Thrilling Battles and Sourdough Delights: Golden Gate Go Tournament Shines at the SF Go Club!

The San Francisco Go Club, a bastion of Go history and community, served as the perfect venue for the Golden Gate Go Tournament on Saturday May 20th. Surrounded by the cultural tapestry of Japantown, this historical club has nurtured a love for the game that spans generations and predates even the completion of the iconic Golden Gate Bridge. A testament to the enduring spirit of Go, the Golden Gate Tournament brought together passionate players for a day of strategic battles and delightful camaraderie.

Participants of all skill levels flocked to the SF Go Club for the event. Amidst the spirited gameplay, attendees were treated to a culinary delight provided by the renowned Boudin Bakery. The scent of clam chowder sourdough bread bowls and sandwiches mingled with the anticipation in the air, creating an ambiance that catered to both the mind and the palate.

The top three winners in each division were as follows:

Division 1:
1st place – Jeremy Chiu
2nd place – Chao Xie
3rd place – Linden Chiu

Division 2:
1st place – Liam Liu
2nd place – David Liao
3rd place – Jun Wu

Division 3:
1st place – Lorence Tsai
2nd place – Jackson Stogel
3rd place – TsungYu Tsai

We extend our warmest congratulations to all the winners for their outstanding performances and strategic brilliance. For those who missed out, we invite you to join us for future tournaments and events at the SF Go Club. Let’s continue to build on our legacy of fostering the love for Go in the Bay Area and create unforgettable memories together.

Stay tuned for upcoming events and mark your calendars. We look forward to welcoming you to the SF Go Club!

Best moves and warm regards,
The SF Go Club Team