August 2012

Type: 
13 x 13

Run by any club on behalf of the BGA.

Cambridge ran the 2011 edition early in 2012.

Current Champion: 
Andrew Simons
Past Winners and Results: 
  • 2010, 2011 Andrew Simons
  • 2009 Matthew Cocke
  • 2008 Paul Smith
  • 2007 Natasha Regan
  • 2006 William Brooks
  • 2005 Alex Selby
  • 2004 David Ward
  • 2003 Simon Goss
  • 2002 Jin Hoon Yoon
  • 2001 John Rickard
  • 2000 Seong-June Kim
  • 1999 Dan Micsa
  • 1998 Mike Charles
  • 1997 Yong Cheol Shin
  • 1995 Francis Roads
  • 1983 Francis Roads
  • 1982 Des Cann
  • 1981 Richard Granville
  • 1980 Terry Stacey
Start Year: 
1980




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Originally held in a hall in Wolverton, the Milton Keynes Tournament has made its home at the Open University. Various different buildings on the campus have been used. It is a 3 round McMahon.

3-round McMahon tournament. Time limit 65 minutes with 30/5 overtime
Tournament Type: 
A
Current Champion: 
Bruno Poltronieri
Past Winners and Results: 
  • 2013 Bruno Poltronieri
  • 2011, 2012 Andrew Simons
  • 2010 Mathieu Delli-Zotti
  • 2009 Matthew Macfadyen
  • 2008 David Ward
  • 2007 Shaoyou Ouyang
  • 2006 Alex Selby
  • 2005 Bei Ge
  • 2004 Alex Rix
  • 2003 Lei Chen
  • 2002 Min Yang
  • 2000 John Rickard
  • 1999 Young Kim
  • 1998 Des Cann
  • 1997 Simon Shiu
  • 1996 T.Mark Hall
  • 1995 Matthew Macfadyen
  • 1994 Edmund Shaw
  • 1993 Y. Kim / Des Cann / Harold Lee / Francis Roads
  • 1992 Des Cann
  • 1991 Edmund Shaw
  • 1990 Matthew Macfadyen
  • 1989 Matthew Macfadyen / Edmund Shaw
Start Year: 
1989
Normal Month: 
July




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A 3-round McMahon held in the Welwyn Garden City Bridge Club room at Gosling Stadium in Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire.

3-round McMahon tournament. Time limit 60 minutes with 20/5 overtime.
Tournament Type: 
A
Current Champion: 
Michael Webster
Past Winners and Results: 
  • 2013 Michael Webster
  • 2012 Andrew Kay
  • 2011 Alison Bexfield / Alan Thornton
Start Year: 
2011
Normal Month: 
March




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Originally held in The Marton Arms in Thornton in Lonsdale, which was then owned by Go player Tim Hazleden. It continued for several years there after Tim's tragic death and raised money for local charities.

Current Champion: 
Toby Manning
Past Winners and Results: 
Start Year: 
1993
Normal Month: 
November




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

Current Champion: 
Andrew Kay
Past Winners and Results: 
Start Year: 
2012
Normal Month: 
February




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Usually held over a weekend in one of the buildings of Durham University.

In 2012 it was held on just one day as the British Go Congress was in Durham that year.

6 rounds McMahon, 7 points komi
Tournament Type: 
B
Current Champion: 
Alex Kent
Past Winners and Results: 
  • 2013 Alex Kent
  • 2012 Andrew Kay
  • 2011 Andrew Kay
  • 2010 Matt Crosby / Yohei Negi / Matt Reid
  • 2009 Yohei Negi
  • 2008 Andrew Jones
  • 2007 Matthew Cocke
  • 2006 David Ward
  • 2005 Francis Roads / Tim Hunt
  • 2004 Simon Shiu
Start Year: 
2004
Normal Month: 
June




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Midlands Tournament in 1988 and then Coventry Tournament until 2002 and from 2008, Leamington from 2003 to 2006.

3 rounds McMahon, held at the University of Warwick.

