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Tom Clarke Memorial Grand Prix

The Grand Prix is a season long competition in which players gain points in all the weekend events played in Northern Ireland. The imposing and unusual trophy is presented in memory of one of Ulster's finest players, Tom Clarke.

The City of Belfast Championships, held 16-17 May at Belfast Boat Club, concluded the 2008-2009 Grand Prix. John Cairns had entered the final event just ahead of Ulster champion Stephen Scannell in the standings. Cairns victory over Scannell in their Round 5 individual encounter secured him the overall honours in the Grand Prix, while Martin Kelly finished as the best junior (under 1600), just edging out Alan Burns.

Tom Clarke Memorial Grand Prix final standings

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