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Daniel Cranston wins “Flicko de Mayo”

Daniel Cranston arrived, saw, and conquered Michigan. He warmed up on Friday night by winning the Gideon Smith Cup, a 4-man WASPA event in East Lansing. In Saturday’s fifth edition of Flicko de Mayo in Rockford, Daniel scored an impressive 24 goals in five matches to claim the title. For the third year in a […]

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Christian Filippella’s super week-end in California

Two major competitions were held in Newbury Park, southern California over the week-end of April 16th/17th 2016. Players attended from as far and wide as Florida, Maryland, Minnesota and Colorado as well as the top players from southern California as well. On Saturday the FISTF Satellite competition was won convincingly by Christian Filippella with an […]

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Winning comeback for Christian Filippella

Newbury Park, California FISTF CHALLENGER 07/02/16 On Sunday February 7, 2016, the Southern California Subbuteo Club hosted the FISTF Challenger event in Newbury Park, California.  Seven competitors participated in the tournament, showcasing the return of Italian great, Christian Filippella.  In his first tournament in the United States, Christian defeated Paul O’Donovan Rossa 3-1 in the […]

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Jesper Nielsen wins in California

The FISTF Future of Newbury Park, California took place on October 11, 2015. The players from California had the pleasure to meet friends from Denmark and Jesper Staal Nielsen was the star guest of the tournament. Players were dropped in two groups. Nielsen was the best player and defeated Rob Tucker in the semi (8-0) […]

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Daniel Cranston is the US Open winner

During the week-end of August 8 and 9, the city of Chicago was the host of the ASA National. The week-end was fantastic with players travelling from several US States to try to become national champion. Zach Walker, who lives in Colorado, became champion again, confirming his supremacy on the North American game. On the […]

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Thomas Baumeler wins in California

Last saturday 2 Swiss players were visiting the Southern California Subbuteo Club and attended the Challenger of Newbury Park. Local players were happy to meet Thomas and Trisha Baumeler again. The guests of the day noted the improvement in California play. it was also the first tournament in California for Joao and Bruno Casaca, welcoming […]

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Erik Haefke wins Satellite in Michigan

Congratulations to Eric Haefke (Iowa; Chicago United) for his first tournament win in Michigan, defeating perennial finalist and title holder Peter Alegi (Lansing MI; Chicago United) 4-3 in sudden death overtime. Nine participants at the annual Flicko de Mayo, for the second time a FISTF Satellite, enjoyed a great high-scoring tournament. Dario Passadore from Florida […]

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Report and Results of FISTF Los Angeles Open

A great day’s play was enjoyed by thirteen players at the FISTF Los Angeles Open, and we very pleased to welcome Thomas and Trisha Baumeler from Switzerland, on tour in California for a month. Perhaps fate dictated that Trisha and Thomas met together in the quarter-finals in a very tight family affair, with Thomas finally […]

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FISTF is back in Michigan

There was a tournament in Grand Rapids, Michigan on May 10 with a field of 8 players competing for a lot of points as the event had the double status (FISTF Satellite/WASPA) and the host club had the chance to meet players of the Chicago Area Subbuteo Club as well as Erik Haefke who has spent […]

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