Jim Adams is in the hospital
he had heart surgery and is recovering
a letter from his wife Marilyn to Bob and Bev Stearns
You can follow situation on Caringbridge.com
Amy Musher had surgery but is home now and doing fine
>>WE ARE BACK "VIRTUALLY"
We will be holding games everyday at 11:15
You can register 2 hours before game time.
On BBO go to >>Competitive Games >> ACBL Virtual Clubs
and there will a link for our game. Entry is $5 per person
18 Boards 9 rounds 2 boards a round.
Initially, we will just have 1 event(open pairs)
It will be stratified so the 0-1000 players will get some points
If you are planning to play please send me your BBO names
today so I can verify you are on the list of players who can play
I have both A and B players looking for partners
After we see what the turn out is, we will probably
have an open game and a 0-1000 game.
If you are planning to play you should familiarize yourself
with playing on BBO.
There will be no "undo's" You should set bbo so
that you confirm all of your bids and card plays
Jay Kelkar and Shuba Dey
Ed Rothenheber and Wayne McDaniel
Wes Buchanan and Patsy Brennan
all of who were 1st overall in a
Support your club tournament and won 4mp each
HERE IS A HOW TO GUIDE
TO SIGNING UP FOR BBO
List of club members with their BBO names
>>We now have games on Tuesday Morning (Beth Ami 10:30)
and Sunday (Beth Ami 1:30)
Sunday we had 11.5 tables and a "C" pair
Wendy Morrison and Charla Lerman were 1st overall and won 3.21mp
Tuesday (although we only had 1 section),
a "C" pair Leanna Gipson and Barbara Lebwohl were 1st overall winning 2.77 mp
Tuesdays and Sundays are all extra point games ($10) except for STAC'S<< Congratulations Vicki Gray and Ty Larson 75.89% game
in the 0-1000 game Friday 2/14
(ACBL only reports 75% games in open games)
We use the common game hands on
Sunday, Monday, Thursday, and Friday, and Saturday
are the afternoon hands
Tuesday and Wednesday will remain morning hands
Results can not be posted for afternoon hands until 3:45
The common game suggested we use the afternoon hands because
there are more expert commentaries
PLEASE DO NOT PARK ON ANYONE'S LAWN ON FONTAINE ST
YOU MAY GET TOWED
LETTER FROM THE CHURCH
Free Mini-lesson Saturday 12:30
If you are going to be late let me know and let your Partner know!!
Players reaching new ranks in
October and November
If you want to argue with the director please read this first
Laws of Duplicate Bridge
Here are some videos which deal with the new rules which changed in 2017 dealing among other things with Claims and revokes
directing Sunday thru Wednesday and catering all games)
Every Tuesday Night is Wine and Cheese night
ACBL Zero Tolerance
Excerpt from zero Tolerance
The following are examples of behavior that will not be tolerated:
• Badgering, rudeness, insinuations, intimidation, profanity, threats or violence.
• Negative comments concerning opponents’ or partner’s play or bidding.
->->• Constant and gratuitous lessons and analyses at the table.<-<-
• Loud and disruptive arguing with a director’s ruling.
If a player at the table behaves in an unacceptable manner,
the director should be called immediately.
All games at their normal times and locations
Sun 3/8 at Temple
Beth Ami 1:30
Tuesday night (open Stratified) 7:00PM at the
| Tuesday and Wednesday Morning(Open and Stratifed and 0-1000)
10:30 and Sunday 1:30(Open and stratified
at Temple Beth Ami 14330 Travilah Rd
Rockville , MD Map
Scheduled Venue Changes
>>>Tuesday is Wine and Cheese night<<<
and a Charity Game (Only $10)
Game will be worth probably 2mp
Avg mp holding each week is normally below 500mp
If you would like to play Tuesday evening
and need a partner please let me know
If you want to get on(or off) the mailing
list please let me know
All games(except STACS,and Sectionals, and a few special events)
will use hands from The Common Game
All results will still be displayed on this website as before.
In addition, you can go to the common game site and see a written discussion of many hands.
You may also get a text message with a link when the results are posted.
Please use email@example.com
We now have an extended recap on the results page for all games
which shows the hand records followed by all of the contracts and results for each pair.
If you need a partner or are available as a guaranteed partner
call me (301) 503 3348
Web site provided by: Mark Lavine