• USBGF Lifetime Achievement

Perry Gartner

Awarded in 2018
From Hallandale Beach, Florida

As co-founder of The Backgammon Learning Center (BLC), Perry Gartner has formed a top-flight cadre of teachers including many of the top players in the world. The group has helped hundreds of players raise their skill level and offered affordable lessons to beginners.

Perry served as President of the USBGF from 2010-2013 where he provided support in establishing policies and programs to support all of the players, local clubs, and tournament directors; and promoting the overall growth of the game.