The American Checker Federation will host the Ohio State
Checker Tournament on Sept. 6-7 at the Rodeway Inn Medina Conference Center at
I-71 and State Route 18 in Medina.
Players will register at 9 a.m. Saturday, with games
starting at 9:30. The referee will be Alan Millhone of Belpre, Ohio, the
current president of the American Checker Federation.
A six-day world title match of 24 games will follow the
weekend tournament in the same location. Ron King of Barbados will defend his
Go As You Please world title against Lubabalo Kondlo of Port Elizabeth, South
Africa. The match is sanctioned by the World Checker & Draughts Federation.
Spectators are welcome.
For more information, contact Richard