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News/Announcements:

Mentor Mentee Game: Hand analysis is here (many thanks McBruce!). And here are the results.

Thanks to everyone who took part today!

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Evergreen Sectional is Sept. 1-3: Here is the flyer.

The Premier Trophy Event is the Jean Turnbull Mixed Pairs which takes place Friday evening, September 1st, so start planning to take part now!

And the Partnership Desk is now open.

(Click here for tips on how to use the Partnership Desk.)

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Event Calendars Check out the updated Event Calendars (either on the right of the screen, or set out below - depending on how your browser is set up!)

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Monthly Unit Game: The next MUG is Saturday evening, September 9th, at VBC (Pairs).

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Matchpointer: Articles for the next edition of the Matchpointer are very welcome!

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

(Here is the on-line version of the Spring 2017 Matchpointer).

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Phil Wood Trophy:

The Phil Wood Trophy is awarded to the player who wins the most masterpoints in Unit 430 sectionals held in the year.

Here are the updated standings after our second tournament.

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B/C IMP League: It was a lot of fun for everyone who took part. Start planning on taking part next year!

Any questions about next year? Contact Peter Morse.

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A/X IMP League: For current results for the A/X IMP League, click the IMP League Menu at the top of this page.

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Start Times for Sectionals: Please let us know (by e-mail) if the earlier start times for for the games on Saturday at the Trophy Sectional work for you or cause any problems.

Comments won't be published with names, but we would appreciate no anonymous comments, so we can get a better idea of how start times are affecting members.

(Many thanks to those who have already written us with your thoughts and advice about start times for previous sectionals!)

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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.

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:

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 August and September.

August 2017 Event Calendar
September 2017 Event Calendar