Kuma Sensei (right) during Sunday game reviews
Kuma Sensei, a professional Go player from the Nihon Ki-in in Japan, will continue his visit to the Seattle Go Center with simultaneous games today, Tuesday, Oct. 6, starting at 6:30 p.m. On Wednesday, Oct 7, he will give a lecture to Andrew Jackson’s Single Digit Kyu Class, starting at 7. The lecture will be recorded for distribution through YouTube. As part of our 20th Anniversary Celebrations, there will be no charge for the lecture.
To celebrate our 20th Anniversary, we have a big Saturday planned for Oct. 3, 2015. Our Anniversary Tournament will have a total of $500 in prizes, and will be AGA rated. The tournament will run from 10:00 a.m. to 6 p.m. The tournament details are at the bottom of this note.
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On Wednesday Sept. 2, at 7:00 p.m., Andrew Jackson’s Single Digit Kyu (SDK) Class will start up for the fall. The class is free, and your first 10 visits to the Go Center are also free. Regular attendance is encouraged but not required for this class.
Andrew wrote his students, “It’s not too late to hit our Go goals for 2015! I’ve found a whole bunch of great problems right at the 3k-8k level that I’m excited for us to work on over the coming weeks — doing problems is one of the best ways to improve! [ Read more… ]