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5th Brussels Backgammon Day, Wed Nov 1, at Longchamp’s

Dear backgammon friends,

Please, take a look at this video with a remarkable atmosphere view of the 2016 4th Brussels Backgammon Day.

And now : the 5th Brussels Backgammon Day on Wednesday the 1st of November 2017 at 09.30 hours (till approximately 23.00 hours). [ Flyer ]

9.15 hours : registration & breakfast
09.45 hours : Swiss movement tournament
+/- 14.30 hours : light lunch
+/- 22.50 hours : cocktail & prize-giving ceremony

In Longchamp Tennis Club, chaussée de Waterloo 836, 1180 Brussels – nice atmosphere -, breakfast, 10 rounds of 5-point matches with clock, lunch in-between, dinner possibilities, a beautiful trophy for the winner. members & friends welcome.

Participation : 25,- €. Registration mandatory before Monday the 30th of  October.

Hope to see you then, keep on rolling,
Guy Van Middelem
+32 476 41 86 88



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Impressions from the 4th Brussels Backgammon Day

video by NKR


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3rd Brussels Backgammon Day, 31 Oct 2015, in Longchamp

Dear backgammon friends,
Chers amis joueurs de backgammon,
Beste backgammon vrienden,

Please find enclosed the 3rd Brussels Backgammon Day program (in ENG, NL & FR), on Saturday the 31st of October.

Free breakfast will be served from 09.30 hours and play (round 1) will start precisely at 10.15 hours (the draw for the 1st round will be made the day before – pre-registration is mandatory). Everybody will play on a fixed numbered table with a clock (12 min. + 12 sec., no breaks during play).

Two different soups with bread and a drink will be offered in the beginning of the afternoon. An eventual meal later is at charge of each player. The end of round 8, the announcement of the results and the prize-giving ceremony are expected before midnight.

It will be a thrilling and very sympathetic tournament. Already registered : Catherine Bogaert, Fakhri Salasi, Nabil Antoun, Eric Aries, Manuel Baptista, Aurélien Bonnet, Johan Brisaert, Alain Chif, Martin Collet, Patrice de Sainte Marie, Antoine de Spoelberch, Kristoffer De Weert, Olivier Flamion, Simon Garzaniti, Sassan Kachanian, Michel Lamote, Martin Macharis, Maurits Pino, Henri Pollet, Etienne Savary, Johan Segers, Akbar Soltani, Marc Steyvers, Zsolt Tasnadi, Paul van Dijke, Paulus van Rooijen and presumably Liévin Vandenplas and Geert Van Der Stricht.

I expect more players to join in the fun and I would really appreciate if you play with us. Can I count on you that day ?

Kind regards, Guy


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2nd Brussels Backgammon Day – Brussels Friendly 43, Saturday, November 1

Dear backgammonfriends,

Brussels Friendly 43 backgammon tournament is proud to present you the 2nd Brussels Backgammon Day on Saturday the 1st of November at 10.30 hours (see all info in included flyers in English, FrenchDutch).

Location : the Brasseries du Longchamp, chaussée de Waterloo 836 – 1180 Brussels.

Some details :

  • Please BYBB (bring your backgammon board) + clock
  • Register in advance for the complete program (mandatory)
  • Prospects are based on 16 to 32 players bracket. Format & program could change depending on the number of entries
  • Clocks will be mandatory if the organisation requires it
  • Prize awarding ceremony expected around 11.59 PM

See you at this occasion with pleasure
— Guy


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