The Memorial 2022


The Memorial Event returns to the Ambassadors Hotel in Central London on
26th and 27th February 2022.

Super Jackpot starts on Friday 25th February at 7pm

The Memorial will be the opening event for the UKBGF Tour this year. The format is planned to be a 96 player Masters and a 32 player Intermediates competition*. The winners up in each will be invited to play in the UKBGF Tour ending Final (UKBFG members only).

Super Jackpot on Friday/Saturday: £10 entry

  • Pools of £200 + £200 with 100% return.

  • 11 point matches. Clock mandatory 120+12s

  • 2 rounds on Friday and Saturday evenings. Final on Sunday if 32 players

Masters: Gold, Silver and Bronze entry from just £55

  • Prize Board and trophy for Main winner

  • Saturday: 11 and 9 point qualifying rounds

  • Sunday: Main, Consolation and Last Chance

  • Cash Prizes + extra added prizes to be confirmed

  • Side pools with 100% return

Intermediates : £50 or £55 for non UKBGF Members or £30 for one day.

  • 5 rounds of Swiss format play on each day

  • Two Silverman boards to be won + £25 runner up prizes

  • Trophy for the player with the best aggerate score over two days

Winners in both the Masters and Intermediates will be invited to the 2022 UKBGF Tour Winners Invitational.

Included in the registration is tea, coffee, still and sparkling water, and welcome snacks. A subsidised lunch is served between 12-3pm at £5 per portion. We expect the menu to be Pasta and Soup + Sandwich. There will be discount vouchers for 10% on bar food and drink. The Ambassadors hotel is also offering ten rooms at discounted prices to players.

Your place is not confirmed until you have paid.

Registration on both days is from 9.30am, and play starts at 11am on Saturday and 10.30am on Sunday.

Masters - please see full detail and fill in the Masters registration form here

Intermediates - please see full detail and fill in the Intermediates registration form here

Super Jackpot - please email Andrew to reserve your place

*The format could change to 64 Main and 64 Intermediates if the demand for the intermediates is high enough.

The Wayne Felton Trophy

Ambassadors Hotel
12 Upper Woburn Place,
London, WC1H 0HX


Erhan Travel Board

Wayne Felton

Assuming a full 96 players in the Masters, the format will be -

If you have any queries about the event, please email us at


  1. Adrian Farthing

  2. Amin Noroozi

  3. Anna Clarke

  4. Aref Alipour

  5. Can Cag

  6. Chris Filby

  7. Chris Humble

  8. Cristian Cozos

  9. Cynthia Roberts

  10. Damien Ricaud

  11. Dan Rovira

  12. Daniel Molan

  13. David Dennis

  14. David Nathan

  15. David Tulip

  16. Gaz Owen

  17. George Jacobs

  18. George Satanas

  19. Graham Sievers

  20. Hazel Harper

  21. Jason Champion

  22. Jerry White

  23. John Broomfield

  24. Jon Barnes

  25. Julian Minwalla

  26. Kev Jones

  27. Kevin Bailey

  28. Kevin Carter

  29. Larry Smyth

  30. Lawrence Powell

  31. Martin Sher

  32. Michele de Havilland

  33. Mike Ireland

  34. Neculai Axinte

  35. Neil Taylor

  36. Nicholas Check

  37. Paul White

  38. Peter Hodson

  39. Radu Ciortan

  40. Roberto Rodriguez

  41. Ronald Parry

  42. Rosalie Johnson

  43. Rowena Paliwoda

  44. Sarah Jolliff

  45. Saravanan Sathyanandha

  46. Sean Clennell

  47. Stefan Paliwoda

  48. Stephen Carder

  49. Stuart Mann

  50. Thomas Thorpe

  51. Tim Line

  52. Tim Paulden

  53. Wayne Joseph

UKBGF Membership

Backgammon London are committed to supporting the UKBGF We offer discounts to members at our events, and also run competitions in partnership with the UKBGF. Membership is £25 per year or £60 for three years. Youth membership* is free for under 26 year olds and students* (conditions apply*)

We are offering UKBGF members discounts on these events:

  • The Players Championship - £5

  • The Memorial - £5

  • UK National Online Championships - £5

  • The London Open - £5

  • The UK National Online Championships - £5

  • The Backgammon Hub Challenge - Free to UKBGF Members only

  • The UKBGF National League - Free to UKBGF Members only

  • The UKBGF P-40 Knockout - Free to UKBGF Members only