For this event, normally held every two years at the EGCC, the very strongest players throughout Europe receive personal invitations, which has included Matthew Macfdadyen. The BGA is normally asked to nominate one official British player. Anyone with a high enough European Go Rating  may elect to enter at their own expense.
|Year||BGA representative||Personal invitation||Other BGA players who attended||Results|
|2008 ||Bei Ge||David Ward||BG 13th, DW 51st in qualifier|
|2006 ||Matthew Macfadyen||Semi-final B-group|
|2004 ||Matthew Cocke||David Ward||MC 31st, DW 41st/78|
|2002 ||T Mark Hall||Matthew Macfadyen||Des Cann, David Ward||MM last 16, TH 49th=, DC 59th & DW 74th/74|