Main events are eligible for American Backgammon Tour (ABT) master points. Open and advanced are single elimination with progressive consolation. Novice format depends on number of entries. A registration fee of $35 is required to play in all events, except for the Viking Novice or Early Raven.
Bring your hard-won knowledge and expertise to the table to battle in true elite warrior fashion.
11 points Main / 9 points Consolation
$300 entry, 90% return
With the sound of thunder, lay down your hammer-like skills over the board to crush your foes.
9 points Main / 7 points Consolation
Grand Crystal Beaver XVIII
Announcing the return of the Grand Crystal Beaver. Previously held in Illinois, the eighteenth Grand Crystal Beaver tournament is coming to Minnesota in 2017. Limit of 12 direct entries.
Grand Crystal Beaver trophy
Eight entrants face an extra round of play. Four will qualify for a place in the Grand Crystal Beaver XVIII.
* Two-time winners!
FOR THE SLAIN
Valhalla Open and Advanced
Offering a better payout than a traditional last chance. A Valkyrie leads the slain to Valhalla to bear her dead to the afterlife. Players who are eliminated from the main and consolation events on Saturday are eligible to enter.
$100 open entry
$50 advanced entry
Honors our brave Vikings who are the first to be struck down. Thor Advanced players who lose their first match in both the main and consolation are eligible for this free entry tournament.
Added money, no charge to enter
In this blitz style event, Vikings fight through short bracket qualifier matches for a spot in the main conquest. Continual entry allowed.
Every Viking enjoys a quick raid every now and then. Two point matches.
FTH backgammon board with precision dice, board cover and chouette pack of doubling cubes and leather pouch. See more photos
Free limited edition doubling cube to all Gammon Stuff Board Tournament entrants
Gammon Stuff Board Tournament
The victorious first place warrior will receive a custom hand-crafted luxury sized FTH backgammon board with 2 inch checkers and a merino wool playing surface. Two sets of precision dice and a chouette pack of extra doubling cubes and a leather pouch are included in the prize package, courtesy of Gammon Stuff.
FTH backgammon board
$500, second place
FOR THE TIRELESS WARIOR
Ragnarök After Tourney
Prize return is 85% of entry fee, unless otherwise noted.