Summer Grill and Go in Frognerparken

Hi, we want to celebrate the summer for new and veteran Go players in Oslo with some grill and Go in Frogner Parken.

Date and time: Saturday 17. of June from 15:30

Address: Monolitten, Rolf E. Stenersens allé 85, 0268 Oslo

Everyone brings their own food they want to grill, and do you have a portable grill please take it with you:).

Also those of you who are able to take a go set it would be great if you did so.

We meet at the Monolith at 15:30 and go together to find a nice spot to sit.
The monolith is the tall statue of people on top of each other.

If you don’t find the monolith or you are coming later and need help finding us you can contact me at 91602739:).

Hope to see you there:)!

Oslo Open Lightning ChampionShip

Hi so a little update for the upcoming one day tournament this Saturday (20th. of May).


  • registration is 09:30
  • First round begins at 10:00.
  • second round 11:00
  • Third round 12:00.
  • lunsj 13:00
  • Fourth round 14:00
  • Fifth round 15:00.

Time settings will be 10 Min main time each, and 5 seconds increment(Fischer Time) for every move played.

It will be a full Handicap tournament so everyone will have the chance to Fight for the top spots:).

Will be playing at our at our usual place:

The informatics building at Blindern.

Address: Gaustadalléen 23B, 0373 Oslo.

No preregistration is needed to enter this tournament.

Looking forward to some fun lightning go with you all.

Nordic Championship 2023

Oslo Go Club has the pleasure to invite everyone to the Nordic Go Championship 2023, played in Oslo over the Easter Weekend, the 7th to 9th of April.

The tournament is open for everyone.

Tournament information

Tournament system: 6 rounds MacMahon
Rule system: EGF rules with 6 1/2 komi
Playing time: 60 minutes main time with 20 seconds added for each move played (Fischer time)

Tournament fee, normal: 400 NOK
Tournament fee, students and retirees: 200 NOK
Tournament fee, players below 15 years of age: Free

Schedule (tentative)

Friday April 7thSaturday April 8thSunday April 9th
10:00 – 11:00 Registration
11:15 Round 1
15:15 Round 2
10:00 Round 3
14:00 Round 4
09:00 Round 5
13:00 Round 6
16:30 Awards ceremony


The tournament will be held in the capitol of Norway Oslo.

We will play at Nydalen samfunnshus located at Gjerdrums vei 1, Oslo.

Getting there

You can take the metro to “Nydalen” station and walk about 7 minutes to the location or you can take the bus to “Tamburveien” station for a 2 minute walk.
To see what specific busses or metro to take I recommend using either the local site They also have an app just called “Ruter” or use google maps.


We will try to offer private accommodation to everyone who wants this. If you desire accommodation make sure to note it on the registration page when it comes up and we’ll see what we can do.

Registration (non-binding)

Registration here

Registered players

Oslo goclub moving back to IFI for our normal club meetings

English version below

Det er et nytt semester og som vanlig flytter vi nå tilbake til å spille i kantinen på IFI bygget den kommende Onsdagen fra kl. 17:00 (17.08.2022).

Håper alle har hatt en flott sommer og gleder meg til endelig å kunne spille go og sees igjen.

Bygg: Ole-Johan Dahls hus, ved UiO kampus

Adresse: Gaustadalléen 23B.

Tid: 17:00 – 21:00, hver Onsdag.

om du har noen spørsmål eller trenger hjelp til å finne frem kan du sende oss en mail på eller kontakte meg(Jon) på dette nummeret : 91602739

In English:

The new semester is here and as usual we will move back to ifi to play at our usual spot in the IFI canteen this coming Wednesday from 17:00 (17.08.2022).

Building: Ole-Johan Dahls hus, at UiO campus.

address: Gaustadalléen 23B.

Time: 17:00 – 21:00, every Wednesday.

Hope you all have had a wonderful summer and really looking forward to play some go and meet you again.

If you have any questions or need help finding us you can send us an email to or contact me(Jon) on this number: 91602739 

Vennlig hilsen/Best regards,

Oslo GoKlubb

Oslo Open 2022

English version below.

