Home - Northern Virginia Backgammon Club - Established Late 1980s

About The Northern Virginia Backgammon Club:       We have a wide variety of players from well known “Giants” of Backgammon, other experts, to long-time intermediates and beginners.    We have a competitive yet friendly social environment that will enable you to improve your game and make friends with other players.  Come join us anytime!!

Congratulations to Gary Fries - Five Consecutive Years as NOVA BG Player of the Year!

Tournament Dates: 

  • Every Monday night
  • Register at 6:45
  • Random Draw 7:00 PM sharp.

Where:  Our Best Venue Ever!!!

    •  Summers Restaurant and Sports Bar
    •  1520 N Courthouse Rd, Arlington, VA 22203
      • One block from Courthouse Metro at the corner of Courthouse Road and Wilson Blvd.
      • Big Parking lot across from the Courthouse with meters free after 8PM
      • Or park on Key Blvd about 1/4 mile away no permit required after 5PM
    • http://www.summers-restaurant.com

Club Rules ("New Rules" for 2019):   We now follow USBGF Rules with our local late player policy  and the following USBGF options:
  •  Legal Moves
  •  Use of two dice is Preferred over four dice.  (Note Preferred Means if one players wants it it is in effect)
  •  Dice landing on checkers is legal.
  •  Use of clocks is Preferred. (2 minutes/match point reserve time + 15 second delay)