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Updated: July 17, 2019

UNITED STATES & INTERNET

2019

Jul 13........*BG By the Bay Bonus Monthly, KIP'S, Berkeley, CA........831/261-4583
Jul 13........*Boca Backgammon, Duffy's Sports Grill, Boca Raton, FL...917/488-5364
Jul 13.........Houston Club Monthly, King's Head Pub, Houston, Texas...281/703-9304
Jul 13........*Northwest Indiana Monthly (results), VFW, Porter, IN....219/617-5566
Jul 14........*Columbus Monthly, Polaris Mall Food Court, Columbus, OH.614/208-3816
Jul 14........*Connecticut Quarterly III, Uncle Buck's, Bridgeport, CT.203/521-7866
Jul 14........*Miami Valley Club Monthly, Cold Beer, Beavercreek, Ohio.937/233-5786
Jul 14........*Ohio State Monthly (results), Brubaker's, Akron, Ohio...330/268-4610
Jul 18........*Flint 3rd Thursday (Wisconsin), Sharky's, Burton, MI....810/232-9731
Jul 20........*Aventura Monthly, Duffy's Grill, North Miami Beach, FL..917/488-5364
Jul 27........*BG By the Bay Monthly, Britannia Arms, Cupertino, CA....831/261-4583
Jul 28........*Atlanta Northside Monthly, Delkwood Grill, Marietta, GA.404/590-2021

Aug 3.........*Boca Backgammon, Duffy's Sports Grill, Boca Raton, FL...917/488-5364
Aug 3..........14th Summer Sizzler, Ride the Nine, Bloomington, IL.....309/662-7967
Aug 4.........*Bar Point Sunday Tournament, Tilted Kilt, Skokie, IL....773/218-9555
Aug 4.........*Ohio State Club Monthly, Brubaker's Pub, Akron, Ohio....330/268-4610
Aug 4.........*Orange County Monthly, Embassy Suites, Irvine, CA.......949/433-2214
Aug 10........*Backgammon By the Bay Monthly, KIP'S, Berkeley, CA......831/261-4583
Aug 10.........Houston Club Monthly, King's Head Pub, Houston, Texas...281/703-9304
Aug 10........*Northwest Indiana Club Monthly, VFW Hall, Porter, IN....219/617-5566
Aug 11........*Miami Valley Club Monthly, Cold Beer, Beavercreek, Ohio.937/233-5786
Aug 15........*Flint 3rd Thursday (Denver), Sharky's, Burton, Michigan.810/232-9731
AUG 15-18.....*ABT: WISCONSIN STATE CHAMPS, RADISSON, MADISON, WI......608/215-4597
Aug 18........*Columbus Monthly, Polaris Mall Food Court, Columbus, OH.614/208-3816
Aug 24........*BG By the Bay Monthly, Britannia Arms, Cupertino, CA....831/261-4583
AUG 29-SEP 2..*ABT: 3rd VIKING CLASSIC, DOUBLETREE, MINNEAPOLIS, MN....612/703-3211

Sep 8.........*Columbus Monthly, Polaris Mall Food Court, Columbus, OH.614/208-3816
Sep 8.........*Miami Valley Club Monthly, Cold Beer, Beavercreek, Ohio.937/233-5786
Sep 8.........*Ohio State Club Monthly, Brubaker's Pub, Akron, Ohio....330/268-4610
Sep 14........*Boca Backgammon, Duffy's Sports Grill, Boca Raton, FL...917/488-5364
Sep 14........*Northwest Indiana Club Monthly, VFW Hall, Porter, IN....219/617-5566
Sep 15.........Bellingham Monthly, Firehouse, Bellingham, Washington...360/255-1014
Sep 19........*Flint 3rd Thursday (Florida), Sharky's, Burton, MI......810/232-9731
SEP 19-22.....*ABT: WILD WEST SHOOTOUT, EMBASSY SUITES, DENVER, CO.....303/356-3679
Sep 21........*Backgammon By the Bay Monthly, KIP'S, Berkeley, CA......831/261-4583
Sep 28........*BG By the Bay Monthly, Britannia Arms, Cupertino, CA....831/261-4583

