Monthly Archives: February 2016

This is a Great Article!! Shuffleboard is HIGHLIGHTED in the 2nd half!! Don’t miss reading!! Great pix of the Royal Palms!!

Games your grandparents loved now used as millennial-magnets Hugely Popular Drinking Holes Packed With Shuffleboard, Bocce Buffs By Scott Enman    (Sent along by Bob Weber with THANKS!) Brooklyn Daily Eagle Brooklyn has long been the mecca of all things hip, … Continue reading

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Shufflers of Central District!! Support this Event!! By so doing, you are supporting SHUFFLEBOARD!!

WH Fun Night ShuffleBoard  Click on Link to see the advertisement!!! Winter Haven City, in co-operation with the Shuffleboard Club is staging A WINTER HAVEN SHUFFLE on February 24th!!  Click: WH Fun Night ShuffleBoard Hats Off to Winter Haven; Hats Off to … Continue reading

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We Give You Article #20 by John Brown. 2016 02 23.

REFEREE SCHOOL SATURDAY      Readers may be surprised to learn that at tournaments in Florida fifty years ago, referees were stationed on every court, along with a volunteer scorekeeper.  Where would we scavenge enough volunteers to do all this today?  … Continue reading

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People play shuffleboard on Squash Lake in Rhinelander Wisconsin.

People play shuffleboard on Squash Lake in Rhinelander Wisconsin.   RHINELANDER – People ice fish, race snowmobiles, or snowshoe on frozen Northwoods lakes, but one Northwoods group played shuffleboard on Squash Lake in Rhinelander. Marj and Dan Mehring started the annual … Continue reading

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The Passing of Jiggs Harlock. Member of the Very First Canadian ISA Team.

1ST INTERNATIONAL TOURNAMENT (ISA) MUSKEGON MICHIGAN, 1981. We announce the death of Jiggs Harlock, long time resident of Bradenton Tropical Palms then at Golf Lakes.  Their Canadian residence was in Oshawa, ON.   I paid a visit to Tammy and Jiggs … Continue reading

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M and M Burnetts meet Winter Texan Shufflers by Muriel Burnett. 2016 02 21

STAN, here is another example of the friendships we have made on the shuffleboard courts, and competing in the various tournaments.   We went to Texas to visit cousins in Rio Grande Valley.  We were driven to King Ranch, near … Continue reading

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CDA17 Winter Haven, FL All Amateurs!!! We Give You The 1st Place Team in the Championship Event!!

FIRST IN THE MAIN AT WINTER HAVEN!!  Linda Carey on  the left continues to “do well”!!  She, with partner Marti Noble, placed first in the Championship Event of the  Central District All Amateurs Tournament CDA17. Linda is currently 3rd in … Continue reading

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ONE SHOT 58 Point Adjustment!!! Sent along by Ron Nurnberger With THANKS!! Sent Along Your “Best Shot”!

At the SWC District tournament at Bradenton Thursday (February 18), I was involved in a 58 point shot! I was at the foot with fellow Pro Bob Comfort.  At the head was Gilles Emard (my partner) and Larry Fowler (Bob’s … Continue reading

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The focus of the Senior Games is Participating. Polk Shuffleboard Games Begin on Monday, Feb. 29th. Show Up for the Special Grand Opening!! 09:00 at 820 E. Robson St. Lakeland.

History: The Senior Games movement first started in Florida when the Golden Age Games were created in Sanford in 1974.  Soon after, Local and State Senior Games events began appearing nationwide, especially throughout Florida.  In 1992, the first Florida Senior … Continue reading

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The Luck of the Irish by participating in one of the many Heartlands Games events being held in March

It’s not too late to sign up to enjoy the Luck of the Irish by participating in one of the many Heartlands Games events being held in March. Registration is $15 for a single event or $25 for multiple events. … Continue reading

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