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Benjamin Trophy - Event Details

Event DateSaturday 25 April 2020
Start Time 12:00
LocationEvent CANCELLED,
ConvenerLiz McGowan
Event Capacity25
Available Places25


This event has been cancelled.

General Information

Match pointed one day event, 50 boards.  Starts at 12 noon.  Please note that it is acceptable to enter the Harrison Individual and then withdraw to play in the Benjamin.

Invitations are issued to the top 19 Grandmasters overall, and the leading six players (other than this 19) who have won the most National Master Points over the last 3 years as at 1st March.  Places not taken up will be filled by Grandmasters lower on the overall ranking list. 

Ranking is determined by the list published on 1st March 2020 on the SBU website and listed on the MEMPAD website.

Specific Requirements

Players are required to play a designated simple system (used for the Harrison & Benjamin).

Master Points

Maximum award of 10 National Points, based on a minimum entry of 25 players; awards to the top half of the field with at least 36 boards in play, otherwise to the top third.

Holder

Nigel Guthrie

Previous Winners

25

 

Competition Name Benjamin Trophy
Holder Nigel Guthrie
Event Type Match pointed individual - One day event.
System Players are required to play a designated simple system (used for the Harrison & Benjamin).
Master Points Maximum award of 10 National Points, based on a minimum entry of 25 players; awards to the top half of the field with at least 36 boards in play, otherwise to the top third.
Qualification

Invitations are issued to the top 19 Grandmasters overall, and the leading six players (other than this 19) who have won the most National Master Points over the last 3 years as at 1st March.

Places not taken up will be filled by Grandmasters lower on the overall ranking list.

Ranking is determined by the list published on 1st March 2020 on the SBU website and listed on the MEMPAD website.

Please note that it is acceptable to enter the Harrison Individual and then withdraw to play in the Benjamin

Venue

Carlton Bridge Centre
36B Warriston Gardens, Edinburgh EH3 5NE
Phone: 0131 552 3122

or Melville tbc

No. of Boards 50
  Estimated end time: 18:45
  
Contact Liz McGowan