42nd Backgammon World Championship

July  29 - August 6, 2017

​Boot Camp on July 31st at 7p 

Pre-tournament Boot Camps

A comprehensive evening of backgammon training session in Monte Carlo, just before the World Championships.

The sessions will be led by:

- Masayuki Mochizuki , voted #1 player in the world by his peers (Giant’s poll). Mochy has lectured extensively at tournaments throughout the world.
- Phil Simborg, Co-Founder of the Backgammon Learning Center, who has taught backgammon for over 20 years, published more than 200 articles, lectures at U.S. tournaments, and leads online seminars with students from the U.S. and many other countries.


The Camp Program:
- Mochy will provide his approach to preparing for every major tournament.
- Mochy will show you key reference positions and how to best use and remember them.
- Mochy and Phil will lead separate break-out session on key areas of the game that will prepare you for the World Championships and improve your game for all match play.
- At the end of the session Mochy and Phil will present a Duplicate Backgammon interactive match where all will participate and discuss thinking over the board.


When and where?
July 31st, 7PM, Fairmont Hotel (exact location to be determined).

Pricing
- $250.00 per person.  Note that we will be separating break-out session according to skill level and specific topic interests of the students in attendance.

Backgammon Learning Center

Boot Camp