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New logo for Tampa Bay Amateur Jai-alai court

A new logo has been released for the upcoming Tampa Bay Amateur Jai-alai court.
There is no location or date set on the opening of the court yet.
A website home page is under development as can be viewed at
The funds for the court itself and the property for it to go on are in place, however.
We will keep you posted as further details come out.

Our Last few Performances Fri 12/20, Sat 12/21, Mon 12/23, Thu 12/26, Sat 12/28, Tue 12/31.

TOP 5 for 2013 FINAL STATS Now Posted. Next Performance TBA.

Click Here for NEW STATS PAGE

Laca selling 13 backcourt cesta’s in various conditions

Laca is putting 13 jai-alai cesta’s up for immediate sale. They are from his own personal collection and they are all in good condition, several of them recently repaired by Tampa’s Javier. No, Laca is not retiring, but going to make the switch to the fiberglass baskets that he has been using since late September. He has always maintained a large number of baskets since 1998 (since the closing of Tampa jai-alai) to last many years – just in case of a worst case scenario. Cash only. No payment terms, been stiffed on that in the past. The baskets are priced right to move. All sales are sold as it, with no returns. They are available to view at courtside Puryear park or at his office in Largo.

Basket - Description - Price
A Newly repaired basket including glove. Excellent condition. $145.
B Newly repaired basket of Chasio II. Good condition. $90.
C Slightly worn basket of Chauderon. Narrow basket. $30.
D Newly repaired basket. Very good condition. $100.
E Bad condition only in pocket area. Glove, frame OK. $25.
F Santiso basket in fair to poor condition. $35.
G Newly repaired basket in very good condition. $100.
H Oliarbide basket in excellent condition. Very wide. $145.
I Good condition basket with nice new glove. $65.
J Excellent condition basket. Nice study frame. $135
K Newly repaired basket but with cracked frame. Handyman special at $50.
L Excellent basket from Olarbide. Glove slightly worn. $140
M Excellent condition from Olarbide. Wide basket. $135

Plans in works for NEW Amateur Jaialai Court

(Details coming soon)

Halloween costume - Guess Who?

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Apple IPhone Commercial with quick shot of Laurent

Click Here for some Jaialai Action from St Thomas
Jaialai Heaven in Connecticut.

We Last Broadcasted Live 04/20
(Game 6 Pro/ExPro Singles).

Click Here for Live broadcast of National-Jai-Alai by Ustream (or previous recordings) Click to view all previous recordings on YOUTUBE

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“Laca” one of first to sponsor pro jai-alai with banner on wall.

One of Laca’s products, ScaleBlaster was featured on the actual Orlando Jai-alai court.
There was also a ˝ page ad in the program.

Another Magicmike Program
NOW AVAILABLE (Updated 02/05/12)
Also available on CNet's

Click Here to download from CNET

Web Design by: Michael "Magicmike" Berry
Owned/Operated by NJAA Co-Director Jeff "Laca" Conway

St. Pete Jai-Alai Court
Dedication a huge Success

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America’s first public jai-alai court opened in St. Petersburg April 19, 2008 with a big court dedication ceremony and a ‘Merry Festival’ like atmosphere.
Click any link below.

Story and photographs of the event
WSPF-TV broadcast of Court Dedication
FOX-13 live broadcast “Charlie’s World”
(long version)

FOX-13 live broadcast “Charlie’s World”
(short version)

CBS-10 6pm and 11pm newscast reports
St. Pete Times article (printed version)
St. Pete Times article (on-line version)
Official City of St. Pete invitation
NJAA Court Dedication Flyer
NJAA 5-page Press Release
20-page Presentation booklet
“Home video” of court dedication

Video of court ACTION!

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After years of hard work and determination, the NJAA is proud of it's first accomplishment - the City of St. Petersburg is the first municipality in the United States to build an amateur jai-alai court for public play! Plan on joining us for our "Merry Festival"

City of St. Pete City Council Meetings and Events

St. Pete City Council Meeting on
December 6th, 2007 on Jai-Alai

St. Pete Jai-alai court

Perfect game! St. Pete City Council on
December 20, 2007
approves additional jai-alai funds by 7-0 vote!

St. Pete Jai-alai court

The Innovation and Persistence Award is given to Paul Kubala of the Edgemoor Neighborhood Association and the NJAA
Innovation and Persistence Award