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Updated: September 19, 2021

UNITED STATES & ONLINE

2021

Sep 2-30......*AP September Online $100 Freeroll, BackgammonGalaxy.com.281/703-9304
Sep 16........*3rd Thursday Bonus (Florida), Sharky's, Burton, MI......810/232-9731
Sep 18........*Aventura Monthly (results), Duffy's, N. Miami Beach, FL.917/488-5364
Sep 18........*Springfield 2020 Grand Finale Make-up, Springfield, IL..217/622-9447
Sep 18-19.....*Vietor Cup Invitational, Vietor house, Carlsbad, CA.....858/245-5891
Sep 19........*New England Monthly, Boylston Chess Club, Cambridge, MA.617/417-6743
Sep 19........*Prime Time Chicago Bimonthly, Galaxy or Heroes3 Studio..847/280-3838
Sep 22........*WILD WEST BMAB (USA) #20, EMBASSY SUITES, DENVER, CO....303/356-3679
Sep 22-26.....*ABT: WILD WEST SHOOTOUT DENVER OPEN, EMBASSY SUITES, CO.303/356-3679
Sep 25.........BG By the Bay Monthly, Britannia Arms, Cupertino, CA....831/261-4583

Oct 2.........*Springfield Series #1, Harvest Market, Springfield, IL..217/622-9447
Oct 3.........*Ohio State Monthly, The Workz, Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio.....330/268-4610
OCT 7-10......*ABT: SUNNY FLORIDA CHAMPIONSHIP, W HOTEL, FT LAUDERDALE.917/488-5364
Oct 10........*Orange County Monthly, Newport Beach Tennis Club, CA....949/637-3868
Oct 21........*Flint 3rd Thursday Bonus (Vegas), Sharky's, Burton, MI..810/232-9731
OCT 21-24.....*ABT: ST LOUIS GATEWAY OPEN, RENAISSANCE HOTEL, MISSOURI.617/699-9100
Oct 23.........BG By the Bay Monthly, Britannia Arms, Cupertino, CA....831/261-4583

Nov 4-7.......*Connecticut State Championships, Marriott, Trumbull, CT.203/521-7866
Nov 6.........*Springfield Series #2, Mariachi's, Peoria, Illinois.....309/699-6005
Nov 7.........*Ohio State Monthly, The Workz, Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio.....330/268-4610
Nov 14........*Kalba Cup Championship, Village Roadhouse, Skokie, IL...847/280-3838
Nov 14........*Orange County Monthly, Newport Beach Tennis Club, CA....949/637-3868
NOV 15-21.....*ABT: LAS VEGAS OPEN, GOLDEN NUGGET, LAS VEGAS, NEVADA...617/699-9100
Nov 18........*Flint 3rd Thursday Bonus (Calif), Sharky's, Burton, MI..810/232-9731
Nov 27.........BG By the Bay Monthly, Britannia Arms, Cupertino, CA....831/261-4583

DEC 2-5.......*ABT: 44th CALIFORNIA STATE, HILTON, LOS ANGELES, CA.....310/822-3557
Dec 11........*Springfield Series #3, Ride the Nine, Bloomington, IL...309/662-7967
Dec 12........*Orange County Monthly, Newport Beach Tennis Club, CA....949/637-3868
DEC 15-19......ABT: 2nd CHICAGO CLASSIC, SHERATON SUITES, ROSEMONT, IL.617/699-9100
Dec 16........*Flint 3rd Thursday Bonus (NY), Sharky's, Burton, MI.....810/232-9731
Dec 18.........BG By the Bay Monthly, Britannia Arms, Cupertino, CA....831/261-4583
Dec 22........*2021 Maxakuli Cup, Board Game Cafe, Meepleville, Nevada.702/458-0926
Dec 26........*Tournament of Champions, Blondie's, West Chester, Ohio..513/836-1118

2022

JAN 6-9........ABT: 15th NEW YORK METRO OPEN, HYATT, JERSEY CITY, NJ...408/529-6769
Jan 15........*Springfield Series #4, Harvest Market, Springfield, IL..217/622-9447
Jan 27-31.....*Boston Open, Hyatt Regency Boston Harbor, Boston, MA....310/822-3557

