2017 83rd Illinois 101 Counties Open Tournament
October 7th and 8th, 2017
(Usually scheduled 1st weekend in October)
The 83rd Annual Illinois 101 Counties Checker Tournament will be held Saturday, October 7th and Sunday, October 8th, 2017, in Marion, IL at the Illinois Centre Mall food court, (map) sponsored by the Illinois State Checker Association.
The Illinois Centre Mall is located west of the intersection of Interstate I-57 and IL State Highway 13 (Exit 54B). Travel west on IL 13 about a 1½ miles to enter the mall. The mall is located at the third stop light west of the interstate exit. The food court entrance is on the north side near Target.
A recommended hotel is the Super 8 Model at 2601 De Young, Marion, IL 62959 (map), phone 618-993-5577. The Super 8 is located off the first light west of the Interstate.
Registration on Saturday begins at 8:00 a.m. with play beginning shortly after 9:00 a.m. There will be four rounds played on Saturday and 3 rounds on Sunday; 3-move restriction with pair by a modified Swiss system. Entry fee is $10.00.
Please join us for a great time playing checkers. For information call
Roger Doll (618) 402-1822, email firstname.lastname@example.org
2017 Tournament Dates