British Youth Go Championship

Type: 
Youth
Venue: 
Brownsover Hll, Rugby.
Postcode: 
CV21 1HU
Directions: 
Brownsover Hall is 2 km from J1 on the M6, 8km from J20 on the M1. From J1 on the M6 follow the A426 south and Brownsover Hall is well-signposted on the right. After turning off the A426, beware of the R turn into the premises - easy to miss.
Contact: 
Tony Atkins
Current Champion: 
Tom Bradbury

Annual youth championships and schools' event

Each year youth titles at U8, U10, U12, U14, U16 and U18 are contested, in addition to the titles of overall British Youth Champion and British Schools Team Champions. The event feature a mixture of even games in the championship games and handicap games after elimination, played on full-sized 19-by-19 boards. Beginners and those new to the game are made particularly welcome and can select to play most of their games on 13x13 boards.

There are trophies for each age group, a youth trophy that was presented by the Yomiuri Shimbun newspaper, the Castledine Trophy for the best school and a junior school trophy.

The entry fee is £15, which includes tea, coffee and a buffet lunch, and must also be paid by accompanying adults.

Past Winners and Results: 
Start Year: 
1984
Normal Month: 
November
Current?: 
Current


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