Oct 5.........*Boca Backgammon, Duffy's Sports Grill, Boca Raton, FL...917/488-5364
Oct 6.........*Bar Point Sunday Tournament, Tilted Kilt, Skokie, IL....773/218-9555
Oct 6.........*Ohio State Club Monthly, Brubaker's Pub, Akron, Ohio....330/268-4610
OCT 10-13.....*ABT: SUNNY FLORIDA, DALMAR HOTEL, FORT LAUDERDALE, FL...917/488-5364
Oct 12........*Backgammon By the Bay Monthly, KIP'S, Berkeley, CA......831/261-4583
Oct 12........*Northwest Indiana Club Monthly, VFW Hall, Porter, IN....219/617-5566
Oct 13........*Columbus Monthly, Polaris Mall Food Court, Columbus, OH.614/208-3816
Oct 13........*Miami Valley Club Monthly, Cold Beer, Beavercreek, Ohio.937/233-5786
Oct 17........*Flint 3rd Thursday (Las Vegas), Sharky's, Burton, MI....810/232-9731
Oct 19-20.....*DATE CHANGE: Vietor Cup, Jon's residence, Carlsbad, CA..818/901-0464
Oct 20.........Bellingham Monthly, Firehouse, Bellingham, Washington...360/255-1014
Oct 20........*41st Flint Club Championships, Holiday Inn, Flint, MI...810/232-9731
OCT 24-27.....*ABT: CSBC–NEW ENGLAND, TOWER SQUARE, SPRINGFIELD, MA....203/521-7866
Oct 26........*BG By the Bay Monthly, Britannia Arms, Cupertino, CA....831/261-4583

Nov 2.........*Backgammon By the Bay Monthly, KIP'S, Berkeley, CA......831/261-4583
Nov 3.........*Ohio State Club Monthly, Brubaker's Pub, Akron, Ohio....330/268-4610
Nov 9.........*Northwest Indiana Club Monthly, VFW Hall, Porter, IN....219/617-5566
Nov 10........*Columbus Monthly, Polaris Mall Food Court, Columbus, OH.614/208-3816
Nov 10........*Miami Valley Club Monthly, Cold Beer, Beavercreek, Ohio.937/233-5786
Nov 16........*DATE CHANGE: BG By the Bay, Britannia, Cupertino, CA....831/261-4583
Nov 17.........Bellingham Monthly, Firehouse, Bellingham, Washington...360/255-1014
NOV 20-24.....*DATE CHANGE: ABT: LAS VEGAS OPEN, GOLDEN NUGGET, LV, NV.702/218-8238
Nov 21........*Flint 3rd Thursday (California), Sharky's, Burton, MI...810/232-9731

DEC 5-8.......*ABT: CALIFORNIA STATE, HILTON LAX, LOS ANGELES, CA......310/422-1646
Dec 8.........*Columbus Monthly, Polaris Mall Food Court, Columbus, OH.614/208-3816
Dec 8.........*Miami Valley Club Monthly, Cold Beer, Beavercreek, Ohio.937/233-5786
Dec 14........*Backgammon By the Bay Monthly, KIP'S, Berkeley, CA......831/261-4583
Dec 15.........Bellingham Monthly, Firehouse, Bellingham, Washington...360/255-1014
Dec 19........*Flint 3rd Thursday (New York), Sharky's, Burton, MI.....810/232-9731
Dec 21........*BG By the Bay Monthly, Britannia Arms, Cupertino, CA....831/261-4583
Dec 29........*Tournament of Champions, Blondie's, West Chester, Ohio..401/286-7336

2020

JAN 9-12......*ABT: 13th NEW YORK OPEN, HYATT REGENCY, JERSEY CITY, NJ.408/529-6769
Jan 13-23.....*BG & Poker At Sea, Panama Canal & Caribbean Princess Cruise....Email
Jan 19.........Bellingham Monthly, Firehouse, Bellingham, Washington...360/255-1014
JAN 30-FEB 2..*ABT: TEXAS/USBGF AWARDS, GUNTER HOTEL, SAN ANTONIO, TX..281/703-9304

