Start Time

14:00

Sunday, August 25, 2019

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End Time

23:30

Sunday, August 25, 2019

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Address

Garden of Gazebo & Velarium GRADO (Gorizia – Italy)

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WBF – Worldwide Backgammon Federation

and

CIRCOLO DILETTANTISTICO BRIDGE GRADO

are proud to present the

2019 FRIULI VENEZIA GIULIA CHAMPIONSHIP
valid for the CNB Championship classification
Sunday 25th August, 2019 

Supported by the City of Grado

EMPEROR’S BEACH – SPIAGGIA DELL’IMPERATORE

Garden of Gazebo & Velarium
GRADO (Gorizia – Italy)

In case of bad weather the event will be held at
Enoteca da Pino (via Galileo Galilei, 13 – Grado

 

INFO

TOURNAMENT COMMITTEE

To be announced at the Tournament

DIRECTOR

Marco Fornasir
sanctioned by the WBF – Worldwide Backgammon Federation

The WBF sanction is guarantee of transparency and correctness since 1986

FOR MORE INFORMATION

Marco Fornasir

ph. +39 0331 923537 – mob. +39 337 303804
email: info@wbf.netwww.wbf.net
on Skype: marcofornasir

Facebook page: GRADO – BACKGAMMON ON THE BEACH

NO ENTRY FEES

The tournaments are free-of-charge, but a donation of 10 € is greatly appreciated to cover organizational costs

Friuli Venezia Giulia Championship | Direct elimination: main 7 points, final 9 points – progressive automatic consolation 5 points, final 7 points
The Friuli Venezia Giulia Championship is valid for the CNB Championship classification

NO REGISTRATION FEES

The tournaments are free-of-charge, but a donation of 10 € is greatly appreciated to cover organizational costs

PRE-REGISTRATION

Pre-registration is strongly recommended: please send an email to info@wbf.net (also indicating the hotel booked)

PRIZES - NO MONEY-PRIZES

The winner of the Friuli Venezia Giulia Championship will receive a vaucher for a dinner (2 people – 60 € worth) offered by L’Ingordo 1996 and a free entrance (Intermediate category) for the upcoming

XXII Austrian Backgammon Open & 32° Italian Backgammon Championship (Casino Seefeld, Austria – 9 th / 13 th October, 2019)

Gifts, gadgets and free entrances at the Water Park – Parco Acquatico are offered by GIT Grado for the best classified of both tournaments

TROPHIES

Various trophies are offered by WBF Worldwide Backgammon Federation to the winners of the tournament

The trophies will be presented only during the awarding ceremony.

ROUTE

Grado is 50 km from Trieste, 40 km from Gorizia and from Udine, 120 km from Venezia

The train station is Cervignano del Friuli, bus service till Grado

The airport is Aeroporto Friuli Venezia Giulia – Ronchi dei Legionari

RECOMMENDED ACCOMMODATION

Grand Hotel Astoria****

Largo San Grisogono, 3 – 34073 Grado – Italy
ph. +39 0431 83550 – fax +39 0431 83355
email: info@hotelastoria.it
website: www.hotelastoria.it
price on request on the website www.hotelastoria.it

(special conditons for Backgammon players: discount 15%)

Hotel Sorriso***

Riva Ugo Foscolo, 3 – 34073 Grado – Italy
ph. +39 0431 80838 – fax +39 0431 878344
email: info@albergosorriso.com
website: www.albergosorriso.com
35,00 € B&B per person/per night

(special conditons for Backgammon players – full price 40 €)

PROGRAM

Sunday, August 25

14:00 Start of Friuli Venezia Giulia Championship at Velarium Emperor’s Beach
The Friuli Venezia Giulia Championship is valid for the CNB Championship classification

At the end awarding ceremony

21:00 Backgammon action at Enoteca da Pino: jackpots & Merit Open qualifications

The organization reserves the right to change the program in any of its parts Changes will be announced in advance and posted on the Notice Board
The trophies will be presented only during the awarding ceremony

IMPORTANT NOTES

WBF Tournament rules will apply (www.wbfonline.com/wbfrules/wbfrules.html)

No clocks will be used during the tournament

The draw is manual (not computerized), public and random

The Tournament Committee reserves the right to refuse application to play and/or forbid admittance without giving any reason since the Tournament is by WBF invitation only

Should a player wish to leave the playing area during the Tournament, he/she must inform the Tournament Director. Failure to do so may results in penalty points being given

The boards are regularly cleaned and disinfected before every tournament

Dice Service is provided by WBF

The trophies will be presented only during the awarding ceremony

The Friuli Venezia Giulia Championship is valid for the CNB Championship classification

In case of bad weather the event will be held at Enoteca da Pino (via Galileo Galilei, 13 – Grado)

FRIULI VENEZIA GIULIA PAST WINNERS

2018 Walter Busato (Zeltingen-Rachtig – Germany)
2017 Boris Martinello (Venezia Mestre)
2016 Florin Popa (Milano)
2015 Boris Martinello (Venezia Mestre)
2014 Christa Groll (Wien)
2013 Boris Martinello (Venezia Mestre)
2012 Francesco Zecchini (Gemona)
2011 Francesco Zecchini (Gemona)
2010 Cesare Nanti (Venezia Mestre)
2009 Boris Martinello (Venezia Mestre)
2008 not assigned
2007 Massimo Trovò (Venezia Mestre)
2006 not assigned
2005 Cesare Nanti (Venezia Mestre)
2004 Sergio Cadorini (Udine)
2003 Massimo Donadio (Gorizia)
2002 Michele China (Milano)
2001 Bruno Grizzaffi (Udine)
2000 Giuseppe Baù (Venezia)
1992 – 1999 not assigned
1991 Aldo Poduie (Trieste)
1990 Aldo Poduie (Trieste)