For the third time in a row, Austria faces an opposing team that very clearly outranks our team. On board 1, I encountered one of the so far 5 EGF pros who just spent half a year studying in China.
In the first edition of the Ellie Cup I scored 3:1 after losing the first round. In the result table I’m shown as 6th place, but due to the particular K.O.-System for the top 16, I ended up taking the 10th place. Continue reading
I went to Grenoble this weekend to watch the EYGC and play at the Ellie Cup. Twas my first time to visit Lyon and Grenoble respectvely. Voilà a collection of my impressions. Continue reading
This round I faced Bonn’s guest player and an old opponent who is slightly stronger than me. SPOILER: Continue reading
Recently a wrong (afaik) refutation to a particular trickplay is being circulated in our Go club, so I felt compelled to spread the correct variations I know of. Continue reading
“Pétango is a game of skill vaguely derived from pétanque and go. Its origin can be traced probably to the mid 2000s, notably to the French summer camp in 2007. Since then, a bunch of variants have appeared. Here is an attempt to formalise the rules.” Continue reading
Last weekend the Erding tournament was held. This tournament has a long tradition among Austrian tournaments. Personally, this year marked my 9th participation, and my 9th time winning a prize in Erding 🙂 Continue reading