Originally Posted by Huckfreely
What about the player with a 950-970 rating, who has all the plastic they need, and usually fails to cash in the Open division.
How do you keep that player coming back every weekend to a tournament?
They could do trophy only for open, normally a less expensive entry fee, to compete in Open. So less money donated, but still the chance to compete better. Eventually, they'll get close to cash, and will start playing full entry to get the cash.