Championship and Intermediate have a Main Flight, Consolation and Last Chance.* There will be re-entries in Championship and Intermediate Divisions on Friday, January 8th until 4:00 p.m. Re-entry matches must finish by 8:00 p.m. Friday. (It may be necessary for re-entries to play through the dinner break.)

*Any player who has not cashed in the Main or Consolation brackets is entitled to a FREE entry into the Last Chance. You must sign up by 10:00 pm Saturday to be eligible to play in the Last Chance.

**The format of the Beginner and Advanced Beginner events will be determined at the close of registration.

Rules & Conditions


NY Backgammon reserves the right to refuse entry into the tournament and to refuse access to the premises with no reason required.

No entrant will be allowed to play below his or her level.

This is a “clock preferred” tournament for the Championship Division only.

This is a non-smoking tournament.


Please visit our website regularly for any special events that may be added.

Please bring your own board and clock to the New York Metropolitan Open.  The deadline for pre-registration is December 20, 2016 postmark.