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by Greybudgie
12 Aug 2018, 19:31
Forum: General and Collecting Topics
Topic: Forming a Club Tips Experiences?
Replies: 9
Views: 1297

Re: Forming a Club Tips Experiences?

Thanks lionofludesch, great idea we just need to do some promotion in the wider community we have an online present. It is getting those who might have played in the past or who maybe are interested in giving the game a go. With only a couple of people your stuck between a rock and a hard place. So ...
by Greybudgie
08 Aug 2018, 22:22
Forum: General and Collecting Topics
Topic: Subbuteo La Leggenda Platinum Edition
Replies: 22
Views: 3075

Re: Subbuteo La Leggenda Platinum Edition

Thanks for the links Vikash, wow they look good and reasonable priced pity they will be only available in Italy. The manufacturing company Centauria s.r.l. is using the trademark Subutteo name I wonder how the Italian distributor is Giochi Preziosi SPA feel about that?, or have they no longer the li...
by Greybudgie
02 Aug 2018, 04:38
Forum: General and Collecting Topics
Topic: Forming a Club Tips Experiences?
Replies: 9
Views: 1297

Re: Forming a Club Tips Experiences?

We started running a club in Berlin in January this year. We were three and immediately found a fourth one in the build up to the first meeting. Get it going even with only two people. Find a suitable place for your meetings and prepare two or three proper tables to play on. Show what you do on soc...
by Greybudgie
31 Jul 2018, 23:23
Forum: General and Collecting Topics
Topic: Forming a Club Tips Experiences?
Replies: 9
Views: 1297

Forming a Club Tips Experiences?

Just wanted to get some ideas on forming a Club, and the experience people on this forum may of had in the past. At the moment we have two players, unfortunately we are fairly isolated from the next nearest clubs roughly 700klm away (400klm of that water). What have people found would be the minimum...
by Greybudgie
23 Mar 2018, 12:21
Forum: Playing: Rules/Techniques/Tactics Section
Topic: Noob view on Observations on Modern Table Soccer Equipment
Replies: 15
Views: 5773

Re: Noob view on Observations on Modern Table Soccer Equipment

Where's the game played in Australia these days ? I fancied a game when I was out there but couldn't find a contact. Mind you, it was 20 years ago and tinterweb wasn't what it is these days. The Modern game is played at the following Clubs. Some run Old Subbuteo tournaments ae well. http://subbuteo...
by Greybudgie
22 Mar 2018, 23:36
Forum: General and Collecting Topics
Topic: 2017 Interview Michael Dent - 1976 Europa Cup winner
Replies: 2
Views: 742

2017 Interview Michael Dent - 1976 Europa Cup winner

I Hope I have posted in the correct Forum, here is a link to a 2017 interview with Michael Den the 1976 Europa Cup winner (it from the FISTF website so I apologise from the start)
https://fistf.com/2017/11/10/greats-past-michael-m-dent/
by Greybudgie
12 Mar 2018, 23:40
Forum: Playing: Rules/Techniques/Tactics Section
Topic: Noob view on Observations on Modern Table Soccer Equipment
Replies: 15
Views: 5773

Re: Noob view on Observations on Modern Table Soccer Equipment

I was able to obtain some second Hand (Tchaa4) Snipers and Arrows, I note these are version 1 there are version 2.0 of both available. Also was given a set of REAL SOCCER bases as well. I at this stage prefer the Sniper and Real Soccer over the Arrows. Here in Australia the Table Soccer (FISTF/WASPA...
by Greybudgie
06 Mar 2018, 21:51
Forum: General and Collecting Topics
Topic: World Cup 1990 Channel 4
Replies: 43
Views: 6761

Re: World Cup 1990 Channel 4

Haven't watched that in ages! Find it hard watching tbh for obvious reasons even though he only had a few minutes screen time. :cry: I can fully understand that, I would too if I was in your position, what a great legacy and I am glad that the Brand "Subbuteo" again is available hopefully another g...
by Greybudgie
06 Mar 2018, 21:30
Forum: General and Collecting Topics
Topic: World Cup 1990 Channel 4
Replies: 43
Views: 6761

Re: World Cup 1990 Channel 4

Really enjoyed watching that, I note that Carl Young won the 4th Asian Cup of Table Football Cup held in January 2018 In Melbourne he emigrated to Australia and is now and Australian Citzen. Is John McGiffen still involved in any version of the game? I take it the "Bad Blood" stemmed from that McGif...
by Greybudgie
10 May 2017, 20:01
Forum: Playing: Rules/Techniques/Tactics Section
Topic: Noob view on Observations on Modern Table Soccer Equipment
Replies: 15
Views: 5773

Re: Noob view on Observations on Modern Table Soccer Equipment

Thanks ralph your exactly right ! to get two modern reams of the above onto a playable FISTF pitch would of cost (including freight) close to $500 Aust (around 284 british Pounds). now to trawl ebay and get someone who is prepared to send a Pitch down under. see http://www.subbuteoforum.org.uk/viewt...
by Greybudgie
10 May 2017, 19:51
Forum: General and Collecting Topics
Topic: Equipment for a Returning Player (Old Subbuteo)
Replies: 4
Views: 1760

Re: Equipment for a Returning Player (Old Subbuteo)

Thought I had all the gear a few times on ebay and also at sportsattax.net only to get "Sorry, we're unable to deliver to your country." I can get the goals, balls from Subbuteoworld but the problem is trying to get a baize pitch. As Plan (b) Can anyone recommend what new cotton pitches most closely...
by Greybudgie
09 May 2017, 20:37
Forum: Playing: Rules/Techniques/Tactics Section
Topic: Noob view on Observations on Modern Table Soccer Equipment
Replies: 15
Views: 5773

Noob view on Observations on Modern Table Soccer Equipment

As previous noted I am looking at getting back into the game after 33 years before I found this great website I contacted a local website reseller who is linked to FISTF the equipment he suggested for the modern game were extreme pitches and goals from Extreme works and bases figure Tchaaa4 funny en...
by Greybudgie
29 Apr 2017, 11:23
Forum: General and Collecting Topics
Topic: Equipment for a Returning Player (Old Subbuteo)
Replies: 4
Views: 1760

Re: Equipment for a Returning Player (Old Subbuteo)

Go old school, cheap 60s baize, two old goals world cup ones maybe, two h/w teams are cheap enough and go from there, get a fence surround too. Balls go for the smaller ones again 60's issue Buy a lot of Scalextric from Aus, nice people Thanks Focus On for the advice will get on ebay and see how I ...
by Greybudgie
28 Apr 2017, 22:16
Forum: General and Collecting Topics
Topic: Equipment for a Returning Player (Old Subbuteo)
Replies: 4
Views: 1760

Equipment for a Returning Player (Old Subbuteo)

Hi Guys, Aussie needing advice spent 24-48 hours trawling, hope I posted in the right section. The question I need to get back into playing the Old School game what equipment (Happy to buy non authentic stuff) would you suggest I purchase as I can see its very confusing with the two different forms ...

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