Entries for date "May 2017"

Jeff (EGF 6dan) lecture on June 3rd.

Hi guys!

Take out your calendars, and mark down the date, because Jeff will be returning to the OSR for another lecture!

After a very tight vote, you guys decided to hear Jeff talking about how pro's use the 3-3 invasion differently after Alphago's innovations. The lecture will take place the 3rd of June at 5pm GMT in the Open Study Room on KGS. 

As usual it's ...

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Guo Juan lecture video + partnership


Hi everyone!

The 21st of May, Guo Juan kindly gave a 15-min lecture in the Open Study Room.

In this lecture, Guo Juan taught us all about a certain shape in the corner. This shape is also studied in this lesson from her website. There, you will be able to study it and memorise it's properties with 12 related Go problems.

Enjoy  the video !

Extended partnership with Guo Juan ...

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We stopped our partnership with Goro

Hi guys,

The following post will explain why we stopped our partnership with Goro, who used to be one of our teachers. 


Goro provided us a fake photo for his teacher page while claiming it was real. As a result, we will no longer be working with him. 

The full story:

In late March, we announced a partnership between Goro Matsuo and the Open Study Room.

As we ...

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