39th World Youth Goe Championship

The 39th edition of the World Youth Go Championship is set to take place in the picturesque town of Vatra Dornei, Romania. This prestigious event, drawing young Go players from across the globe, will be hosted in the historic Casino building. Nestled in the heart of Vatra Dornei, the Casino building stands as a magnificent example of classic architecture, offering a grand and elegant venue for the championship.

Participants will engage in intense and strategic matches within the Casino’s ornate halls, surrounded by the rich cultural heritage and natural beauty of Vatra Dornei. The championship promises not only competitive play but also an opportunity for cultural exchange and camaraderie among the international participants.

The event will feature various categories based on age groups, ensuring that young Go enthusiasts of different skill levels can compete and showcase their talents. The tournament is expected to be a vibrant celebration of youth and the ancient game of Go, fostering a spirit of sportsmanship and global unity.


WYGC venue

Take a virtual tour of the spectacular Casino building here

WYGC Schedule

Sunday 25th August

Wednesday 28th August

Monday 26th August

Thursday 29th August

Tuesday 27th August

Friday 30th August