It’s been a great couple of days and I’m afraid staying glued to the live stream has taken priority over writing about it! A fuller report of the event will come later, but for now, here’s the headlines:
What a difference a year makes! In 2015 we were the plucky underdogs finding our feet in the European Team Championships. This year Team UK go into the “rest day” – well, the day devoted to the individual tournament instead – as one of four semi-finalists…
A brief update on the EUBGF, the forthcoming 2016 European Team Championships in Denmark and an invitation to submit proposals to host the 2017 European Team Championships
The board of the EUBGF (European Backgammon Federation), chaired by its president Denmark’s Steen Grønbech, has been working hard over the past year and at its last Annual General Assembly voted in its formal statutes (constitution) and official tournament rules, which fully mirror the UKBGF Rules.
The time has come to select the UK Team for the prestigious European Team Championships to be held in Copenhagen in September 2016. I have been appointed Captain of the UK Team by the UKBGF – a position I hold with pride as well as a certain amount of trepidation – so team selection is my next task.