[Computer-go] May KGS bot tournament: 19x19, fast

Nick Wedd nick at maproom.co.uk
Thu Apr 28 04:06:26 PDT 2011

The May 2011 KGS computer Go tournament will be on Sunday May 8th, 
starting at 16:00 UTC and ending at 22:00 UTC.

It will be a 12-round Swiss with 19x19 boards, 14 minutes each of main 
time, and Canadian Overtime of 10 moves in 30 seconds.  It will use 
Chinese rules with 7.5 points komi. There are details at
http://www.gokgs.com/tournInfo.jsp?id=587 .

Registration is now open.  To enter, please read and follow the 
instructions at http://www.weddslist.com/kgs/how/index.html . The rules 
are given at http://www.weddslist.com/kgs/rules.html . Your bot need not 
be strong to enter, indeed weak and new bots are particularly welcome.

Please send your registration email (with the words "KGS Tournament 
Registration" in the title) to me at maproom at gmail dot com (converted 
to a valid address by using "@" and ".").

Nick Wedd    nick at maproom.co.uk

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