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Access the online Forum Magazine by clicking on the page link at the upper left of our homepage. See the latest D-22 news, Tournament information and results, Unit newsletters, helpful bridge tips and more!
Unit 533's Annual Awards Program and Unit Game takes place every April. To see photos and a list of all 2018 Winners, click on Awards and Races at the upper left of this page.
Our website has all the information you need about the duplicate bridge community in the Coachella Valley, from Palm Springs to Indio. Please use the page links on the left side of our home page to navigate the website.
Clubs in the Coachella Valley offer a wide range of games for beginning to seasoned bridge players. For a complete guide to Duplicate Bridge Games, with locations and times, please use the Game Schedule link on the far left side of this page.
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Unit 533's Annual Awards were presented on April 7th at Duncan Bridge Center.
Bob Wernick, Jim Darvey, Barbara Sue Seal, Lou Goldsmith, Pieter Bax,
Mac Becket, Jim Weeks, and Martin Blain. These eight players won both the
Helen Shanbrom Ace of Clubs Awards and the Mini-McKenney Awards in their masterpoint divisions.
The Erickson Volunteer of the Year Award was presented posthumously
to Marjean Larson by Ron and Nancy Erickson.The Award was accepted
by Marjean's daughter and son-in-law, Jana and Tom McCormick.
For a complete list of Winners and more photos, click on Awards and Races at the upper left of our homepage - see the Annual Awards, Mini-McKenney, Ace of Clubs, and 299er-Gitt pages.
Donna Darvey, winner of the Edith Hirschman
Sportsmanship Award, and PSCC Owner/Director Matt Lund
Congratulations to Our April 7th
Unit Game Winners!
1st Overall - Anne & Tom Lund, E/W
1st N/S - Marsha Kraushaar & Sherry Zehr
1st Overall - Patricia Dabbar & Marilyn Dierickx, E/W
1st N/S - Martha Jenkins & Barbara Ball
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Pacific Southwest Regional
April 15th thru 21st
Town & Country Resort and Convention Center
San Diego, California
Click here for Results
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Los Angeles Summer Regional
At the Hilton Long Beach
July 1st thru 7th
Click here for the Flyer
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N A B C
July 18th thru 28th
Las Vegas, Nevada
Click here for more!
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Labor Day Regional
at the Hilton Orange County/Costa Mesa
September 2nd thru 8th
Click here for the flyer
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In 2019, Unit 533 is sponsoring 23 Unit Games, including 17 Unit Games in Clubs, 3 Unit-Wide Games in Clubs and 3 Unit Games at the Annual Unit events. Play at your favorite club in our Unit Games in Clubs and Unit-Wide Games in Clubs throughout the year! For the
Schedule of all upcoming Unit Games, Click here.
As our wonderful winter season in the desert draws to a close and our friendly snowbirds head back to the "frigid north," please note that many clubs are making changes in their game schedules to accomodate a smaller number of players. Click here for our Game Schedule page to keep up with the latest changes.
Duncan Bridge Center in Palm Desert is presenting two Bridge Workshops with Robert Todd on April 22 & 23, from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon. Click here to reserve your spot for one or both Workshops. For further information contact Barbara Hopewell at email@example.com.
Mick Riccio's newest Beginners' Bridge class, "For People Who Want to Have Fun!" starts on Monday, May 13th, at 9:00 am at Duncan Bridge Center. The classes will be on Monday and Wednesday mornings and run through June 5th. Sponsored by the Coachella Valley Bridge Foundation and hosted by Duncan Bridge Center, the total cost is $135. Reservations are required. Contact Mick at firstname.lastname@example.org or (760) 322-0059.
Click here to read the Flyer.
Duncan Bridge Center in Palm Desert has a 0-20 game (with supervised play) on Saturday at 9:00 am, a 49er game on Thursday at 9:00 am, a 149er game on Saturday at 1:00 pm, 299er games on Tuesday through Saturday at 9:00 am, and 0-750 games on Monday through Saturday at 1:00 pm.
MHDBC at Joslyn offers 499er games on Monday and Thursday at 12:30 pm, and a 0-20 game on Friday at 12:30 pm.
All beginning and advancing players are invited to participate in these friendly games. Meet new friends and improve your bridge skills!
Bridge With The Monroes, Classes, Events: Click Here
Duncan Bridge Center, Class/Event Schedule: Click Here
Mick's DynaMick Bridge, Classes, Seminars: Click Here
MHDBC at the Joslyn Center, Classes, Events: Click Here