Greetings. Sunday, April 15th is our next monthly. This is for those not going Las Vegas or have no other plans scheduled for that date. There were 10 players that didn’t show or respond which caused a start time delay. Please let me know in advance you’ll play and a courteous response if cancelling. Here are the details for our Pre-Tax Day Warm-Up:
THE ST. NICHOLAS CHESS & BACKGAMMON CLUB
Present A PRE-TAX DAY WARM-UP !!
WHEN: Sunday, April 15th, 2018
WHERE: 91 Edgecombe Avenue @ West 139th Street, New York, NY 10030
TIME: 12:30pm Registration; 1:15pm SHARP Start. If late, there will be penalty points added. The Tournament will end approximately at 8pm.
Bracket A Open matches will be 9/7 points: buy-in $175 entry + $25 regis. This format structure pays: 50% winner, 25% Runner-up and 25% for consolation winner. Also a $50 side-pool (100% return).
Bracket B Intermediate (no Open players) matches will be 7/5 points: buy-in $80 entry + $20 registration. This format is a 50% winner, 25% Runner-up and 25% for consolation winner. Also a $30 side-pool (100% return).
Limited to 16 Open and 16 Intermediate players.
You MUST email asap including your cell # to reserve a place.
USBGF rules (available) will apply EXCEPT: Premature rolls MUST be rolled over and not player option; dice on checkers will not be used
Regulation size boards, precision dice and lipped cups will be provided.
Space is limited do not bring your set.
Food, coffee and beverages will be on sale.
Results for March 11th:
Lior Barak NYC WINNER
Alan Steffen NYC SECOND
Reuben Jones NYC CONSOLATION
Eddie Rodriguez NYC WINNER
Ross Gordon CT SECOND
Peter Kasturas NJ CONSOLATION