Sunny Florida Backgammon Championship — October 4-7, 2018

2018 AP BluffGammon Invitational
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Sunny Florida Backgammon Championship — October 4-7, 2018

Sunny Florida 2018

Join us for a great ‘vacation tournament’ in sunny South Florida. Reserve the dates for this ABT backgammon tournament on your calendar today.  Brochure and details forthcoming.

Exciting backgammon events and prizes including:

  • USBGF Prime Tournament with $375 added money for USBGF members.
    • ABT Championship, Advanced, and Novice divisions start Saturday October 6; double elimination, progressive consolation.
    • Masters, Open, and Limited Jackpots start Friday afternoon October 5, 2 pm.
  • First Serve Charity Jackpot Sunday October 7.
  • Older and Wiser vs. Young and Restless event, continuous entry starting Friday.
  • Family Doubles and ProAm Doubles start Friday evening, October 5.
  • BMAB-USA PR ranking event, Thursday October 4, Noon – 6 pm, Friday 10 am-1 pm.
  • Newcomers Freeroll for first-time ABT entrants Saturday evening October 6.
  • Daily 4-player Jackpots.
  • Warm-up tournament, Thursday, October 4, 7 pm.

Beyond the backgammon, enjoy these attractions and amenities:

  • The Element Fort Lauderdale, new luxury hotel in downtown Fort Lauderdale with outdoor swimming pool, Yoga and fitness center, free bike rental, shuttle to beach and downtown restaurants and shops
  • $129 per night plus tax. Suites for $149 plus tax.  Reserve by September 15, 2018.
  • Free breakfast for hotel room guests; fully equipped kitchenette; one block from Fresh Market
  • Walking distance to restaurants, shops, science and art museums, historic homes, tennis
  • Close to Fort Lauderdale (10 minutes) and Miami (30 minutes) international airports

Karen Davis, Organizer; Jeb Horton, Tournament Director

Ben Friesen, Robin Horton, Greg Lilley, Elizabeth Liberty, Staff

 The Element, 299 N. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale. FL 33301 954-945-9500

$129 per night plus tax. Suites for $149 plus tax.  Reserve by September 15, 2018.

For more information e-mail Karen@usbgf.org or call 917-488-5364.

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