District 4 Tournament
States: FL, GA, SC, NC, VA, WV - Larry Michael, D4 Manager
(Friday & Saturday) November, 2nd & 3rd 2012
will be handled in the playing room at the fellowship hall on Friday morning
between 9:00 - 9:30 AM. A short business meeting is scheduled following registration.
Play begins 10:00 AM Friday. The entry fee is $25.00. Any contributions to
support the tournament or Prize Fund will be appreciated.
Read Larry's 2012 Invitation Letter As in the past, the tournament will be played under 3-Move, using the Swiss pairing system of scoring. There will be 8 rounds at 2 games per round - 1 hour games. 1 opening using the 156 Deck Openings; Score by games, 2 points for a win, 1 for a draw, 3 for a bye. We will play 4 rounds Friday of 2 hours per round - 1 round before lunch and break for 1 hour lunch. Then 3 rounds afterwards. An early start of 8AM for 4 rounds Saturday - 2 rounds before lunch then break for a 1 hour lunch at 12:00, and 2 afterwards, hopefully finished by 5PM permitting adequate travel time back home. Larry Michael is our District 4 Manager who is the sponsor/director of this tournament. He plans to have the Tournament at his Church in the fellowship hall. This is a very nice facility, plenty of room, kitchen, padded chairs, etc. Friday evening fellowship meal! (lunch provided both days) Most players will lodge at the Days Inn at 1620 Cotton Grove Rd, Lexington, NC 27292 (map). Larry negotiated a checker player's rate $62.00 which you should book your reservation early (by October 31st) and tell receptionist (336-357-2333) you are a checker player.
Directions to the Fellowship Hall: It is a 5.9 miles or 15 minutes drive from Days Inn to Gethsemane Baptist Church on 622 Hill Everhart Rd. Lexington, NC 27295-9138 phone: Larry 336-248-8620, or Church office 243-1605. Larry's email: firstname.lastname@example.org From Days Inn, head north on Cotton Grove Rd. toward Plaza Pkwy 2.4 miles, turn right onto S. Main St. and go 2.2 miles, then turn left onto Fairground Rd, .2 mile, turn right onto Greensboro St. .6 mile, turn left onto Hill Everhart Rd. Continue .5 mile to Gethsemane Baptist Church on right. (map) Church website: www.lexgbc.org
Hotel Days Inn Directions: Located at exit 91 on I-85 which crosses over Cotton Grove Rd.
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