Non-Current Tournaments

Tournament Typesort icon Description Start Year Current Champion Trophy
London City

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

2012 Andrew Kay

Early events known as the Woodford tournament. The 1972 event was a handicap tournament.

Ceased in 2010

1972 Matthew Macfadyen

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.

1983 Andrew Kay
South Coast Handicap
1987 Tony Atkins
Korean Ambassador's Cup
2007 Bei Ge
Scottish Barlow
2002 Alex Kent
Cambridge MSO Dans'
Alex Selby
Isle of Man Die Hards
2008 Paul Barnard
2005 Paul Blockley
2005 Qi Chen

The Nottingham Tournament was held at the University six times in the 1980s, but it was not held between 1989 and 2009. In 2010 the Nottingham University Go Society restarted the event.

1983 Sin Voon Chin
New Malden
2003 Ben He

London School of Economics

2005 Yun He
2002 Roy-Andre Kirkebo

Held in Cupar.

Ceased in 2010

2005 David Lee

The Oxford Tournament's roots go back to the 1960s, but the current series started in 1983. It has been held in various colleges, and Freud's Cafe, but the venue for most recent years has been St Edmund Hall.

  • 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

Ceased 2008

2002 Li Shen
1998 Paul Smith
Alan Thornton
1999 Alistair Wall