Category: Grand Prix

GP Amsterdam 2018

GP Amsterdam 2018

GP Amsterdam was my second event as a scorekeeper and my first full weekend doing the role. I have to admit that despite having worked at GPs for the better part of four years now this was only the second time I’ve been to an event feeling nervous. This anxiety was part down to a…

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GP Madrid 2018

GP Madrid 2018

After the mania of London and the learning curve of Lyon, the Team Constructed GP in Madrid was a relatively tame affair. Three hundred teams turned up to battle with their Standard, Modern and Legacy decks in Spain’s capital. Team GPs present a unique challenge for those of us that work outside of the main…

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GP Lyon 2018

GP Lyon 2018

How do you raise the blood pressure of an experienced Grand Prix road warrior? You cancel the train that forms the bed rock of their entire travel itinerary and then add insult to that injury by literally insulting them when they try and resolve the issue. This forms the basis of my Thursday morning on…

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GP London 2018

GP London 2018

It had never occurred to me why GP scorekeepers always appear to have a slight edge to their demeanour until I was asked to step into their shoes as an emergency replacement and spend two of my three days at the GP enhancing my relationship with Wizards’ Event Reporter (WER). Grand Prix London was my…

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