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Welcome to ACBL District 23
District-wide BBO Events

District-wide BBO Events

BBO now has better Howell Movements. No more 'revenge' rounds.

 

Sunday Now every Sunday 3:15pm 499er
Wednesday To be announced 6:45pm 749er
Thursday To Be Announced 6:45pm 299er

 
 
 
 
 
 
One player in each partnership must be a member of District 23.
ACBL Basic+ Conventions Only. 
Pre-verification required before your first participation in any of these games.
    At least 24 hours before gametime by sending name, ACBL#, & BBO ID to
     whitetrash50@verizon.net (click to open email client)
Hand analysis available on The Common Game.
Having a problem finding a D23 Club game, or your favorite game from an other for that matter.
 
 
Virtual Club for units 551, 559, and 564

New Virtual Club on BBO

Pasadena Pomona Downey VBC

A virtual bridge club for players in three Los Angeles Units. Proceeds from games on BridgeBase.com (BBO) will help support the operators of closed bridge clubs in the three affected units.
 
To be eligible to play, one member of the partnership must be either be a member of one of the three ACBL Units, or have won masterpoints in the past year at one of the clubs in these units.
The units are:
  • Unit 559 - Pasadena / San Gabriel
  • Unit 551 - Pomona / Covina
  • Unit 564 - Downey / South Gate

Get on the list!

For more information check out the website: https://bridgemojo.com/ppdvbc

 
 
A Message from District Director Kevin Lane

Welcome to District 23 of the American Contract Bridge League.  District 23 is one of 25 Districts of the ACBL.  District 23 includes all of Los Angeles County.  The District is divided into nine geographical areas.  They are:  Pomona-Covina; Glendale-Verdugo; Santa Clarita-Antelope Valley, Long Beach; Pasadena-San Gabriel Valley; San Fernando Valley, West Los Angeles, Downey-Whittier, and Torrance-South Bay.  The District is governed by the Association of Los Angeles County Bridge Units (ALACBU).  ALACBU meets three times a year at our local regional tournaments.

Using the features of this site, a person can find out about anything happening with bridge in Los Angeles and throughout the ACBL.  You can find Regional and Sectional tournaments, local bridge clubs, bridge instruction, special events like the Grand National Teams, North American Pairs and Sectional Tournaments at Clubs.  Our award-winning bridge newspaper, The Southern California Bridge News, can also be accessed from this site.

For an update on topics Kevin addressd during his 2017 campaign: CLICK HERE.

Calendar
July 3, 2020
Unit 556+ Open Pairs
BBO 12:15pm
July 5, 2020
District 23 499er Pairs
BBO 3:15pm

CC: Unit Presidents, District Presidents, ACBL Board of Directors
Dear Club Manager,
Please see this page on ACBL’s site for the organization’s considerations and recommendations regarding the return of face-to-face play at clubs. 
Thank you,
Greg Coles
Director of Bridge Services
June 5, 2020