Author Archives: Nader K. Rad

Validity of online matches for ratings

Since we can’t get together to play backgammon these days because of the coronavirus pandemic, BGFed has decided to accept online matches that meet certain criteria in the official ratings. More information about the conditions and the way you can … Continue reading

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Tournaments etc. postponed/cancelled

Because of the recent measures by the Belgian federal government to limit the propagation of the coronavirus, all backgammon tournaments and events from backgammon Club Leuven and other clubs in Belgium are cancelled up to and including Friday, April 3, … Continue reading

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Leuven Monthly 2 – 2020

There were 16 players in Leuven Monthly 2, including 5 news players; Itzhak, Miquel, Lizbeth, Tamara, and Chantal, welcome to the club! We played three 7-point matches, and at the end, Henri and Kristoffer got the first place with the … Continue reading

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Leuven Monthly 1 – 2020

We played the first Leuven Monthly on 26th of January. There were 13 players for Leuven Monthly, plus two players who were playing their BIC games, and two guests. We were happy to welcome a new player among us, Oguz. … Continue reading

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Leuven Monthly in 2020

We wish you happy holidays in advance, and a great year ahead. The following is the plan for the Leuven Monthly games: Winter: Sundays, at 13:45, on 26/01, 23/02, and 22/03 Spring: Fridays, at 19:45, on 24/04, 22/05, and 26/06 … Continue reading

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Membership fees for BGFed and BIC in 2020

Thanks for being members of BGFed.be in 2019; we hope you’ve had a great year and enjoyed the backgammon events. If you’d like to stay a member in 2020 (or become a new member), a membership fee of €10 needs … Continue reading

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2019’s Leuven Monthly Finals

The finalists of Leuven Monthly played against each other on 15th of December, and Johan Segers became the champion of 2019. Congratulations Johan! The following are the highest ranking players of Leuven Monthly games in 2019: Johan S. Alain Dan … Continue reading

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Leuven Monthly 9

There were 10 players in Leuven Monthly 9, and at the end, Nader and Dan gained the highest scores by winning all their matches. With a total score of 83, Dan became the champion of autumn Leuven Monthly games. The … Continue reading

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11th Leuven Backgammon Open 2019: Sun, Beer, and Lots of Chocolate

On a crisp sunny Autumn day, 24 people choose not to spend their day outdoors but to play some backgammon instead. On Sunday, November 10, they were to play a tight schedule of 7 rounds of 5-point matches, competing for … Continue reading

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Leuven Monthly 8

7 players were at the 8th Leuven Monthly on 20th of October to play three 7-point matches. Alain and Dan got the perfect score of 30. The next and last Leuven Monthly of 2019 will be on 24th of November. … Continue reading

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