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The tournament is on Saturday. We have 40 registered and can accommodate up to 15 more. You can register or show up early on tournament day and we will try to accommodate you. Some top players will be missing but we are expecting many new players. Come out and play the game.
Posted on January 28, 2016 at 3:53pm — 1 Comment
Thanks to Dave Brown and company for a great day of crokinole. The tournament was well organized and the complimentary lunch was delicious. The semi-finals were Justin Slater (of Kingston) over Nathan Walsh and Ray Beierling over Matt Brown. The Quinte convention was in effect for tie breaking in the head-to-head matches. Although slightly more complicated than the Wimbledon Rule, the Quinte Convention is extremely fair and eliminates the advantage of starting second.
The finals were…Continue
Posted on September 20, 2015 at 11:43am — 3 Comments
On Tues. July 28 I attended the once a month tournament at the Emmet Ray Pub in Toronto. There were some pretty good players that have not been exposed to the NCA. I will try to get some of them to play in NCA tournaments and to adopt our scoring…Continue
Posted on August 1, 2015 at 4:58pm — 1 Comment
At the last St. Jacobs Crokinole Club session on Mar 23, 2015 something very unusual happened. In the warmup at my table a disk ended up leaning on another disk. i.e. part of the disk was on another disc and the lower edge of the disk was on the board. No posts were involved. In my years of playing I had never seen this happen before. I have seen one disc on top of another many times but never a leaner like this. In a later round of play I was called over to another board to observe a second…Continue
Posted on March 25, 2015 at 2:29pm