Have you heard of Rummikub? it is the fast paced action game where the outcome is undecided until the last minute. This classic family game has been played for more than 50 years, where the aim of the game is to be the first player to go “Rummikub”. The game comes complete with 106 engraved plastic tiles, four sturdy two-tier racks, eight rack holders and instructions. There are variations on the Classic Rummikub theme, with Junior, Prime, Xpress and Word versions launching this year.
We are calling all Rummikub fans! Do you love Rummikub Think you’d be able to hold your own against your fellow ‘Rummikubbers’ in the Rummikub UK Championship, and go on to represent the UK in the World Championship? You do? Then read on…
Rummikub is a fast paced family game which has been played by adults and children for over 50 years. From humble beginnings, where the inventor Ephraim Hertzano handmade each Rummikub set out of wood, it is now estimated that over 50 million Rummikub games have been sold to date, in 54 countries around the world. The first Rummikub World Championship took place in 1991 and this triennial event sees the winner awarded The Rummikub World Cup. The eventual champion also claims an amazing, once in a lifetime, trip around the World!
Signing up is easy – simply join the Rummikub Online Championships and register by visiting www.Rummikub.com, going on the Facebook page, Google Play or downloading the app. The heats take place between 26th July – 1st August, 9th – 15th August and 23rd – 29th August so make sure you put the dates in your diary! The highest scoring eight UK finalists from the Online Championships will be invited to take part in the Rummikub UK Final taking place in September in central London. The highest scoring player will then go on to represent the UK at the World Championships in Berlin, alongside their fellow Rummikub Champions from around the world. As part of their prize, the UK Champ will win a round trip to Berlin including a luxury three nights stay at The Ritz hotel!
* Participation requires registration and initial participation fee: 2.99 USD
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