Vi i Oslo Goklubb kan endelig ønske alle Gospillere hjertelig velkommen til Oslo Open 2022.
Turneringen vil bli avholdt 21 og 22 mai og spillested vil som vanlig være på IFI sin kafeteria ved UiO.

Dette er en åpen turnering hvor alle nivåer er velkomne.

Adresse: Gaustadalléen 23B

Dato 21 – 22 Mai

Enkleste måten å komme seg til turneringen ved kollektivtransport er å ta T-banen til forskningsparken stoppet og gå derfra i ca 2 min.

Turnerings informasjon

Oppsett: 5 rounds MacMahon
Regler: EGF rules with 6½ komi
Spilletid: Fischer, 45 minutes + 15s/move


normal: 200 NOK
students and retirees: 100 NOK
spillere under 15 år eller første turnering: Gratis


10:00 Registrering
10:30 Registrering avsluttes
10:45 Runde 1
14:00 Runde 2
17:00 SpisePause
18:00 Runde 3
10:00 Runde 4
13:00 Runde 5
16:00 Avslutnings seremony

Registrer deg på registrerings siden:

Registrer deg på Registrerings siden

Har du noen spørsmål er det bare sende oss en mail til

Hjertelig Hilsen Oslo Goklubb


We in Oslo GoClub are happy to finally invite everyone to Oslo open 2022, the 21 – 22 of may.

This is an open tournament where players of all levels are welcome to play.

As usual it will be held in the cafeteria at IFI (Ole Johan Dahls Hus) at Uio.

Address: Gaustadalléen 23B

Date: 21 – 22 may

Tournament information

Tournament system: 5 rounds MacMahon
Rule system: EGF rules with 6½ komi
Playing time: Fischer, 45 minutes + 15s/move


normal: 200 NOK
Students and retirees: 100 NOK
Players below 15 years of age or first tournament: Free

Schedule (tentative)

10:00 Registration
10:30 Registration ends
10:45 Round 1
14:00 Round 2
17:00 Dinner
18:00 Round 3
10:00 Round 4
13:00 Round 5
16:00 Closing ceremony

Easiest way to get there is to take the Metro to “Forskningsplassen” station.

Register on the registration page

If you have any questions you can contact us at

Best regards Oslo GoClub

Registered players

Regular playing at IFI starts up again in Oslo!


Oslo Goclub is happy to invite everyone back to Ifi for some more Go!

Because of the change in the national regulations recently, Oslo Goclub will start with regular playing every wednesday at Ifi again!

As usual we will be playing at the Ifi cafeteria from 17:00 – 21:00 

Adresse: Gaustadalléen 23B, 0373 Oslo

Time: 17:00 -21:00, wednesday’s

Hope everyone is doing alright and looking forward to meeting everyone again and finally get to play some go face to face, on a real Go board,


Oslo goklubb kan endelig invitere alle tilbake igjen til regelmessig spillinger ved Ifi på onsdagene fremover.
Håper alt fremdeles står bra til. Ser frem til å møte alle igjen og ikke minst endelig få spilt litt go ansikt til ansikt.

Adresse: Gaustadalléen 23B, 0373 Oslo

Tid: 17:00 -21:00, Onsdager.

Beginner course

Hey everyone, a new semester is around the corner and Oslo GoClub will hold two beginner course for the game of Go.

The dates are 1. september and 8. september (both on a Wednesday).

Time: 18:00

Address: Gaustadalléen 23B

We will as always be playing in the cafeteria at the Informatics building(Ole Johan Dahls Hus). The club will meet as from 17:00 to prepare for the beginner course and then the beginner course starts at 18:00.

If there is any problem finding us you can call me on this number: +47 91602739

the beginner course will start of with experienced players showing the beginners the rules and then we will all play some atari Go which is a simplified version of Go to let you quickly get a feel for the basics of the game.

The rules of Go is extremely simple, you can probably learn them in a minute or two but the depth and strategy hidden in this game is never ending to the extent you can learn something new even after a lifetime of playing.

You can also check out our facebook arrangement for the beginner course here:

Hope you all have a great start on the new semester and looking forward to play with you all.

Best regards Jon Runar Melting

– Leader Oslo GoClub