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Coin-Op Industry Event to be Held in Milwaukee
INDIANAPOLIS – The AMOA-National Dart Association (NDA) and Valley National 8-Ball League Association (VNEA) will once again partner to host the biennial educational conference League SMART.
Gram Weight of Darts Increased for NDA Tournaments
INDIANAPOLIS –Following discussion at the annual membership meeting, AMOA-National Dart Association (NDA) members have approved an increase in dart gram weight from 18 to 20 grams. As of June 1, 2015, NDA-sanctioned players may use 20 gram darts in all NDA regional, junior and international tournaments.
This change comes in response to player and operator feedback regarding the current NDA rules of play.
Junior Darters Have Fun Filled Weekend at AMOA-NDA Annual Tournament
INDIANAPOLIS –The AMOA–National Dart Association held its second annual Junior Tournament in Bloomington, Minn., June 19-21. Seventeen NDA operators sent 138 players to the tournament, all competing for great prizes and showcasing their love of electronic soft-tip darting.
Seventeen Outstanding Players Named to Team USA 2016
INDIANAPOLIS – The AMOA-National Dart Association (NDA) would like to congratulate the following individuals for their exemplary performance at Team Dart 2015.
AMOA-NDA Team Dart Tournament Names 1,100 International Winners
INDIANAPOLIS – The AMOA-National Dart Association (NDA) held the 30th anniversary of its annual international soft-tip dart tournament, Team Dart, at Bally’s Las Vegas in Las Vegas, Nev., May 1-9.
AMOA-National Dart Association Recognizes 2015 Hall of Fame Inductees
INDIANAPOLIS – The AMOA-National Dart Association (NDA) welcomed two new inductees into the NDA Hall of Fame during the President’s Reception on May 7, at Team Dart 2015 in Las Vegas.
AMOA-NDA Announces Exciting New Schedule for Team Dart 2016
INDIANAPOLIS – The AMOA-National Dart Association (NDA) is pleased to announce a new, shortened schedule for Team Dart 2016. To be held April 22-27, at Bally’s Las Vegas, next year’s tournament will feature six days of competition.
This new schedule, in response to NDA operator and player feedback, makes it easier and more affordable for players to stay the entire tournament and get the full Team Dart experience. Schedule details can be found online at www.NDAdarts.com/teamdart , and below.
Fourth Tournament Set for AMOA–NDA 2015-2016 Regional Tournament Series
INDIANAPOLIS –The AMOA-NDA is pleased to announce that location details for its successful NDA Regional Tournament series have been finalized. The traditional three-tournament series will expand to four locations this year providing players with even more affordable, fun opportunities to compete.
2015 AMOA-NDA Board of Directors Takes Office, Looks to Future of NDA
INDIANAPOLIS –The AMOA-National Dart Association (NDA) is proud to welcome two new board directors for 2015. Ricky “Rabbit” Stoddard and Trevor Foster began their duties Jan. 1. Joining them are newly elected officers, President Alvin Gerlach, Vice President Mary Lynn Lavine and Treasurer Shawn Smith.
AMOA–NDA Announces 2015-2016 Regional Tournament Dates
INDIANAPOLIS –The AMOA-NDA is pleased to announce that its successful NDA Regional Tournament series is coming back, and kicks off fall of 2015. Three tournaments have been set, with another location being finalized which would expand the traditional three-tournament series.
Online Tournament Entry Open for 30th Anniversary of Team Dart
INDIANAPOLIS –The AMOA- National Dart Association is excited to announce tournament entry is now open for its annual international soft-tip dart tournament Team Dart, May 1-9, at Bally’s Las Vegas.
2014 NDA Regionals Come to Successful Close in Minnesota
INDIANAPOLIS –The final AMOA- National Dart Association Regional Tournament of the year was held in Rochester, Minnesota, Dec. 12 -14. The tournament attracted 170 players from 14 NDA operator members across Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa and South Dakota.
The NDA Minnesota Regional saw more than 260 event entry certificates in Open Singles 501, Open Singles Cricket, Open Doubles Cricket, Open Doubles ’01 and Mixed Triples Combo. A total of 131 winning places were awarded.
