Sunday, 15 January 2012

The news of the week (30)

Quiet period - First of all, sorry for the delay. the newsletter is out a bit later than expected due to too much things to do at work. There is also a very calm period but hopefully there will be more great news soon.

A tournament in Connecticut - The Connecticut Open is going to have a strong field and Massimo Conturso was happy to announced the tournament could reach the double digit. Jim Taylor will be back in action after more than one year of the circuit and there will be players coming from Massachussets and New york. Good luck to everyone!

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

Sad news from Malta - Last week's tournament in Malta has been stopped due to Josep Debono's illness. Joe had to go to the hospital and we wish him a quick recovery. The last games of the tournament will be played shortly.

New FISTF forum - FISTF has launched a new "official forum" at
We wish them good luck.

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 Wallingford, connecticut (USA)
- February 10 - Tournament in Attard, Malta
- February 24-26 - Tournament 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 Russia, italy, Spain, the US, Germany, Malta, Belgium, Singapore, Finland and Greece.

Have a great week-end and keep on flicking,