2015 US Youth GAYP National
 held in gym at Nativity Academy at St Boniface, 529 East Liberty Street, Louisville, KY 40202 (map)  (502) 855-3300

 Monday, June 22, 2015 | 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

Michael Holmes announced that Dr. Harbolt has agreed to have the USA GAYP Youth National in their gym. Every child will receive the ACF brochure and tournament date (June 22), time (4pm to 5:30pm) with specific prizes to be listed.  Participating youth will receive certificates and trophies.  Charles Walker donated board and checker sets as well as funding in addition to support from the ACF.

This is a Catholic School which Michael Holmes has been teaching checkers at on Mondays. Any other donations would help.  Brochure to go internet and Kentucky wide next week.  US Youth GAYP Flyer or Youth GAYP Flyer-2

 Louisville Youth Checker Club

Nativity Academy at St Boniface
529 East Liberty Street, Louisville, KY 40202
 (502) 855-3300

The “Nativity Academy at Saint Boniface” Louisville, KY is hosted checkers on Monday afternoons.  The Youth Checker Club will meet weekly, every Monday. We play checkers in a supportive environment to improve knowledge and skill as well as fun and friendship. We will also have ACF Sanctioned Youth Tournaments. Contact: Michael Holmes

Nativity Academy  at St Boniface (Middle School)  -  http://www.nativitylouisville.org/ContactUs.html

 2015 US Youth GAYP National Results


ACF Go-As-You-Please Youth National Checkers Tournament | Held in gym at Nativity Academy at St Boniface,
529 East Liberty Street, Louisville, KY 40202 | June 22, 2015 - 4pm to 5:30pm

1st Place Hanna Morrison, 8 points, Prize money $130.00
2nd Place Adalik Garcia, 7 points, Prize money $100.00
3rd place Terry Martin, 5 points, Prize money $80.00
Tied 4th through 6th place is:
Dominque O'Bannon, 2 points, Prize money $70.00
Katie Morrison, 2 points, Prize money $70.00
Emma Morrison, 2 points, Prize money $70.00

Each child received one laminate checkerboard and checkers from Charles Walker, one newly designed checkers/chess board (It has both checker and chess board numbers on it), a trophy, and a book.
Charles Walker (International Checkers Hall of Fame) donated $100.00 and checkerboard sets.
ACF donated $350.00.
Michael Holmes donated $70.00, books, and the newly designed chess/checkerboards.


Michael Holmes

Submitted by email Fri, Jun 26, 2015 at 12:39 PM

GAYP - single game per 4 Rounds of Round Robin
# Player - City - State  ACF   before
 Rd 1 Rd 2 Rd 3 Rd 4 Pts


Prize $

1  Terry Martin 12817 1600 1600 2T1 4T0 5T2 6T2 5 3



2  Adalik Garcia 12818 1600 1600 1T1 5T2 6T2 3T2 7 2



3  Emma Morrison 12819 1600 1600 4T0 5T0 6T2 2T0 2 4-6


 3-way Tie for 4th Place 

4  Hannah Morrison 12820 1600 1600 3T2 6T2 1T2 5T2 8



 1st Place winner - 2015 Youth GAYP Champion

5  Katie Morrison 12821 1600 1600 6T0 3T2 2T0 4T0 2 4-6


 3-way Tie for 4th Place 

6  Dominque O'Bannon 12822 1600 1600 5T2 4T0 3T0 2T0 2 4-6


 3-way Tie for 4th Place 

7  Total Cash Prize                  


Submitted by Michael Holmes by email - Mon, Jun 22, 2015 at 6:16 PM

Charles Walker sponsored the US 3-Move Youth National and coordinate it with the Mississippi Open which is traditionally held every Memorial Day weekend.
click  2015 Mississippi State 3-Move & Youth 3-Move National

2015 Tournament Dates