Pro Visit

Miss Yoko Inori, born 15.06.1974, Go student of Koichi Kobayashi (pro 9-dan), achieved pro 1-dan and 2-dan in 1996, 3-dan in 1997 and 4-dan in 1998. She took part in qualifications for Women Honinbo 1999.

Miss Yukari Umezawa, born 04.10.1973, graduated at Keio university, Go student of Masao Kato (pro 9-dan), achieved pro 1-dan 1996, 2-dan 1998 and 3-dan 1999. She is known in Japan as television commentator of Go programs.

Diary of the visit
    Click for larger picture30.09.1999 14:00
    First contact in Novo Mesto (Slovenia).
    From left: Leon Matoh, 5-dan.
    Click for larger picture30.09.1999 18:00
    Visit to Croatian Igo Alliance headquarters.
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    Dinner at residence of Japanese ambasador in Croatia. (Ambassador is in middle of the left side).
    Click for larger picture Click for larger picture 01.10.1999 09:00-16:30
    Sightseeing of UNESCO heritage site, National Park "Plitvice".
    Click for larger picture01.10.1999 18:00
    Simultaneous games in Japanese embassy. From right: Zoran Mutab×ija, 5-dan, Mladen Smud, 4-dan and Mr.Keisuke Oba, Japanese ambassador.
    Click for larger picture01.10.1999 19:00
    Teaching in Japanese embassy for Japanese residents in Zagreb. From left: Mr.Kameda
    Click for larger picture Click for larger picture 02.10.1999 13:30-16:30
    Simultaneous games in club "Sax". Our guests played against 4 players at a time.
    Click for larger picture Click for larger picture Beside quite lot of youngsters, we were visited also by Japanese residents in Zagreb.
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    Simultaneous games in club "Sax". Japanese ambassador also paid a visit.
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    In front of club "Sax": on left, participants of Candidates tournament for Championship of Croatia, on right, participants of the Children tournament.