Feb 9-10......*AP TOUR: US Qualifiers/Ultimate BG Champ, San Antonio...281/703-9304
Feb 10-13.....*AP TOUR: 9th Texas Championships, Gunter, San Antonio...281/703-9304
Feb 19........*Springfield Series #5, Two Chefs, Bensenville, Illinois.630/606-2388
Feb 20........*41st Illinois Challenge Cup, Two Chefs, Bensenville, IL.847/280-3838

Mar 5.........*Springfield Series #6, Ride the Nine, Bloomington, IL...309/662-7967
Mar 19........*Springfield Finale, Harvest Market, Springfield, IL.....217/622-9447

APR 6-10.......ABT: U.S. OPEN CHAMPIONSHIPS, GOLDEN NUGGET, LAS VEGAS..617/699-9100
APR 20-24......ABT: CHERRY BLOSSOM CHAMPS, Hyatt Dulles, Herndon, VA...917/488-5364

MAY 12-15......ABT: 12th ATLANTA SPRING CLASSIC, SONESTA, GEORGIA......404/403-1957
MAY 25-30.....*ABT: 40th CHICAGO OPEN, SHERATON O'HARE, ROSEMONT, IL...617/699-9100

JUN 9-12.......ABT: LOS ANGELES OPEN, HILTON HOTEL, LOS ANGELES, CA....310/822-3557


OUTSIDE UNITED STATES & ONLINE

2021

Mar 5-Dec 21..*WBIF: World Individual Online Championship, Heroes BG Studio...Email

Sep 2-20......*Autumn Legends Invitational Online #5, Heroes Studio & Galaxy..Email
Sep 3-21......*Autumn Elites Invitational Online #5, Heroes Studio & Galaxy...Email
Sep 7-30......*Clash of Hemispheres Online 2nd Season - #3, Heroes & Galaxy...Email
Sep 16-19.....*Strategic Games Festival, L'Orangerie, Crans-Montana, SWISS....Email
Sep 16-19.....*1st Transilvania Open, Orizont Hotel, Predeal, Romania.........Email
Sep 17-19.....*CNB: 5th Cavallino Treporti, Hotel Junior, Cavallino, Italy....Email
Sep 18........*Austrian Qualifier (results), Club Marco Polo, Vienna, Austria.Email
Sep 18........*Hannover-Cup Monthly, H`Vin Bistro, Hannover, Germany..........Email
Sep 18-19.....*NEW DATES: Midlands Open, Moseley Club, Birmingham, England....Email
Sep 22-26.....*CNB: 21st City of Jesolo, Atlantico, Jesolo-Venice, Italy......Email
Sep 23-27.....*WBF: Merit International Oasis Cup, Crowne Plaza, Dubai, UAE...Email
Sep 25-26.....*BMAB (UK) Ranking Tournament 30, Best Western, Long Eaton, UK..Email
Sep 26........*Rotterdam Monthly, Brewpub Reijngoud, Rotterdam, Netherlands...Email

Oct 1-3.......*Newcastle Open, Royal British Legion, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK..Email
Oct 2.........*Magic Stones Cup, Waldhaus-Katzensee, Zürich, Switzerland......Email
Oct 2-3........Berlin Open Championship, Rübezahl Bistro, Berlin, Germany.....Email
Oct 6-10......*WBF: European Championship/Tyrolean Open, Innsbruck, Austria...Email
Oct 8-10......*TBT: 15th Bodrum Open-WBF, Delfi Hotel, Bodrum, Turkey.........Email
Oct 9.........*Austrian Masters Qualifier, Club Marco Polo, Vienna, Austria...Email
Oct 9.........*5th Sussex Challenge Cup, Waverley Pub, Bogner Regis, UK.......Email
Oct 10........*Amstergammon Monthly, 2 Klaveren, Amsterdam, The Netherlands...Email
Oct 14-Nov 1..*NEW DATES: Autumn Legends Online #6, Heroes Studio & Galaxy....Email
Oct 15-Nov 2..*NEW DATES: Autumn Elites Online #6, Heroes Studio & Galaxy.....Email
Oct 15-17.....*31st Norwegian Championship, Anker Hotel, Oslo, Norway.........Email
Oct 15-17.....*Swiss Championships, Hotel Sternen, Bern, Switzerland..........Email
Oct 15-17.....*28th Irish Open, Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire, Ireland....Email
Oct 16........*CANCELLED: Dortmunder Monthly, Bowltreff, Dortmund, Germany....Email
Oct 21-24.....*CNB: 16th Milan Open, Hotel Royal Victoria, Varenna, Italy.....Email
Oct 21-24.....*NEW DATES: 13th German Championship, H+ Hotel, Niedernhausen...Email
Oct 22-24.....*Belgrade Open 2021, Hotel Kovilovo Resort, Belgrade, Serbia....Email
Oct 27-31.....*WBIF Live Finals/Athens Open, Amarilia Hotel, Athens, Greece...Email
Oct 28-31.....*Championship of France Live, Novotel Gerland, Lyon, France.....Email
Oct 30........*NEW DATES: Tampere Open, Rest. Teerenpeli, Tampere, Finland....Email

