Janice Kim is a 3-dan professional Go player.
Kim is a United States citizen who was born in Illinois in 1969. In 1987 she became a Korean professional shodan. Janice lives in California with her husband Bruce and son Malachi.
She has done very well in a number of tournaments, the North American Masters Tournament seems to be her nemesis.
- 2003 3 Dan promotion Hanguk Kiwon
- 1994 EBS Cpu, third place
- 1987 Shodan promotion Hanguk Kiwon
- 1985 World Youth Championship, second place
- 1984 Fuji Women's Champion
She has also been playing poker for 5 years and has placed 4th in the World Poker Tour Ladies Championship in 2008.
JANICE KIM WINS MAJOR PROMOTION: Janice Kim has just been promoted to 3 dan by Korea's Hanguk Kiwon, the highest rank they've ever awarded to a woman player. "Unfortunately," reports Janice. "I have never concurrently been the same rank as a world champion, as they promoted Lee Se dol to 6 dan at the same time."