Monthly Archives: February 2017

President Tom Clayton of Avon Park has announced a “Day of Remembrance” for Ralph Day at 11:00, Saturday, Feb 25th.

Avon Park President Tom Clayton speaks: We will be hosting a Remembrance for Ralph on Saturday, February 25th., at 11:00am. at the APSAC Clubhouse, 109 E. Main St., Avon Park, FL 33825.  We invite and welcome all of our friends and … Continue reading

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Curling and Shuffleboard contribute to a Strong Sense of Community!!

For some, curling is an exciting sport and treasured Canadian pastime. Others think it’s just a big game of shuffleboard on ice. On Wednesday, the day before International Curling is Cool Day, the Unconventional Panel weighed in on if curling is … Continue reading

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(hofc 5) 2017 CTL District HOF Classic Begins 2017 03 10. How? When? and Why? Did it Begin??

From left to right we have, Ruth and Larry Brown; Lois and Stan McCormack; Ruth and Max Tate; and Lorraine and Bill Pollock.  Pic taken on the Courts at the location of the HOF Classic, Winter Haven, FL.  Above pic … Continue reading

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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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