36th WAGC Final Ranking

The 36th World Amateur Go Championship (WAGC), June 6 – 10, 2015 in Bangkok, Thailand

Total 57 Players from all over the world gather in Bangkok to compete in this year’s WAGC; The 4-days (7-10 June) competition in using 8-rounds Swiss system. This year’s event is co-organize by The International Go Federation (IGF) / The Go Association of Thailand (GAT).

MWA is represented by Chang Fu Kang (5D, age 12), he score a very impresive result with 5 wins & rank 11th place in the final standing.
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Source Link: http://www.pandanet.co.jp/event/worldama2015/live_e.htm

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36WAGC-Final Ranking

Chang FuKang

MWOC2015 – Final Standings

Amateur Dan Level:-

  • Champion: Chang Fu Kang
  • 1st Runner-up: Park Jisun
  • 2nd Runner-up: Shi Ming Le
  • 4th place: Teng Boon Ping
  • 5th place: Drake Chung
  • 6th place: Shinji Hirose
  • 7th place: Wynes Leong
  • 8th place: Low Rae Qiu

High Kyu Level:-

  • Champion: Lo Wei Haw
  • 1st Runner-up: Chang Xin
  • 2nd Runner-up: Eugene Wong
  • 4th place: Looi Ee Tack
  • 5th place: Brannon Por Kai She
  • 6th place: Wu Suen Kit
  • 7th place: Liaw Kang Yi
  • 8th place: Khor Kim Hau

Intermediate Kyu Level:-

  • Champion: San Horii
  • 1st Runner-up: Sim Kai Jin
  • 2nd Runner-up: Lunye Wei Yao
  • 4th place: Yew Wen Hui
  • 5th place: Tan Jing An
  • 6th place: Tan Jing Jia
  • 7th place: Lim Boon Ni
  • 8th place: Look Keyun

Low Kyu Level:-

  • Champion: Kosumi Shimmaru
  • 1st Runner-up: Mia Hirose
  • 2nd Runner-up: Mumi Hirose
  • 4th place: Foo Chuan Liang
  • 5th place: Wong Hai Long
  • 6th place: Lee Shou Wei
  • 7th place: Joshua Gan Shen We
  • 8th place: Hu Ley Yee
  • 9th place: Lee Shou Kai
  • 10th place: Low Yi Hong
  • 11th place: Ling Jian Hong
  • 12th place: Low Zhen Yu
  • 13th place: Foo Qing Yuan
  • 14th place: Lai Nai Zheng
  • 15th place: Khor Lei Wen
  • 16th place: Lee Jun Yan
  • 17th place: Foo Qing Lin
  • 18th place: Wong Zi Wei

University Level:-

  • Champion: Chow Zhi Mei
  • 1st Runner-up: Chong Yaw Wen
  • 2nd Runner-up: Tan Ee Beng
  • 4th place: Low Sze Kwong
  • 5th place: Raymond Ching
  • 6th place: Yu Yen Kan
  • 7th place: Shin Hon Siong
  • 8th place: Kong Wai Keat

Malaysia Weiqi Open Championship 2015 (MWOC 2015)

Malaysia Weiqi Open Championship 2015

Organized by:
* Malaysia Weiqi Association (MWA)
Sport and Exercise Science Society, Tunku Abdul Rahman University College (TARUC)

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Malaysia Weiqi Association

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Tunku Abdul Rahman University College (TARUC)

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Sport and Exercise Science Society, (TARUC)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Date :
* 30th May 2015 (Saturday) – 9.00am – 5.00pm (Dan and High Kyu)
31st May 2015 (Sunday) – 8.00am – 7.00pm (Dan, High, Intermediate, Low Kyu and University)

Venue:
* Tunku Abdul Rahman University College, Bangunan Tan Siew Sin

Tournament Categories:

  • Amateur Dan Level (1d – 6d)
  • High Kyu Level (9k – 1k)
  • Intermediate Kyu Level (15k – 10k)
  • Low Kyu Level (25 – 16kyu)
  • University Level

Registration Fee:

  • Dan and High kyu = RM60
  • Intermediate, Low Kyu and University Level = RM40
  • P/S: For non- MWA member and non-student will have extra RM10 surcharge for registration.

Tournament Format:

  1.  Dan and High kyu: two days Tournament,  Intermediate, Low kyu and University: One day tournament on the 2nd Day.
  2. Dan and High kyu plays on the 19 X 19 board. Intermediate, Low kyu and University plays on the 13 X 13 board.
  3. This is an individual tournament, using Swiss System.
  4. The tournament uses Japanese rules with Black giving Komi of 6.5 points on 19X19 board, 5.5 points on 13X13 board.

