8 Cube Brighton Backgammon Club

8 Cube Brighton Backgammon Club


For those that want to learn, find someone to play, as well as those who want some financial action.

Membership of the club is free until further notice.

Club nights and Sunday tournaments to be arranged once a month as far as possible subject to participation.

Club Nights


to be at the Temple Bar, Western Road, Brighton every fortnight on a Monday as part of the Brighton Premier Backgammon league (subject to change).

Club also plays at a number of other possible venues including but not limited to; Fortune of War (Beach), Marwoods Cafe bar (South Laine), The Cloakroom (Kemptown) and Grosvenor Casino (Seafront).

Match formats will generally be 7, 9 or 11 points.

There will also be some Chouette for those who love to play for money.

Rated Matches


All matches played will be UKBGF rated.

Rich McQuillan has arranged this with UKBGF and is looking after all data. If you have any results that are not registered please discuss with him as appropriate.

Sunday Tournaments


to be Once a Month on a suitable Sunday in the second half of the month (date to be agreed).

Location of Tournaments to be generally at the Grosvenor Casino, Brighton. Alternative locations may be agreed depending on conditions.

Tournament / Match formats will be agreed depending on number of Participants. Match lengths will generally be 7 – 11 points.

Entry will be £20 (Subject to change) plus £5 registration fee

Registration fees will ALL go towards a future prize pot / trophy. There will be a larger pot for those that attend most which is the fairest way. Any actual costs associated with this will be deducted from total under agreement.

Beginners and Novices.


Every  Fortnight on a Tuesday evening 7pm onwards held at The Cloakroom Bar (Kemptown).

Not exclusively for Beginners and Novices, everyone is welcome but aimed at teaching the game to those that want to learn. There is currently no fee for this, just come along and join in, play and learn and have a great drink (Not free).

We have so far had over 10 newbies join in since starting this in March 2019.


Tournament Play March 2019