Friday, 10 February 2012

The news of the week (33)

Revival in Canada - After a few months, Shane Hooper managed to clean up the CSTFA website and hopefully it will help to reboost the activity of the game in Canada. For more about subbuteo table football, check http://cstfa.webs.com/

Big turnout in Frameries - The FISTF Major of Frameries confirmed to be the world's largest tournament with 224 individuals and 44 teams. The Greek team of Atlas won the team event while Vasco Guimaraes from Portugal won the Open category. It's already the 8th victory of Guimaraes in a Major. Other winners were Joe Mifsud (veterans), Luigi Di Vito (U19), David Gonzalez (U15), Trisha Baumeler (ladies) and Marco Di Vito (U12).

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).
- February 10 - Tournament in Attard, Malta
- February 24-26 - Tournament in Cincinnatti, Ohio (USA)
- March 4 - Tournament in Singapore
- Tournament in Adelaide (Australia) -> Details coming soon
- Tournament in Trenton, Ontario (Canada) -> Details coming soon
- 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 the UK, the US, Italy, Germany, Greece, Spain, Singapore, Russia, Canada and Finland.

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