Ohio State Checker Tournament


September 6 & 7, 2008

Rodeway Inn Medina Conference Center

Medina, Ohio (located west of Akron)


Entry fee is $10.00.

Registration on Saturday from 9:00-9:30 am

with play beginning at 9:30 am.  Seven rounds of play using 3-move restriction (156-opening deck).


Master players:  time clocks and recording of games will be employed.  Please note that ACF membership is required and may be paid during registration.


Additional event:  World GAYP Title Match between Ron King (Barbados, champion) and Lubabalo Kondlo (South Africa) will be played Sept. 8-13 in Medina.


The hotel is located on 2875 Medina Road on the Northeast corner of I-71 interchange with state highway 18 (exit 218, just south of where I-71 and I-271 merge).  Hotel is a quarter-mile from interchange.  Estimated room rates are $49.95 (single or double) per night plus tax.  Seven-day rates (no pro-rating) are available for $149.95 plus tax (approx. $169).  Phone number for Rodeway Inn is 330-725-4571.  Please indicate you are there for the checker tournament to receive the discount. 


For additional info, contact:

Richard Beckwith

34490 Ridge Rd. #115

Willoughby, OH  44094-3035

(440) 516-1284

e-mail:  beckwith24@msn.com

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