Feb 8-9.......*Sunshine State Classic, Clarion Inn, Clearwater, FL.....727/743-0500
FEB 13-16......ABT: 4th BOSTON OPEN, HYATT REGENCY BOSTON HARBOR, MA...203/521-7866
Feb 16.........Bellingham Monthly, Firehouse, Bellingham, Washington...360/255-1014

Mar 1.........*40th Illinois Challenge Cup, Winnetka, Illinois.........847/280-3838
Mar 15.........Bellingham Monthly, Firehouse, Bellingham, Washington...360/255-1014
Mar 15.........3rd Paul Berg Memorial/Benefit, Holiday Inn, Flint, MI..810/232-9731
MAR 19-22......ABT: 26th OHIO STATE CHAMPS, MARRIOTT, CLEVELAND, OHIO..330/268-4610

APR 1-5........ABT: 2020 U.S. OPEN, GOLDEN NUGGET, LAS VEGAS, NEVADA...702/218-8238
Apr 19.........Bellingham Monthly, Firehouse, Bellingham, Washington...360/255-1014
APR 23-26.....*ABT: ATLANTA SPRING CLASSIC, CROWNE PLAZA, ATLANTA, GA..404/590-2021
APR 30-MAY 3...ABT: CHERRY BLOSSOM, HYATT REGENCY DULLES, HERNDON, VA..917/488-5364

May 17.........Bellingham Monthly, Firehouse, Bellingham, Washington...360/255-1014
MAY 21-25......ABT: 40th CHICAGO OPEN, SHERATON HOTEL, ROSEMONT, IL....617/699-9100

JUN 4-7........ABT: LOS ANGELES OPEN, HILTON LAX, LOS ANGELES, CA......310/422-1646

JUL 2-5........ABT: 45th MICHIGAN SUMMER CHAMPS, SHERATON, NOVI, MI....810/232-9731


OUTSIDE UNITED STATES

2019

Jul 12-14.....*16th Czech Open (results), Tipsport, Pardubice, Czech Republic.Email
Jul 13........*Austrian Masters Qualifier, Montesino Center, Vienna, Austria..Email
Jul 13........*Hamburg Championship, Concordia, Hamburg, Germany......49172-4121188
Jul 13........*HessenCup Monthly #10 (results), Frankfurt, Germany....49160-3513123
Jul 13........*Munich Club (results), Park Club Nymphenburg, Munich, Germany..Email
Jul 13........*Swiss System (results), Restaurant Neubühl, Zürich, SWIZ.......Email
Jul 13-14.....*UKBT: Liverpool Open, Grosvenor Casino Leo, Liverpool, UK......Email
Jul 14........*Südbaden-Cup #4, Roccafé, Denzlingen, Germany.........49151-56375094
Jul 19-23.....*WBA: Portuguese Open, Riviera Hotel, Carcavelos, Portugal......Email
Jul 20........*Dortmunder BG-Cup Monthly, Bowl Center, Dortmund, Germany......Email
Jul 20-21.....*TBT: 33rd Istanbul Championship, Armada, Istanbul, Turkey......Email
Jul 25-26.....*BMAB (IR) Ranking Tournament #6, Vanak Square, Tehran, Iran....Email
Jul 27........*Manchester 11-point Monthly, Moor Club, Stockport, England.....Email
Jul 27........*Rhein-Neckar-Cup Monthly, MFC Lindenhof, Mannheim, Germany.....Email
Jul 27-Aug 4..*Monte Carlo Open & World Championship, Monte Carlo, Monaco.....Email

