Side Events

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$1600 High Roller

Entry Fee
$1600, 93.75% Return
Match Points
Qualifier will be 11-points, the Rounds of 16 and 8 will be 17-points, the Semi-Finals will be 19-points, and the Finals will be 21-points.
Format
Single elimination tournament, limited to 16 Players, "Clocks Required"
Schedule
Thursday May 23rd
10:30 AM Registration Opens
11:30 AM $800 qualifier Begins
2:00 PM Round of 16
6:00 PM Dinner - BBQ Pork and Chicken with sides
7:00 PM Round of 8
Friday May 24th
11:00 AM Semi-Finals
3:00 PM Finals

Markowitz Masters

Entry Fee
$600, 90% Return
Re-Buy
$400
Side Pool
$200
Match Points
All rounds are 11 points
Format
This is a "Clocks Required" event. There will be an optional $300 qualifier at 4:30 pm.

Faster Master

Entry Fee
$500, 90% Return
Side Pool
$200
Match Points
All rounds are 11 points
Format
This is a "Clocks Required" event with a 10-second delay and 1 minute per point (11 minutes) reserve time.

Limited Jackpot

Entry Fee
$150, 85% Return
Re-Buy
$100
Side Pool
$50
Match Points
All rounds are 9 points
Format
Top Championship level players are not eligible.

1-Point Quickie with $500 USBGF Prime Tournament Added Money!

Entry Fee
$20, 80% Return
Match Points
All rounds are 1 point
Format
You must be a current USBGF member to be eligible to win the $500 USBGF Prime Tournament added money.

Doubles Tournament

Entry Fee
$300 per Team, 85% Return
Match Points
All rounds are 7 points
Format
This is a "Clocks Required" event.

Taki Board Tournament

Entry Fee
$150, 85% Return
Match Points
All rounds are 7 points
Format
The 1st place winner will receive a custom Taki backgammon board. The 2nd place finalist will receive $600 (based upon a 16-player field.)

Seniors Tournament

Entry Fee
$50, 80% Return
Match Points
All rounds are 7 points
Format
The Seniors Tournament is limited to players age 55 and up.

The Blitz

Entry Fee
$30, 83.3% Return
Match Points
All rounds are 5 points
Format
The Blitz is a series of 4-player knock-outs (There is no playoff). Knock-out winners each win $100.

The After Tourney Tourney

Entry Fee
$100, 80% Return
Side Pool
$50
Match Points
All rounds are 7 points
Format
We will take continuous entries for this tournament from 2:00 pm until 4:00 pm on Monday.

Sunday Jackpots

Entry Fees
$250, $100, & $50; 85% Return
Match Points
All rounds are 7 points
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