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 Ed Corey at Ed Corey or info@usbgf.org.

SOUTH FLORIDA BACKGAMMON CUB

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

South Florida Backgammon Club has 63 USBGF members as of December 1, 2019. To find out more information about South Florida Backgammon Club, email Karen at Karen@usbgf.org.

BACKGAMMON BY THE BAY

Ted Chee, Director

San Francisco, California 831-261-4583

Backgammon By The Bay has 40 USBGF members as of December 1, 2019. For more information about BBB, email Ted at ted_chee@yahoo.com

BELTWAY BACKGAMMON

Larry Brown, Director 571-214-8298
Arlington, Virginia

Beltway Backgammon has 40 USBGF members as of December 1, 2019. For more information about the Beltway Backgammon club, email Larry at: Larry Brown or see their website Beltway Backgammon Club

NEW ENGLAND BACKGAMMON CLUB

Albert Steg and Alex Zamanian, Directors,
Cambridge, Massachusetts

The New England Backgammon Club has 39 USBGF members as of December 1, 2019. For more information about the New England Backgammon Club, email Albert Steg or see their website at New England Backgammon

NYC BACKGAMMON

Richard Munitz, Liaison
New York City

NYC Backgammon Prime Club has 39 USBGF members as of December 1, 2019. For more information on NYC Backgammon, email Rich Munitz: rich@usbgf.org or see their website New York City Backgammon

ORANGE COUNTY BG CLUB

Mario Savan (949) 433-2014 & Paul Mangone(562) 301-4268, Co-Directors
Club Events Coordinator – Vera Holley (949) 735-4635

The Orange County Backgammon Club has 35 USBGF members as of October 1, 2019. For more information, visit their website Orange County Backgammon, or email Mario at Mario Savan

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, 2019 it has 33 USBGF Premium and Youth members. For more information about Gammon Associates, email Patrick pgibsonmfic@gmail.com or see their website: GammonAssociates

TWIN CITIES BACKGAMMON CLUB

April Mesich, Director (612) 703-3211
Minneapolis, Minnesota

The Twin Cities Backgammon Club has 33 USBGF members as of December 1, 2019. For more information about the Twin Cities Backgammon Club, email April Kennedy at tcgammon@comcast.net or see their website Twin Cities Backgammon Club.

THE NORTHERN VIRGINIA BACKGAMMON CLUB

Frank Raposa, Director (978) 400-6385
Arlington, VA

The Northern Virginia Backgammon Club has 26 members as of December 1, 2019. 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 (702) 458-0926

Las Vegas, Nevada

Las Vegas Backgammon Club has 25 USBGF members as of December 1, 2019. For more information about the Las Vegas Backgammon Club, email Tony at: Tony Anton or see their website at Las Vegas Backgammon.

CONNECTICUT BACKGAMMON CLUB

Ross Gordon, Director (203) 521-7866

The Connecticut Backgammon Club has 24 USBGF members as of December 1, 2019. For more information about the Connecticut Backgammon Club, email Ross at: Ross Gordon or see their website: Connecticut Backgammon Club.

FLINT AREA BACKGAMMON CLUB

Carol Joy Cole, Director (810) 232-9731
Flint, Michigan

The Flint Area Backgammon Club has 23 USBGF members as of December 1, 2019. For more information about the Flint Area Backgammon Club, email Carol Joy Cole at cjc@flintbg.com or see their website Flint Backgammon.

DC-METRO BACKGAMMON CLUB

Vinson Blanton, Contact 571-766-8395
Washington, D.C.

The DC-Metro Backgammon Club has 23 USBGF members as of December 1, 2019. For more information about the DC-Metro Backgammon Club, email Vinson at: DC-Metrobg@gmail.com or see their website at DC-Metro Backgammon Club.

COLORADO BACKGAMMON CLUB

Dan Minardi, Director 303-3563-3679
Denver, Colorado

The Colorado Backgammon Club has 19 USBGF members as of December 1, 2019. For more information about the Colorado Backgammon Club, email Dan at Dan Minardi or visit their website at Colorado Backgammon

PUB CLUB

Tim Mabee, Director(630) 606-2388
Chicago, Illinois

The Pub Club has 18 USBGF members as of December 1, 2019. For more information about the Pub Club, email Tim at Tim Maybee or visit their website at Pub Club

ATLANTA NORTHSIDE BACKGAMMON CLUB

Jeff Proctor, Director
Atlanta, Georgia

The Atlanta Northside Backgammon Club has 17 USBGF members as of December 1, 2019. For more information about the Atlanta Northside Backgammon Club, email Jeff at Jeff Proctor or visit their website at Atlanta Northside Backgammon

AUSTIN BACKGAMMON CLUB

Scott Butki, Director (240) 675-7142
Austin, Texas

The Austin Backgammon Club has 15 USBGF members as of December 1, 2019. For more information about the Austin Backgammon Club, email Scott at sbutki@gmail.com or see their website at Austin Backgammon Club.