Aug 2-4.......*Romanian Open, Pensiunea La Ferma Veche, Bogdana, Romania......Email
Aug 3.........*Austrian Sommerturnier, Montesino Center, Vienna, Austria......Email
Aug 9-11......*Queensland Open, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland......Email
Aug 10........*Hamburg Championship, Concordia, Hamburg, Germany......49172-4121188
Aug 10........*HessenCup Monthly #11, Dalmacija, Frankfurt, Germany...49160-3513123
Aug 10........*Munich Club Monthly, Park Club Nymphenburg, Munich, Germany....Email
Aug 10-11.....*UKBT: 8th UK Clubs Championship, Derwent College, York, UK.....Email
Aug 11........*Amstergammon Monthly, Twee Klaveren, Amsterdam, Netherlands....Email
Aug 14-18.....*Stavanger Open & Hiking, Comfort Hotel, Stavanger, Norway......Email
Aug 15-18.....*UKBT: Brighton Summer Open, Grosvenor Casino, Brighton, UK.....Email
Aug 17........*Berlin Championship Monthly, En Passant, Berlin, Germany.......Email
Aug 17........*Tampere Open, Gastropub Teerenpeli, Tampere, Finland...........Email
Aug 17........*20th Svendborg Open, Færgegården, Svendborg, Denmark...........Email
Aug 24........*Manchester 11-point Monthly, Moor Club, Stockport, England.....Email
Aug 24-25.....*25th Danish Mixed Doubles 2019, Copenhagen, Denmark............Email
Aug 24-25.....*TBT: 13th Karadeniz Eregli Championship, Kdz Eregli, Turkey....Email
Aug 25........*Rotterdam SuperSunday, Café Okay, Rotterdam, The Netherlands...Email
Aug 29-Sep 1..*7th Lions Cup, Kurpark-Hotel & Casino, Bad Dürkheim, Germany...Email
Aug 30-Sep 1..*UKBT: 6th UK Open, Woodland Grange, Leamington Spa, England....Email

Sep 6-8.......*Nürnberg Open No.2, Gasthaus Heidekrug, Nürnberg, Germany......Email
Sep 7.........*Hamburg Championship, Concordia, Hamburg, Germany......49172-4121188
Sep 7-8.......*Südbaden-Cup #5/25th Anniversary, Denzlingen, Germany.49151-56375094
Sep 7-8.......*TBGT: Istanbul Autumn Open, WOW Hotel Yesilkoy, Turkey.........Email
Sep 8.........*Amstergammon Monthly, Twee Klaveren, Amsterdam, Netherlands....Email
Sep 8.........*Ottawa Club Monthly, Buster's Bar & Grill, Ottawa, Canada......Email
Sep 13-15.....*TBT: 14th Bodrum Championship, Delfi Hotel, Bodrum, Turkey.....Email
Sep 14........*Munich Club Monthly, Park Club Nymphenburg, Munich, Germany....Email
Sep 14........*Swiss System Tournament, Restaurant Neubühl, Zürich, SWIZ......Email
Sep 14-15.....*Austrian Masters Finale, Montesino Center, Vienna, Austria.....Email
Sep 14-15.....*BMAB (UK) Ranking Tourney #23, Best Western, Long Eaton, UK....Email
Sep 14-15.....*HessenCup Season's End, Dalmacija, Frankfurt, Germany..49160-3513123
Sep 20-22.....*39th Swedish Open, Barque Viking, Gothenburg, Sweden....46728-575778
Sep 21........*DATE CHANGE: Berlin Monthly, En Passant, Berlin, Germany.......Email
Sep 21-22.....*2nd Turku Open, Hotel Scandic Julia, Turku, Finland............Email
Sep 21-22.....*TTB: 6th Sakarya Open, Ramada Hotel, Sakarya, Turkey...........Email
Sep 25-29.....*CNB: 11th Torneo Città di Cavalese, Hotel Bellavista, Italy....Email
Sep 26-29.....*WBA: 2nd SpeedGammon Challenge, El Cid Hotel, Majorca, Spain...Email
Sep 28........*Manchester 11-point Monthly, Moor Club, Stockport, England.....Email
Sep 28........*Rhein-Neckar-Cup Monthly, MFC Lindenhof, Mannheim, Germany.....Email

