Please Note:

We will not be playing on August 16.

We will return on August 23.




Open to all U.S. players

Registration Closes

2:00pm CDT



You may enter any tournament, up to 14 days in advance. State on your payment note which tournament you want.

Start Time

2:30pm CDT


Backgammon Galaxy

If you do not have a Backgammon Galaxy account, then sign up today. It’s easy. It’s free. Play online.


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Entry Fee: $30

Side Pool: $40


Venmo your entry fee to:

@JohnCraig-Anderson (1284)




In your Venmo note, please include the following info:

 Your full name (FirstName, LastName)

 Your Backgammon Galaxy Screen name

 Which tournament date are you entering

 Side Pool (Yes, or No)

 Your mobile phone number

 Your email account

Upon receipt of your entry fee, you will be entered into the tournament.

Note:  If you pre-pay your entry fee, but if for any reason you are unable to play on your designated day, contact us prior to the start of the tournament, and we will refund your entry fee, or we will issue a credit in your name towards a future entry, whichever you prefer.



Tournaments are LIVE events. You are expected to be present through the entire event, or until you have completed your last match.

2:00pm CDT registration close

2:30pm CDT start play

Double elimination with Progressive Consolation

       (play until you lose twice)​​

9 point main flight matches

7 point consolation flight matches

Note: Prime Time Chicago Backgammon Club master points will not be awarded for Sunday national tournaments.

Questions ?

Steve Klesker

Mobile: 1-847-280-3838



Craig Anderson

Mobile: 1-404-984-1284


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