Dorset Contract Bridge Association
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28th Nov 2020 18:21 GMT
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28th Nov 2020 17:44 GMT
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28th Nov 2020 17:42 GMT
Dorset Online League - Season 4

If you wish to play in the Dorset Online League on RealBridge on a Monday at 7:30pm, click on the following link.

Dorset Online League on RealBridge

Season 4 of the Online League. To view the current standings, use the links below :-

Division 1

Division 2

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If you have any comments or questions regarding the web site, please email Robin Wright.
Welcome to Dorset Contract Bridge Association

The Knight & Simeon Cups (2 session Pairs event) is being held on Sun 6th January 2021 on the RealBridge platformThis event is restricted to EBU Members whose primary affiliation is to Dorset.

The top 2 pairs qualify to represent Dorset in the Corwen trophy with the winners being awarded the Knight Cup. The Simeon Cup is awarded to the leading pair both of which NGS is < Jack. 

Click title to view the flyer.

Enter by Clicking here.

For help on how to play on RealBridge Click the Players tab.

It is essentail that you test your audio and video equipment and have a quick awareness Practice before you play in an event.

If you would like to test your equipment, Click here.

If you would like to book a Practice session, Click here to fill out a request form.

The Pre-Registration for the next Dorset Online Pairs on Sat 5th December at 2pm is open. Entry Fee 3 BB$. The Tournament is restricted to EBU members in Dorset, Hampshire and the surrounds, and their guests, so Pre-Registration is required.

You can register as a Pair or a Single. We will fix you up if you require a partner. Click on "Enter a Dorset Competition". The Tournament is stratified. Players below NGS Jack form the B category. 

IF YOU NEED A PARTNER, ARE PLAYING WITH A NEW PLAYER OR HAVE REGISTRATION ISSUES - CHAT TO vEBU_DOR TO ADVISE THE ORGANISER.

BBO Registration opens at 12 noon on Saturday.

Click for more details - 2020 DCBA Online Pairs Regs.pdf.

Click for details of Online Processes and Best Practice - 2020 DCBA Online Procedures Best Practice.pdf

Forthcoming Hampshire events

Sun 13th December - Yuletide Swiss Teams - Click for further details.

Sun 17th January - Candlestick Swiss Pairs (Blue Pointed)

RealBridge in Dorset

Sun 29th November - Dorset CBA -  Weymouth & Hardwick Cups (Blue Pointed) Multiple Teams.
Every Monday - Christchurch Bridge Club. View details on the Christchurch web site.
                       
Dorchester Bridge Club. View details on the Dorchester web site.
Every Tuesday - Sherborne Bridge Club. View details on the Sherborne web site.
Every Wednesday - Christchurch Bridge Club. View details on the Christchurch web site.
Every Thursday - Gentle Duplicate, Christchurch Bridge Club. View details on the Christchurch web site.
Every Friday - Allendale Bridge Club Pairs. View details on the Allendale web site.

For help on how to play on RealBridge Click the Players tab.

If you wish to test your audio and video equipment, use the following link

https://play.realbridge.online/camera.html

Online Bridge in Dorset

You can play Online Bridge on the following days in Dorset .....

Monday - Dorset League - BBO/RealBridge (RB)
            - St Luke's, 1:30pm - BrdigeClubLive (BCL)
            - Dorchester, 7:15pm  - RB
            - Christchurch, 7:30pm - RB

Tuesday - Gentle Bridge, Allendale, 2pm - BBO
             - Sherborne, 6:30pm - RB
             - Allendale, 7:30pm - BBO

Wednesday - Christchurch, 7:30pm - RB

Thursday - Gentle Bridge, Christchurch, 2:30pm - RB
               - St Luke's,  7pm - BCL
               - Allendale, 7:30pm - RB

Friday - St Luke's, 10am - BCL
          - Allendale, 7:30pm - RB

Saturday - Dorset Pairs, 2pm - BBO

In addition, see Dorset calendar for major county competitions which normally take place on Sundays.

Dorset County Events and AGM

All Dorset events will run online until it is safe to return to face to face Bridge.

The AGM of the county is postponed until further notice. 

Teaching in Dorset

The following Teaching initiatives are available in Dorset :-

Private lessons are available though David Berwitz. See www.bridgewebs.com/stlukes/ for details.

The County's policy on Data Protection (GDPR) can be viewed by clicking above or on the left menu.

Should any member wish to know what data we hold in respect of them or if they wish their data to be deleted they should contact the Dorset secretary.

Click above to view the latest EBU Rank promotions.

Click http://www.ebu.co.uk/masterpoints/ranks to view the Masterpoint ranks .

Feedback
FORM
Tollemache

The followinig pairs have been selected to represent Dorset at the Tollemache (inter County Teams of 8) over the weekend of 21st-22nd November :-

Bob Mott & Ann Sharples
Janet Smith & John Gardner
Mark Hooper & Mike Hornung
Miles Cowling & Dick Hyde
Phil Norman & Christine Bradley

Dorset v Devon

We played a friendly online county match agaist Devon on 17th Oct. The teams were

A - Lost by 44 imps
Mike McMorran  & Tim Dunsby
Janet Smith & John Gardner

B - Won by 58 imps
Mark Hooper & Ed Leatham
Terry & Christine Edwards

C - Lost by 11 imps
Stephen Coltman & Kate Henderson
Catherine Lynn & Chris Denton

Thank you to eveyone who took part.

Results
Dorset Online Pairs
Director: Mark Hooper
Scorer: Robin Wright
Dorset Online Pairs
Director: Jon Holland
Scorer: Robin Wright
Dorset Online Pairs
Director: Mark Hooper
Scorer: Robin Wright
Dorset Online Pairs
Director: Mark Hooper
Scorer: Robin Wright
Calendar
29th Nov 2020
Weymouth & Hardwick Cups (Blue Pointed)
5th Dec 2020
Dorset Online Pairs
2pm
12th Dec 2020
Dorset Online Pairs
2pm
13th Dec 2020
Hants - Yuletide Swiss Teams