Monthly Archives: March 2013

FSA President’s Comments on the Masters

As we celebrate 100 years of playing shuffleboard in Florida, we look forward to the 2013 Masters tournament to be played on April 1-4.  The top eight players  in the men’s and women’s divisions have almost been determined. We will … Continue reading

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Two Newspaper Articles Sent Along by Bob Weber

Stan speaks: I have said repeatedly that anytime you can get SHUFFLEBOARD on the pages of your local newspaper, you are investing wisely in your time!!  Non-Shufflers do not read either BLOGS or WEBSITES devoted to Shuffleboard.  However; some may … Continue reading

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Southern District Masters Pix!! Sent Along By Colleen Austin

In the Southern District Masters, each shuffler (8 + alternate) is given a pin, a framed certificate and a group photo.   See the pic on your left.  Finally: “Hats Off To The Person or Persons who came up with this … Continue reading

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And the Posthomous Award Goes to Grover Flint.

IN 1960 THE STATE HALL OF FAME WAS ORGANIZED AND THEY HAD TO SELECT THE FIRST HONOREES FROM A 32 YEAR PERIOD, 1928-60. ONLY 5 PEOPLE WERE SELECTED AND AMONG THIS HISTORIC GROUP WAS GROVER FLINT FROM THE LAKELAND CLUB.   GROVER … Continue reading

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JOHNSON COUNTY SHUFFLEBOARD ASSOCIATION

NEWSLETTER – 2013:   It’s time to think about Shuffleboard again. We had a good year in 2012.  Let us make it a better year in 2013. WE SHUFFLE AT THE JOHNSON COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS.  To read all the necessary details, click:  … Continue reading

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And the MVPerson Award Goes to Mr. & Mrs. Robert Ball

MR. & MRS. ROBERT BALL WENT ON A CRUISE 100 YEARS AGO!!  THAT CRUISE CHANGED OUR LIVES!!    ON THAT CRUISE THEY EXPERIENCED A NEW GAME; A GAME  PLAYED ON THE SHIP’S DECK WITH STICKS AND A HOP SCOTCH LIKE BOARD.  … Continue reading

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And the MVPerson Award goes to Colleen Austin!!

To-day at the Tournament of Champions in Clearwater, FL the MVPerson Award was awarded to Colleen Austin.  Colleen is hugely active in the support of Shuffleboard Activities, more so than any other living person!! I kid you not!!  To see just a … Continue reading

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