20th Pan-American Senior International Draughts Championship 2018

Willemstad, June 2nd to June 10th, 2018




Topic: 20th Pan-American Senior International Draughts Championship 2018

Dear members-confederations,
For a stability and tradition, especially from a momentous point of view the Curaçao Draughts Federation, a member of the PADCC (Pan-American Draughts & Checkers Confederation) and also a member of the FMJD (World Draughts Federation) is very elated to host the 20 Pan-American Senior International
Draughts Championship 2018. Therefore PADCC has the nobility to invite and inform all the countries in American about this exclusive upcoming event.
The Curaçao Draughts Federation decided to be accountable for organizing of the event itself as well as taken care of the delegations and their players.
The Curaçao Draughts Federation will further arrange “Free of charge”:
1. Lodging for all players, main arbiter and assistant arbiter
2. Transportation from and to the Curaçao International Airport
3. Transportation from the apartment/hotel to the playing room (and vice versa), if venue and hotel is not at the same place.
4. Besides the lodging, F&B, coffee/tea/water/ and soft drinks will also be available during the games

The Program is as following:

June 2nd…………………………….Arrivals
June 3rd…………………………….Official Opening and 1st.round
June 3rd to June 9th……………All the rounds
June 9th…………………………….Closing Ceremony,
June 10th…………………………..Departure

1. The 20 Pan American Draughts Championship serves as an obligatory world qualifying tournament (2 places) for the 2019 world draughts championship, in Russia
2. To be able to participate at the Pa-Am 2018 All participating countries MUST have paid their 2018 yearly contribution. The amount due is $100, – and need to be paid no later than May 25, 2018.
3. The subscription (payment) fee per each player remains $100,- (USA)
4. All Country can take part with two (2) men players and (1) female player. The best female player will qualify for the Woman’s World Championship in 2019.
5. All ex-champions of the Pan-Am and GMI are generally qualify to play at the 20th Pan American Draughts Championship 2018
Important notice:
  •  All delegations’ coaches and other attending none players MUST contact the organizing country to check all the unaware conditions. This is to reserve, serve and assure their stay with us.
  • Each participating country/federation needs to take care of the airfare for their players.
  • There will be a minimum of two (2) persons per room.
  • With the full collaboration of all the participating countries we know that we’ll have the best possible Championship under the given circumstances.

Members of the Board


Mr. Clifton.R. Agata
Kaya Barbulete 113
Willemstad, Curaçao
Tel: +599-9-527 -8604
Tel: +599-9-526 -8324
Skype: clifton.agata

Vice President

Mr. Rufus Foster

Trinidad & Tobaco,

Tel: +1-868-642 -3307

Tel: +1-868-357-7445


General Secretary

Mr. Hensley Rondei

Arashiweg 13, Willemstad Curaçao

Tel: +599-9-522- 3877




Mr. Rolin Croes
Oranjestad, Aruba
Tel: +297-593-6817
Tel: +297-582-4463
rolincroes@hotmail.com rolincroes@yahoo.com

Tournament Director

Franz Forbin
Tel: +590-690-697 7803


Amauri G. P. Fernandez
Dominican Republic
Tel: +1 829-902-3746
Tel: +1 809-706-0720

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