Friday, September 23, 2016

Backgammon Tournament, Saturday October 1, Coventry Connecticut

The Coventry Backgammon Club is hosting a tournament on Saturday October 1. Coventry is located 18 miles East of Hartford. The Backgammon tournament is at 3111 South Street in Coventry, 1.5 miles West of the Nathan Hale Homestead Museum, a famous landmark. || Open invitation to enjoy our friendship, hospitality and plenty of backgammon. Entry fee is only $40. 100 percent return. Free food and drinks. No registration fees. No club dues. || Register at site 11 am - 12 Noon. 9-point matches. || Telephone 860 742-5562 || We avoid pairings players in a carpool together as best we can. || Clocks placed only on games delaying tournament. Round 2 entries may be available. Last Chance Flight begins 2:30 pm || $30 matches; $60 to winner. Free WiFi. Pool Table. PC's. TV. $2 Chouettes. || Analyze backgammon positions with XG2 using my PC with an i7 processor.

Monday, August 8, 2016

Report - Coventry Backgammon Championships - August 7

Report on Coventry Backgammon Club Championships - August 7, 2016 Al Theriault of Plainville Connecticut won first place of the Coventry Backgammon Club Championships held on Aug 7, 2016. Al defeated Ed Corey of Torrington in the semi-final round. Gerhard Roland of Naugatuck defeated Mark Denihan of Coventry in the semi-finals. Al then defeated Gerhard in the finals. || We all enjoyed a simple picnic in the yard, with corn on the cob, chicken, hamburgers and watermelon. || Our website has six photos taken at this event, at our new venue for backgammon, and for chess, with plans to conduct six backgammon tournaments per year, and six chess tournaments per year. || The next backgammon event happens Saturday October 1, 2016. Entry fee is only $40.