Magic: the Gathering in the UK
This event is held each year in memory of Keith Loveys who passed away in September 2003 (aged 54).
Keith was renowned for always coming back from a bar with two pints of ale (this he assured us was to save time) in recollection of this the Keith Loveys Memorial is a drinking tournament where players are required to consume a minimum of 2 pints and 4 units of alcohol per round (there is a soft drink alternative available for those unable or unwilling to consume alcohol).
The winner of this event is not necessarily the best player:
2003 - Simon Cooper
2004 - Richard Nunn
2005 - Simon O'Keeffe
2006 - Eric Wakeman
2007 - Martin Dingler
2008 - Richard Collins
2009 - Jason Howlett
2010 - Jason Howlett
2011 - ?
Limited: Booster Draft
Product: 3 x Innistrad Boosters
Pairings: Modified Swiss
Computer Moderated (DCI Reporter v3)
£10.00 (however competitors are required to purchase their own drinks)
3 x Innistrad Boosters (competitors are stilled required to purchase their own drinks)
1 x Keith Loveys Memorial Trophy (the trophy may be retained for a year)