The cream of Australia’s RPS players imploded at the 2nd
annual 2006 ‘Australian Rock Paper Scissors Championships’ (ARPSC) National Final, Sunday 27th of August at’ Twin Towns Services Club’, Tweed Heads,NSW.
The final 16 players in the main event were made up of seven State & Territory finalists who qualified via respective competitions and nine wild cards that progressed via the National Qualifying round held on the day.
Only one player would emerge the victory from this war of attrition and inturn claim the prestigious title & take home the major prize of a trip to Canada to attend & compete in 5th annual 2006 World RPS Championships (WRPSC) in Toronto, 11th of November 2006.
This player was 2006 Northern Territory Champ Melissa Glasscock aka ‘Mel’. A health worker from Alice Springs, the 32 yoa right hander described her style as natural and played a game of courage and skill from start to finish. Confidence and steel like determinations were all part of Mel’s game plan. Mel’s win was not easy but extremely swift as she destroyed 2nd placegetter, 2006 WA State Champ Marcus ‘Marco’ Rapley, in three lightning fast games.
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