Friday, 6 January 2012

The news of the week (29)

Happy new year - 2011 wa a great year for WASPA but hopefully 2012 will be even better. We hope to have a growing circuit and we would be very happy to reach the number of 25 tournaments over the next 12 months. We wish all players a great year full of good surprises, renewed enthusiasm for the game and more importantly a good health!

A tournament in Connecticut - The Connecticut Open to be played on January 22 will be a WASPA tournament. There will be a good turnout and the local club will be meeting players from different States of the East Coast. Looks like it will be a great tournament!

Possible tournament in Ohio - Steven Laskey will be holding a tournament in Cincinnati, Ohio on February 24th through the 26th. Interested players can drop a line to Steven at queencitytsc@gmail.com

Attard SC in great shape - Joseph Debono has announced that Attard SC Will be holding two more WASPA events in January and February. The event played on February 10th (Saint-Paul Day is a public holiday in Malta) will hopefully attract many players from different maltese clubs.

General States of Table Football - FISTF has announced that the meeting about the "General States of Table Football" scheduled in Paris this week-end has been postponed to March 17 & 18 due to the poor attendance of the representatives of the different national associations. We at WASPA are very curious to see what will happen during this meeting as several important decisions might be taken by FISTF.

Forthcoming events - Here is a list of the forthcoming WASPA tournaments. We hope many more will be added in the near future. You can see the contact person for every tournament in the section "forthcoming events" (on the right column).
- January 22 - Tournament in Farmington, connecticut (USA)
- February 10 - Tournament in Attard, Malta
- February 24-26 - Tournaint in Cincinnatti, Ohio (USA)
- March 4 - Tournament in Singapore
- Tournament in Johannesburg (South Africa) -> Details coming soon
- Tournament in Templeuve (Belgium) -> Details coming soon
- Tournament in Nicosia (Cyprus) -> Details coming soon
- Tournament in Stockholm (Sweden) -> Details coming soon

Top 10 nations this week on the blog - This week the bigger number of visitors came from Spain, Malta, Germany, Italy, the UK, Greece, the US, Finland, Belgium and France.

Have a great week-end and keep on flicking,
Vincent