It was 10 below outdoors, but the Minnesotans thought the balmy 60+ in the playing room was cold. Coming from a warmer clime, I marveled at the construction that made it possible to have a 70-degree contrast between outdoors and in. Helen Flores did a brisk business in hand-made woolen mittens, contributing the proceeds to WGPO.
Stephanie Steele did her usual terrific job of organizing, directing, and making sure everyone had enough to eat and drink. It’s not easy to keep players on track to complete 32 games in two days.