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Obon Go Tournament 2023: Celebrating Success and Community

The 2023 Obon Go Tournament at the San Francisco Go Club was a resounding success, bringing together enthusiasts from all around for a day of strategy, camaraderie, and some delightful culinary surprises! We want to extend our heartfelt appreciation to everyone who participated and made this event truly special.


Division 1:

  • 1st Place: Eric Lee

  • 2nd Place: Amy Guo

  • 3rd Place: Sheng Xu

Division 2:

  • 1st Place: Steven Zierk

  • 2nd Place: Sheldon Li

  • 3rd Place: Liam Liu

Division 3:

  • 1st Place: Steve Uurtamo

  • 2nd Place: Miya Barcus

  • 3rd Place: Zel Farell-Alvarado

These remarkable players showcased their exceptional skills and dedication to the game, making every match a thrilling experience. Congratulations to all the winners for their impressive performances!

We had the pleasure of savoring a delightful culinary experience during the tournament from local restaurant Nippon Curry. Their offerings added to the overall enjoyment of the day, leaving participants adequately fueled to compete.

We also want to thank all the volunteers, organizers, and sponsors who contributed to the success of this event. Your dedication to the San Francisco Go Club community is invaluable, and it's because of your efforts that we can host such memorable tournaments.

At the heart of the San Francisco Go Club is our passion for this ancient game and the wonderful community that surrounds it. The Obon Go Tournament was a shining example of this, and we look forward to many more exciting events to come.

Once again, congratulations to all the participants and winners of the 2023 Obon Go Tournament. Thank you for making it a fantastic day filled with competition and camaraderie!

Stay tuned for more updates and events from the San Francisco Go Club. Until then, may your stones stay strong!

San Francisco Go Club

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