2006 Wellington Open

2006 Wellington Go Open

===== 4th and 5th of November 2006 =====
Venue: Room C339, Cotton Building, Victoria University
Entry Fee: $20

Playing Conditions & Draws

1 hour each, 30 seconds byo-yomi. NZ rules apply (7 points komi)
5 round Swiss. Draws will be made based on the following rules:
(1) No same two players shall meet more than once
(2) Players on the same score will be matched up in the next round where possible
(3) Players from different cities will be matched up where possible
Typically there are Dan and Kyu sections unless the number of entries is not sufficient.

Time Table

Saturday, 4th of November     Sunday, 5th of November  
* 9:00 - 11:30 Round 1   9:30 - 12:00 Round 4
* 11:30 - 12:20 Lunch   12:00 - 12:50 Lunch
* 12:20 - 2:50 Round 2   12:50 - 3:20 Round 5
* 2:50 - 5:20 Round 3   3:25- 3:40 Prize Giving

There was dinner and a go party at Corrins house on Saturday night: 21 Harbourview Road, Lower Hutt (Drive along Hutt motorway until you see a sign saying Lower Hutt on the right and turn left into Harbourview Road.) Phone: (021) 467784.

Tie-breaking: A tournament winner was determined by SOS in the event of a tie.

Contact: Teruhisa Yanagihashi 04-9721867 (home), 04-8031287 (work) or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Long Yang won the tournament with 4 wins, losing to Patrick.
Second equal was Ming Zhao and Patrick, both also on 4 wins. Ming lost to Long Yang and Patrick lost to Ming.
4 people were next, winning 3 games, Ken Xie, Yucong Phease, Edwin Phease and William Nash.
Barry Phease and Ai won 2 games.
In last place, Corrin Lakeland and Hordur won 1 game, in both cases a bye.

Kyu section:

Tristan won 4 games, 1 by default. His loss was his second game against Allan. Jonothan and Allan won 2 games.


2006 Wellington Go Open Entry Form

Complete and return to Teruhisa Yanagihashi, PO Box 24115, Manners Street, Wellington or send an e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with the following details.

    Family Name: ___________________________	
    First Name: _______________________________
    E-mail Address: _______________________________ 
    Telephone Number: ____________________
    Playing Strength: ________  dan  /  kyu   (delete either one)

If require airport pickup, time and date of arrival and flight number: ___________________________ I can bring the following number of go clocks _______ I need to be billeted on the following nights Friday, 3/11 Saturday, 4/11 I enclose a cheque for $20, made payable to Wellington Go Club or pay on arrival.