Monthly Archives: September 2016

George Adkins Leaves Us: May He Rest in Peace!!

George Adkins Daughter Speaks:  “Today (2016 09 16) at 9:30 a.m. my Dad left this earth. He was a smart, strong, proud man. He loved me and helped to mold me into the woman I have become. So much of … Continue reading

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We Know Shuffleboard Can Become INTENSE; but Let’s Keep It Civil!!!

SEPTEMBER 15–A dispute on a Florida shuffleboard court turned violent yesterday when an 81-year-old man allegedly punched a fellow pensioner and struck him with his shuffleboard cue, according to court records. The confrontation Wednesday afternoon occurred at the Pinellas Park … Continue reading

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Update on the Health of George Adkins.

My shuffleboard friends. I spoke with Landy. (Adkins)  Her daughter is here with her. They basically are spending all their time with George. He is basically the same. Hospice has been called in and nobody knows the outcome yet.  Landy wants … Continue reading

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This Club, The St Cloud Shuffleboard Club, Will Proudly Host the 35th ISA World Championships!!

Stan writing on 2016 09 14: The article below is intended to give those attending the 35th ISA this October, just a little more personal information with regard to the great Shuffleboard Club of St. Cloud.  Hopefully it will add … Continue reading

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US NSA National Mixed Doubles Results; NC 2016 09 13. Sent along by Harold Thorne.

Tournament #19 Sept. 12 & 13: National Mixed Doubles Sponsored by: BonWorth Clothing Outlet & Anonymous Member Sponsor  Main Pat Knapp – Dave Wenger Dorie Baker – Jay Fitzpatrick Gail Chase – Al Buffum Wilma Rudolph – Red Rudolph Consolation … Continue reading

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The US Nationals Continue at Hendersonville, NC. 23 Mixed Dbls. Teams “T” Off on 2016 09 12.

The Launch of the Mixed Dbls. Component was enhanced by the presence of the Hendersonville Mayor.   The Mayor was also present for the opening of the Singles Component. 23 Teams are competing in the Mixed Dbls. Event.  Info. sent along by … Continue reading

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Strong and Ball are Remembered by President Fitzpatrick For Their Kind Act of 2015

During the Opening of the 2016 US NATIONALS in Hendersonville, NC on 2016 09 05, President Fitzpatrick paid tribute to Henry Strong and Earl Ball, who, following their first place finish in the 2015 US Nationals, donated refurbished discs to the Hendersonville Club!! … Continue reading

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We Give You an Update on George Adkins.

Update on George Adkins by Jeannie Andrews:   2019 09 11. To our shuffleboard friends, They have put George (Adkins) on life support, and the family has been told by the doctors that they have to make a decision. Landy is … Continue reading

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“RIP” Gilles Racine, Florida Shuffler from the east coast, Leaves Us.

Gilles Racine Leaves Us:  Mr. Gilles Racine was an avid shuffler of the Florida East Coast Association.  Played in Ontario at the Long Sault Arena, Long Sault, Canada. Also Mathilda Township club in Morrisburg, ON.   Sent along by J. Racine.

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Celebration in Hendersonville NC at 310 Lily Pond Road!!

“This Young Man” (above with banner) is Harold Thorne of Hendersonville, NC where he lives with his wife Brenda!!   Harold is the 1st VP of the Very Active Hendersonville Shuffleboard Club.  Here is a pic of Jay Fitzpatrick, Club President, with … Continue reading

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