American Pool Checkers Rules - Movement of Pieces

It is always better to show the rules by example.

Black side moves first.
1.11-15 23-19 2.8-11 27-23 3.11-16 24-20 4.15x24 20x27
A simple checker can jump both forwards or backwards.

5.4-8 21-17 6.9-13 22-18 7.13x15 23-19 8.15x24 27x4 9.6-9 28-24 10.9-14 24-20 11.7-11
King can slide across multiple squares; as all checkers it must jump all available in its way opponent's checkers.
4x6 [ 11...4x9 This is fine too. 12.5x14 ]

12.1x10
25-22 13.2-7 31-27 14.5-9 30-25 15.10-15 22-17 16.14x23
A checker does not become a king when the jump passes through the king row.

27x2
A checker becomes a king when jump ends in the king row.
17.9-14 29-25 18.14-18 2-9 19.12-16 20x11
There is no "jump-the-most". Choose which jump to make, but of course jump all available checkers on the chosen way.
[ 19...9x12 ]

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