The BC tournament is perhaps the strongest crokinole championship outside of Ontario. (The Lewiston NY tournament is a special case since it is dominated by Ontario players) It is held annually in Oliver BC (in the Okanagan Valley) and now organized by ED and Darlene Ripley. This year it is on Saturday March 7. There is still time to enter. One can fly to either Vancouver (check the weather in the mountains) or Kelona (less risky weather wise.) and drive to Oliver. At least 2 players from…Continue
Added by Fred Slater on February 26, 2015 at 10:24am — No Comments
WOW. It was a really fun time. My first crokinole tournament. Crokinole is definitely a fun game for the family, but gather these families for a competition and you have a party. I was a little apprehensive about the day. It turned out to be a fun learning experience.
I learned a lot about the game of crokinole. If I thought that my new board was fast, I was amazed by the speed of the tournament boards. So many boards in one place. The wax that I thought was unimportant, plays…Continue