Nov 3-9.......*WBF: 8th International Merit Open, Kyrenia, North Cyprus.......Email
Nov 5.........*Hannover-Cup Series Final, H`Vin Bistro, Hannover, Germany.....Email
Nov 6-7.......*New South Wales Open, Canada Bay Club, Five Dock, NSW, AUSL....Email
Nov 7.........*2021 Dutch Open, Belgisch Biercafé Boudewijn, Rotterdam, NL....Email
Nov 14........*Amstergammon Monthly, 2 Klaveren, Amsterdam, The Netherlands...Email
Nov 20........*CANCELLED: Dortmunder Monthly, Bowltreff, Dortmund, Germany....Email
Nov 20-21.....*Austrian Masters Championship, Marco Polo, Vienna, Austria.....Email
Nov 21........*12th Leuven Open, Brasserie De Abdijmolen, Heverlee, Belgium...Email
Nov 28........*Spring Tournament, Metropolitan Hotel, Adelaide, S. Australia..Email

Dec 1-5.......*WBF: 23rd Austrian Open/Doubles Championship, Seefeld, Austria.Email
Dec 4-5.......*46th Finnish Mestaruuskilpailut, Paasitorni, Helsinki, Finland.Email
Dec 10-12.....*NEW DATES: Australian Championships, Surfers Paradise, QLD.....Email
Dec 11-12......Players Championship, Ambassadors Bloomsbury, London, UK.......Email
Dec 12........*Amstergammon Monthly, 2 Klaveren, Amsterdam, The Netherlands...Email
Dec 18........*CANCELLED: Dortmunder Monthly, Bowltreff, Dortmund, Germany....Email
Dec 19........*Christmas Tournament, Café Easy, Rotterdam, The Netherlands....Email

2022

Jan 14-16.....*CANCELLED: Bright 'n' Breezy, Jury's Inn, Brighton, England....Email
Jan 28-30.....*Cotswolds Invitational, Bear of Rodborough, Stroud, England....Email

Feb 4-6.......*3rd BG at the Grand, Grand Hotel, Scarborough, England.........Email

Mar 3-6.......*7th Cork Open 2022, O'Donovan's Hotel, Clonakilty, Ireland.....Email
Mar 18-20.....*NEW DATES: 4th West Yorkshire Open, Village Hall, Bradford, UK.Email

Apr 1-3........Festival of UK Backgammon, Liner Hotel, Liverpool, UK..44-7931553829
Apr 3..........UK BG Clubs Championship, Liner Hotel, Liverpool, UK...44-7931553829
Apr 4-10.......2022 World Team & WBGF Championships, Venice, Italy............Email

Jun 10-12.....*10th Blackpool Imperial Cup, Imperial Hotel, Blackpool, UK.....Email

Jul 9-10......*Liverpool Open, Christ the King Parish Centre, Liverpool, UK...Email
Jul 22-24.....*Ulster Open Championships, Harlequins RFC, Belfast, Ireland....Email

Aug 11-14.....*Brighton Summer Open, Old Ship Hotel, Brighton Seafront, UK....Email
Aug 17-21.....*Hiking/Sailing & Stavanger Open, Comfort, Stavanger, Norway....Email


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