Ohio State Backgammon Club
26th Annual Ohio State Backgammon Championships
The People - Friendly Tournament !
This is a USBGF-ABT Sanctioned event that will be held at The Cleveland Airport Marriott Hotel
March 19th - 22nd, 2020
If you would like to get an entry form. Or more information on this upcoming tournament. Please send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org and you will receive a response as soon as possible. The tournament will be held at the Airport Cleveland Marriott
4277 West 150th Street
Cleveland, Ohio 44135
Online go to the link below for registration at a special rate for our event
The hotel is only three miles from Cleveland Hopkins International Airport. Complimentary Airport Transportation & Shuttle service within a five mile radius of hotel.
The Hotel Accommodations: Single & Double Rooms will be only $99.00 + tax.
Call 1-800-627-7468 for reservations by March 3rd. If all the rooms allotted for the special backgammon rate are gone when you call. Please dial the hotel direct at (216)-(252)-(5333) for additional rooms. Please mention the Backgammon Tournament rate of $99.00 for a single or double room.
** CONTACT JOE MILLER **
***** For possible extra rooms, while they are available after March 17th. ****
** Clock use not required **
May be used if both players agree,
Or if deemed necessary by Director
** New Thursday event**
** Leap Year Knockout**
12:00 -- Registration
1:00 -- Play starts
** 4 Player Knock Outs**
Pre -Tournament Warm-up Event
Thursday Evening , March 19th, 2020
Friday, March 20th, 2020
2:00PM-- Blitzes & Quickies start.
5:00PM -- Hospitality
7:00PM-- Ohio Masters start.
7:30PM-- Amateur Jackpot start.
7:30PM— Doubles event starts.
10:00PM---FINAL REGISTRATION for the Open & Advanced Division will close.
Saturday, March 21st, 2020
9:00AM-- Lecture by Phil Simborg
11:00AM--Calcutta Auction with Auctioneer,
12:30PM--Play begins: all divisions.***************
5:00PM--2-hr dinner break.
7:15PM--Play resumes in all divisions, including all Micro Blitz events.
Sunday, March 22nd, 2020
11:00AM--Play resumes in all divisions.
2:00PM--Finals in all divisions. (approx.)
Entry fee for Thursday night pre-tourney warm-up event $25.00
Entry fee for Ohio State Masters event $300.00
Entry fee for the Amateur Jackpot event $100.00
Entry Fee Open Division $250.00
Entry Fee Advanced Division $150.00
Entry Fee Novice Division $40.00
Friday Doubles Event $160.00 per team.
Minimum Deposit required $20.00 for the main event.
Minimum Deposit for the Ohio State Masters is $50.00.
Minimum Deposit for the Amateur Jackpot is $25.00.
Blitz Events $30.00 entry fee 4 player knock outs. Playoffs on Sunday.
Click here for a entry form
Please make your deposit check payable to Joseph Miller
Mail it by March 10th to
861 Stanwood Avenue Akron, Oh 44314
Call 330-268-4610 if you have any questions. Ask for Joseph Miller, Tournament Director