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#62949 - 02/13/03 08:39 PM Belikans and Chess when not snorkeling?  
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Okie Chris Offline
 
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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?

#62950 - 02/13/03 09:03 PM Re: Belikans and Chess when not snorkeling?  
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what zipcode do you hail from?

ada for me

#62951 - 02/13/03 09:32 PM Re: Belikans and Chess when not snorkeling?  
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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!


Gela's AC Motto: "All Roads Used to Lead to BC's" frown
#62952 - 02/14/03 11:15 AM Re: Belikans and Chess when not snorkeling?  
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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.


I'm returning to San Pedro soon...about 2 weeks away!!! Can't wait!
#62953 - 02/14/03 11:53 AM Re: Belikans and Chess when not snorkeling?  
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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

#62954 - 02/14/03 01:03 PM Re: Belikans and Chess when not snorkeling?  
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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 02:15 PM Re: Belikans and Chess when not snorkeling?  
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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!

#62956 - 02/14/03 02:32 PM Re: Belikans and Chess when not snorkeling?  
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Okie Chris Offline
 
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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.

#62957 - 02/28/03 07:28 PM Re: Belikans and Chess when not snorkeling?  
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I'll check into the Hideaway March 1st and brought my chess set so look me up if your interested in a game.

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

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