***Over $40,000 Cash & Prizes***

1998 Forsa Tropical International
Armwrestling Championships

Held at the
Curacao Casino Resort

November 7th and 8th 1998 in Curacao, Netherlands Antilles
(in the Caribbean near Venezuela)

All countries are invited. If you need written invitations for Visas, fax a request to Denise at 406 254-7385.

Professional Tournament: Saturday November 7, 1998
Weigh-ins: Friday 11/6 - 8 to 10 PM or Saturday 11/7 - 4 to 6:30 pm.
Tournament starts at 7:00 pm.

Non-Cash Tournament: Sunday November 8, 1998 at Noon.
Weigh-ins: Saturday 11/7 - 4 to 6:30 pm.
or Sunday 9 am to Noon.

Cash Prizes:

Men's Right Hand Pro Classes:

1st Place $1,800
2nd Place $1,200
3rd Place $800
4th Place $500
5th Place $200

Men's Left and Ladies Right Pro Classes:

1st Place $1,200
2nd Place $700
3rd Place $400
4th Place $200

Professional Weight Classes:

Men's Right & Left Hand: 0-154, 155-176, 177-198, 199-242, 243+

Ladies Right Hand: 0-143, 144+

The super Heavyweight classes left and right hand are open to competitors who want to compete in more than one class per arm.

Non-cash Classes:
Men's Right & Left Hand: 0-132, 133-143, 144-154, 155-165, 166-176, 177-187, 188-198, 199-220, 221+

Ladies Right Hand: 0-121, 122-143, 144+

Entry Fee: Professional $50, non-cash classes: $30. There are NO MEMBERSHIP DUES! Spectator Fee $10 (for those not competing)

** Updated Hotel Information**

Curacao Casino Resort - John F. Kennedy Blvd., Box 2133, Curacao,
Netherlands Antilles
Phone:5999-462-5000 Fax: 5999-462-5846

Reservation Information:
Reservations can be made by e-mail, fax, on the website or by mail. Please make sure you mention you are with the armwrestling and have your Visa, MasterCard or American Express number to guarantee your reservation. Room Rates: Special Rate of $85.00 (US $) per room per night which includes service charge, tax and energy surcharge. Maximum of 3 person per room. You will also receive Casino Matchplay coupon of $5.00 (US $) and a welcome cocktail drink or coupon for a welcome cocktail.You will also have free use of tennis courts during the day and free use of chaise lounges and beach towels. Entertainment: (Tentative Schedule) Friday 11/6 - Karaoke Night, Sat. 11/7 - Curacao Buffet Night,Sun. 11/8 - Champagne Brunch with Band
and BBQ Night Piscadero Beach Grill with Steelband. Optional Breakfast Buffet: If included in hotel reservation the special price for the American breakfast buffet is $11.20 (US $).

These prices are good for either participants or spectators. Make your reservations early!

Travel Information: American Airlines if the "Official Airlines" of the 1998 Forsa Tropical International Tournament. To receive the discount on air travel call American Airlines in the U.S. 800 433-1790, Canada 800 433-7300. Other countries may receive a discount on travel from the U. S. to Curacao. Use the discount code 3208UW.

For more information call 406 245-1560 or 406 248-4508



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