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Come and join us at the French Broad Community Center and on BBO!

Brevard Duplicate General Information

Brevard Duplicate is a small, friendly club formed in March 2015.  Our club is located in Brevard, North Carolina--home of the white squirrel. Yes, you can sometimes see white squirrels in the parking lot.  Generally we host 6 to 8 tables and 10 to 12 in the summer months.  Brevard Duplicate holds its sessions in the French Broad Community Center at 281 E. French Broad Street.  This center belongs to the City of Brevard.  Parking at the Center is limited, so come early for the best spots.  There are coffee and snacks at the games.  Although small, the club welcomes all newcomers.  

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Free Bidding Class Will Start Friday, August 20th at 9:30 AM

As a result of the large number of COVID 19 cases in Transylvania County over the last couple of weeks, the Free Bridge Bidding Class has been postponed until Friday, September 17th.  Watch this space for further infomation.


Did you feel isolated during COVID?  Do you want to make new friends?  Do you want to challenge your brain and keep it active in a fun way?  Bridge is a very social game.

Starting Friday, August 20th, at 9:30 a.m., at the French Broad Community Center, 281 E. French Broad St, Brevard, NC, the Brevard Duplicate Bridge Club will offer a Free Bridge Bidding Class.  June Patton will teach the two-hour class which lasts  for 9 weeks.  Registration is required and vaccination is required.

Who should take this class?  It is appropriate for

  • People who have never played bridge
  • People who have not played in a long time
  • People wishing to improve their game.  

Bridge has changed a lot in the last 40 years.  You will learn the newest methods of play.  You will learn Standard American Bridge.

The first class will start at the most basic level, proceed through opening bids and responses to opening bids, and will include the Stayman Convention and Jacoby Transfers.  You will learn some basic defensive techniques and some basic playing techniques.

Preregistration and vaccination are required, and you can register HERE.

We will be using the Bidding in the 21st Century textbook, which  can be purchased at Amazon or Baron Barclay.  The textbook is required.

For further information contact:

Pam at 828-966-5050 or text 803-237-3816, or email carolinaex@aol.com

June at 781-771-9975 (call or text) or email junepatton@gmail.com

Face-to-Face Bridge at the French Broad Community Center Has Been Indefinitely Suspended
Face-to-Face bridge at the French Broad Community Center has been suspended indefinitely.  We will have online games on Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday, all at 1:00 PM.  Masterpoint limits are as follows:
 
Tuesday:     Novice, on Shark Bridge
Thursday:   399 MP
Friday:        399 MP
Get Results From Our Online Games

You can see results from our online games at the link below:

Results Posted on ACBL Live - These results don't include the hand records, but do show how each board was played by every pair.  In addition, these results include the actual masterpoints awarded by the ACBL.

You can now also see your results right here on our website!  The online games are included in the competitions, so you an see how you're doing compared with your friends.

Results
PAIRS; Restricted (0 - 399)
PAIRS; Restricted (0 - 399)
PAIRS; Restricted (0 - 399)
Calendar
Tue Sep 21, 2021
PAIRS; Novice, NO MP
Shark Bridge 1:00 PM
Thu Sep 23, 2021
PAIRS; Restricted (0 - 399)
BBO 1:00 PM
Fri Sep 24, 2021
PAIRS; Restricted (0 - 399)
BBO 1:00 PM
Our Club's Board Members

Brevard Duplicate Bridge Advisory Board
Leslie Cole

Pam Harpootlian
Morris Jenkins
Joan Neeman
Andy Stratton
Barbara Tapley

Have a suggestion for our board to consider?  Please pass it along to one of these.