The Ukrainian city of Zaporozhye announced the coming Open International Tournaments in both 10x10 and Russian checkers to celebrate its anniversary to be held on 10-15 October 2006 at the chess club "Dumka" at the address:

212 Lenin Street
Zaporozhye, Ukraine

The official invitation form (in Russian only unfortunately). Send the inquiries by September 20, 2006.

The 64-board tournament will be played in 9 rounds Swiss system, two game each, with the first move selected by drawing.
All players from Blue Ribbon level up are invited.

The organizers provide playing quarters, tournament administration and prizes. Players carry their own expenses.