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Vidor To Host A National Checkers Tournament June 1-2

checkers_2018 Vidor, Texas will be hosting The Second Annual District 8 and Texas State Championship Checkers Tournament June 1-2 2018 at The Holiday Inn Express

ARE YOU READY FOR SOME CHECKERS?


Vidor, Texas is hosting a National Checkers Tournament!

The Second Annual District 8 and Texas State Championship Checkers Tournament will be held in Vidor on June 1-2, 2018 at The Holiday Inn Express. The Vidor Tournament is recognized as one of the National Tournaments in America.

  • Total Prizes - $2500
  • First Prize - $750
  • Adult Tournament Registration - $40
  • Novice Division Registration - FREE
  • Children and Youth Division Registration - FREE
  •  All ages are welcome, children encouraged!
  • Registration will begin at 8 a.m. on Friday June 1st
  • Friday Afternoon Lunch for Contestants
  • Info - www.district8checkers.com

 The tournament will be a 3-move ballot opening tournament for the ACF Sanctioned Tournament. The winner will be the District 8 Champion, which is a five state area of Texas, Arkansas, Oklahoma, New Mexico and Kansas. The Texas resident that wins will be recognized as the Texas State Checkers Champion.

The Amateur Championship will be a Go-As-You-Please.

Contact Watson Franks at watpics@aol.com or call at 409-201-2543 to register in advance. Director Watson Franks is a resident of Vidor and also a competitor at National Checkers Tournament.

Good luck to all of the contestants!!