We have a close-knit, but highly competitive band of Scrabble enthusiasts here in New Zealand. There are upwards of a dozen tournaments held annually, ranging from six-game one-dayers to the National Masters event, where each competitor plays 23 games over a three-day period.
"New Zealand Scrabblers' Anagrams,"
Word Ways: Vol. 21
, Article 16.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.butler.edu/wordways/vol21/iss3/16