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2023 North Carolina State Go Championship
Saturday, September 30, 2023, 9:00 AM until 5:30 PM Eastern Time (US & Canada) (UTC-05:00)
shelter #2, Reedy Creek, Umstead State Park
8801 Glenwood Ave
Raleigh, NC 27617
This event will take place at Umstead State Park and will feature generous cash prizes in all sections as well as trophies.
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED for this event. To participate you must register before 6:00 PM Friday, September 29th.
The location of this event is shelter #2, at the Reedy Creek entrance to the park. To get to the Reedy Creek entrance coming from Durham, take I-40 to exit 287 (Cary/Harrison Ave) and turn left onto N. Harrison Ave, crossing the I-40 overpass. The Reedy Creek entrance is less than 1/4 mile. To get to the Reedy Creek entrance coming from Raleigh, take I-40 to exit 287 (Cary/Harrison Ave) and turn right onto N. Harrison Ave. The Reedy Creek entrance is less than 1/8 mile. After you enter the parking area, continue straight into the area to the far right corner (see image at left). The shelter is located about 20 yards south of the parking lot. We will have signs posted to help you locate the site. The location is on the Cary side of Umstead Park and is accessible via I-40 to Harrison Avenue. Do not use the Umstead entrance on US Hwy 70. There is no connection to the Reedy Creek entrance from US Hwy 70.
Jeff Kuang will be the Tournament Director. Time settings will be 45 minutes main time, with 5 byo-yomi periods of 30 seconds each. This is an AGA rated tournament.
Current AGA members enter at their actual AGA ratings, unless cleared by the Tournament Director to self-promote.
Entry costs are $30 for adults and $15 for youths 21 years old and younger. Please renew your AGA membership online before the tournament. You must be a current AGA member to participate. AGA membership or renewal forms will be available at the tournament but all fees must be paid before you can play.