Current Champion: 
Bruno Poltronieri
Past Winners and Results: 
  • 2013 Bruno Poltronieri
  • 2012 Andrew Simons
  • 2011 Andrew Kay
  • 2008, 2009, 2010 Matthew Macfadyen
  • 2006 Bei Ge Held in and called Leamington
  • 2002, 2003, 2004 Des Cann Held in and called Leamington
  • 2001 Matthew Macfadyen
  • 2000 Seong-June Kim
  • 1990-1993. 1995, 1996, 1997, 1999 Matthew Macfadyen
  • 1989 Piers Shepperson
  • 1988 Matthew Macfadyen called Midlands
Start Year: 
1988
Normal Month: 
November




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3 round McMahon tournament run by Bracknell Go Club, but nowadays held in Wokingham and no longer in Bracknell itself. The first few tournaments were held in the Bracknell premises of ICL.

The Clive Hendrie Memorial Trophy was instigated in 2010 in memory of Clive Hendrie, long time organiser of the tournament.

3 round McMahon tournament. 60 minutes time limit with 30 moves in 5 minutes overtime.
Tournament Type: 
B
Current Champion: 
Jon Diamond
Past Winners and Results: 
  • 2013 Jon Diamond
  • 2012 Andrew Kay
  • 2011 Ian Marsh
  • 2010 Felix Wang
  • 2009 Jon Diamond
  • 2008 Jaeup Kim
  • 2007 Sam Aitken
  • 2006 Roman Pszonka
  • 2005 Heung-Soon Kwak
  • 2003, 2004 Jon Diamond
  • 2002 Seong-June Kim
  • 2001 Young Kim
  • 2000 Seong-June Kim
  • 1999 Young Kim
  • 1998 Michael Zhang
  • 1997 Antonio Moreno
  • 1996 Jim Clare
  • 1995 T.Mark Hall
  • 1994 Francis Roads
  • 1993 Quentin Mills
  • 1992 Ulf Olsson
  • 1991 Mark Cumper
  • 1990 Oliver Schmidt
  • 1988, 1989 Edmund Shaw
  • 1987 Jim Clare
  • 1986 Jim Barty
  • 1985 Jim Clare
  • 1984 Terry Stacey
  • 1983 Jim Barty
  • 1982 Terry Stacey
  • 1981 Matthew Macfadyen
  • 1980 Adam Pirani
  • 1979 Matthew Macfadyen
Start Year: 
1979
Normal Month: 
May




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At the first event, National Power was sponsor and provided the venue. After a few years at a social club, the event is now held in the Even Swindon Committee Centre. It is a 3 round McMahon.

Tournament Status: 
PROVISIONAL
Current Champion: 
Bei Ge
Past Winners and Results: 
  • 2013 - not held, venue not available
  • 2012 Matthew Cocke
  • 2011 Bei Ge
  • 2010 Alistair Wall
  • 2009 Matthew Macfadyen
  • 2007, 2008 Jaeup Kim
  • 2006 Alex Selby
  • 2005 Bei Ge
  • 2000 Simon Shiu
  • 1999 Des Cann
  • 1998 Matthew Macfadyen
  • 1997 Simon Shiu
  • 1996 T.Mark Hall
  • 1995 Francis Roads
  • 1994 T.Mark Hall
  • 1993 Zhang, Shutai
Start Year: 
1993
Normal Month: 
September




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Started by Brian Timmins in Crewe in January 1984, from 1987 it was held later in the year because of the British Go Congress in Crewe in 1986. Brian then moved his tournament to Shrewsbury and the Cheshire lapsed for 15 years.

It restarted in February 2001 with an Open section (top 8 players) and a Handicap section (rest).

3-round open (top 8 players) and 5-round handicap. Time limits 60 mins and 30 mins, with 40/5 overtime.
Tournament Type: 
B
Current Champion: 
Mark Elliot
Past Winners and Results: 
  • 2014 Mark Elliot
  • 2013 Toby Manning
  • 2012 Tony Atkins
  • 2011 Alex Rix
  • 2010 David Ward
  • 2009 Martin Harvey - awarded on results at the British Go Congress
  • 2008 Tony Atkins
  • 2007 Lianpeng Zhang
  • 2006 Yangran Zhang
  • 2005 Toby Manning
  • 2004 Andrew Morris
  • 2003 Tony Atkins
  • 2002 Ruud Stoelman
  • 2001 Kunio Kashiwagi
  • 1986 Piers Shepperson
  • 1985 Richard Granville
  • 1984 Chee-kul Choi
Start Year: 
1984
Normal Month: 
February




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