Monthly Archives: February 2017

The 17th Annual Bud Walrath National Split Singles Shuffleboard

The 17th Annual Bud Walrath National Split Singles Shuffleboard Tournament was recently held at Mesa Spirit Resort in Mesa, Arizona  during the week of Feb13th -16th.  Tournament Director John Williams conducted the opening ceremonies which included the United States and Canadian Flag procession, … Continue reading

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Grab your food and stay to play concept coming to Seminole Heights, Tampa.

Shuffleboard, a game that traces its lineage to 15th century England, was once associated mostly with aged retirees pushing oversized hockey pucks on harshly lit courts in Pinellas County. Bocce ball conjures up its own images, thanks to movies like … Continue reading

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A19A FSA State Amateur Tournament held at Sebring, FL. Sent along by Marti Noble

It was also a week of firsts at the A19A State Amateur tournament held in Sebring. With 24 teams competing, Sebring’s very own Leland Welch, 87 years young, wins his very first, 1st Place finish with his friend and partner, … Continue reading

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John Brown Article #18 of 2016-2017. 2017 02 22.

                                                          A PROMISE KEPT:   Twenty-two years ago as I first began this column, I wrote that if someone wanted to write a column some week I would publish it, with the stipulation that I could edit it. Last week at … Continue reading

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FSA State Tournament P21A; Trailer Estates, Bradenton. 2017 02 21. Sent along by Jo Miller with Thanks!!

State tournament P21A, held at Trailer Estates, Bradenton, this week was a tournament of firsts. Arlene Guerrini helped her partner, Pam Hill, win her first State Tournament. They stayed cool, calm, and collected to win first place defeating Lois Wegner … Continue reading

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We Regret To Inform You That Ralph Day of Avon Park “Left Us” early this morning, 2017 02 21.

Shuffler Ralph Day lived in Avon Park; shuffler Ralph Day was a FORCE in Avon Park; a force that held the Avon Park Club together in recent years.  Shuffler Ralph Day “left us” this morning at 03:00 hrs.  May he Rest in … Continue reading

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Clermont Shuffleboard from the News Leader. Sent Along by Bob Weber.

Stan speaks: Not too many readers will be surprised that discs are waxed after play!!  What is surprising is HOW FREQUENTLY THE CLERMONT SHUFFLEBOARD CLUB MAKES THE NEWSPAPER!!!!  I believe Shuffleboard would benefit if Shuffleboard Organizations did MORE to promote our game!!!!  … Continue reading

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“District Results” for FL’s WCD and CTL. 2017 02 19.

Stan Bober  of the WCD just sent along a  link to the WCD Tournament DO6. Click here to see the Results as well as some interesting items on the Webpage:   To see the Results of CTL District , click … Continue reading

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International Shuffleboard is Alive and Well by Jim Allen. 2017 02 19

Jim Allen Speaks:  Just chatting with Beth today about the status of International Shuffleboard, and we find it exciting for a number of reasons.  First of all, in the next couple of weeks there are 2 events that involve 6 countries. … Continue reading

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Tavaares Shuffleboard Club Invites You To A “Back to the 50’s Event!!

  Back to the 50’s    Tavares Shuffleboard Club Draw Tournament March 16, 2017 10:00 a.m. Costumes encouraged, but not required Costume Contest Sloppy Joes for Sale 50/50  We will play 5 – 12 Frame Games We will try to … Continue reading

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