Dells Spell – 31st Edition

October 23, 2014
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Dells Spell – 31st Edition

Oct 10 – 12, 2014.  Wisconsin Dells, 31 years and counting.  First under Scrabble® Players, then under NSA, then under NASPA and now under WGPO auspices.  Some things change, but it’s still Scrabble®, still a great group of players, great fall colors and often great weather.  It’s even enough of a home away from home...
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Plan Now For Warm Winter Days

October 22, 2014
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Plan Now For Warm Winter Days

It’s that time of year – days are getting shorter and cooler.  Those of us in climes that are less warm and sunny need to plan temporary winter escapes.  WGPO has some solutions: Enjoy the sun in Cabo San Lucas December 7 – 12.  John Aitken has the ideal set-up:  a good hotel at...
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Phoenix Players Undaunted by Storm

September 29, 2014
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Phoenix Players Undaunted by Storm

  Photo by Barbara Van Alen Report from Larry Rand: The Phoenix One Day tournament was held at the Chris Ridge Village Retirement Center.  Everything started out just fine!  Newlywed, Evan Fishman, won the “early entry award,” a $25 gift certificate to Cracker Barrel.  The first three games before lunch all went as planned....
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GRITS – Lots Of Fun, But No Games?

September 27, 2014
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GRITS – Lots Of Fun, But No Games?

The annual GRITS tournament in South Carolina is over for the year, but the photos live on. Photos from Peggy Grant and Melissa Brown
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Surfers Cruise Alaska

September 10, 2014
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Surfers Cruise Alaska

Barbara VanAlen and Larry Rand conducted another outstanding cruise for Word Game Players, then followed it up with the 25th annual Portland tournament – Surf and Turf.  Here are the intrepid Surfers as they returned from Alaska.   Here’s a poor fellow that missed the boat.   Photos from the VanRand photo gallery, vanrandtravel1.smugmug.com.
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