The Mind Sports Olympiad event was held at South Bank University in August 2001. Scrabble was one of many games played at the event.
Femi Awowade (seen here without a baseball cap!) receives an award
Phil Appleby also receives an award
Shanker Menon and Barry Grossman
Les Nyman leaning over Ken Quarshie
Japanese wiz Keiichiro "KC" Hirai, flanked by Barry Grossman and Phil Appleby