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#62949 - 02/14/03 02:39 AM Belikans and Chess when not snorkeling?
Okie Chris Offline
Great message board!!! Actually this board helped me decide to spend March in AC....good job!!!!
Now I've learned to bring sunscreen, DEET, and a swimsuit then do nothing but relax. Out of curiousity how common is it to spend an afternoon sipping on a belikan while playing chess? Is it worth bringing a chess board?

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#62950 - 02/14/03 03:03 AM Re: Belikans and Chess when not snorkeling?
toad Offline
what zipcode do you hail from?

ada for me

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#62951 - 02/14/03 03:32 AM Re: Belikans and Chess when not snorkeling?
Gela Offline
Okie, I have seen several people playing Chess at Fidos on a quiet Sunday afternoon looking out over the ocean sipping beers. It looked heavenly. If you've got room - bring your set. Perhaps someone reading this board knows if establishments have sets to borrow while you're there.
Enjoy!
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Gela's AC Motto: "All Roads Used to Lead to BC's" frown

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#62952 - 02/14/03 05:15 PM Re: Belikans and Chess when not snorkeling?
JohnnyK Offline
Hi Okie Chris,

I will be returning with three friends to AC from March 13-20. I am bringing down a Trivia Pursuit Board Game, so we can play at FIDO's..while sipping on Belikins. A way of salvaging/stimulating some brain cells. smile

Last time I went down, Fido's had backgammon, checkers, connect four, and yahtzee board games that you could borrow from the bar. I am planning however to leave the Trivia Pursuit at Fido's for others to enjoy....and make additional room for souvenirs.

I hope this helps with your decision. smile

Take care. Cheers.
JohnnyK.
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I'm returning to San Pedro soon...about 2 weeks away!!! Can't wait!

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#62953 - 02/14/03 05:53 PM Re: Belikans and Chess when not snorkeling?
CyaBye Offline
Chris,

I'll also will be in AC the month of March, (2/24-3/26)I would love to play a few games of chess on some lazy afternoons. I'm staying at Banana Beach, if you would like to hook up, let me know.

Joe

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#62954 - 02/14/03 07:03 PM Re: Belikans and Chess when not snorkeling?
Mel S Offline
Come back to san pedro in June we will play a game of chess. If I focus well i can play a decent game. I've always loved the Sicilian defense ! First i get me opponents drunk on 101 proof rum, and i just sip strong coffee. It works pretty to good, unless it is one old salt. Best-wishes, Mel .........
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#62955 - 02/14/03 08:15 PM Re: Belikans and Chess when not snorkeling?
MurrMaid Offline
Okie Chris, will you be there from the 1st - 5th? My husband plays chess at least every Tuesday and will be missing it while we're gone! He'd love to get in a few games!! He usually brings a travel board with him wherever he goes!

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#62956 - 02/14/03 08:32 PM Re: Belikans and Chess when not snorkeling?
Okie Chris Offline
Alright! This is going to make Belize even funner.

Toad -I'm just north of you in Norman. Glad to see a few of us okies get around.

Gela - Thanks, I'll make it to Fido's.

JohnnyK - Some Trivial Pursuit games sounds good.....uh were not going to play for money and I get hustled are we?

Joe - I'll try to look you up as I arrive 2/27 then get settled in.....same thing on hustling, but maybe we wager the next round of belikans.

Mel - If I'm there in June I'll make sure I've got some baileys to slip in your coffee.

MurrMaid - Maybe your husband, Joe, me, and anyone else has an afternoon tournament.

Looks like I'll need room for a chessboard now.

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#62957 - 03/01/03 01:28 AM Re: Belikans and Chess when not snorkeling?
Okie Chris Offline
I'll check into the Hideaway March 1st and brought my chess set so look me up if your interested in a game.

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#62958 - 03/01/03 09:33 PM Re: Belikans and Chess when not snorkeling?
Marty Offline
spent my formative (9th grade -12th and two years at OU) in Norman. Lotsa family there still.

okies rule.

toads in ada?
sweet.

love that pond

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