Director: Quan Sun
2022 We-Go Online Open
Since its establishment in 2016, We-Go Club has gathered a large number of Go enthusiasts of all ages. Together we are on a mission to create a professional Go environment for beginners and to popularize Go across the world! In January 2022, We-Go Education will be hosting The Fifth We-Go Open. The event will be divided into two major groups: the Open group, and the children's group. We will set up qualifying competitions for all category, where winners will be allowed to qualify for the major event competition. The Open category will be an open format, and those who score well will receive prizes and other bonuses. Whether you are an admirer of Go, play Go for fun, or just want to learn more about the game, we welcome you all to journey with us on our mission to popularize Go throughout the World!
1. Date: Sunday, January 16, 2022 EST (11:00 am - 7:00 pm)
2. Online Platform: OGS (https://online-go.com)
3. Registration (Deadline: January 10, 2022)
Step 1: Register
Login to the CGA website with your account (if you don’t have one, please create a new account), and click on the “register” option on this event page. This can be done right now, and you should immediately see your name listed below on the participants.
Step 2: Additional Information Form
Please fill out this google form for additional information: https://forms.gle/Cvysqg2CorD3LrEGA
Fees: The payments can be E-transfered to [email protected]
Early Bird: $30/player (Before January 01 , 2022)
Regular: $35/player (After January 01 , 2022)
4. Certificates: All the certificates are issued by CGA (Canadian Go Association). If grading is successful, additional fees will be charged for certificate processing.
5. Online Tournament Schedule
6. Tournament Rules:
5 rounds - Swiss MacMahon Method
AGA Rule, 19x19 board, Komi 7.5; 13x13 board, Komi 5.5.
Timing: 20 minutes main time + 3 periods of 30 seconds (A typical game will take about 30-45 minutes to complete).
Rating tournament system: http://info.go-canada.org/youth-rating-tournament/
7. Promotion table: http://info.go-canada.org/promotion-tables/
1D or above players will be collecting winning points in order to upgrade their level (the points will be calculated by CGA system)
If you are unsure about your child’s rank, please ask your current Go teacher. If you already have Go Rank Certificate, please register based on that.
20K – 1K division will use 19x19 board to play.
30K-25K beginner level will use 13x13 board, win at least 1 games out of 5 will get a certificate of 25K.
If there are not enough players, the Tournament/ Exam Organizer will arrange the pairing manually and post it during the matches.
If there are not enough players in the same group, and the participants level differs from each other greatly; a handicap will be decided by the Canadian Go Association and the organizer for the match to be effective. The following chart shows the handicaps will apply for each level.
Handicap Table: http://info.go-canada.org/handicap-tables/
8. Online Tournament Special Rules (PLEASE READ CAREFULLY)
1. The participant needs to pay the exam fee in full before the exam starts.
2. The participant should not quit the exam in the middle of the day. All players need to complete five rounds of matches. If the player gets sick or encounters emergency situations during the tournament and has to leave, the player will not be raised to their proposed level even with enough wins.
3. All forms of AI and alternative help is strictly forbidden in this competition. Failure to do so will result in immediate termination of the tournament. The player is not welcomed to any of the We-Go tournaments in one year.
4. To ensure the fairness of online competitions, all players have to turn on their camera and join the video chat room before games start. Note that the video must clearly show the player. Any players who fail to join the video room or fail to turn on their cameras will have to follow organizers' final decisions.
5. If you suspect a player is using AI or other alternative help, you can request the referees to conduct an inspection report of that round. $30 is needed for the inspection report. However, if the inspection indicates that the other player did use AI or other alternative help, we will fully refund as well as changing the result of the round. If the other player’s playing history is clear and valid, you will not receive the refund of the inspection report.
