Ultimate Backgammon Package

Ultimate Backgammon Package

Ultimate Backgammon Package

When, Where, & How Much:

6:00 PM Friday, January 31, 2014
Texas Backgammon Championships
Menger Hotel Grand Ballroom, San Antonio, Texas
Free for all participants!

What’s The Ultimate Backgammon Package?

Are you new to backgammon or haven’t played in many years? Here’s your chance to experience the thrill of participating in a world class backgammon tournament without having to face world class players!

Come and take part in our Ultimate Backgammon Package tournament and learn all about one of the world’s most ancient games. Players of all ages who are new to backgammon and those at intermediate skill levels are encouraged to attend. The cost of entry is FREE.

The tournament will be held at 6:00 PM on Friday, January 31st, 2014 and will take place at the Menger Hotel’s gorgeous Grand Ballroom. Experienced and professional tournament directors and staff will be on hand to assist you and answer any questions regarding tournament procedure and rules.

The tournament format will consist of 3-point rounds, single-elimination. Prizes will be awarded to both the winner and the tournament finalist. Standard US Backgammon Tournament Rules will apply.

If you have a backgammon board, please bring it along! If you don’t, one will be provided for you to use.

Please do not hesitate to contact us and we will be happy to answer any questions you may have.

We look forward to seeing you at the Menger Hotel on Friday, January 31st!

Prize Package & Sponsors

Meet Mochy Mochizuki
A very special opportunity to meet one of the world’s finest backgammon players and currently #2 on the Giants of Backgammon list, Masayuki “Mochy” Mochizuki of Japan.
USBGF Membership
A complimentary 1-year Premium US Backgammon Federation Membership will be awarded to the winner, entitling them to all the benefits the USBGF has to offer.
Phil Simborg Lesson
The lucky winner will receive a personal assessment of their backgammon skills and tips on improving their game by world reknown backgammon teacher, Phil Simborg.
eXtreme Gammon 2
The winner will also receive a copy of eXtreme Gammon backgammon software. XG is the program professional players use to maintain their game at it’s highest level.
Win Your Entry Fee!
The winner will receive their choice of FREE entry into the Limited Division or $50 off entry fee into the Advanced Division of the Texas Backgammon Championships!
Super Bowl XLVIII Party
Included in our winner’s package are 2 free tickets to our Super Bowl TV Party on Sunday, February 2nd. Enjoy the game with beer, wine, & BBQ in the Director’s Suite.
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I Hate Backgammon
The winner will receive an “I Love Backgammon” polo shirt & the finalist will be awarded with the “I Hate Backgammon” version. Everyone loves Steve Blanchard’s great shirts!
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Entry Fee Specials + Party!