2014 Carolina Spring Go Tournament

(2014北卡之春围棋锦标赛)

- An American Go Association Rated Event
Organized by:
Chinese American Friendship Association of North Carolina
and
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 Sunday, May 11th, 2014. This is an annual American Go Association (AGA) rated tournament in its 11th 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 players finish in each section will receive a prize and an award certificate.

•What: 2014 Carolina Spring Go Tournament - An AGA Rated Event
•When: Sunday, May 11th, 2014, 9:00am--5:30pm
•Where: Room 2235, SAS Hall (different from last year)
2311 Stinson Dr, NCSU North Campus, Raleigh, NC 27607

•Direction:and Parking:
Please note that Stinson Dr is a one-way street. Please drive to the SAS Hall parking lot from Boney Dr. The parking is free.
Set your GPS direction to Boney Dr, Raleigh, NC 27605

Google Map: https://goo.gl/maps/NcWPL

Here is a driving direction from the west of I-40:
https://goo.gl/maps/4iElt

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 adults
◦$15 for youth (under 21 years old)

•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

Prizes: There will be 5 or more sections. Each section will have at least one 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.

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

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