Tag: Registration

GP Prague 2018

GP Prague 2018

Once again donning my Registration Lead hat (metaphorically, as unfortunately CFBE don’t yet provide lead hats) it was a trip back to Prague. Always a highlight in my show calendar, I love travelling to the Czech Republic. It meets so many of my criteria for a great destination: cheap accommodation, cheap flights, great food and…

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GP Turin 2018

GP Turin 2018

Having been scorekeeper at many shows this year, GP Turin was an opportunity to dust off the registration lead skill set and spend a weekend getting players enrolled for their events. This show entailed working on the set-up crew building the event space, which was immensely hard work in the Italian heat, but a great…

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GP Copenhagen 2018

GP Copenhagen 2018

After the thrills and spills of my North American trip it was back to the European GP schedule with my very first trip to Denmark’s capital, Copenhagen. This is also my penultimate show as a scorekeeper (GP Brussels is my last planned show in that role) before picking up as Reg Lead for a few…

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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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