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We Give You Bill and Marie Kinnear!!

WE GIVE YOU SILVER MEDALISTS, BILL AND MARIE KINNEAR Bill and Marie Kinnear are shown receiving Silver Medals in recognition of their performance during the Polk County Senior Games held in Lakeland, Florida on August 26th, 2014.  Bill and Marie … Continue reading

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Winning Tips by Earl Ball, Article 23.

DO YOU KNOW HOW TO GET TWO BLOCKS!! If you’re at the head and the other team is in the 60’s or you’re at the foot, need two blocks and the other team will get the next two hammers and … Continue reading

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We Give You Bill Hoyer!!

REFLECTIIONS by the MEN’S 2nd Place Finisher 32nd ISA WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP Bill Hoyer. I began playing shuffleboard at age 6 in Lakeside, Ohio, where my family spent their summers.  I won many youth tournaments.  I was not able to play … Continue reading

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We Give You Bill Clever.

ENCORE PRESENTATION: THE CLEVER FILES! by Bill Clever and Stan McCormack. Stan speaking: My first match at Lakeland for the opening of the Central District Season (Oct. of 2005) was a Draw Doubles ~ and my 1st opponents were Dave … Continue reading

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We Give You Bill and Penny Boyes > Your Webmaster and Wife

When did my own personal shuffleboard story start? According to club records, my wife Penny and I started shuffling at the Coronado Shuffleboard Club in New Smyrna Beach, (on Florida’s east coast just S. of Daytona), in the Fall of … Continue reading

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EARL BALL WRITES: “SUPERSTARS OF THE FUTURE!!”

I’ve already written this article, a few days ago, but now I can’t find it to share with all of you! I have no idea how I’m going to remember all the nice words I said about players or all … Continue reading

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We Give You The McMillans!! Bill and Vivian.

BEATING THE ODDS!!  Bill McMillan’s Story; As told by Earl Ball!!  Bill McMillan chuckles as Earl announces that “Bill’s doctor has told him on a number of occasions that he won’t be with us much longer!!”  In reality, the doctor … Continue reading

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Wilbur Estes 05 11 16 Series. The Philosophy of Winning. Article 10. Posted 2020 09 21.

THE PHILOSOPHY OF WINNING Until its complexities are identified and understood, Shuffleboard, like Chess and other complex games, appears simple and without challenge or excitement. Uninformed spectators say, “I can’t see any point in it, one person scores a disc, … Continue reading

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We Give You Joycee Piper, a Strong and Dedicated Supporter of Shuffleboard!! (article written in 2015)

Joycee Piper (below)  is a member of The Clearwater Shuffleboard Club and has been very generous to the club in the past few years. Frank Niziolek, West Coast State Delegate Speaks: Joyce Piper celebrated her 90th birthday on June 30, … Continue reading

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WE GIVE YOU NATIONAL CHAMPION….DEB STUART!!!

All of us that follow theshuffler.net comments section are familiar with the name Deb Stuart. I believe she reads every article and comments on almost everyone, soaking up every bit of information she can and now she’s a National Champion! … Continue reading

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