Monthly Archives: November 2016

We Give You Some German Shuffleboard News!! 2016 11 26.

Breaking News! Frank Stretchers (in the middle) wins in a heart beat in the final against Torben Hussmann (on your left) for the first time to defeat the German Champion! In the game for 3rd place kept top dog ” Dieter … Continue reading

Posted in GENERAL | 1 Comment

European Open Curling Championship of 2016. Sweden 1st; Norway 2nd.

Shufflers Who Follow Curling:  The European Open is Concluded.  Team Sweden took the Gold; Team Norway, the Silver and Team Switzerland the Bronze.  Some Great Curling.  Closing Ceremonies are still going on!!!  13:15 on 2016 11 26. Stan McCormack.  2016 11 … Continue reading

Posted in GENERAL | 3 Comments

PRO/AM MIXED DOUBLES; THE CENTRAL DISTRICT GOT IT RIGHT by Earl Ball. 2016 11 26

PRO/AM MIXED DOUBLES; THE CENTRAL DISTRICT GOT IT RIGHT Six years ago the Central District of the Florida Shuffleboard Association, like all districts, was hurting for participation by women.  The Board made a difficult decision; women’s participation had to increase, … Continue reading

Posted in GENERAL | 1 Comment

More on the SouthWest Coast 1st Annual Black Friday Shuffleboard Event by Ron Nurnberger

            Our own ‘resident comic’ Gerry Curwin’ wins the Turkey at 1st Annual SWCD Black Friday Tourney!! (On the left with turkey) Lowell Williams thx all players who attended our SWCD BLACK FRIDAY event and … Continue reading

Posted in GENERAL | Leave a comment

SOUTHWEST COAST DISTRICT 1st annual ‘BLACK  FRIDAY’ shuffleboard event a HUGE success! 2016 11 25.

SOUTHWEST COAST DISTRICT 1st annual ‘BLACK  FRIDAY’ shuffleboard event a HUGE success! The “Palmetto Shuffleboard club” hosted our first “Black Friday” tournament with a ‘word of mouth’ turnout of 80 players! President Lowell Williams and the Palmetto Club served a … Continue reading

Posted in GENERAL | Leave a comment

Many of You Have Asked : “Where is Glenna Earle?? 2016 11 24.

Stan Speaks: Glenna Earle has been conspicuous by reason of her absence as the 2016-2017 Season rolls on.  Glenna is a devoted member of the Zephyrhills Club and accordingly her absence was critical to them.  Accordingly, Club Member Earl Ball … Continue reading

Posted in GENERAL, SPECIAL EVENTS | 9 Comments

We All Knew Who Did Not Win PO8A. We Now Tell You Who Did Win!!! Congrats!!!

  SHUFFLERS “CAN YOU BELIEVE IT!” Second year Pro Gary McGaffey and District Amateur Sharon Henderson, both of the Zephyrhills Shuffleboard Club, shocked the Florida State Shuffleboard Association World by winning the Pre-Thanksgiving Mixed Championship at Lakeland on November 23rd.  … Continue reading

Posted in FSA (All Districts) | 1 Comment

Zephyrhills President Henry Strong “Seasons The Discs” for Winter Haven!! Thanks Henry!! Sent along by Earl Ball.

HENRY SEASONING DISCS What were you doing at 07:00 Thanksgiving morning?  Henry Strong was busy seasoning discs for the Winter Haven Club, yes that’s right!  Improving Winter Haven’s playing conditions is an ongoing project involving many people.  Henry took a … Continue reading

Posted in GENERAL | Leave a comment

Happy Thanksgiving!! AND Good Shuffling!! Life is Good to quote Wilbur Estes!!

First, I would like to wish American Shufflers a Most Happy Thanksgiving!! Shufflers who  may wish to WORK OFF a little of that Thanksgiving Turkey Dinner should consider participating in the DAVIS MEMORIAL at Avon Park , 109 East Main St.  Regardless … Continue reading

Posted in FSA (All Districts), USA NSA | Leave a comment

To-day, 2016 11 23, Roy Norman Celebrates the 89th Anniversary of His Birth. Let’s Celebrate With Him and Wife Doreen!!

HAPPY BIRTHDAY ROY!! To-day, Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016 Roy Norman celebrates his 89th Birthday.  I telephoned Roy to congratulate him.  Roy in his gracious manner thanked me, AND NOT SURPRISINGLY, talked about Shuffleboard, the International Event just concluded as well as … Continue reading

Posted in SPECIAL EVENTS | 6 Comments