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STaC Week! 
 
STaC games (Sectional Tournaments at Clubs) are held at the BCA for all games, Monday, December 11 -Sunday, December 17. The entry fee for STaC games is $9.
 

Silver points are awarded at both the Club and District  levels.  Results from club games are sent to the District. Winners from the District level are announced within a few days. STaC game are stratified: C = NLM - 750, B = 750 - 2500, A = 2500+. Those players who win overall at the District level in all strats will be awarded additional masterpoints.

Austin December 199er Sectional results and photos--click here 

Unit 207 Lecture Series

Click here for Intermediate/Advanced lesson notes, compliments of Unit 207.

Unit 207 Lecture Series
Bridge Lessons

New Bridge classes start in January. Beginning Bridge --Thursdays, 7-9 pm. 1/11-3/8.  $140 tuition includes text.  Laura Delfeld, Instructor.  Play and Practice for Play of the Hand --Thursdays, 10-noon. 1/11-2/1.  $75 tuition includes text.  Gayle Moyers, Instructor. Play and Practice for Bidding--Saturdays, 10-noon. 1/13-1/27.  $75 tuition includes text.  Gayle Moyers, Instructor.  Play of the Hand --Saturdays, 10-noon. 2/3-4/7.  $140 tuition includes text.  Jack Lacy and Gayle Moyers, Instructors.  Defense --Thursdays, 10-noon. 2/8-4/12.  $140 tuition includes text.  Gayle Moyers, Instructor.  Bridge Basics 3: Bidding Tools --Mondays, 7-9 pm. 1/8-2/12.  $125 tuition includes text. Sally Sassen, Instructor. Bridge Basics 4: More Bidding Tools --Mondays, 7-9 pm. 2/19-4/2.  $125 tuition includes text. Sally Sassen, Instructor. 

 

Click here for more details. Register by clicking on the tab at top left of this webpage or by calling 512.300.2743.

Bridge Lessons

Austin Fall Sectional

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Click HERE to listen to a radio interview (KUTX) with Simone Scumpia and Beth Tobias talking about the game of bridge.

BCA Guides

BCA Guides welcome new players to our club, providing information about games and how to find partners. Please click here to contact a BCA Guide. 

BCA Guides
Free Meals
Free Meals

Free pre-game meal every Wednesday evening 7:00 pm and every Friday morning 11:30 am.

Weekly E-newsletter

 

The BCA has a weekly E-newsletter to inform patrons of upcoming special games and events.  To subscribe, please email Mark McAllister--markmc888@gmail.com. 

 

Score Correction Policy

The procedure is for the player to e-mail the game Director with 1) the board number, 2)  the table number, and 3) the pair numbers for both NS and EW. The email must include CC:s to the opponents, the Club Manager Mark McAllister (markmc888@gmail.com), and the BCA (bcabridge@gmail.com)

 
Welcome to the Bridge Center of Austin

Welcome to the Bridge Center of Austin where the best game in the world is alive and well. We offer a variety of friendly open, beginning/intermediate games and a full array of classes. All of our games feature pre-duplicated boards / hand records and tabletop scoring devices. Our address is 6700 Middle Fiskville Road. Zip code 78752. Please click on the information sidebars for more details or call 512.300.2743.

 

Unit 207 Holiday Party

Saturday, December 16, 10 am and 2 pm

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Spotlight on upcoming bridge classes and instructors--click here

Austin January Sectional 

Thursday, January 4 -  Sunday, January 7

Crowne Royal Hotel

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Need a Partner?

If you need a partner for a BCA club game, call Robin Tucker at 512.917.1133 or email her at austinreztx@gmail.com.  Standby partners are also available at the following games. Please note that standby players will be provided when a regular partner is away or when you cannot find a partner for a particular game. It is not intended to be a substitute for arranging partnerships on a regular basis. 

Monday Limited games (10:30 and 11:30 am)
Monday Eve Open game (7:00 pm)

Tuesday 0-350 game (10:30 am)
Wednesday Open game (11:30 am)
Wednesday 0-250 game (10:30 am)
Thursday Open game (11:30 am)
Friday Open game (11:30 am)

Saturday 0-20 game (1:00 pm)

 

The BCA is a Zero Tolerance club.  Ours is a club where everyone can fully expect to have a civil experience playing a great game.  Inappropriate behavior by any player should be brought to the attention of the director immediately for possible sanctions. Click here to see full details of the BCA's Zero Tolerance policy. 

Free Play! 
 
Bring a bridge player new to the BCA and you will both play for free! 
BCA Facebook
 
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The Common Game

Almost all pair game hands played at BCA are "Common Game" hands. Advantages are: Comparisons of results with players at many other clubs across the country, post-game analysis of many hands, "par" results specified, and personal "analytics" for individual players. Click Here to see recent BCA results.

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BCA December Calendar (Click here for a complete listng of games in December)
BCA December Calendar (Click here for a complete listng of games in December)
BCA January Calendar (Click here for a complete listng of games in January)
BCA January Calendar (Click here for a complete listng of games in January)
Calendar
Fri December 15, 2017
STaC
11:30 AM Open
Director: Jack Lacy
Sat December 16, 2017
Unit Holiday Party Morning STaC Game
10:00 AM Open & 299er
Sat December 16, 2017
Unit Holiday Party Afternoon STaC Game
2:00 PM Open & 299er
Results
December 14, 2017
STaC
December 13, 2017
STaC
December 13, 2017
STaC (corrected)
Click for the latest results
BCA December Calendar (Click here for a complete listng of games in December)
BCA December Calendar (Click here for a complete listng of games in December)
BCA January Calendar (Click here for a complete listng of games in January)
BCA January Calendar (Click here for a complete listng of games in January)
Calendar
Fri December 15, 2017
STaC
11:30 AM Open
Director: Jack Lacy
Sat December 16, 2017
Unit Holiday Party Morning STaC Game
10:00 AM Open & 299er
Sat December 16, 2017
Unit Holiday Party Afternoon STaC Game
2:00 PM Open & 299er
Results
December 14, 2017
STaC
December 13, 2017
STaC
December 13, 2017
STaC (corrected)