Last call for the upcoming 1st MERIT OPEN INTERNATIONAL BACKGAMMON CHAMPIONSHIP & 1st MERIT DOUBLES BACKGAMMON CHAMPIONSHIP, scheduled at the MERIT PARK HOTEL & CASINO (Kervansaray Mevkii Karaoglanoglu – Girne (Kyrenia) | Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus) from 30th October till 3rd November, 2013 (main event 1st, 2nd and 3rd November, 2013). It's the best way to spend the first week-end of November in one of the best places in the Mediterranean sea!
THE MERIT PARK HOTEL & CASINO WILL DONATE
15.000 € AS ADDED MONEY-PRIZE,
DIVIDED AS FOLLOWS:
7.000 € added for the Master Main winner
2.000 € added for the Master Main finalist
2.000 € added for the Master Consolation winner
1.000 € added for the Master Last Chance winner
3.000 € added for the Doubles winners
BOOK YOUR ROOM NOW AT THE MERIT PARK HOTEL*****
ph. +90 532 2329228 mob. – www.wbfturkey.com
(all inclusive | open buffet breakfast + lunch + dinner | soft and local alcoholic drinks):
Single room 85 USD all inclusive per room/per night
Double room 120 USD all inclusive per room/per night
In addition, Merit Park Hotel & Casino will offer you a complimentary transfer from and to the airport.
When you book the room, please also send your flight details to organize your transfer
Please mention the password Backgammon when making the reservation to get special rates.
We recommend Merit Park Hotel & Casino*****,
where the tournament action will take place.
These are the main points of the schedule (official flyer athttp://www.wbfturkey.org/etkinlik/merit2013/merit2013flyer.htm | more info also at www.wbf.net or at http://merit-open.ucoz.net/):
* It is the last tournament of the WBF Golden Circuit 2013 scheduled at the beginning of November;
* 100% of all entry will be returned to the players, with an added money-prize of 15.000 €;
* Two categories: Master (350 € + reg.) and Intermediate (100 € + reg.);
* The tournament is part of the WBF Golden Circuit 2013: the winner of each category in the circuit will play the next European Backgammon Championship free-of-charge;
* Time clocks will not be used during this event, except when a specific match is unduly delaying the tournament. However, by mutual agreement both players may use a clock;
* The public random draw will be conducted manually;
* All matches will be played on professional tournament boards. The boards are regularly cleaned and disinfected after every tournament;
* Free drinks for the players in the Backgammon room;
* On Wednesday 30th October, 2013 at 16:00 tournament play commences with opening rounds in the Warm-up (free-of-charge - for registered players only), 869BG Trophy (free-of-charge - for WBF supporters only), Quarter Entries, One Point Matches and Jackpots;
* On Thursday 31st October, 2013 at 15:30 play continues in the Warm-up (second part - free-of charge - for registered players only), 869BG Trophy (second part - free-of-charge - for WBF supporters only). At 21:30 play commences in the MERIT DOUBLES CHAMPIONSHIP (3.000 € added);
* On Friday 1st November, 2013 at 15:30 play continues. At 20:00 Merit Park Hotel & Casino will host the Welcome Cocktail followed by commencement of both divisions of the Main Tournament (public draw at 21:00 – start at 21:30);
* On Saturday 2nd November, 2013 at 14:00 Main continues and start of Progressive Consolation. The Ladies Tournament and Merit Super-Jackpot will also begin;
* On Sunday 3rd November, 2013 at 13:00 the Last Chance Tournament will be played followed at13:30 by the Finals and, at the end of the games, the Awards Ceremony with cocktail.
For more information email to
1st MERIT OPEN INTERNATIONAL BACKGAMMON CHAMPIONSHIP & 1st MERIT DOUBLES BACKGAMMON CHAMPIONSHIP
MERIT PARK HOTEL & CASINO (Kervansaray Mevkii Karaoglanoglu – Girne (Kyrenia) | Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus)
30th October - 3rd November, 2013 | Main event 1st, 2nd and 3rd November, 2013
Warm-up, 869BG Trophy, Quarter entries, Jackpots & One Point Matches | Wednesday 30th - Thursday 31st October, 2013
Merit Doubles Championship | Thursday 31st October, 2013
Main event | Friday 1st – Sunday 3rd November, 2013
Progressive Consolation, Merit Super-jackpot and Ladies Tournament | Saturday 2nd November, 2013
Last Chance and Awards Ceremony with cocktail | Sunday 3rd November, 2013
Your support in promoting this event will be greatly appreciated.
Hope to see you in Cyprus!
Director of the 1st MERIT OPEN INTERNATIONAL BACKGAMMON CHAMPIONSHIP & 1st MERIT DOUBLES BACKGAMMON CHAMPIONSHIP
For more information, please contact Marco Fornasir:
Phone: + 39 0331 923537
Mob: +39 337 303804
Fax: + 39 0331 920621
Website: www.wbf.net <http://www.wbf.net/>
On skype: marcofornasir
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