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Bridge Base Online ACBL Tournaments to SUPPORT OUR CLUB

♠                          Attention LRDBC Members

For public health reasons, the club is currently not holding games. But all is not lost!

The ACBL is now hosting daily on-line tournaments which award black points, and our club receives the bulk of the table fee.

These 18 board tournaments begin at 9:00 a.m., 4:00 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. CDT each day.

Tournament fee is only $5.00.  $4.00 of this amount is returned to your home club.

The link below provides guidance in three areas:

 1. How to register as a BBO player (free)

 2. How to play in regular BBO games (free)

 3. How to sign up for ACBL "Support Your Club" tournaments

 Thanks for supporting LRDBC while you have fun playing bridge with your favorite partner!

                      A Guide to BBO Registration and Play

        CLICK HERE tread a short tutorial for playing on line.

        CLICK HERE for instructions on how to log in to Bridge Base

        Online and play ACBL’s Support Your Club” games.


LRDBC: COVID-19 Update Friday, April 3


Arkansas health authorities are advising a continuation of strict measures to reduce transmission of the coronavirus.

With this and advice from the ad hoc medical committee, the LRDBC Board has cancelled all functions through April 30

At that time there will be a careful reevaluation of the risk of reopening and a consideration of strategies for further risk mitigation.

Meanwhile, play some bridge online (try BBO or another online service).

The club's website (click here) has a list of members with BBO names. If you want your name added to that list, contact Cheryl Floyd (

BBO has opportunities for solitaire, pairs, and teams play. There is also a daily tournament ($5 per entry) that awards black points...and $4 of every entry is returned to your home club.

Most important thing: Stay healthy and stay safe

The common sense guidelines haven't changed: protect yourself and others stay the same.

• Washing hands frequently
• Using hand sanitizing products
• Avoiding direct contact with others
• Keeping your hands out of your face.


Hot Springs Village Spring Fling Tournament


Plan Your Year!

These Events Offer Opportunities To Earn Extra Masterpoints

The Worldwide Bridge Contest June 5-6

Stac June 8-14

ACBL-Wide Summer Instant Matchpoint Game July 13

ACBL-Wide Junior Fund Game August 24

ACBL-Wide Senior Pairs Game October 16

ACBL-Wide International Fund Game Dec 17

Eight is Enough Swiss Teams Game
1st & 3rd Sundays @ 1:30 p.m.
Teams Limited to 8 Points on This Scale:
A - 3 points (1,000+ Masterpoints)
B - 2 points (Between 300 & 1,000 Masterpoints)
C - 1 point (0 - 300 Masterpoints)
(Click above link to assist in forming teams.)
Contact Karen Proetz at 501-454-6085
if you need assistance forming your team.
The Bridge House
Check out The Bridge House web site for education offerings at
Traveling to a Tournament?

The Little Rock Duplicate Bridge Club encourages its members to attend tournaments and recognizes that travel to tournaments can present problems for some players.  With that in mind, a sign-up sheet has been posted on the bulletin board at the club where players can post their travel plans.  Players can list tournaments they plan to attend, indicating whether they can offer a shared ride with others or need to obtain a ride, or want to meet up with others at the tournament location for dinner or other social outings.