It's not just a game for the old folks anymore.在东海岸的年轻人都很喜欢玩滑板，从佛罗里达到纽约。
在圣Petersburg/Clearwater面积，players typically in their 20s and 30s spend their Friday nights at the圣Pete Shuffleboard Club,often drawing a hipster crowd.参与者听现场DJ，drink beer,wield sticks and push biscuits (the official name of the ceramic shuffleboard disks) across the court.
It's fast become one of the最佳夜生活该地区的场馆！
The Friday Night Shuffle runs from 7 p.m.to 11 p.m.一年一度的圣。Petersburg Shuffleboard Club —Photo courtesy of Visit St.Pete Clearwater
这叫星期五晚上洗牌。And it's not uncommon to find a crowd of hundreds at the courts.In fact,圣Pete club is the world's oldest and largest of its kind,有100个球场。
And although it was once a favorite pastime for retirees,shuffleboard is now for the young and hip.纽约人乔纳森·施纳普和阿什利·阿尔伯特在参观了圣路易斯之后在布鲁克林开了一家时髦的10号球场洗牌俱乐部。Pete Shuffleboard Club.
他们甚至以Floridian shuffleboard的标志命名了特色鸡尾酒，比如兔子胡佛麦泰，The Jim Allen,克里斯汀·佩奇先生和。洗牌的橙色马车鞭子。
While the The Royal Palms in Brooklyn has only been open a short time,圣Pete club has been open since 1924 – spanning more than 90 years.The club started with only two courts in 1948,but quickly expanded once the sport caught on.
In its prime,俱乐部有8000多名会员和看台供球迷观看所有的比赛。
Here's how it works: Two teams of two people stand on either side of a 39-foot-long concrete court.Then each team takes turns sliding four biscuits.我们的目标是建立一个三角形区域来获得积分。第一支得分的球队获胜。
游戏本身的历史可以追溯到15世纪的英国游戏“铲子板”；据说这是亨利八世最喜欢的活动。The American version started around the 20th century.
The Friday Night Shuffle runs from 7 p.m.to 11 p.m.一年一度的圣。Pete Shuffleboard Club,located at 559 Mirror Lake Drive.Participants can play for free.欲了解更多信息，拨打727-822-2083。
圣Petersburg Shuffleboard Club hosted a 1940s-themed throwback night to celebrate the city's heritage —Photo courtesy of Visit St.Pete Clearwater