Who are we?
The Forest City Go Club is a group of people in London, Ontario, Canada who love playing the board game Go (also known as iGo, Baduk and WeiQi) and meet every Tuesday at London Public Library Central Branch from 6pm to 9pm to play. Everyone is welcome to come out, no experience or equipment necessary, and it's 100% free! Come learn more about a game that has fascinated players for 4000 years and more!
To learn more about Go, click on Sensei's Library in the links section, or to learn to play check out playgo.to, also in the links section.
Monthly Archives: October 2011
This meeting went quite well, we had eight people come out despite the variable weather, and even had a new player join us- welcome Michael! I had a good start to the evening, with a win against a much higher … Continue reading
Tonight we had 10 people come out, two of which didn’t play for various reasons. I seem to be maintaining my 50/50 win/loss ratio, which is fine since I’m really just doing it for fun in the end. The Tournament … Continue reading
When: Saturday, November 19th, 2011. Where: Chinese Canadian National Council London, Ontario. Located at 1701 Trafalgar Street, London, Ontario N5W 1X2. Cost: Free. However, donations are happily accepted. Pizza lunch can be made available upon registration for an extra $5 … Continue reading
We had 8 people out to play this week, and were joined by Emily, a charming new player who was curious about Go. Welcome Emily! I, myself, won one and lost two, which is my typical record for a night’s … Continue reading
We had 7 people out for this week’s meeting, and a long, deep discussion about the future tournament. More details soon! Next meeting is October 11th at the YMCA.
Here is some material that Steve helped me translate today. We are working on translating some Go books into English from Chinese simplified. I hope this helps to increase everyone’s understanding of the game and be useful. HeadingToSho-Dan-Tesuji