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All Remaining 2020 Bridge Tournaments Canceled

June 17, 2020 - Due to the ongoing risk posed by the coronavirus, the ACBL is canceling the 2020 Fall North American Bridge Championships, scheduled for November 26-December 6, 2020, in Tampa FL. 

With this same concern, ACBL will not staff any sectionals or regionals with tournament directors for the remainder of 2020. This removes any possibility for face-to-face tournaments during the balance of the year. 

It is the right thing to do. The safety of our members – the community most at risk for COVID-19 – and our employees is of paramount importance to us. At this time, we cannot ask players or staff to travel and risk exposure. 

ACBL management and the Board of Directors found this a difficult decision to make. However, the facts are clear, and we must act based on the well-being of our membership and our staff.

Joseph Jones, ACBL Executive Director


AARP Article Promoting On-Line Bridge

Mary Stratton, ACBL Director of Marketing, shares excitement that the AARP released this article promoting the ACBL and tranistion to on-line bridge.  Click this link to read.

District 10 Board Meeting Minutes

Please review the March 20, 2020 District 10 Board Meeting Minutes.  Note that minutes are not final until approved by the board at their next meeting.

Playing Bridge On-line

While your club is closed, you may be interested in playing bridge on-line either socially or in a duplicate game earning masterpoints.  Please note this March 18 message from the ACBL regarding playing duplicate bridge on-line based on a partnership between ACBL and Bridge Base Online (BBO).  The ACBL and BBO will soon support club-only events in which your club could sponsor a duplicate game.  If you are interested in playing either social or duplicate bridge on-line, please contact your club owner or manager.

Check out ACBL "Support Your Club Game" Frequently Asked Questions.

Click here for information to play on-line at BBO.

NAP & GNT Update

ACBL canceled the 2020 Spring and Summer NABCs.  Please see the NAP & GNT page for information regarding the impact of this change and on any future district plans for the 2021 contests (as those decisions are made).

Player Rank Changes + Stories

Daryl Gahm's Story

Emerald Life Master

August 2020

Athens AL

George Jeansonne's Story

Junior Master

August 2020

New Orleans LA

Jeanne Lloyd's Story

Sapphire Life Master

July 2020

Little Rock AR

Dennett Hansell's Story

Bronze Life Master

July 2020

Huntsville AL

Miki Cook's Story

Ruby Life Master

July 2020

Gadsden AL

George Rice's Story

Junior Master

July 2020

Hot Springs AR

Lola Herndon's Story

Life Master

July 2020

Shreveport LA

Christine Tatum's Story

Sectional Master

July 2020

Oxford MS


Bab Henrys Story

Life Master

June 2020

Madison MS

Vickey Metrailer's Story

Life Master

May 2020

Little Rock AR

Mary Reyner's Story

Life Master

May 2020

Mobile AL

Charlene Bullock's Story

Junior Master

May 2020

Flowood MS

Annie Bartlett's Story

Junior Master

April 2020

Madison TN

Janet Koppel's Story

Sectional Master

April 2020

Metarie LA

Marilyn Hutchinson's Story

Sectional Master

March 2020

Hot Springs AR

Janice McGuffee's Story

Club Master

January 2020

Lafayette LA

About District 10

District 10 serves 6400 members.

14 Units that fall within the District:

  • Unit 134:  Louisiana [798]
  • Unit 138   Mississippi [515]
  • Unit 144:  Tennessee [544]
  • Unit 157:  Central Alabama [872]
  • Unit 161:  Arkansas [926]
  • Unit 170:  Shreveport, LA [183]
  • Unit 179:  Nashville, TN [997]
  • Unit 180:  Mississippi Gulf Coast [193]
  • Unit 182:  Baton Rouge, LA [336]
  • Unit 211:  Northeast Louisiana [130]
  • Unit 214:  Hattiesburg/Laurel, MS [78]
  • Unit 215:  South Alabama [242]
  • Unit 221:  Southwest Louisiana [311]
  • Unit 232:  North Alabama [256]
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