Monthly Archives: August 2020

Feature Individual Series Cont’d. Tonight we give you AL WEEKS.

To maintain diversity, I am now going to begin to post articles from my archives. To help me keep a record of these random postings, I will post in alphabetical order.  >> I will use first names where possible. The … Continue reading

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Tim Baker Promotes The Sport We Love!! Sent along by Earl Ball. Posted 2020 08 27.

THE “BAKER FARM DOUBLES” Many of you know, Tim Baker built two courts on his farm south of Indianapolis and I’m sure he wishes he had built at least a couple of more! Tim’s not only caught the shuffleboard fever … Continue reading

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Al Dronsfield > An INSPIRATIONAL STORY!! Posted 2020 08 27

ST PETE MIXED CHAMPIONSHIP St. Pete Shuffleboard Club, the oldest and largest club of its kind returns to the FSA schedule for a Mixed Doubles tournament. The first State Tournament in many years. St. Pete once boasted a membership of … Continue reading

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BREAKING NEWS!!! NEW FEATURE!! We will begin on Thursday, August 27th, 2020. Tell No More than 20 Friends??? We do not wish to CRASH THE SITE!!!!!!

To maintain diversity, I am now going to begin to post articles BY INDIVIDUALS from my archives. To help me keep a record of these random postings, I will post in alphabetical order.  >>  I will use first names where … Continue reading

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Followup-To Wilbur’s Bad Sport Article by Glen Peltier. Posted 2020 08 26.

I just read Wilbur Estes article on poor sportsmanship.  I have watched Wilbur use that tactic and I do have mixed emotions about it but I am certain Wilbur did not consider it to be poor sportsman because I know … Continue reading

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Wilbur Estes 05 11 16 Series: Article 6 > Drift Chart Examination. Posted 2020 08 26.

A DRIFT CHART — EXAMINEDThis Drift Chart (Figure 12-1) is not proportionate to the Court. It is a replica of the Chart that I used for many years. It shows the Scoring Diagram, and discs positioned at the Target Points … Continue reading

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Wilbur Estes General 2006 05 23 About the Bad Sport. Posted 2020 08 25

About the “Bad Sport” Label Rarely in the Pro Division have I been labeled a “Bad Sport”. It is strange that “Stealing the Lag” is considered “Poor Sportsmanship”, and “Stealing the Hammer” is not. What is the difference? There is … Continue reading

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THE BROWN REPORT:   Pic above left is The Shuffler’s Induction into the CD FSA Hall of Fame.  Pic above right is of The Shuffler’s Induction into the ISA Hall of Fame in Australia in 2008.     The “guy who makes … Continue reading

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Winning Tips by Earl Ball. When to shoot a 10!! Posted 2020 08 20

WHEN TO SHOOT A 10!! When your opponents are 68 and you are at the head with 55, 56, 57, or 58, you have to try to position yourself to shot a 10 if you can’t get two blocks.  At … Continue reading

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SUMMER SEASON LOOK BACK > TO June of 2006. Article 11. Posted 2020 08 19.

It is possible that some followers will have read the articles I will post in this series.  However; as most were posted when Alf Primeau and I had the Website, and as I now have 450 “friends” on Facebook which we did not … Continue reading

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