2018 Portlandia Open

Portlandia Backgammon Classic Winners

March 24-25, 2018

Championship: 1 – Ken Bame (CA), 2 – Steve Sax (CA), 1C – Michael Guida (OR), 2C – Nick Dale (OR), LC – Martin D’Alexander (OR)
Intermediate: 1 – Kevin McDonough (AZ), 2 – Steve Colmer (WA), 1C – Yves Balit (BC), 2C – Oggie Beremski (OR), LC – Joe Hutchinson (WA)
Novice: 1 – David Heinecke (OR), 2 – Julie Bellman (OR)
Mini Matches (24): 1 – Bryan Adams (OR)

Ken Mark & Steve S Championship Winners Kevin 1st Place IntermediateDavid Mark & Julie Novice Champions

Thank you all for attending, and I hope you had as much fun as I did! See you again next year!


Announcement, for posterity I guess:

The Portland Metro Backgammon Club

cordially invites you to the first annual

Portlandia Backgammon Classic

March 24-25, 2018
Sheraton Portland Airport Hotel
8235 NE Airport Way, Portland OR 97220
reservations: 503-281-2500

This will be a regional UGBGF Prime Tournament. Registration opens at 10:00 am Saturday. Play begins promptly at 11:00 am on Saturday, with a two hour dinner break at 6:00. Sunday, play resumes at 10:00 am. We expect to wrap up by about 3:00 pm on Sunday. We will have 4 entry levels:

Bracket Entry Side Pool Return First Round
Championship $300 $150 90%/100% 11 pts
Intermediate $150 $50 90%/100% 9 pts
Novice $30 100% 5 pts
Novice No Cube $30 100% 5 pts

Hospitality fee: $20

Mini-match and knock out side events as time allows.

Bring your own board, clocks, and if desired score boards or other paraphernalia!

2018 Portlandia Classic Brochure

2018 Portlandia Classic Larger Registration Form