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Lexington Bridge Club News

March, 2011


Kudos for new Masters: Congratulations!!

Jr. Master:                    Shirley Davis, Linda Pohl & Steven Pohl

Regional Master:           Andra Gyor

NABC Master:             John Thompson

Silver Life Master:        Claudia Haller



Our experienced Directors Task Force is about 90% complete.  Our thanks go to Chair Jackie Merkel, Max Hoover, Mike McCann, and Anita Pettus for the excellent work they are doing for our club.  We look forward to the final results.

We ended 2010 with 3,603 tables, up 3% from 2009.

We are making plans for our next Member / Guest Game to be held on Tuesday, April 19th at 11:30.  Invite your party bridge friends and play with them!




March 2011 Calendar Highlights:


-          Tuesday March 15th at 7:00 PM:  ACBL – Wide CHARITY GAME  with analyses, $1 more

-          Friday March 25th:  Stratified SWISS Charity Game, $1 more

-          Monday Evening March 28th:  999’er Stratified SWISS Teams (average masterpoints of pair not to exceed 999)

-          Numerous Club Championship Games


 NATIONAL TOURNAMENT IN LOUISVILLE MARCH 10 THRU MARCH 20TH.   Kentucky has not had a NABC since 1966!   This is a wonderful opportunity for bridge players to experience all the fun and festivities that National Tournaments provide.   Make your room reservations through Mega Housing.


Flyers are available for the joint Louisville / Lexington Regional November 7-13, 2011 at Horseshoe Casino.  Make your reservations by calling 1-866-766-2671 for the Horseshoe Hotel and ask for Group Code S11LLRB or call 1-812-945-2771 for the Holiday Inn Express.   The 2011 schedule features four days of Gold Rush Pairs and several added SWISS Team Games.