NDA Regional Tournament Series Comes to Successful Close in Rockford

January 19, 2016

INDIANAPOLIS –The AMOA- National Dart Association held the fourth and final Regional Tournament of the 2015-16 series in Rockford, Illinois, Jan. 8-10, sponsored by the Rockford Area Convention and Visitors Bureau.

The first regional tournament to be held in Rockford, the regional competition boasted 374 entries and drew in 214 players sent by 19 NDA operators from across Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Wisconsin and beyond.

Providing local value to sanctioned players, the NDA Regional Tournaments have been a huge success amongst players. Events included Open Singles 501, Open Singles Cricket, Open Doubles Cricket, Open Doubles ’01 and Mixed Triples Combo.  

NDA tournaments allow players to enter more than one event, such as Singles 501 and Doubles Cricket, giving them more chances to win, and more reasons to make it an event with family and friends.  All events are classified by skill rating and ability, providing a competitive experience where players only play those that play like them.

First place winners were as follows:

Mixed Triples Combo,
Level 1: Budden, Henry & Daly

Singles Cricket, Level 5:

Nancy Riederer

Singles 501, Level 2:

Rob Burger

Doubles 501, Level 4:

Anger Management

Mixed Triples Combo, Level 2:

Me My Wife and Tuck

Doubles Cricket, Level 1:

Kieper & Runyard

Singles 501, Level 3:

John Hastings


Mixed Triples Combo, Level 3:

Just Having Fun

Doubles Cricket, Level 2

Byerley & Reum

Singles 501, Level 4:

Brandon Farrell


Singles Cricket, Level 1:

Marty Webster

Doubles Cricket, Level 3

Samolinski & Wagner

Singles 501, Level 5:

Adam Holt


Singles Cricket, Level 2:

Steffin Samolinksi


Doubles Cricket, Level 4

Dirk N Rabbit

Doubles 501, Level 1:

Smith & Sockwell


Singles Cricket, Level 3:
Todd Bell

Doubles Cricket, Level 5

Projectile Dysfunction

Doubles 501, Level 2:

Burton & Sconiers



Singles Cricket, Level 4

Jeff McClain


Singles 501, Level 1:

Cory Aune


Doubles 501, Level 3:

Lawson & Zander




For those wishing to compete in Team Dart, the Regional Tournaments also have the added benefit of additional game practice. Team Dart 2016 will feature a new, shortened schedule April 22-27. More information can be found at NDAdarts.com/teamdart.

Regional Tournaments are open to NDA-sanctioned players who meet the eligibility requirements. There are no geographic restrictions to play.

Talk to a NDA operator and visit www.NDAdarts.com/regionals for more information on the 2016-2017 series as information becomes available



The NDA is an international trade association of coin-operated vending companies representing approximately 250 members and 45,000 players worldwide. The NDA was formed by and for coin machine operators to promote the sport of electronic darting exclusively on operator-owned equipment. The Association offers a variety of programs, materials and supplies to support its members in increasing the profitability of their dart operations. The NDA is sponsored by the Amusement and Music Operators Association (AMOA), Arachnid, Inc., Cyberdine d.o.o., Gaelco Darts S.L. and NSM-Löwen Entertainment.

For more information about membership in the NDA, its annual international Team Dart competition, regional tournaments or biennial League SMART educational conference, contact Kim Paugh, CAE, Associate Executive Director at 800.808.9884, or visit the NDA website at www.NDAdarts.com.