Category Archives: 2013 Norway

Slide Show Created

Many of the pix in the Slide Show > http://photopeach.com/album/xsrqar  are repeats of those already displayed on the pages of the Blog.  However; some are “never been viewed before!” lol   I have not placed the pix in any time line. … Continue reading

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We Depart Tjome; We Arrive in Oslo! 2013 06 28

Pic on the right was taken while folks wait for the bus to Oslo.  Tjome is the location.  We have arrived in Oslo after a lovely 2 hr bus ride through beautiful countryside. The hotel, another Rica, this time it is Holberg, … Continue reading

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Norwegian Open Ends With A Fine Dinner!

                              Some shots taken at the Dinner by Muriel Burnett. Stan McCormack.

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Entertainment at the Awards Banquet!!

Just received an e-mail from the Allen Family to the effect that “a talented person” is performing at the Piano Bar!  They did send along her pic, to your right, above, and if I have it correct, it is the … Continue reading

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Mats Pulls It Off Against the Odds!! Wins the Norwegian Open!!

And our winner of the Norwegian Open  is the young man called Mats of Norway!!  As in Mats Graff-wang,  Acting Norwegian President. Mats pulled out all the stops for President Hallvard, and accepted the Medal for him!!  Mats accepted his winning medal … Continue reading

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Final Match!! A “nail-biter”!!

Well, we are down to the last match and not a red shirt in sight???? One lonely American, Dan Smith is taking on the invincible (acting) Norwegian Pres. Mats Graff-Wang For 1st place. How fitting!  The picture is showing Mats on … Continue reading

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Canadian Contingent to the Norwegian Open

The pic above will explode to full screen if you click on it.    The Tournament is now playing the Semis.  We will no doubt have an update from Glenna when the finals begin!!  Will it be a “Red Shirt”?  a … Continue reading

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NORWEGIAN OPEN COMPETITORS!!

Great shot of the participants of the 1st Norwegian Open.   You will recall that the Canadians are in RED; the Americans in BLUE; and the host nation, the Norwegians are in WHITE!  UPDATE: IN THE BACKGROUND, ON THE LEFT, WE … Continue reading

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Norwegian Tournament is Underway!!

Stan speaks:  Click on pic.  You will see players in one of three colours; Red, Canadians; White Norwegians, and Blue, Americans. Glenna Earle speaks:  Played 6 rounds of 8-frame games which means that everyone played 3 games. After 4frames we … Continue reading

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Some Pix From Norway!! Play Has Begun!!

Glenna Earle, waving to us, has sent along these shots!!  If I have this correct, we have, top left, Bernice Lindsay and Ellen Hanson; to Glenna’s right we have Kim Bye; and 2nd row, 1st pic, we have Norm Lindsay … Continue reading

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