The Ohio State Backgammon Club was established in 1979. With more players learning the game through the Internet. We have continued to add new players to our roster each year. Please come join us at our monthly tournaments. Or contact us if you would like free lessons.
We will hold our club monthly tournaments at 1:00 PM each month at the:
357 South Main. Akron.
First time Novice players will have a free entry to the tournament!!
Congratulations to our 2019
Club Player of the year,
***** Michael Vitale ****
Monthly Tournament schedule for 2020 *****
Sunday January 5th
Sunday February 2nd
Sunday March 1st Up Dated**
*** 26th Annual Ohio state Backgammon Championships
At the Airport Cleveland Marriott Hotel**
March 19th - 22nd **
Sunday April 5th
Sunday May 10th
Sunday June 7th
Sunday July 12th
Sunday August 2nd
Sunday September 6th
Sunday October 4th
Sunday November 1st
ABT - 25th ANNUAL OHIO STATE BACKGAMMON CHAMPIONSHIPS
March 21-24, 2019; Cleveland, Ohio
OPEN (40): 1-Sean Garber (IN), 2-Allen Tish (CA); 1C-Mary Hickey (OH), 2C-Scott Johnston (IN); 1LC-Karen Davis (FL), 2LC-Jonah Seewald (CO).
ADVANCED (45): 1-Tigran Avanesian (OH), 2-Bill Tallmadge (NY); 1C-Mike Vasilatos (OH), 2C-Jay Karns (NY); 1LC-Ben Elliott (NC), 2LC-David Seiler (IL), 3LC/4LC-Mike Rezai (OH) / Al Theriault (CT).
NOVICE (6): 1-Donna Davenport (OH), 2-Clare Phelps (OH).
OHIO MASTERS (16): 1-Ray Fogerlund (NV), 2-Gary Koscielny (FL).
AMATEUR JACKPOT (16): 1-Tony Elliot (AZ), 2-Dale Berlin (OH).
DOUBLES (16 teams): 1-Garry Kallos (Canada) & Allen Tish (CA), 2-Bruce Russell (WI) & Nancy Takala (MI).
MICRO BLITZ (56): 1-Carol Joy Cole (MI), 2-Aubrey Brengelman (OH).
2-POINT QUICKIES (32): 1-Phil Simborg (IL), 2-Jonah Seewald (CO).
THURSDAY WARM-UP (26): 1-Sean Garber (IN), 2-Garry Kallos (Canada).
AFTER TOURNAMENT (12): 1/2 split-Cary Hoarty (OH) / Roberto Litzenberger (VA).