Russian national Go team is the strongest one in Europe. For the past 10 years, Russian teams has won more than 100 medals, regularly winning all major European tournaments. The best result of the Russian team at the World Championships – 4th place.
Place of the tournament – capital of the Far Eastern Federal District, Vladivostok. The Far East of Russia is the leader in Go development. For the first time in the history of the championships, a large festival called 41st WAGC Fanfest for citizens is planned.
The purpose of the World Amateur Go Championship is popularization of strategy and intelligence development. World competitions attract the attention of millions of viewers and highlight new ideas and opportunities. Intellect is the main resource of the modern world, and we would like to draw attention to investing in humans in the Far East of Russia. The Go game is the pearl of Asian culture, communication at the game board will connect residents of all continents, having gathered them in the summer of 2020 in Vladivostok.