sunday. Mr. Yang will give lectures on various aspects of the game and analyze games that the attendees play at the workshop. The workshop will be directed to both the Strong players and the improving players. There will be something in here for everyone.

The playing site is the:
Continental Hotel in Lancaster PA
2285 Lincoln Highway East (Route 30)
Lancaster PA, 17602-1189

717-299-0421

If you wish to stay at the Continental Inn, please, make your own reservations.

For questions, please contact either:
Chuck Robbins at 717-898-7911 Ext 22, or
Sam Zimmerman at 717-892-1249

Make you check payable to Lancaster Go club and send it to:
Samuel E. Zimmerman
925 Lindsay Lane
Lancaster PA 17601-6622