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2017 Ohio Valley Challenge Cup Weekend

The Columbus Backgammon Club is pleased to host this year’s Ohio Valley Challenge Cup events during the weekend of April 22-23, 2017 at the Magnuson Grand Columbus North, in Columbus, Ohio.

Saturday, April 22nd, 2017 – “Day Before” Events

Saturday events are open to any and all players! Entry fee discounts are available to players who are staying the night at the hotel. If two players are staying in the same room, they can each use one discount. If one player is staying in a room, that player may use a $5 discount for both singles and doubles.

Noon – Day Before Singles Tournament

Entry Fee – $20, with optional $10 side pool
Format – Main Bracket – 9-point matches, Consolation Bracket – 7-Point matches
USBGF Tournament Rules will be enforced, with clocks, and dice flat on checkers being legal

Match length is subject to change if there is a large turnout

6:30PM – Night Before Doubles Tournament

Entry Fee – $40 per pair, with optional $20 side pool
Format – Main Bracket – 7-point matches, Consolation Bracket – 5-Point matches
USBGF Tournament Rules will be enforced, with clocks, and dice flat on checkers being legal

Match length is subject to change if there is a large turnout

 

Sunday, April 23rd, 2017

Noon – Ohio Valley Challenge Cup

The Ohio Valley Challenge Cup will be played at noon on Sunday by qualifying members of the 5 participating clubs: Indianapolis; Bloomington, IN; Columbus, OH; Cincinnati; and Dayton. Each club will be represented by a 6-player team.

 

Hotel Reservation Information

The event is being held at the Magnuson Grand Columbus North Hotel.

888 East Dublin Granville Rd
Columbus, OH 43229
(614) 888-8230

Our room rate is $65+tax per night. Please mention the Ohio Valley Challenge Cup when booking to get our group rate.

If you have any questions regarding the event, please contact Jason Marshall at jason@columbusbg.org.