Oct 4-6.......*TBGT: Bodrum Open, Royal Asarlik Beach Hotel, Gümbet, Turkey...Email
Oct 4-6.......*UKBT: Newcastle Open, Royal British Legion, West Jesmond, UK...Email
Oct 5.........*DATE CHANGE: Berlin Monthly, En Passant, Berlin, Germany.......Email
Oct 5.........*Hamburg Championship, Concordia, Hamburg, Germany......49172-4121188
Oct 5.........*65th Magic Stones Cup, Restaurant Neubühl, Zürich, SWIZ........Email
Oct 6.........*Ottawa Club Monthly, Buster's Bar & Grill, Ottawa, Canada......Email
Oct 6.........*Spring Sydney Open, Canada Bay Club, Sydney, NSW, Australia....Email
Oct 12........*BBT: 3rd Sussex Challenge Cup, Waverley Pub, Bognor Regis, UK..Email
Oct 12........*HessenCup Monthly #1, Dalmacija, Frankfurt, Germany....49160-3513123
Oct 13........*Amstergammon Monthly, Twee Klaveren, Amsterdam, Netherlands....Email
Oct 17-20.....*EBIF Live Final/Malta Open, Cavalieri Art, St.Julians, Malta...Email
Oct 18-20.....*1st Escalade Open, Escalade Hotel, Poiana Brasov, Romania......Email
Oct 18-20.....*TBT: 10th Antalya Open Championship, Hotel, Antalya, Turkey....Email
Oct 18-20.....*BBT: 27th Irish Open, Royal Marine, Dun Laoghaire, Ireland.....Email
Oct 24-25.....*BMAB (IR) Ranking Tournament #7, Vanak Square, Tehran, Iran....Email
Oct 24-27.....*Championnats de France, Novotel Lyon Gerland Musée, France.....Email
Oct 25-27.....*TTB: Marmaris Open, Aqua Hotel, Marmaris, Turkey...............Email
Oct 26........*Manchester 11-point Monthly, Moor Club, Stockport, England.....Email
Oct 26........*Rhein-Neckar-Cup Monthly, MFC Lindenhof, Mannheim, Germany.....Email

Nov 1-3.......*UKBT: Bristol Open 2019, Rainbow Casino, Bristol, England......Email
Nov 2.........*Hamburg Championship, Concordia, Hamburg, Germany......49172-4121188
Nov 2-3.......*Suomen Mestaruuskilpailut, Scandic Paasi, Helsinki, Finland....Email
Nov 3.........*Dutch Open Championship, Overschie, Rotterdam, Netherlands.....Email
Nov 3.........*Ottawa Club Monthly, Buster's Bar & Grill, Ottawa, Canada......Email
Nov 4-10......*WBF: 7th International Merit Open, Kyrenia, North Cyprus.......Email
Nov 9.........*HessenCup Monthly #2, Dalmacija, Frankfurt, Germany....49160-3513123
Nov 9.........*Swiss System Tournament, Restaurant Neubühl, Zürich, SWIZ......Email
Nov 9-10......*TBGT: 24th Istanbul Open, WOW Hotel Yesilkoy, Turkey...........Email
Nov 10........*Amstergammon Monthly, Twee Klaveren, Amsterdam, Netherlands....Email
Nov 15-17.....*BIBA: UK Finals, Manor Hotel, Meriden, Solihull, UK....441522-888676
Nov 16........*Berlin Championship Monthly, En Passant, Berlin, Germany.......Email
Nov 16-17.....*30th Danish Championship & Speedgammon, Copenhagen, Denmark....Email
Nov 16-17.....*TTB: 1st Kocaeli Open, Tryp by Wyndham Hotel, Kocaeli, Turkey..Email
Nov 22-24......UKBT: Manchester Open, Grosvenor Casino, Didsbury, UK..........Email
Nov 23........*Swiss System Tournament, Restaurant Neubühl, Zürich, SWIZ......Email
Nov 23-24.....*TBT: 15th Ankara Championship, Elit Palas, Ankara, Turkey......Email
Nov 24........*Spring Tournament, Metropolitan Hotel, Adelaide, S. Australia..Email
Nov 24........*Südbaden-Cup #6, Roccafé, Denzlingen, Germany.........49151-56375094
Nov 30........*Harris+Hoole Cup Finals, Harris+Hoole Kensington, London, UK...Email
Nov 30........*Manchester 11-point Monthly, Moor Club, Stockport, England.....Email
Nov 30........*Rhein-Neckar-Cup Monthly, MFC Lindenhof, Mannheim, Germany.....Email

