Calendar 2020



Due to the virus epidemic events are under review contact organisers for more information. 


March 22-23 PCDA Master Cup Draughts Championship - Karachi Pakistan, Contact Iqbal Ahmed pak.checkers@gmail.com


POSTPONED!!!!!   British Open This 5 day, 10 session 3 move restriction event will be held in the Dorset Hotel, Ryde, Isle of Wight. Registration 9.30am at the latest for play to commence 10.00am Monday March 30th.  Contact Ken Lovell by email at lovell.ken@btinternet.com for further information but to reserve a room at the Dorset Hotel contact Michael on 01983564327 or by email dorsethouse31@gmail.com


March 30-April 3 Italian Open (3 Move) 


March 30-April 3 Barbados Open 


April 4-5 Illinois Open, Marion IL, USA 


May 15-16 North Carolina Open, USA 


May Texas Open, Vidor Texas, USA 


May 30-31 - German Open (3 Move) - Korbach, Enquiries Ingo Zachos nimzo@gmx


June World Title 3 Move Match Sergio Scarpetta vs Alexander Moiseyev   Held at the International Checkers Hall of Fame, Petal, Mississippi.


June 6-7 - Samuel Cohen Memorial GAYP - 16 Columbus Place, Warrington contact Donald Oliphant doliphant16@googlemail.com


June Missouri Open, St Joseph, MO, USA


June New England Open, Medfield, Massachutusetts, USA


July 13-16 - 3 Move Qualifying Event - Holiday Inn Express, Vidor, Texas, USA contact Watson Franks  watpic@aol.com


August 2020 - 4th Pakistan National Open Draughts Championship, Karachi, Pakistan, Contact Iqbal Ahmed pak.checkers@gmail.com


August 31 - September 3 ACF Nationals - American Checker Federation National 3 move tournament. Held in Tulsa Central, 3340 S.79th E Ave, Tulsa.   Masters, Majors and Minors sections.  Contact okrunjoe@cox.net


September 3-5 Northern Island Open - Held in the Farset International Hotel 466 Springfield Road, Belfast, BT12 7DW. Contact Francis McNally francismcnally@outlook.com


September 5-10 2020 GAYP World Title Match - Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA between reigning World Champion Lubabalo Kondlo (South Africa) and Challenger Matteo Bernini (Italy)


September 18-19 Virginia State Open, Collinsville


September 26-27 Welsh Open - GAYP held at the Plough Inn Knighton. Contact marjorie_mills@hotmail.co.uk


October 2-3 Illinois Open, Marion IL, USA 


October 24-26 2020 Irish Open -  Sean Philips (I.D.A Secretary) is organising this event to be held at Limerick. Contact is johnphil187@gmail.com  


November 2020 Scottish Open - GAYP Held at Moyness Guest House, 6 Bruce Gardens, Inverness, IV3 5EN.  Contact doliphant16@googlemail.com


November Alabama Open, Guin, AL, USA 


December 5-6 South Africa 


December Uganda


       

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