USBGF Tournament Rules

Rules for in Person Play

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U.S. Backgammon Federation rules for live tournament play – Effective January 2019

Rules for Online Play

U.S. Backgammon Federation rules for online tournament play – Effective July 2021

Companion Guides

Ruling Guide

Provides greater detail and addresses other uncommon situations – Effective February 2019

Rules Options

Governs allowed variations to our standard rules – Effective January 2019