The Tournament : Open IGC 2019

Welcome to the information website of the Open IGC 2019! It will take place at the Polytechnic School of Lausanne (EPFL) in Switzerland.

The Ishi Go Club (organizer) is looking forward to see you all for the ninth edition.
It will be held on Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 April 2019 in Satellite, the student bar of EPFL.

You will be able to play also at Satellite in-between your games, where you can also order sandwiches and pizzas. The staff of Satellite is composed of student volunteers, so do not forget to thank them !

You can also eat the Gina restaurant or at HolyCow, both next to the metro station.

It will be all in good fun so do not hesitate to come whether you are a beginner or an experienced player!

Note that we dispose of 18 beds at the EPFL bunker, so you will be able to sleep on site if necessary. (See Accommodation)

Inscription fee :

– Adult : 35 CHF

– Student, unemployed : 20 CHF

– AGEPOLY Member : 15 CHF

The tournament is open to everybody, Swiss or not, everyone is welcome!

Prizes :

One of our objectives is to promote European go. For this reason, note that the cash prizes are reserved to those individuals who have resided in European soil in the last 2 years.

–  1st : 600 CHF,

–  2nd : 400 CHF

–  3rd : 200 CHF

+ Bonus : 100 CHF for the best currently living in Switzerland player

And as always, there will be a small gift for each participant !

PS : Please note that the prizes are not cumulative

If you have any question, feel free to contact a member of the committee :

Mehdi Slimani : mehdi.slimani@epfl.ch or mehdi.s0kt@gmail.com
Hector Pelletier : hector.pelletier@epfl.ch
Fanny Eustachon : fanny.eustachon@epfl.ch