Tournament Time :

  • Dan Level : Each player is allocated to 60 minutes absolute time, overtime is considered lost.
  • High kyu: Each player 40 minutes absolute time, overtime is considered lost.
  • No time limit for Intermediate, Low kyu and University.

Prize :

  • Trophy and cash awards for top three players in each group.
  • Medal and awards for forth to eighth players in each group and Low kyu to sixteenth players.

Contact :

  • Tiong 012-3292205
  • Jimmy 012-2009396

Payment :

  • RHB bank account: 21421300025612 (Persatuan Weiqi Malaysia), kindly email the bank in slip and registration form to tenancky@gmail.com.
  • Registration counter will be set on every Saturday at The Kongzi Institute starts from 2pm to 6 pm.
  • Meal and T-shirt will be included for registration before 10th May 2015

Rules & Regulations:

  • The organizer shall not be held responsible or liable in any loss of contestant’s personal belonging during their participation.
  • The organizer shall not be held responsible or liable in any incidents / accidents during their participation.
  • The organizer holds exclusive and absolute rights to all photographs taken during the contest, the rights to feature such photographs in public inclusive all media range. No fees, charges, bills of any kind are claimable by agents of contestants and media agents, for usage of photographs.
  • The organizer shall be the sole Authority for all interpretations of these rules and regulation. Decision of the organizer shall be final.
  • Further information is available at the Malaysia Weiqi Association website at www.weiqi.org.my or Malaysia Weiqi Association Facebook.

Registration Forms:

Download registration form here ==> :
MWOC 2015 Registration Form
 (Doc) , MWOC 2015 Registration Form (PDF)

 

36th WAGC

The 36th World Amateur Go Championship in Bangkok

Dates : Friday, June 5 to Friday, June 12, 2015
Organizers : The International Go Federation (IGF) & The Go Association of Thailand (GAT)
Venue : Montien Riverside Hotel, Bangkok
Dates : Friday, June 5 to Friday, June 12, 2015
Competitors : 74 players from 74 countries and territories

Dear members, please take note that we are invited to send 1 player to participate in the coming 36th WAGC in Bangkok. MWA will hold a selection tournament to choose the representative for this event:

Selection tournament:
Date: 14 March 2015, 2pm
Venue: Kong Zi Institute UM
Contact: Mr. Tiong, Jimmy Cheng

Notice:-
1. Participant must be MWA member & Malaysian (with valid passport)
2. The organisers will be responsible for all transportation & accommodation expenses during the tournament periods (5-12 June).
3. Player need to pay for own air-tickets to/from Bangkok airport.

For more information please refer to the attached file ==>  Invitation 36th WAGC

Malaysia 1st Nationwide Weiqi Examination

Malaysia 1st Nationwide Weiqi Examination – 2015

Organizer: Malaysia Weiqi Association (MWA)
Co-Organizer: N-World Go Academy

Venue: Kong Zi Institute, University Malaya
Date:
21st March 2015 (Saturday)
Time: 9.00am – 6.00pm

Exam Method: Theory (paper test) & Practical (competition)

Entry Fees: Low Kyu = RM35, Mid Kyu = RM45, High Kyu = RM55
The registration fees includes: Weiqi Examination Certificate, Progressive report book & Lunch

Contact: Teacher Lee 016-3888758.  Teacher Jimmmy 012-2009396

Download Registration form here ==>> Malaysia 1st Nationwide Weiqi Examination

MWA 2015 AGM

Dear members, please be inform that Malaysia Weiqi Association (MWA) 2015 Annual General Meeting (AGM) will be held on:

Event: MWA 2015 AGM
Date/Time: 24th Jan 2015 ((Saturday), 3.00 PM
Venue: Kong Zi Institute , University Malaya

AGM agenda:

  • Financial report 2014
  • Tournaments at 2014
  • Membership benifits
  • MWA League
  • Changes of R&R of MWA
  • Making new T-shirt & Jacket
  • Update on MWA members ranking
  • MWA 2015 plans
  • Any Other matters

All members are encourage to attend, for further details please contact MWA exco members.

 

The 2nd South East Asia GO Championship

2nd SEA GO Championship

The 2nd South East Asia GO Championship

Date: 6 Dec 2014 – 7 Dec 2014 (8.00am – 7.00pm)

Venue: Bangunan Tun Tan Siew Sin, Tunku Abdul Rahman University College, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Participationg Teams: Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam

Malaysia

Malaysia

Indonesia

Indonesia

Singapore

Singapore

Thailand

Thailand

Vietnam

Vietnam

Organized by:
Malaysia Weiqi Association (MWA)
Sport and Exercise Science Society, Tunku Abdul Rahman University College (TARUC)

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Malaysia Weiqi Association (MWA)

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Sport and Exercise Science Society, (TARUC)

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Tunku Abdul Rahman University College (TARUC)