India’s first Go workshop and tournament held on 18/19 Feb 2023 in Mumbai was a huge success!
It was organized in partnership with Meeplecon - India’s biggest boardgames convention
Over the weekend, 100+ people were taught to play capture go and 20 of them proceeded to learn and play full 9x9 games
There was a healthy interest shown by the younger generation, the future of Go in India looks encouraging
We had 8 participatants in the tournament, Ilia Truilin (3-dan/Russia) won the 19x19 tournament, Urban Larsson(5-kyu/Sweden) came in runners-up
Samon from Mumbai won the 9x9 tournament