District 5 contains States:
Alabama, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, and
Tennessee - District Manager: Larry Pollard
2014 Alabama Open & District 5
2014 Alabama Open Checker Tournament will be held in Haleyville, AL
November 14th & 15th - Friday and Saturday at Imperial
( Usually scheduled
2nd weekend in November
1250 11th Avenue, Haleyville AL 35565 (Special rate $39.95 + tax for DB)
205-486-5205 Russ Patel - Manager Playing Room
is in the Galley Restaurant at 1260 11th Ave. 205-486-9620.
The Motel and
Restaurant are beside each other so its a short walk from your room to the tournament.
A good number of players arrive Thursday
and play practice games; however,
registration is 9-9:30AM Friday Morning followed by short business meeting.
Tournament Starts at 10:00AM
“ See you in Haleyville
- Home of the first 911 call - Last Big Tournament in 2014
More about this later! or call Larry
Pollard's cell (205)-412-3000 | Pollard Motors, 7126 AL State Hwy
129, Winfield, AL 35594 (205)-487-3020
1250 11th Ave.
Haleyville, Alabama 35565
Toll Free: 800-745-0590
1250 11th Ave
Haleyville, AL 35565
Imperial and Winwood are the same, only one Hotel in
Alternate Hotel Lodging, Hampton Inn Jasper - 100 Industrial
Pkwy, Jasper, AL 35501 - (205) 221-3334 or 1-866-460-7456 (map)
39 miles/45 minutes away from Haleyville, nice exercise room, excellent hot/cold complimentary
buffet breakfast, outside seasonal pool, two queens $119 + 15% tax=$137, Hampton offers discount to: AAA, AARP, CRAP,
Gov/Military. Book reservation 3-4 weeks early to get a discount which was
16% by giving receptionist my service number and MOS. Their discounts are
allotted per month on first come first served, so if they are gone you are out
of luck. They are usually not that busy during this time of year when Alabama schedules
their November tournament. We got it for $101+tax $15 = $116 per night.
Direction: Greensboro to Atlanta on I-85 (faster to go thru Atlanta rather
than perimeter I-285) then Exit 247 on I-20 to Augusta/Birmingham, keep right at
fork, follow signs for I-20W/
Birmingham, which merges into I-20W, Exit 124B to I-65 North, Exit 264 "Flying J"
on Daniel Payne Rd, 1st
road on right (77 Coalburg Rd) to I-22, US 78 toward Jasper, Exit 65 go right on
Industrial Pkwy,~4 miles to Hampton Inn on left at junction #5 toward
Haleyville, continue on #13 to Haleyville.
2014 Tournament Dates | Americantowns | 2014
Alabama | 2011
Alabama | 2010