Nichiran Silvernet Foundation New Years Party

January 24 2017 by Harry van der Krogt

On Sunday 20th January, the yearly New Years Celebration was celebrated in the EGCC. The Foundation organises activities for elderly Japanese citizens in the Netherlands. Every year they celebrate New Year with their members and guests like the Japanese Ambassador of Japan Mr. Koji Inomata, Board members of the Japanese Chamber of Commerce and the representatives of the Japan Desk of the city of Amstelv...   Read More.

Next european go congress will be in Oberhof, Germany (From EGF Website)

January 11 2017 by Lorentz Trippel

After the organizers of both proposed locations got together and decided to give more time for the selection of the host of the EGC 2017 the board of the EGF stepped back from it's decision to give it to Sochi. The member consultation was done in a short just one week time from 10 to 19 December.

27 of 37 members voted and with the proportional voting power the final result is 47 votes for Oberhof and 9 for Sochi. Again thanks to both federations for offering to take over the co...   Read More.

Im Memoriam Fons Bink

October 14 2016 by Board of the Eindhoven Go Club (translated by WW) and William Wandel

On the night of 10 to 11 October reached us the sad news that Fons Bink is deceased. Fons was an inspired teacher, and he had a lot of pupils, including some Dutch champions and youth champions. Within the Eindhoven Go Club, he was the driving force behind the beginner's course, the open evening and many other activities for a wider audience. He still gave Go lessons with great enthusiasm on a numb...   Read More.

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