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Mike Burns runs a live partnership desk for U50/500/750 CBA games .
If you need a partner for those games contact: Mike Burns Cell / Text: (513) 926-1790
*4 is Enough
(4=E) is a limited pairs game. Pairs cannot exceed 4
points. Points are based on current
0-400 MPs - 1; 401-1500 MPs - 2;
1501+ MPs -
3. Total pair points must be 4 or less.
A 2 and a 3, or two 3's may not play together. **Swiss Teams limited to 8 points
and 4 players per team using above scale.
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Table 3 all masked up GRAND REOPENING! ANNOUNCING FACE-TO-FACE BRIDGE AT THE CBC. Bridge
is Back! Come to the Cincinnati Bridge Center! Grab your partner. Join the Fun!
Campbell brings face-to-face bridge back to the CBC! There are 2 games: Wednesday MorningOpen at 11:00 AM Friday Morning Open and NLM at 11:00 AM To protect you our members, the following policies will be in effect: ● Evidence of
vaccination is required ● The tables are spaced
at least 8 ft 6” apart ● Masks are required ●
No food served ●
players will be must sign an agreement to hold CBA and the director
harmless for Covid. Other CBA Games will start when the club owners are ready to
do so. AGREEMENT Check
out the "New" Cincinnati Bridge Center (CBC) Website! Where you will
find everything about the Clubs that play at the CBC: Calendars, game schedules,
results, and eventually partnerships and assessments of your games (for personal
use of course)! We hope this new site will serve your needs better than
today. Posting results to ACBL Live4Clubs continues. Tournaments
(Sectionals and Regionals) will be posted to ACBL LIVE. The Unit Google Calendar
will be focus on Unit and District Tournaments.The old CBA
result calendar has retired. Links to past result will remain here.
APRIL 2021 ALERT
- This issue of the ALERT will be electronic only - no print copies available.
(Large File 2.0 MB and 18 pages. Use a high speed
connection for best results). DRAFT
- NEW ACBL CONVENTION CARD - for review and comment The
Competition & Conventions Committee has proposed a new convention card that
better reflects the new ACBL Convention charts. The big changes are:
Separate areas for each of 1♣ and 1♦.
(Those who play better minor don't need to fill out the minor sections
twice, there is a check box for 'same as over 1♣)
Greatly expanded defensive carding methods section.
Limit the use of names for conventions where possible.
More room for style on preempts, and what is to be expected from a
The new alert procedures have also been incorporated with the same color
Blue=AnnounceWhat do you think? Draft
Several members of CBA have received emails supposedly from Potter Orr asking them to send money. These are all
The scammers scan websites to harvest emails of the president of the
organization and any other members. Then they send these
requests. If you look closely at the email, although the from
says Potter Orr, the from email address itself is not mine. It is something
email@example.com I have not been hacked and there is no cure, just laugh and delete. Potter
- 4/13/21 Dealing with Scam Emails (ACBL)
Posted 4 March 2021 There are 4 openings for game
directors/club owners at the Cincinnati Bridge Center. We have this space available for rent:
If you've been interested in owning or directing a game at the
Cincinnati Bridge Center, now's the time! These are all single sessions game spaces. You must be a
member in good standing to own a sanction, and a certified ACBL Club
Director to direct a club game at the CBC.
Please contact Pam Campbellcampbell.firstname.lastname@example.org
interest on or before June 30, 2020.
and not the Unit 124 Board, will decide when to reopen face-to-face
play. Conditions must meet applicable health regulations in force at the
time.ACBL UPDATES: Reopening Face to Face
Back All Our Snowbirds!! New
Silver Life Masters Betty Fulton, Debbie Wiest
New Life Master Annette Kereiakes CONGRATULATIONS!
Paul Binder, Ed Cappel, Uday Patil, James Jacobson.
Promotions updated through May 1, 2021. See Milestones - Members
on the Move.
- Here's a fun way to think about different bidding situations. Members compare
how they bid 6 hands each week. For Non-Life-Masters and
advancing players. See the Quiz Page.
Online Bridge Survey Results Here is the
report from the survey. Thanks to all who provided their
input. If you are not currently playing online and are interested in
trying for the first time, contact a virtual club game director.
to fill out your System Card - WBF.
←Here is a great
source of standard shorthand for bridge terms. These are widely used
on BBO. Check out pages 3 & 4. The rest of the document treats
expected disclosure at World Championship Tournaments.