Rick Tucker

Tiddlywinks—Retail Sources

First, a caveat:  the game suppliers listed on this page have no association with Tiddlywinks.org, and though we know some of the people at some of these companies, you’ll have to trust your own judgment in dealing with them. Also, the tiddlywinks games cited in this post are not official, tournament-quality and are not sanctioned for use in…

2007 MIT Independent Activities Period Tournament

13-14 January 2007, MIT Student Center, Public Dining Rooms 3-4, 3rd floor, Cambridge MA USA Winkers▪ Scores ▪ Photos Winkers Dave Lockwood Ferd Wulkan Matt Fayers Joe Sachs Rick Tucker Jon Lockwood Wenbo Dou Greg Durrett Charles Frankston Sahil Shah Yan Wang Collin Reed Jared Frankston Rocio Cifrian Ari Umans Jeremy Sachs James Lee Steve Umans…

2006 NATwA Pairs

Max Lockwood and Larry Kahn won the 2006 NATwA Pairs, defeating second place contenders Matt Fayers (from the UK, now at MIT) and Wenbo Dou.  The NATwA Pairs were held in Silver Spring, Maryland on 11-12 November 2006 at the Sports & Health Club in White Oak.  Max & Larry took first with 49 1/2 points.  Matt and Wenbo…

2000 NATwA Teams tournament

20 May 2000 Ithaca High School, Ithaca NY USA More coverage of this important tournament to appear soon! This tournament reflects a turning point for winking within the North American continent. Roster of Winkers Severin Drix Nathaniel “Nate” Drix Julian Drix Brian Hackett Nick Germain Jeff Hillebrandt Kevin Jaw Matt Wachs Ben Rockey-Harris Yu Gu Megan…

1999 NATwA Individual Pairs

17 April 1999, Kahn residence, Vienna VA USA Dave Lockwood leads in every round to take the nth IP. © 1999 Rick Tucker. All Rights Reserved Dave Lockwood, Ferd, Bob Henninge More Photos Round by Round 1 Larry Kahn * 1-6 Dave Lockwood Bob Henninge Jim Marlin Marg/Nathan Calhoun 1-6 Mac McAvoy Ferd 2 Jim…

1998 NATwA Singles

1998 NATwA Singles The 1998 NATwA Singles were held on 7-8 November 1998 at the residence of Jim & Chris Marlin in Ashburn, Virginia USA. Day 1, First Round Robin Notation: the round number is at the top of the box.  The score is at the bottom of the box.  * (asterisk) marks a potout. Dave Lockwood…

1997 NATwA Singles Championship

25-26 October 1997 Larry Kahn residence, Vienna, Virginia USA Scoresheet for Round 1 of the NATwA Singles Rounds are indicated as r1, r2, etc. at the top of each box. Scores are shown at the bottom of each box. Winker MaxLockwood BobHenninge LarryKahn RickTucker MacMcAvoy DaveLockwood Max Lockwood X r10 r60 r30 r40 r50 Bob…

Squidger Making with or without a Lathe and Manipulating Winks

Rick Tucker's squidgers and squidger case

by Rick Tucker Reprinted from Newswink 11 · 2 August 1980 · pages 8 and 9 My method of making squidgers usually starts off with sanding using a fairly coarse sandpaper (the black wet/dry type seems good–I use it dry, though I plan to experiment with it wet to reduce the dust which sets off my hayfever). Wearing…