2006 Ohio State Open Checker Tournament  
The Ohio State Open Checker Tournament will be held September 9th - 10th , 2006 in Traveler's Choice Hotel in Medina, Ohio. There will be 4 rounds Saturday and 3-rounds Sunday. Register 8:30 am Saturday, play begins 9:30. ACF Membership required and may be paid at registration. Play will be 3-move (156-deck), with Master group using clocks. $500 minimum in prizes. 

This is an officially sanctioned ACF Tournament. Clocks, game recording sheets, and ACF current membership will be required to enter.

There is easy access to the host hotel from either Interstate's 77 or 71
which is located on the northeast corner of the Exit 218 interchange with State Highway 18. Go East 3/4 mile, and the Traveler's Choice Hotel is on the left. (Need to do some type of a U-turn at the light to get around the median.)

The rate on the sleeping rooms will be $33.00 plus tax. Phone number  330-725-4571 or e-mail Jeff at
Bw36067@aol.com with type of room, dates, etc.

For more information please contact Rich Beckwith at 1-440-516-1284.


Congratulations Alex Moiseyev 
2006 Ohio State Champion

Congratulations Neil Wenberg 
2006 Class B Ohio State Champion


2006 Ohio State Tournament, September 9 & 10, Travelerís Choice Hotel, Medina, OH (7-rounds, 3-move)
No. Name State Points Honor Pts Cash Comments
1 Alex Moiseyev  OH 22   $155.00 Alex's 4 time in a row as Ohio State Champion
2 Ed Bruch NY 18 104  $92.50 90 year old Ed Bruch didn't lose a single game
3 Tony Kozenski  PA 18 94  $92.50  
4 Richard Beckwith OH 15   $50.00  
5 Louis Cowie OH  14 93 $28.33  
6 Steve Holliday OH 14 81 $28.33  
7 Neil Wenberg    PA    14 79 $28.33  Class B Champion
8 John Acker  OH 13 93  $12.50  
9 Alan Millhone  OH 13 89  $12.50  
10 Joe LoConti  OH 12      
11 Bob Amicarelli  OH 5      
      Total $500.00  

(Full Credit to John Acker who took pictures and wrote the captions)

Ohio Score-sheet

2006 Tournament Dates