2013 Carolina Spring Go Tournament


- An American Go Association Rated Event 
Organized by: 
Chinese American Friendship Association of North Carolina
Cary Go Club 

The Carolina Spring Go Tournament, organized by the Chinese American Friendship Association of North Carolina (CAFA) and the Cary Go Club, will be held on Saturday, May 18th, 2013. This is an annual American Go Association (AGA) rated tournament in its 10th year.  This tournament is open to everyone.  Players of all levels are welcome – we will group players into different sections based on their strength.  Players will play four rounds of games against players within each section.   Top 2 players finish in each section will receive a cash prize and an award certificate.

  • What:  2013 Carolina Spring Go Tournament - An AGA Rated Event
  • When:   Saturday, May 18th, 2013, 9:00am--5:30pm
  • Where:  Mann Hall, Room 404

             2501 Stinson Dr.
             NC State University 
             Raleigh, NC 27695

Register online: http://www.carygo.org/?q=register

Format: 4 rounds, 30 minutes and five 30-second byo-yomi periods per player. One hour break for lunch after the second round.

Tournament Fee and AGA Membership Fee: The tournament will collect tournament entry fees in order to provide foods and drinks for each participant, and cash prizes for players who finish in the top two of each section.   

  • Tournament Fee:
    • $20 for non-students
    • $10 for students
  • AGA Membership Fee - if you don't have an AGA membership, you may apply one online at the AGA website or on-site:
  • $30/year for adult
  • $10/year for youth (under 23 years of age)

Prizes: There will be 5 or more sections.  Each section will have at least one cash prize winner and the divisions with stronger players will have larger prizes.  The exact prizes will depend on the tournament turn-out.

Lunch: We will provide pizzas, snacks and drinks on-site.

Map and Direction:

Please note that Stinson Dr is a way street. You could get there from Hillsborough St by turning right onto Lampe Dr and then turn right onto Stinson Dr.

Registration:  Seats are limited.  A registration is required to participate the tournament. Please register online below:


Check who have registered for the tournament.