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Canada Open Online 2020

posted Sep 25, 2020, 4:24 PM by Johnny Lau   [ updated Sep 27, 2020, 12:16 PM ]
Saturday, October 24, 2020 - Sunday, November 01, 2020
Director: Jia Bao (Amy) Guo
Location: Online

Introduction:
Welcome to the Canadian Go Open 2020 Online tournament! This year, the nation-wide tournament will take place online due to the global pandemic. The tournament will take place over two weekends from October 24th to November 1st. Through this online offering, we would like to provide participants an opportunity to utilize their skills in a competitive environment. Also, we would like to acknowledge the hard work and dedication of players around Canada in this difficult and unusual situation. Players all across Canada and beyond would be able to engage in rigorous and fascinating games while at the comfort and safety of their homes.

Schedule:
Regular registration ends on October 19th
Late registration ends on October 24th at 10:00am (ET)

Saturday, October 24th - Round 1 & 2
Round 1 Start - 1:00pm (ET)
Round 2 Start - 4:30pm (ET) 

Sunday, October 25th - Round 3 & 4
Round 3 Start - 1:00pm (ET)
Round 4 Start - 4:30pm (ET)

Saturday, October 31 - Round 5 & 6
Round 5 Start - 1:00pm (ET)
Round 6 Start - 4:30pm (ET)

Sunday, November 1 - Playoffs for open division, Pair Go, Blitz Rounds
TBD

Note that you will be able to take a bye for any round you cannot attend (a deadline to request one before the round will be specified), although doing so may impact your prize eligibility.

Cost
Regular Registration: $20
Late Registration: $25

Registration fees will be collected via online methods (TBD)

For more information and registration, check the Canadian Go Association page.
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