NDA Operators and Players Celebrate Successful International Play Darts Day
INDIANAPOLIS –Electronic dart players across the world gathered together to celebrate International Play Darts Day October 29. Created by the NDA to celebrate the world of darts, International Play Darts Day raises awareness of the sport and the community behind it. The AMOA-National Dart Association (NDA) would like to thank everyone who helped celebrate.
Operators and locations were encouraged to host a special league night or event to bring darters together, and dress to represent a cause, bar, state or country.
NDA Regional Tournament Breaks Records: Columbus, Ohio sees most players compete in a NDA Regional to date
INDIANAPOLIS –The AMOA- National Dart Association held a Regional Tournament in Columbus, Ohio, Oct. 24 -26. The first to be held in Ohio, the regional competition drew in 229 players sent by 15 NDA operators from across Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio and West Virginia to compete, making it the largest NDA Regional Tournament to date.
Providing local value to sanctioned players, the NDA Regional Tournaments have been a huge success amongst players.
More Than Half of NDA Colorado Regional Tournament Players Win Money
INDIANAPOLIS –The AMOA–National Dart Association kicked off its Regional Tournament series Sept. 19-21, at the Moose Lodge in Longmont, Colorado. The NDA awarded payouts to more than half of the 101 players sent by eight NDA operators from across South Dakota, Wyoming and Colorado to compete.
Operators participating in the tournament purchased 150 event entry certificates in Open Singles 501, Open Singles Cricket, Open Doubles Cricket, Open Doubles ’01 and Mixed Triples Combo.
NDA Declares October 29 the Day to Celebrate Darts Around the World
INDIANAPOLIS –The AMOA-National Dart Association (NDA) asks you to mark your calendars and help celebrate the first ever International Play Darts Day, October 29. Created by the NDA to celebrate the world of darts, this new holiday focuses on creating awareness of the sport and community behind it. From now on each year, this day will be a day to play darts around the world!
NDA Tournaments Move to Prepaid Player Fees
August 26, 2014
INDIANAPOLIS –After much thought and debate following overwhelming feedback from players, the AMOA-National Dart Association announced it will implement prepaid player fees for all upcoming tournaments beginning with the Regional Tournament series this fall.
With many state and regional tournaments in the industry having moved to prepaid fees, players have become used to not having this additional onsite cost as well as the significant convenience this provides.
AMOA–NDA Regional Dart Tournaments Back for Second Year
INDIANAPOLIS –With a successful first year behind them, the AMOA-National Dart Association announced today it will again host a series of three Regional Tournaments across the United States beginning fall 2014.
AMOA-NDA First Ever Junior Tournament Monumental Success
INDIANAPOLIS –The AMOA–National Dart Association held its first-ever Junior Tournament in Bloomington, Minn., June 20-22. Fifteen NDA operators sent 125 players to the inaugural tournament, all competing for great prizes and participating in a historical event.
AMOA-NDA Hosts Successful Team Dart Tournament
INDIANAPOLIS – The AMOA-National Dart Association (NDA) held its 29th annual international soft-tip dart tournament, Team Dart, at Bally’s Las Vegas in Las Vegas, Nev., April 25-May 3. This year Team Dart received more than 10,000 event entrants from players across five countries all competing for over $500,000 in prize money.
AMOA-National Dart Association Recognizes 2014 Hall of Fame Inductees
INDIANAPOLIS – The AMOA-National Dart Association (NDA) welcomed two new inductees into the NDA Hall of Fame during the Team Dart Presidents Reception on May 1, at Team Dart 2014 in Las Vegas.
NDA Regional Dart Tournaments Wrap-up in Florida
INDIANAPOLIS –The AMOA–National Dart Association held its final regional soft-tip dart tournament, in an inaugural series of three, in Kissimmee, Fla., Feb. 14-16.
New Year Brings New Faces to the AMOA-NDA Board of Directors
INDIANAPOLIS – The AMOA-National Dart Association (NDA) welcomes three new board directors for 2014 to includ