Schedule

Schedule of Events

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2019 Texas Backgammon Championships

The schedule below is tentative. We will be finalizing our 2016 Texas Backgammon Championships schedule soon. We look forward to providing additional side events and social activities for next year’s event.

Thursday, January 31st, 2019

10:00 AM

Registration Begins & Announcements (Crystal Ballroom – 2nd Floor)

11:00 AM

Lone Star Pro-Am Doubles Tournament Begins

02:00 PM

Fiesta Mixed Blitz Begins (Continuous Entry)

02:00 PM

2019 World Championship/Merit Cyprus Satellites Begin (Cont. Entry)

02:00 PM

Seniors Tournament Begins (Continuous Entry)

02:00 PM

Speedgammon Tournament Begins (Continuous Entry)

02:00 PM

USBGF DMP Prime Tournament Begins (Continuous Entry)

05:00 PM

Dinner Break

06:00 PM

Play Resumes in all Events

06:30 PM

Longhorn Classic Masters Jackpot First Start

07:00 PM

Alamo Classic Limited Jackpot First Start

Friday, February 1st, 2019

09:30 AM

Registration & Announcements

10:00 AM

Fiesta Mixed Blitz Continues

10:00 AM

Seniors Tournament Continues

10:00 AM

Speedgammon Tournament Continues

10:00 AM

USBGF DMP Prime Tournament Continues

02:00 PM

Longhorn Classic Masters Jackpot Second Start

02:30 PM

Alamo Classic Limited Jackpot Second Start

03:00 PM

Texas Classic Advanced Jackpot Begins

05:00 PM

Dinner Break – 2019 USBGF Awards & HOF at Texas de Brazil

07:00 PM

Play Resumes in All Events & Announcements

07:15 PM

ABT Championship Division 1st Rnd (Rebuys follow)

07:30 PM

ABT Advanced Division 1st Rnd (Rebuys follow)

10:00 PM

Lone Star Pro-Am Doubles Continues

10:00 PM

2019 USBGF Awards Dinner Tournament Begins

Saturday, February 2nd, 2019

10:00 AM

Multi-Media Surprise World Class Exhibition Match!

11:00 AM

ABT Championship Division Continues

11:15 AM

ABT Advanced Division Continues

11:30 AM

ABT Limited Division Begins

12:00 PM

Fiesta Mixed Blitz Continues

12:00 PM

Seniors Tournament Continues

12:00 PM

Speedgammon Tournament Continues

12:00 PM

USBGF DMP Prime Tournament Continues

05:00 PM

Dinner Break

07:30 PM

Play Resumes in All Events

07:30 PM

Calcutta Auction – Final 8 in Championship Division

07:45 PM

Ultimate BG Package Tournament Begins

08:00 PM

Fiesta Mixed Blitz Playoff Begins

Sunday, February 3rd, 2019

10:30 AM

Play Resumes in All Events

11:00 AM

Fiesta Mixed Blitz Playoff Continues

12:30 PM

Seniors Tournament Continues

12:30 PM

Speedgammon Tournament Continues

01:00 PM

USBGF DMP Prime Tournament Continues

01:30 PM

Championship Division Final

01:30 PM

Advanced Division Final

01:30 PM

Limited Division Final

02:00 PM

Longhorn Classic Masters Jackpot Final

02:00 PM

Alamo Classic Limited Jackpot Final

02:00 PM

Lone Star Pro-Am Doubles Final

05:00 PM

Awards Presentation by Geoffrey Parker Games

05:30 PM

Super Bowl LIII Party (Full Buffet in the Presidential Suite)