Monthly Archives: July 2014

The Very First ISA Event Held in Canada, Was In Lindsay, ON.

Frank Willson of Lindsay has a distinguished association with the Sport of Floor Shuffleboard. Frank was the Canadian National Shuffleboard Association (CNSA) President from 1987 to 1992 and during this period he convinced the International Shuffleboard Organization to hold their … Continue reading

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Super Shufflers: Pro shuffleboard players highlight state championship event in Battle Creek

Shuffleboard players of both amateur and professional status have come from all over the state to compete in this week’s State of Michigan Shuffleboard Championship at Bailey Park. The event lasts from Monday through Thursday and includes seven divisions, including … Continue reading

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It is now Confirmed!! Two of the Original Players of the 1st ISA, 1981, of Muskegeon, MI Will Be In Midland!!

Please read the title once again!!  Shufflers, that was 33 years ago!!  Shufflers, that was the Very First ISA Event!! The two players we are talking about are Peggy House and Nick Klym!!  Nick is on your left, 1st row … Continue reading

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Gary Pipher’s posting of August 16th, 2007 from Our Archives!

Stan writes on 2014 07 29: This article by Gary (Pipher) and the article by Earl (Ball) are different, but both tell the story of the enjoyment, the satisfaction, that so many of us experience as a result of our … Continue reading

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REPORT FROM CLEARWATER NOV 11, 2002. And in 2015 We Will Return to Clearwater!!

I repeat this article of 2002, from my archives because it demonstrates the SIGNIFICANCE, the HONOR, even PRIDE that Earl so clearly and forcefully expressed to me during the interview.  If he felt that way, each of the International Players … Continue reading

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Harold Thorne has just joined our BLOG!!  Harold will be playing for the USA Men’s East Team in Midland > 33rd ISA beginning August 11th.  Harold was born in Saint John, NB, Canada. Sold Purity Flour for 9 years. Managed … Continue reading

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IN 1987 the ISA was held in Hemet CA!!

 And, uniquely, the USA President Sends Greeting. THE WHITE HOUSE WASHINGTON July 29, 1987 I am pleased to extend greetings to all those participants and spectators attending the 1987 International Shuffleboard Tournament. I am particularly happy to offer a special welcome … Continue reading

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From “Down Under” by Ian Reiher: Patron’s Medal Tournament.

The seated members are the winners! The background folk are many of  the contestants. The seated person’s from left to right are :- – Maureen Lawrie – Silver Medal Ladies’ Division – Shirley Korevaar – Gold Medal Ladies’ Division – … Continue reading

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Medals are now an integral part of the ceremony and celebration associated with finishing in first, second or third place. Awarding medals for the first 3 places began in Germany at the 29th ISA World Championship, Team Event. However; we … Continue reading

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  Tim Horton established his legend while playing hockey but his legacy has been established by the TIM HORTON chain of Coffee and Donut Outlets!! Horton was born in Northern Ontario, played hockey in Sudbury and for several professional NHL … Continue reading

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