Geoffrey Parker

Geoffrey Parker Games has been running for over 60 years in the hands of three generations of Parkers. By the early Seventies, the Company had already established itself as No.1 in The World for luxury board games, this culminated for Chess in Geoffrey being commissioned to make the leather boxes and chessboards for the famous Boris Spassky and Bobby Fischer’s 1972 World Championship battle in Reykjavik, Iceland. The Company’s expertise was required for what is widely recognized as the first World Backgammon Championship. To this day Geoffrey Parker supplies it's luxury backgammon boards for the world backgammon tournament in Monte Carlo.