Welcome Bob. there is lots of good things about crokinole .It pays to look around. I now have about 20 player here that play off and on. Brian hasn't been able to make it once yet . There are a few who I think will get commetted hope for a turnament this spring. I go this saterday to play with Karry at a turnament in Sask. 3 of the players played at Tavistock and beat me !.