• 2024 Scottish Backgammon Open

    In Aberdeen on Sunday, Mike Ireland was crowned winner of the Scottish Open – the first champion for 12 years. Fifty two players took part in the tournament at the Holiday Inn in Aberdeen, a tournament that was last held more than a decade ago. Participants travelled from across the British Isles to take part.…

  • Scots at Newcastle Open

    The recent Newcastle Open event saw a strong Scottish contingent attend. They included the eventual winner Alastair Woods (back row, second from right). Alastair has now won the Newcastle Open three times! Thanks to Brenda Rafferty for the image.

  • New Backgammon Club in Aberdeenshire

    Starting on the 25th of February there is a new place to play backgammon in Aberdeenshire! Westhill Library Backgammon Club will meet fornightly on Saturday mornings, 10 am – 12 pm. Suitable for children, adults and families (children must be accompanied by an adult). Please book your place at the library by telephoning 01224 472871…

  • 2023 Granite City Open

    The very 1st Aberdeen Granite City Backgammon Open is now available for registration! The new event is run by Aberdeen Backgammon Club and takes place on the weekend of May 5 – 7 at the Westhill Holiday Inn, Aberdeen. For all the details see here.

  • 2023 Glasgow Backgammon Open

    After a fantastic weekend of backgammon, Tournament Director Evan Williams presents winner Ian Hesketh (Glasgow) and runner-up Mutlu Ustun with their prizes.

  • Ayr Club Update

    Tuesday night saw the first Backgammon Ayr meeting of 2023. It was very well attended and the Winter League recommenced.

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