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Tournamentsort icon Type Description Start Year Current Champion Trophy
MSO Rapid Lightning
1999 Tony Atkins
MSO Weekend
1997 Migaku Hayashi
MSO Youth Youth
2000 William Brooks
National Knock-Out
1976 Matthew Macfadyen
New Malden
2003 Ben He
Nippon Club Cup Team

Formerly awarded to the Club team with the best percentage in the British Open at the British Go Congress.

1986 Epsom
North East Lightning
1995 Simon Shiu
North London
1986 Terry Stacey
Norwich
1998 Paul Smith
Online League (Individual) Online
Andrew Simons
Other Leagues

Other regional leagues have been held, mostly in the 1970s and early 1980s, but reporting of results was patchy.

In addition the Jubilee Challenge Trophy (a Goban) was instigated for the Queen's Silver Jubilee in 1977. After a few years of competition it was won by Leamington, who still hold it.

Oxford

The Oxford Tournament's roots go back to the 1960s, but the current series started in 1983. It has been held in Lincoln College, Rhodes House, University College, Somerville College, and Freud's Cafe, but the venue for most recent years has been St Edmund Hall. A "Not The Oxford" tournament was held in London in 1985 when Oxford was cancelled.

  • A 3-round McMahon Main Tournament, interleaved with ...
  • An optional Novices Tournament (with gifts, and additional prizes).
  • This is immediately followed by an (optional) supper to commemorate Simon Eve, and meet other Go-players.
  • Younger players: Financial support, and extra prizes for Under-18, Under-15, Under-12, and Under-9 players.
  • Team Competition/Prize: make your own team – same club/family/whatever.
1983 Li Shen
Portsmouth
1999 Alistair Wall
Reading
1973 T.Mark Hall
RTP Handicap Handicap
Scottish Barlow
2002 Alex Kent
Shropshire

When Brian Timmins moved from Cheshire to Shropshire he started the Shrewsbury Tournament, it being held in the riverside Gateway Centre. It has since had a couple of changes of organiser and has now become the Shropshire Tournament, held in the Memorial Hall in Hinstock.

Includes a mystery problem set with associated brief teaching session. Homemade lunches available and post-tournament dinner locally. Registration by 10:20.

1989 Bruno Poltronieri
South Coast Handicap
1987 Tony Atkins
South London
1994 Alistair Wall
Thames Valley Team Trophy Team

A team event for clubs located in the tideless part of the Thames Valley. It was a League until 1993 and has been a one day tournament on Easter Monday since then (often known by lots of Ts, eg TTTTTTTTTTTTTTTT).

Note the Broken Go Stone Trophy is not the original broken stone as it got broken.

2013 awarded on team result at Bracknell Tournament.

1985 Wanstead