Friday, 15 July 2011

The news of the week (4)

Hi there, here we go for some short news about table football and WASPA.

News from Malta - the tournament held by the club of Attard was played on thursday. At least the group stage was played by 13competitors but the tournament was stopped when the Mayor of Attard showed up and all players had a drink together with him. The semi-finals and the final will be played shortly.

News from Singapore - The club of Leste Aquila decided to move the date of their tournament to August 21. There will also be a ladies tournaments and a friendly team match between the local club and the team of Elias SC. Team matches are not yet very popular in Singapore but with the increasing number of clubs in the country, there will be more team matches for sure in the future! Also, the local club was happy to meet an italian player, Michele Lanzarotto, earlier this week and several friendlies were played. Local players are

News from the US - Congratulations to Daniel Cranston for winning the national title last week-end. daniel was not only playing, he was also the organizer of the National. Well done. Congratulations also to Paul Eyes for winning the veterans title and to the club of Maryland for being the team champion. Read more: http://americansubbuteo.proboards.com/index.cgi?action=recent#ixzz1RiU30UdM

Forthcoming events - Here is a list of the forthcoming WASPA tournaments. We hope many more will be added in the near future.
- August 21 - Tournament hosted by Leste' Aquila SC (Singapore)
- August 21 - Tournament in Stockholm (Sweden)
We wait for the exact date of the tournament in Australia (planned for January 2012) and we have had interest from South Africa, Denmark, Germany, England and the US. Who will come next?

Top 10 nations this week on the blog - This week the bigger number of visitors were from Germany (34), Singapore, Belgium, Greece, Finland, Italy, the USA, Canada, the United Kingdom and Malta. We were also happy to see visitors from Indonesia, Switzerland and Ireland ;-)

Keep on flicking,
Vincent