Prime Clubs

The U.S. Backgammon Federation provides added money of $5 per USBGF member for an annual tournament held by local affiliated clubs with ten or more USBGF members designated as Prime Clubs, to help promote the growth of backgammon in their communities. For more information, contact Ray Bills at Ray Bills or info@usbgf.org.

BACKGAMMON BY THE BAY

Ted Chee, Director

San Francisco, California 831-261-4583

Backgammon By The Bay has 48 USBGF members as of December 1, 2017. For more information about BBB, email Ted at ted@bgbythebay.com

BELTWAY BACKGAMMON

Larry Brown, Director
Washington, DC

Beltway Backgammon has 41 USBGF members as of December 1, 2017. For more information about the Beltway Backgammon club, email Larry at: Larry Brown or see their website Beltway Backgammon Club

GAMMON ASSOCIATES

Patrick Gibson, Director

Los Angeles, California; 818/901-0464

The first club to reach this goal and receive USBGF Prime Club designation is Gammon Associates.  As of December 1, 2017 it has 34 USBGF Premium and Youth members. For more information about GammonAssociates, email Patrick  pgibsonmfic@gmail.com or see their website: GammonAssociates.com

FLINT AREA BACKGAMMON CLUB

Carol Joy Cole, Director
Flint, Michigan

The Flint Area Backgammon Club has 29 USBGF members as of December 1, 2017. For more information about the Flint Area Backgammon Club, email Carol Joy Cole at cjc@flintbg.com or see their website Flint Backgammon.

NYC BACKGAMMON

Richard Munitz, Liaison
New York City

NYC Backgammon Prime Club has 27 USBGF members as of December 1, 2017. For more information on NYC Backgammon, email Rich Munitz: rich@usbgf.org or see their website New York City Backgammon

SOUTH FLORIDA BACKGAMMON CUB

Karen Davis, Director
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 917-488-5364

South Florida Backgammon Club has 26 USBGF members as of December 1, 2017. To find out more information about South Florida Backgammon Club, email Karen at Karen@usbgf.org

TWIN CITIES BACKGAMMON CLUB

David Minikus, Director
Minneapolis, Minnesota

The Twin Cities Backgammon Club has 24 USBGF members as of December 1, 2017. For more information about the Twin Cities Backgammon Club, email David Minikus at tcgammon@comcast.net or see their website Twin Cities Backgammon Club.

CONNECTICUT BACKGAMMON CLUB

Ross Gordon, Director

The Connecticut Backgammon Club has 22 USBGF members as of December 1, 2017. For more information about the Connecticut Backgammon Club, email Ross at: Ross Gordon or see their website: Connecticut Backgammon Club.

ATLANTA NORTHSIDE BACKGAMMON CLUB

Jerry Godsey, Director
Atlanta, Georgia

The Atlanta Northside Backgammon Club has 21 USBGF members as of December 1, 2017.
For more information about the Atlanta Northside Backgammon Club, email Jerry at JerryGodsey or visit their website at Atlanta Northside Backgammon

AUSTIN BACKGAMMON CLUB

Scott Butki, Director
Austin, Texas

The Austin Backgammon Club has 20 USBGF members as of December 1, 2017. For more information about the Austin Backgammon Club, email Scott at sbutki@gmail.com or see their website at Austin Backgammon Club.

COLORADO BACKGAMMON CLUB

Lynda Clay, Director
Boulder, Colorado

Colorado Backgammon Club has 19 USBGF members as of December 1, 2017. For more information about the Colorado Backgammon Club, email Lynda at: Colorado Backgammon or see their website at Colorado Backgammon Club.

HOUSTON BACKGAMMON CLUB

Bill Riles, Director
Houston, Texas

The Houston Backgammon Club has 17 USBGF members as of December 1, 2017. For more information about the Houston Backgammon Club, email Bill Riles at billriles@sbcglobal.net

NEW ENGLAND BACKGAMMON CLUB

Albert Steg and Alex Zamanian, Directors,
Cambridge, Massachusetts

The New England Backgammon Club has 17 USBGF members as of December 1, 2017. For more information about the New England Backgammon Club, see their website at New England Backgammon

THE NORTHERN VIRGINIA BACKGAMMON CLUB

Frank Raposa, Director
Arlington, VA

The Northern Virginia Backgammon Club has 16 members as of December 1, 2017. For more information about the club, email Frank at frankpraposa@yahoo.com or see their website at Northern Virginia Backgammon Club

LAS VEGAS BACKGAMMON CLUB

Tony Anton, Director
Las Vegas, Nevada

Las Vegas Backgammon Club has 14 USBGF members as of December 1, 2017. For more information about the Las Vegas Backgammon Club, email Tony at: Tony Antonor see their website at Las Vegas Backgammon.

ORANGE COUNTY BACKGAMMON CLUB

Mario Savan (949) 433-2014  &  Paul Mangone(562) 301-4268, Co-Directors
Club Events Coordinator – Vera Holley (949) 735-4635
Venue for events 2018 – Embassy Suites by Hilton – 2120 Main St. Irvine, CA. 92614

The Orange County Backgammon Club has 18 USBGF members as of December 1, 2017. For more information about the Orange County Backgammon Club, email ocbackgammon@gmail.com or see their website Orange County Backgammon.

CHICAGO BAR POINT

Amy Trudeau, Director
Niles, Illinois

The Chicago Bar Point Club has 11 USBGF members as of December 1, 2017. For more information about the Chicago Bar Point Club, email Amy Trudeau at Chicago Bar Point or see their website Chicagopoint Backgammon Club.

CHARLOTTE BACKGAMMON CLUB

Jeb Horton, Director
Charlotte, North Carolina 704-651-2949

Charlotte Backgammon Club has 10 USBGF members as of December 1, 2017. For more information about the Charlotte Backgammon Club, email Jeb at Jeb Horton

THE COLUMBUS BACKGAMMON CLUB

Chris Yep, Director
Westerville, Ohio

The Columbus Backgammon Club has 10 USBGF members as of December 1, 2017. For more information about the Charlotte Backgammon Club, email Chris at: chris@columbusbg.org or see their website Columbus Backgammon Club

HOOSIER BACKGAMMON CLUB

Sean Garber, Director
Indianapolis, Indiana 317-241-0605

Hoosier Backgammon Club has 10 USBGF members as of December 1, 2017. For more information about the Hoosier Backgammon Club, email Sean Garber at seagar1824.com or see their website Hoosier Backgammon.

 
 
Congratulations to all our Prime Clubs, and thank you for all you do to promote the skill-based game of backgammon!
updated 6/1/18