6. If there are any other emergency situations, please contact We-Go to let us know.
Name: Quan Sun
Email: [email protected]
|Will Wang||1p||Burnaby||Jan 11, 2022|
|Quan Sun||7d||Waterloo||Dec 11, 2021|
|Elvis Elvis Chen||3d||Vancouver||Jan 04, 2022|
|Wenyong Chen||3d||Edmonton||Jan 13, 2022|
|Alan Zhang||3d||North york||Jan 13, 2022|
|Crane Kuo||3d||2d||Waterloo||Dec 11, 2021|
|YICHEN Lu||2d||Surrey||Jan 01, 2022|
|Ron Mackenzie||1d||Ottawa||Jan 14, 2022|
|Ruiqi Wen||1d||1d||Stratford||Dec 19, 2021|
|Ragnarr Marksen||1d||College station||Jan 13, 2022|
|Nathan Yin||1k||Waterloo||Nov 30, 2021|
|Jerry Yu||3k||6k||Newmarket||Jan 13, 2022|
|Louis Cheng||3k||1d||Vancouver||Jan 14, 2022|
|Hy Ngo||3k||1d||Mississauga||Jan 10, 2022|
|Xinghao Yin||4k||2k||Calgary||Nov 30, 2021|
|Gabriel Barbeau Hénault||4k||Sherbrooke||Jan 14, 2022|
|Thomas Jiang||4k||4k||Vancouver||Dec 03, 2021|
|Steve Kong||6k||2k||Markham||Jan 09, 2022|
|Timothy Lin||7k||5k||Waterloo||Jan 11, 2022|
|Jiahao Liu||8k||3k||Regina||Jan 15, 2022|
|Sam Fragello||8k||Monongahela||Jan 14, 2022|
|Eric Kuksin||9k||8k||Calgary||Dec 30, 2021|
|Wenyong LUO||9k||5k||Waterloo||Dec 11, 2021|
|Bohong Qin||10k||8k||Kitchener||Jan 11, 2022|
|George Feng||12k||18k||Richmond hill||Dec 03, 2021|
|Sarah Yang||12k||13k||Markham||Jan 12, 2022|
|Bingshu Zhao||12k||6k||Antigonish||Dec 25, 2021|
|Mulin Chen||13k||10k||Oakville||Dec 07, 2021|
|Ryan Yang||13k||Markham||Jan 11, 2022|
|Yuxuan He||15k||7k||Ottawa||Dec 27, 2021|
|Dylan Lin||15k||8k||Richmond hill||Jan 09, 2022|
|Lucas Xiang||15k||10k||Edmonton||Dec 21, 2021|
|Rachel Lin||15k||Toronto||Jan 10, 2022|
|Will Lo||15k||9k||Markham||Jan 12, 2022|
|Matthew Ye||16k||9k||North york||Jan 11, 2022|
|Ben Lin||17k||Regina||Dec 05, 2021|
|Jin Yoo||17k||10k||Toronto||Dec 31, 2021|
|Emma Yin||18k||18k||Regina||Dec 04, 2021|
|Cedric Gao||19k||15k||Toronto||Nov 30, 2021|
|Fiona Ye||19k||13k||North york||Jan 11, 2022|
|Xuan Chen Liu||20k||13k||Alexandra||Dec 04, 2021|
|Jeremy Wang||20k||9k||North york||Jan 13, 2022|
|Jason Liu||20k||1k||Richmond hill||Dec 16, 2021|
|Annabella Sun||20k||18k||Oakville||Jan 09, 2022|
|Derek Xu||20k||18k||Regina||Dec 02, 2021|
|Samuel Yan||20k||15k||Charlottetown||Dec 08, 2021|
|Maryam Parvez||20k||15k||Toronto||Dec 23, 2021|
|Nathan Zhang||20k||18k||Mississauga||Jan 06, 2022|
|Yichen Liu||21k||6k||Edmonton||Dec 20, 2021|
|JitShuen Liew||21k||10k||Waterloo||Dec 30, 2021|
|Matt Zhang||22k||10k||Markham||Dec 22, 2021|
|Harley Zheng||22k||8k||Kitchener||Nov 30, 2021|
|Hanson Yuan||23k||10k||Charlottetown||Dec 08, 2021|
|Sean Liu||23k||9k||Toronto||Dec 31, 2021|
|Jizhou Li||23k||9k||Bedford||Jan 06, 2022|
|Alannah Xu||23k||15k||Waterloo||Jan 10, 2022|
|Vanessa Wang||23k||10k||Edmonton||Dec 08, 2021|
|JitHom Liew||23k||13k||Waterloo||Dec 30, 2021|
|Yimeng Liu||23k||8k||Edmonton||Dec 20, 2021|
|QianQuinn Zhao||24k||10k||Vaughan||Dec 07, 2021|
|Edward Zhu||24k||8k||Charlottetown||Nov 30, 2021|
|Patrick Zimo Li||24k||10k||Edmonton||Dec 18, 2021|
|Jerry Zhu||25k||10k||Toronto||Dec 30, 2021|
|Gabriel Zhang||25k||13k||North york||Dec 01, 2021|
|Boyu Qin||25k||15k||Kitchener||Jan 11, 2022|
|Benson Chen||25k||10k||Vaughan||Dec 22, 2021|
|Vincent Hu||25k||10k||Burnaby||Dec 01, 2021|
|Halo Li||25k||21k||Regina||Dec 03, 2021|
|David Zhao||25k||23k||Regina||Dec 29, 2021|
|Kyla Huang||25k||9k||New westminster||Dec 29, 2021|
|Enyi Zou||25k||17k||Surrey||Dec 04, 2021|
|Angel Lee||25k||10k||Charlottetown||Dec 29, 2021|
|Weijie Xu||25k||20k||Toronto||Jan 11, 2022|
|Aiden Huo||25k||10k||Markham||Jan 13, 2022|
|Jeremy Chen||25k||14k||Richmond hill||Dec 08, 2021|
|Simon Xu||25k||Charlottetown||Dec 05, 2021|
|Matthew Hong||25k||15k||Vancouver||Dec 13, 2021|
|思源 尹||25k||St. catharines||Dec 14, 2021|
|Michael Mi||25k||15k||Vaughan||Dec 24, 2021|
|William He||25k||15k||Markham||Dec 30, 2021|
|James Pang||25k||15k||Stratford||Dec 29, 2021|
|Jesse Yang||25k||25k||Surrey||Jan 06, 2022|
|Yuheng Dong||25k||Richmond||Jan 01, 2022|
|Thomas Su||25k||15k||Richmond||Jan 12, 2022|
|Will Wang||25k||14k||Burnaby||Jan 11, 2022|
|Jaden Ren||25k||25k||Vancouver||Jan 11, 2022|
|Chenxi Zhe||25k||25k||Waterloo||Jan 12, 2022|