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Title Current Championsort icon Description trophy
Shropshire Bruno Poltronieri

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.

Cheshire Handicap Brian Timmins

The Handicap section played until 2014 over 5 (or 6) rounds alongside the Cheshire Open.

New Malden Ben He
Korean Ambassador's Cup Bei Ge
Anglo-Japanese Matches Anglo

Held in London between Nippon Club (Japanese) and Central London Go Club (Anglo).
Prior to the Trophy starting in 1988 most matches were won by the Japanese.

Online League (Individual) Andrew Simons
London City Andrew Kay

A 3 round McMahon, held in the City of London.

Birmingham Andrew Kay

3 round McMahon tournament. Run first 1983 and restarted by a different organiser in the 1990s. Held in 2002 to celebrate the Golden Jubilee and restarted in 2013.

Letchworth Andrew Jones
Portsmouth Alistair Wall
Epsom Downs (Wedding) Alistair Wall

Held during the reception of Paul and Yvonne Margett's wedding.

South London Alistair Wall
Women's World Qualifier Alison Jones

This tournament was formerly held primarily to select a British entry for the World Women’s Amateur Go Tournament.

Cambridge MSO Dans' Alex Selby
KGS Alex Kent
Scottish Barlow Alex Kent
Bournemouth Alan Thornton
Weak Knee Dans Grand Prix Alan Thornton
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.

British Student

British Go Association Online Student Championship

Students are defined as

  • Under-18 or
  • Under-26 and studying full-time or part-time at a UK approved educational establishment

Note: this is different to the BGA membership concessionary rate definition