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by willhawkes
Wed Dec 02, 2015 1:18 am
Forum: Announcements and Important Information
Topic: Revisions to BFA Membership Scheme
Replies: 7
Views: 4684

Re: Revisions to BFA Membership Scheme

Bobby, I appreciate you putting your thoughts down, it's great that someone is actually interested in this! As the initiator of the revisions to the scheme (and the person who looks after it), perhaps I can give a bit more background. There are essentially only two changes here. The first was to ali...
by willhawkes
Tue Dec 01, 2015 1:23 am
Forum: Table Football Chat
Topic: ITSF Revisions to Rules for 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 3871

ITSF Revisions to Rules for 2016

ITSF PUBLISHES REVISED RULES BOOK FOR 2016 The main changes, as outlined in the ITSF's letter announcing it: - Qualified Authorities: A Referee who is solicited during a match to make a ruling may gather information from other Referees, from spectators, and from video recordings, if available, to he...
by willhawkes
Tue Nov 24, 2015 11:37 pm
Forum: International Event Info
Topic: HOF Classic - Las Vegas 6-13 Mar
Replies: 5
Views: 5372

Re: HOF Classic - Las Vegas 6-13 Mar

Rich, when you create the Facebook event, can you share the link with me so that I can in turn share it from the BFA Facebook page? Tks, Will
by willhawkes
Tue Nov 24, 2015 12:54 am
Forum: Table Football Chat
Topic: Multitable champ
Replies: 2
Views: 2555

Re: Multitable champ

Yup, that was me - thanks for pointing it out, Brian.
by willhawkes
Tue Nov 17, 2015 11:57 pm
Forum: Announcements and Important Information
Topic: Revisions to BFA Membership Scheme
Replies: 7
Views: 4684

Re: Revisions to BFA Membership Scheme

By my back of an envelope maths, I reckoned they'll net out about right, Bobby. It might be we're short some years and long the other.
by willhawkes
Tue Nov 17, 2015 10:23 am
Forum: Announcements and Important Information
Topic: Revisions to BFA Membership Scheme
Replies: 7
Views: 4684

Revisions to BFA Membership Scheme

We announce some changes to the BFA Membership scheme. These will make it easier to understand what value you get from being a member of the BFA, as well as making it easier to administer. The changes are as follows: 1. “Basic Membership” has been removed. 2. Membership is no longer required to part...
by willhawkes
Mon Nov 16, 2015 11:45 pm
Forum: International Event Info
Topic: ITSF Montreuil Sur Mer, France - 14 November - 15 November 2015
Replies: 10
Views: 5626

Re: ITSF Montreuil Sur Mer, France - 14 November - 15 November 2015

Afterglow... highs and lows? David Angelique took down the guy who came second at the Bonzini WCS... that's a nice result.
by willhawkes
Mon Nov 16, 2015 11:44 pm
Forum: Table Football Chat
Topic: Best table £300-400? (Bonzini style)
Replies: 5
Views: 5016

Re: Best table £300-400? (Bonzini style)

The French tables are quite different to other tables, so if you are determined to stick close to Bonzini, your only options are the Bonzini clones (Rene Pierre, Sulpi etc). The most commonly used table in the UK is a Garlando, it feels quite different to a Bonzini but once you get used to it, it is...
by willhawkes
Mon Nov 16, 2015 11:57 am
Forum: Table Football Chat
Topic: Best table £300-400? (Bonzini style)
Replies: 5
Views: 5016

Re: Best table £300-400? (Bonzini style)

Hi Chris, Glad to hear you're enjoying foosball. The Bonzini table is a lot of fun, and yes, there's a bit of a price-tag which comes with it. You'll have to look quite hard to find one at the price point you mentioned, they do from time to time turn up on ebay.co.uk, and it depends where you live a...
by willhawkes
Thu Nov 05, 2015 9:11 am
Forum: Table Football Chat
Topic: BFA Club Survey
Replies: 1
Views: 2632

Re: BFA Club Survey

Thank you to everyone who has replied to the BFA Club Survey. Here's what you said: Responses 22 clubs responded to the BFA’s survey. These were: North West: Lokomotive Liverpool, Manchester Rainbow Warriors, Chester Centurions North Darlington TFC, Farsley Rangers (Leeds), Doncaster Town South West...
by willhawkes
Thu Oct 22, 2015 12:39 pm
Forum: UK Tournaments
Topic: East Anglian Open - Garlando Master Series - Great Yarmouth 27-29 November
Replies: 11
Views: 6220

Re: East Anglian Open - Garlando Master Series - Great Yarmouth 27-29 November

Wow. I wish I could be there. Korea is a long way away...

I've just blasted this out of the BFA Facebook account too.

Well done Lee and all. Looks like being a really big one...
by willhawkes
Fri Oct 16, 2015 3:57 am
Forum: Table Football Chat
Topic: BFA Club Survey
Replies: 1
Views: 2632

BFA Club Survey

A message for those people who are the main organising person for a table football club. +++ We want to get a better understanding of how table football is developing at the club level. This means we can better develop and grow our great game in the UK. This quick survey has 10 questions about how y...
by willhawkes
Fri Sep 25, 2015 12:34 am
Forum: International Event Info
Topic: ITSF Montreuil Sur Mer, France - 14 November - 15 November 2015
Replies: 10
Views: 5626

Re: ITSF Montreuil Sur Mer, France - 14 November - 15 November 2015

Frederic Collignon is going to be at this one too.
by willhawkes
Sun Sep 20, 2015 12:20 pm
Forum: UK Tournaments
Topic: East Anglian Open - Garlando Master Series - Great Yarmouth 27-29 November
Replies: 11
Views: 6220

Re: East Anglian Open - Garlando Master Series - Great Yarmouth 27-29 November

I've just created an Event on the BFA page in Facebook and invited as many people as I can connect with. Please share this far and wide everyone.
by willhawkes
Thu May 28, 2015 5:06 pm
Forum: Friendship Forum
Topic: Places in Coventry to play foosball
Replies: 2
Views: 4653

Re: Places in Coventry to play foosball

Or get in touch with the Warwick University students - Warwickfoos on Facebook.
by willhawkes
Tue Apr 21, 2015 8:31 pm
Forum: UK Tournaments
Topic: How to get tournaments happening again?
Replies: 1
Views: 2174

Re: How to get tournaments happening again?

Boris, I'm going to post this on the Facebook page too.
by willhawkes
Tue Apr 14, 2015 9:16 pm
Forum: International Event Info
Topic: Bonzini WCS May 8-10
Replies: 7
Views: 4240

Re: Bonzini WCS May 8-10

I'm doing the registrations now - please tell me if you'd like to go.
by willhawkes
Sat Apr 04, 2015 11:31 am
Forum: International Event Info
Topic: Bonzini WCS May 8-10
Replies: 7
Views: 4240

Re: Bonzini WCS May 8-10

UPDATE FROM THE ITSF ON THE BONZINI WCS This is to let you know that registration for the Bonzini WCS that will take place in Beauvais (France), from May 8 to 10, 2015, are now available through the Fast software. [please let Jody or Will know to register you] Various competitions will take place in...
by willhawkes
Fri Apr 03, 2015 6:38 pm
Forum: London
Topic: Anyone playing this weekend?
Replies: 3
Views: 2041

Re: Anyone playing this weekend?

Mario - get yourself down to Bar Kick 127 Shoreditch High Street E1 6JE. Quality play on Bonzini Friday / Saturday / Sunday nights.