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2013 Winners

The 45th annual stones skipping tournament has come to a close with a new batch of champions. Skip on over to the 2013 Box Scores for details.  Michael ‘Mighty’ Lenhart won the Pebbles 12 and under division with 17 while up and coming skipper Peter ‘Pete’ Gustafson took the Open Tournament title with 20. Max ‘Batman’ Steiner took the Professional division with 2 skips of 29.  According to...

45th Annual Tournament is only 3 days away.

The 45th MISS&GC annual stone skipping tournament is nearly upon us.  At least 10 Stone Skipping greats are en route for the annual tournament.  Kurt ‘Mountain Man’ Steiner is returning to challenge long time winner Russ ‘Rock Bottom’ Byars for this years title. The professional division field will be fierce this year with Hard Luck, Skippy, Mussels, Juice, Air-tight-Alibi, Batman, Chompers and...

1st Annual Lake Paran Stone Skipping Tournament

Kurt ‘Mountain Man’ Steiner wins with a 32 in the final heat, but earlier he had thrown a 34 which hit the far bank and exploded. From the words of Mountain Man this is how it went: The stone was hefty — 6… 7 ounces… maybe 8. It was oblong, a full half inch thick and very flat, top and bottom. I could have thrown it either side down. I tested the grip with my middle finger, then settled for my...

2013 Winter Rules Meeting

The annual Winter Rules Meeting is this Saturday April 6th from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm at the Grosse Point Hunt Club There will be a review of last years event and brainstorming on the upcoming 2013 Tournament. Location: 655 Cook Road, Grosse Point Woods, MI 48236

Pennsylvania Rock in River Festival 2012

Saturday, August 25th proved to be a picture-perfect day for a stone skipping event in Franklin! With temperatures in the low 80s and plenty of sunshine, several hundred folks turned out to watch what has become the nation’s premiere competitive stone skipping event, with perhaps the exception of Mackinac Island. This event continues to grow with each successive year, and this year saw participants arriving from no fewer...

44th Tournament Results

This years tournament could not have asked for better competitors or weather.  Conditions were perfect.  Skip on over to the 2012 Results pages for the break down.

44th Annual Stone Skipping Tournament around the c...

In less than the 7 days the straits of Mackinac will be filled with skipping, splashing and gerplunking stones.  The annual 4th of July tournament on Mackinac Island is sure to be another crowd pleaser. Returning pros include: Russ ‘Rock Bottom’ Byars (current Guinness world record holder) Todd ‘Mussels’ Callewaert (local favorite & 2011 defending champion) Glen ‘Hard Luck’ Loy...

44th Annual Stone Skipping will be Live on the int...

The tournament will be shown live on on the internet (technology and weather permitting) Cannot make it to the Island this year? No problem, join us live this year on July 3rd (throughout  the day) and July 4th (10am to 1PM) Watch live video from mackinacislandstoneskip on www.justin.tv

43rd Annual Stone Skipping Tournament Count Down

In less than 72 hours the Beach at Windemere Point will be filled with Stone Skippers. The forecast calls for beautiful yet chilly weather this year.  The event will be broadcast live this year on www.justin.tv so if you cannot make it out check it out online or watch it here.  The pros are scouring the hills for just the right stones and the fudge shops are brimming with young skippers. The Tournament is open to the public...

Live Broadcast of 43rd Tournament

Cannot make it to the Island this year? No problem, join us live this year on July 3rd (throughout  the day) and July 4th (10am to 1PM) Watch live video from mackinacislandstoneskip on www.justin.tv...