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ETwA Pairs
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A marvelous tournament was held in November (1995) at Cambridge in Queens’ College. Eighteen pairs played in the 24th annual English Pairs Championship. However, stupidity by the tournament seeding committee created a seeding which allowed the most critical game of the match to be played in the penultimate round as opposed…

Individual Pairs
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The 9th IP (and 8th Kahntinentals) was held 27 March 199x in Silver Spring. Most of the usual crowd attended—4 of the DC locals, 3 Ohioans, and this Philadelphian. The match took place for once on Sunday, tho there was tennis, winking, pizza, and late night Oh Hell fun on Saturday. The…

Tournaments
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With the Indians safely thru to round 2 of the AL playoffs, Cleveland’s media focused (some) attention on the rather large collection of winkers that journeyed from all corners of Ohio, as well as from DC, Philadelphia, New Haven, and Toronto, to Northern Ohio. No, it was not the Carnovsky…

Tournaments
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NATwA tournaments, World Pairs, World Singles, and nothing else (… perhaps) has been on the records waiting to be reported since Newswink 28 on 10 April 1993. The numbers numb for themselves. Year Date Tournament Venue Results 1997 12 April Quad Quads Millfield OH Dragons team wins 1997 12-13 April Individual Pairs…

Individual Pairs
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Individual Pairs, 12-13 April 1997, Millfield OH Quad Squads, 12 April 1997, Millfield OH For Perimeter IP #11, the usual suspects gathered, not near DC, but at Toad Hall in southeastern Ohio. Dave Lockwood took the early lead and 6-time champ Larry Kahn found himself in 7th place after 3…

Individual Pairs
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A field of seven American and one English winker competed in NATwA’s 2014 Individual Pairs in Vienna, Virginia on 13 December. An Individual Pairs is a tournament in which a winker plays with a different partner in each game. Larry Kahn came in first with 36 1/2 points, Dave Lockwood…

Championships
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Larry Kahn and Mac McAvoy won the 2014 NATwA Pairs, held in Vienna, Virginia on 14 December 2014. After the full round-robin of 3 games, Larry and Mac had 12 2/3 points, Patrick Driscoll and Rick Tucker 11 1/2, Bob Henninge and Yan Wang 11 1/3, and Dave and Samantha…

Championships
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NATwA Singles Championships NATwA Pairs Championships NATwA Continentals (team championships) North American Singles Year Venue Champion Single Top National (if champion is not US) 2nd 3rd 1972 Lake Mohegan NY Bob Henninge Severin Drix Bill Renke 1973 Lake Mohegan NY Bill Renke Ross Callon Bob Henninge 1974 Cambridge MA Severin Drix…

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