I am urging the Go community of New York (and the surrounding areas) to join me at The Tsunami Relief Tournament on April 23rd 2011.

All proceeds from the event will be going towards relief efforts to help the victims of the recent quake/tsunami that devastated Japan.

Though all the details have not yet been worked out, I am announcing the tournament now.  Reserve the date.

So far what is known


Meetup Headquarters
632 Broadway 3rd Floor, Suite 301
New York, NY 10012

Date: April 23rd 2011

Time: round 1 at 10 am

Entry fee: $15+ students $20+ adults. (minimum price, up to you if you want to donate more.)

There will be 3 rounds, games will be AGA rated.

Prizes: We will have book prizes, however there will not be any cash prizes.  More info as I know more.

  • One month membership to breakfast’s Insei League
  • Private online teaching game with Goh Juyeon 8P (Teaches as Mandy on KGS)
  • More soon…

Sponsors: We currently have a few sponsors who agreed to donate food/prizes etc. to the event

  • Hummus Kitchen is donating hummus and pita bread as refreshments.
  • Alex Dinerschtien is donating a month of membership to his insei league as a prize.

If you would like to help, or if you have any questions/suggestions or if you want to register then please email me at Badukboris@gmail.com.

I am accepting pre-registrations NOW.  So please pre-register. Only 4 spots left!