Madison Backgammon Club

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Events

Main Event

A single elimination with progressive consolation and progressive last chance format will be used in the Championship and Advanced divisions.  A trophy will be awarded to each division winner.

Championship Division ($275 – 100% return) with optional $100 side pool.

Advanced Division ($150 – 100% return) with optional $50 side pool.

Novice Division ($30 – 100% return). The format for the novice division will be determined at the tournament to maximize the experience for the players.

Badger Classic ($400 – 90% return) is a single elimination tournament. An optional side pool is available ($200 – 100% return). Play begins on Friday at 8pm. All matches are 11 points. All matches will be clocked. A trophy will be awarded to the winner.

Amateur Jackpot ($100 – 90% return) is a single elimination tournament limited to players who have not cashed in any multi-day tournament Open or Championship division or Masters type Jackpot. Play begins on Friday until bracket is filled. All matches are 9 points.

Early Bird Jackpot ($50 – 85% return) is a single elimination tournament limited to the first 16 players available. Continuous entries until filled. All matches are 7 points.

Doubles ($150 per team – 85% return, optional $100 side pool) is a single elimination tournament. All matches are 7 points. All matches will be clocked. Trophies will be awarded to the winning team. Play begins at 6:30pm Friday.

5-point blitzes and 1-point quickies will be available throughout the weekend.

If you get to town early, don't miss the Fashionably Early Bird Tournament on Thursday evening. If you are not in a hurry to go home, stick around for the After Tournament Tournament on Sunday evening.