Narde is a Russian Backgammon variant, nardi, which is often played in the Ukraine as well as its native country. In crazy russians game - Narde, every participant begins with 15 checkers on the point that is farthest to the right. The players both make the same counterclockwise course across the backgammon scoreboard. As with all Backgammon variants, the goal in this game is to get every one of your checkers to move all the way around the Backgammon board and bear the checkers off. The sides bears off from opposite corners - one from the top left and the other tric-trac from the bottom right.