Dec 1.........*Ottawa Club Monthly, Buster's Bar & Grill, Ottawa, Canada......Email
Dec 7.........*Berlin Championship Monthly, En Passant, Berlin, Germany.......Email
Dec 7.........*Hamburg Year-End Turnier, Concordia, Hamburg, Germany..49172-4121188
Dec 8.........*Amstergammon Monthly, Twee Klaveren, Amsterdam, Netherlands....Email
Dec 11-13.....*TBGT: Super Final, Golden Tulip Hotel, Nicosia, North Cyprus...Email
Dec 12-15.....*PashaBGT: 18th Cyprus Open, Golden Tulip, Nicosia, No. Cyprus..Email
Dec 14........*HessenCup Monthly #3, Dalmacija, Frankfurt, Germany....49160-3513123
Dec 14-15.....*BMAB (UK) Ranking Tourney #24, Best Western, Long Eaton, UK....Email
Dec 21-22.....*TBT: 34th Istanbul Championship, Armada, Istanbul, Turkey......Email
Dec 22........*Christmas Tournament Easy, Cafe Easy, Rotterdam, Netherlands...Email
Dec 27........*UKBT: Worcester Turkey Tourney, Barbourne Club, Worcester, UK..Email
Dec 28........*Manchester 11-point Monthly, Moor Club, Stockport, England.....Email
Dec 28........*Rhein-Neckar-Cup Monthly, MFC Lindenhof, Mannheim, Germany.....Email

2020

Jan 4-5.......*Vlissingen Blitz Masters, Hotel Arion, Vlissingen, Holland.....Email
Jan 6-12......*World Team & WBGF Championship 2020, Forges Les Eaux, France...Email
Jan 11........*HessenCup Monthly #4, Dalmacija, Frankfurt, Germany....49160-3513123
Jan 13-23.....*BG & Poker At Sea, Panama Canal & Caribbean Princess Cruise....Email
Jan 17-19.....*WBF: International Istanbul Open, Armada, Istanbul, Turkey.....Email
Jan 24-30.....*Melbourne International Invitational, Melbourne, Australia.....Email
Jan 31-Feb 2..*Cotswolds Invitational, Bear of Rodborough, Stroud, England....Email

Feb 5-9.......*5th Gibraltar Championship, Caleta, Catalan Bay, Gibraltar.....Email
Feb 7-9.......*Munkebjerg Open 2020, Casino Munkebjerg, Vejle, Denmark........Email
Feb 8.........*HessenCup Monthly #5, Dalmacija, Frankfurt, Germany....49160-3513123
Feb 27-28......TBGT: Skoda Cup Final, WOW Hotel Yesilkoy, Istanbul, Turkey....Email
Feb 27-Mar 1...TBGT: Istavder 12th Anniversary, WOW Hotel, Istanbul, Turkey...Email

Mar 5-8.......*BBT: 6th Cork Open, O'Donovan's, Clonakilty, Ireland...35323-8834515
Mar 14........*HessenCup Monthly #6, Dalmacija, Frankfurt, Germany....49160-3513123

Apr 9-12......*32nd Nordic Open, Radisson Blu Hotel, Copenhagen, Denmark......Email
Apr 14-19.....*5th Merit Open Montenegro Grand Prix-WBF, Budva, Montenegro....Email
Apr 18........*HessenCup Monthly #7, Dalmacija, Frankfurt, Germany....49160-3513123
Apr 20-May 2..*UK Backgammon & Cruise, Southampton/Canary Islands/Lisbon......Email

May 9.........*HessenCup Monthly #8, Dalmacija, Frankfurt, Germany....49160-3513123
May 29-Jun 1..*12th German Championship, H+ Hotel, Niedernhausen, Germany.....Email

Jun 5-7.......*UKBT: Blackpool Imperial Cup-BBT, Imperial, Blackpool, UK......Email
Jun 13........*HessenCup Monthly #9, Dalmacija, Frankfurt, Germany....49160-3513123

Jul 11........*HessenCup Monthly #10, Dalmacija, Frankfurt, Germany...49160-3513123


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