August 2017: Stephanie taught at the 2017 US Go Congress in San Diego, CA, holding game reviews, live broadcasts, and playing simultaneous games.
They can be found in the AGA Congress reports and on the official AGA Youtube Channel. Ryan placed 2nd in the US Open Masters and won 1st place in the North American Masters Tournament.
June 2017: Congratulations to Ryan on winning in the round of 64 and 32 of the 3rd Mlily Cup Professional Tournament! He defeated 2 Chinese professional players and advanced to the top 16, one of which being world champion Chen, Yaoye! This is the first time a North American Pro has defeated an international Go champion. Headlines stories can be found in Chinese and English.
June 2017: Congratulations to all young players' achievement on 2017 US Go Rating Competition. This is a tournament for beginners under 18 years old to obtain an official go rating in the American Go Association rating system. Details can be found on the AGA website.
May 2017: As a main commentator of the Google team, Stephanie attended the "Future of Go Summit" in the historical town of Wuzhen, China from May 20-28. Google Deepmind's AlphaGo defeated the current No. 1 player in the world, Ke Jie 3 consecutive times. Watch Stephanie's commentary for the game 1, game 2, and game 3, and the other exciting events such as Team Go and Pair Go here.
March 2017: Ryan and Stephanie visited the Evanston Go Club at Starbucks in Chicago. They played 10 people in simultaneous games. Check out the AGA e-journal story here.
September 2016: New York Go Association hosted the 1st Official Youth Go Championship. Check here for the AGA e-journal story.