SAMS Competition

A number of trophies are awarded at the end of the annual SAMS Convention. Most are awarded to the winners of the various competitions that take place during the Convention. You can click on the name of the award in the list below to find a information and a list of winners for each trophy.

To enter the competitions you need to be a member of a magical society associated to SAMS, and print and complete the following form:

Competition Entry Form Word Document

Competition Entry Form PDF format

Then send it to:

Graeme Taylor
SAMS Competition Organiser
5 Keir Hardie Crescent

Alternatively, fill the document in a word processor and email it to:

Entries Closes on 25th of March 2019


John Ramsay Rose Bowl

Best magic effect in the Close-Up.

Ann Warlock Trophy

Best act in the Close-Up.

Stuart Leith Shield

Second Place in the Close-Up.

Max Raskin Cup

Best act in Children's Magic.

Brian Jeffrey Award

Second place in Children's Magic.

Harold McMillan Shield

Best Stage Act.

The Fletcher Cup

Second Place in the Stage.

Murray Wand

Most showmanship at the convention

Ian Adair Award

For originality.

Sir Alexander Cannon Trophy

Scottish Club Scoring the highest points.

The Jimmy Craig Quaich

Person who has done the most for magic in the Presidents opinion.

Jack Silver Dealers Award

Best magic dealer display.