Monthly Archives: January 2017

First It Was the Royal Palms in New York; Next; Chicago Is Announced!! Planned Opening This Summer!!!

UNEXPECTED BUT WELCOME GUESTS TO BETMAR Earl Ball Speaks:  The Florida Shuffleboard Association’s Pro Championship Tournament at Betmar had an unexpected team; Jonathan Schnapp, and Jim Allen. Jonathan is co-founder of the Royal Palms Shuffle Club in New York City, … Continue reading

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We Give You An Upbeat Report by Jeanette Harvey of Betmar, FL

Stan Speaks: Jeanette Harvey sent along HER TAKE on the CD Amateur Tournament held at the Betmar Shuffleboard Club on Jan 28th.  I found her presentation, HER TAKE, descriptive, interesting, with sufficient detail to maintain one’s interest!!  I expect that … Continue reading

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The SOUTHERN District of the FSA provides lessons to New Shufflers!!

Joyce Smith Speaks:  After several weeks of distributing fliers, the Southern District held the 1st of 5 Shuffleboard lessons.            Jim Goodrich was a great choice to teach the 20 new shufflers who came out to … Continue reading

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Congrats to the Shufflers of the FSA Central District!! See below!!

CARDER & MARKS WIN DISTRICT AM CHAMPIONSHIP Earl Ball Speaks: Jim Carder, Zephyrhills Shuffle Club, and Rick Marks, Betmar, won the District Amateur Shuffleboard Championship held at Betmar on January 28th. Remember I told you in my last posting, ( … Continue reading

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We Give You Results for the WCD and the CD!!

Good Day Shufflers!!  To view the WCD (West Coast District) results, complete with pix, for the Draw Doubles, for both the Pros and the Amateurs, go here:   To view the Central District (CD) Results, go here: It is noteworthy … Continue reading

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The Central District of FL hosts 1 of two tournaments at Betmar, FL

RANDALL GEARSBECK & HARRY TAYLOR ARE CHAMPIONS Randall Gearsbeck and Harry Taylor won the Florida Shuffleboard Association Central District, Pro Am, Championship in Zephyrhills at the Betmar Club on Friday January 27th.  It was one of those tournaments where the … Continue reading

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Sandy Myers Has “Left Us”; May He Rest in Peace.

Jim Allen speaks:  I received a phone call today from Debbie Myers, the daughter in law of Sandy Myers.  She told me Sandy passed away unexpectedly yesterday. Many know Sandy for his playing skills, others will remember Sandy as one of … Continue reading

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US NAT (PO17) Sent Along by Jo Miller With Thanks!!!!

Comford-Hoekstra win Nat’l Championship “Jo” Miller speaks: The winter National Doubles were held at Trailer Estates this week.  28 ladies teams and 46 men’s teams showed upon Monday morning, ready to battle each other…and the gusty wind! If you survived Monday, … Continue reading

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Clermont Shuffleboard: From The News Leader; sent along by Bob Weber.

The Clermont Shuffleboard Club has matches with other shuffleboard clubs every Wednesday during the winter months. The club has won their 5 home matches this season. The club invites the snowbirds and anyone in the area to come to Kehlor … Continue reading

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John Brown Article #14 of 2016-2017. 2017 01 25.

                    FSA HALL OF FAME      Five new members of the Florida Shuffleboard Association were inducted at the banquet January 16 at Hawthorne near Leesburg.      Gus  Bondi  of Betmar in Zephyrhills summers in Maine.  Shuffling since 1999, Gus became … Continue reading

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