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Joanie Colbert

(352-430-3503)

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BJ Chiota

(352-751-4095)

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Mike Mocella

(484-354-0152)

Welcome to The Villages Duplicate Bridge Club
Welcome
Welcome

Welcome to The Villages Duplicate Bridge Club.  Our club is located in The Villages (Florida's Friendliest Hometown) which is in central Florida.  Our ACBL sanction number is #217489.  We are in District 9, Unit 128.

This is an invitational club so guest passes must be obtained for a guest to play.  All regular game fees are $3 per person for a resident and $5 per person for a guest.   We are a non-smoking club and adhere to the ACBL Zero Tolerance Policy.

Last updated : May 27, 2017 12:07 EDT
New Educational Class Opportunities

To view the Class Schedule of up-coming classes for this year, click here.  To review general class information including a detailed description of each class, click on the Education menu link and then the General Class Info +  Class Description sub link.

For general information regarding educational classes, please email Bob Matthews at bobmatthewsusa@gmail.com or Susan Fraser at ronsusanf@yahoo.com.        

Last updated : Jul 19, 2018 08:23 EDT
Temporary Venue/Game Changes

Our club has announced the following temporary venue or game changes:

  • Sat Aug 4, 11, 18, 25 - The Colony 1:00 <750 MP game at Colony will be moved to Eisenhower every Sat in August because of renovation.
  • Sun Aug 5 - 8 is Enought Swiss Game Cancelled.
  • Sun Aug 12 - IMP Pairs Game Cancelled.
  • Sun Aug 26 - 8 is Enough Swiss Game Cancelled.
  • Nov 16-18 - 499NLM Sectional - game changes to be announced
Last updated : Jul 14, 2018 20:47 EDT

We are trialing a Reservation Program at three games for  May and June and July

In order to conduct a proper trial PLEASE make a reservation if you are playing in one of the games below.  IF, you can't or don't want to, then please contact the director and they will happily do this on your behalf.  Thank you for your cooperation. 

To make a reservation for the Open game at Miona on Saturday at 1pm - please click on  Open Reservation

To make a reservation for the Limited game at Laurel on Monday at 1pm - please click on Limited Reservations

To make a reservation for the Open game at Miona on Tuesday at 12:45 - please click on  Open Reservation

If you have made a reservation, you do not need to be at game until 15 minutes prior to game time.

If you cannot attend PLEASE cancel by 08:00 am on the morning of the game.

Last updated : Jul 11, 2018 10:19 EDT
Regular Game Schedule for week Starting Monday, July 15th
Day Time Location Type Director Note  
Monday 1:00 PM Laurel Manor <299 MP's Davies  **  
Monday 1:00 PM Seabreeze Open Pairs Gauthier    
Monday 5:30 PM Seabreeze < 50 MP's Pairs Matheson **  
Monday 6:15 PM Laurel Manor Open Pairs Magnuson    
Tuesday 12:45 PM Lake Miona Open Pairs Williams    
Tuesday 1:00 PM Eisenhower < 750 MPS Pairs Davies    
Wednesday 8:30 AM Eisenhower < 20 MPS Pairs Schmidt    
Wednesday 1:00 PM Lake Miona < 399 NLM Pairs Quinn    
Wednesday 1:00 PM Mulberry Open Pairs Thiher    
Wednesday 6:15 PM Seabreeze Open Pairs Magnuson    
Thursday 9:00 AM Rohan Open Pairs Magnuson    
Thursday 1:00 PM Mullberry Open Pairs Thiher    
Thursday 4:30 PM Rohan <149 MP's Pairs Holmes ***  
Friday 9:00 AM Sea Breeze Open/399NLM Pairs Matthews    
Friday 1:00PM Eisenhower Open Pairs Bosch    
Friday 6:15PM Laurel Manor <100/Open Pairs Kuyper    
Saturday 09:00AM Miona <199 MP's Pairs Holmes    
Saturday 1:00PM Miona Open Pairs GAUTHIER    
Saturday 1:00PM Colony <750 MP's Pairs Kuyper    
Sunday, Jul 1st 1:00PM Sea Breeze 8 is Enough Swiss Holmes    
Sunday, Jul 8th 1:00PM Sea Breeze IMP Pairs Gauthier    
Sunday, Jul 15th 1:00PM Sea Breeze Mentor Novice Magnuson    
Sunday, Jul 22nd 1:00PM Sea Breeze 8 is Enough Swiss Williams    
Last updated : Jul 15, 2018 08:57 EDT
Temporary Venue Changes are in RED.
Temporary Director Changes are in BLUE
**  Brief lesson before game
***  Question & Answer after game
 
If you need to contact a Director, click on the 
Staff > Director menu button to obtain contact information.
Last updated : Mar 25, 2018 08:38 EDT
Alert Message

The Education article to the left has been completely redone.  You can now view the class schedule for the entire year, plus you can get more detailed information on each course.  Check it out.

Last updated : Jul 17, 2018 20:31 EDT
Top Clubs in ACBL

In 2017 we had grown to become the 2nd largest ACBL club in North America.  Click on the History - A Growth Story  menu button for the history of our club.

Last updated : Feb 20, 2018 11:19 EST
Results
Thursday Morning Pairs
Director: Bev Magnuson
1 PM Mulberry NAOP Qual
Director: Bruce Thiher
Thursday P.M. Pairs
Director: Pat Holmes
Wednesday Morning Pairs
Director: Marilyn Schmidt
1 PM Mulberry NAOP Q
Director: Bruce Thiher
Lake Miona 399er NAP
Director: John Quinn
6:15 PM Sea Breeze Open
Director: Bev Magnuson
1 PM Miona Open NAPQ
Director: Jon Williams
1 PM Eisenhower 750
Director: Caroline Davies