One of the premier table football events on the Melbourne calendar, the 6th edition of the Altona Cup was held over the weekend. With 15 players competing for honours over 2 days, it promised to be another epic event. Day 1: Rising Stars On the first day of the Altona Cup Table Football festival, we … Continue reading WFW38 – Altona Cup 2019
Next up on the Western Flickers Table Football Club events calendar is our most prestigious tournament of the year ... The Altona Cup ! The Altona Cup has been held annually since 2014. Previously it was a WASPA tournament, but taking into account the status of the event and the strong growth in the club, we … Continue reading The Altona Cup is back !
There was a good turnout for mid-week at the Western Flickers September 2017 WASPA. Seven club members competed plus Northern Phoenix President Christos Garagounis and ATFA VP Raffaele Lombardi from Sydney TFC. Great sportsmanship was shown throughout the hotly contested tournament in which several players were fine tuning for the upcoming FISTF Sydney Open. The … Continue reading WESTERN FLICKERS 16TH WASPA – The Big Willy Cup (12 Sept 2017)
To close off the table football season, Western Flickers TFC held its first ever club championship to decide which Pelican will have chief bragging rights for the next 12 months! A spate of illness struck the club ranks which meant that only 7 flickers took part – including young but talented Benjamin who joined in … Continue reading WESTERN FLICKERS 15TH WASPA – Club Championships (12 Aug 2017)
9 senior flickers and 6 juniors gathered at Barnstoneworth United Junior Football Club in western Melbourne for the Western Flickers 14th WASPA, “Back to the Futures”. Any player who had won a WASPA in the past 12 months was deemed ineligible which ruled out Benny Ng, David Simpson and Adrian Connolly. Junior champ Benjamin Ng … Continue reading Western Flickers WASPA 14 – Back to the Futures (29 July 2017)
A concept that has been long discussed amongst local Melbourne flickers finally took place over the weekend – the first ever Nostalgia Round! The Nostalgia round is essentially a WASPA event conducted with modern FISTF rules but with a small exception – all players MUST use retro old school 80s Subbuteo figures! It is a … Continue reading WESTERN FLICKERS 13TH WASPA – The Nostalgia Round (24 June 2017)
The latest WASPA Subbuteo table football world rankings are out ! The biggest movers were Benjamin Ng who won his first WASPA title and Adrian Connolly who won a WASPA tournament up in Sydney. Congratulations to Joe Kee for making his debut in the world rankings! Here are the end May world rankings for Western … Continue reading WASPA WORLD RANKINGS MAY 2017
With Melbourne Table Football Club cancelling its’ scheduled May WASPA, Western Flickers stepped in to quickly set up a WASPA tournament for the month. Despite the late notice, there was a good turnout of 6 players – including sole MTFC representative Juan Menendez and U15 junior Joe Kee who was making his table football tournament … Continue reading WESTERN FLICKERS 12TH WASPA – RISE OF THE NEXT GENERATION (20 MAY 2017)
Western Flickers TFC Club Photo GO PELICANS! Western Flickers dominated the 2017 FISTF Victorian Championships with our flickers winning ALL the titles up for grabs on the day. OPEN CATEGORY The Open event was contested by 14 players, 8 of whom represented the club. The tournament was organised into 4 preliminary groups. Group A contained … Continue reading Victorian Championships 2017 – A dominant Western Flickers display!
Western Flickers’ Adrian Connolly was heading to Parramatta for a week of business, so the Subbuteo Parramatta club held a WASPA tournament to give him something to do while he was away from home. Adrian had sharpened his skills at the Victorian Championships the previous weekend and was looking to put them to use. Meanwhile, … Continue reading Veni, Vidi, Vici … Western Flickers visits Subbuteo Parramatta