LONG ISLAND BACKGAMMON CLUB

John Barnett, Director 516-741-1428
Mineola, New York

The Long Island Backgammon Club has 15 USBGF members as of December 1, 2019. For more information about the Long Island Backgammon Club, email John at BG plusUSA or visit their website at Long Island Backgammon

CHARLOTTE BACKGAMMON CLUB

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

Charlotte Backgammon Club has 13 USBGF members as of December 1, 2019. For more information about the Charlotte Backgammon Club, email Jeb at
Jeb Horton.

HOUSTON BACKGAMMON CLUB

Bill Riles, Director (281) 703-9304
Houston, Texas

The Houston Backgammon Club has 13 USBGF members as of December 1, 2019. For more information about the Houston Backgammon Club, email Bill Riles at billriles@sbcglobal.net

OHIO STATE BACKGAMMON CLUB

Joe Miller, Director
Akron, Ohio

The Ohio State Backgammon Club has 13 USBGF members as of December 1, 2019. For more information about the Ohio State Backgammon Club, email Tom Wheeler at osbc@neo.rr.com or see their website Ohio State Backgammon.

THE COLUMBUS BACKGAMMON CLUB

Chris Yep, Director (614) 208-3816
Westerville, Ohio

The Columbus Backgammon Club has 12 USBGF members as of December 1, 2019. For more information about the Charlotte Backgammon Club, email Chris at: chris@columbusbg.org or see their website Columbus Backgammon Club

DALLAS BACKGAMMON LEAGUE

Tom Wheeler, Director (972) 484-3038
Dallas, Texas

The Long Island Backgammon League has 12 USBGF members as of December 1, 2019. For more information about the Pub Club, email Tom at Tom or visit their website at Dallas Backgammon League

KANSAS CITY BACKGAMMON CLUB

Eric Barr, Director (816) 237-8089
Kansas City, Kansas

The Kansas City Backgammon Club has 12 USBGF members as of December 1, 2019. For more information, see Kansas City Backgammon

PALM BEACH CHAPTER

Jason Briggs, Director (917) 834-7637
Palm Beach, Florida

The Palm Beach Chapter has 11 USBGF members as of December 1, 2019. For more information about the Palm Beach Chapter, call Jason Briggs (917) 834-7637.

BRASS CITY BACKGAMMON CLUB

Jim Sisti, Director
Waterbury, CT (203) 592-6125

The Brass City Backgammon Club has 11 USBGF members as of December 1, 2019. For more information about the Brass City Backgammon Club, email Jim Sisti at jim@brasscitybackgammon.com or see their website Brass City Backgammon.

HOOSIER BACKGAMMON CLUB

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

The Hoosier Backgammon Club has 10 USBGF members as of December 1, 2019. For more information about the Hoosier Backgammon Club, email Sean Garber at seagar1824.com or see their website Hoosier Backgammon.

BALTIMORE BACKGAMMON CLUB

Paul Laubner, Director, (410) 530-2237
Baltimore, Maryland

The Baltimore Backgammon Club has 10 USBGF members as of December 1, 2019. For more information about the Baltimore Backgammon Club, email Paul at Paul Laubner or see their website baltimorebackgammonclub.com/

BACKGAMMON ON LONG ISLAND

Bill Lonergan and Shahrooz Moreh, Co-Directors, (646) 249-0610 (Bill)
Mineola, New York

Backgammon On Long Island has 8 USBGF members as of May 24, 2021.  For more information about Backgammon On Long Island, email Bill at Bill Lonergan or see their website backgammononlongisland.com.

 ST. LOUIS GATEWAY BACKGAMMON CLUB

Jim Fehrer, Director (636) 686-0338 or Gerry Tansey
St. Louis, Missouri

The St. Louis Backgammon Club has 8 USBGF members as of December 1, 2019. For more information about the St. Louis Backgammon Club, email Gerry Tansey.

Congratulations to all our Prime Clubs, and thank you for all you do to promote the skill-based game of backgammon!
updated 1/9/2020