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News/Announcements:

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Trophy Race Update:

Here are the updated (and corrected!) standings for Unit 430 trophy races (courtesy of McBruce).

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A/X and B/C IMP Leagues: Last year was a lot of fun for everyone who took part. Don't miss out this year!

Here is information about the 2017-8 season and sign-up sheets for the A/X League (deadline is Oct. 4) and the B/C League (deadline Oct. 15).

Any questions about the 2017-8 season?

For the A/X League, contact Eda Kadar.

For the B/C League, contact Peter Morse.

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Start Times for Sectionals - Survey is now Open!: We have been alternating schedules for our Sectionals to see how earlier start times work out.

We've now set up a survey to get your advice on what you think are the best start times for our events.

If you haven't already filled out the survey, click here.

It should take less than 2 minutes to fill out and we really need your advice!

(If you have any comments or questions about the survey, please e-mail Tom.)

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Matchpointer: The Summer-Fall 2017 Matchpointer is now on-line!

(Articles, and suggestions for articles, for the next edition of the Matchpointer are very welcome!

Our Matchpointer Editor, Nick Stock would love to hear from you.)

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Event Calendars Check out the updated Event Calendars - now covering October through December. (These are either on the right of the screen, or set out below - depending on how your browser is set up!)

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Mentor-Mentee Game Oct. 21!: Registration for the MM game will be opened shortly. Check back around Sept. 22nd.

Here's the flyer.

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Future Stars Game Oct. 14-15: This is an event for non-life masters with fewer than 500 masterpoints. Come join us for a great sectional playing against your peers (and win lots of silver points!

Here is the flyer.

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Monthly Unit Game: The next MUG is Saturday, October 7th and is a team event.

Please note: the November MUG has been rescheduled to Saturday Nov. 18th, to avoid conflicts with the Whistler Regional and the Round Up Sectional).

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Historical Information: Work continues on collecting and preserving the Unit's history. You can access the links under "Trophy Races" at the top of the page, or check here for:

- past trophy winners, and

- a guide to when trophy events are played.

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Unit Board Minutes: There are gaps for past years, but Minutes for Unit Board meetings held in 2016 (and the AGM minutes) are now on-line.

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For New/Intermediate Players: The page for New and Intermediate Players has links to teachers, lessons and games suitable for newer players. Plus helpful articles!


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Tournament and Game Results:

Evergreen Sectional (Sept. 1-3): Here are the results.

August 2017 Mentor Mentee Game: Hand analysis (many thanks McBruce!) and results.

Spring Sectional May 19-22:

Check here for

- the results,

- the list of masterpoint winners,and
- the handout for Mike Wilson's presentation on Visualization.

Canadian Bridge Federation Championships 2017: Visit the CBF website for results.

Mentor Mentee Game April 29th, 2017: Here are the results and commentary.

April 1st 0-200 Sectional: Results are here.


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Zero Tolerance: The Unit 430 Board is concerned that not all players are aware of their responsibilities (both in terms of ethics in play, and also the importance of respect to partner and other players) and would like all members to read this article by Peter Morse, President of Unit 430, concerning Zero Tolerance.

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Helen Shanbrom Ace of Clubs 2017: Current standings for District 19 and for Unit 430.

Mini-McKenney 2017: Current standings for District 19 and for Unit 430.

(ACBL updates the current information on the 6th of each month -- usually later in the day.)



(Here are the final standings for the Helen Shanbrom Ace of Clubs for 2016 for District 19 and for Unit 430.

And the final standings for the Mini-McKenney for 2016 for District 19 and for Unit 430).


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Club Results:

More club results (and often hand records) can be found at "ACBL Club Game Results"



Planning your future games and tournaments? Here's a listing of events locally and regionally for September, October, November and December.

September 2017 Event Calendar

October 2017 Event Calendar

November 2017 Event Calendar
December 2017 Event Calendar