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Unit Game Winners

 

2020 Souper-Bowl Charity Game, February 2

Winners (Open): Valerie Barber & David Kresge (N/S), and Marie Bond & Freda Witmer (E/W)

Winners (0-500): Michael Adellizi & MaryAnn Sharpless (N/S), and Craig Bailey & Beth Dimler (E/W)

2020 Junior Fund Charity Game, January 10 

Winners (Open): Valerie Barber & Mike Kohler (N/S), and Patricia Clarke & Peter Stoyanov (E/W)

Winners (0-300): Dianne McGilloway & Sandra Sorensen (N/S), and  E Krall & Silas Maynard (E/W)

Unit Game Winners from previous Years can be found here (click link)

 

 

Welcome to LVBA Bridge (Unit 133)
Upcoming Unit Games / Current Notices


 Welcome Back to In Person Lehigh Valley Bridge CLUB Games 

CLICK on CALENDAR or CALENDAR MONTH IN DROP DOWN MENU ON THE LEFT SIDE TO FIND UPCOMING GAMES

UPCOMING SPECIAL ONLINE GAMES:

Saturday, June 19 at 11:15 AM: 750 and OPEN Swiss Team games (Longest Day – to benefit Alzheimer’s Association)

Sunday, June 20 at 12:30 PM: 750 and OPEN Pairs games (Longest Day – to benefit Alzheimer’s Association)

Special Note ..  Lehigh Valley Active Life is offering the June 28th, July 1st and 2nd Games for FREE

JUNE/JULY In Person at Clubs SCHEDULE

 June 9th Lehigh Country Club 10am Open/Inv - 2nd and 4th Wed - Game and Lunch - $22

 June 10th Saucon Valley Country Club 10am Open/Inv - 2nd and 4th Thurs - Game and Lunch - $22

 June 15th Brookside Country Club 10am Open/Inv - 1st, 3rd and 5th Tues - Game and Lunch - $22

 June 16th Brookside Country Club 10am 0-99'er - Every Wednesday - Game and Lunch - $22

 June 28th Lehigh Valley Active Life 1pm 0-100/0-750 - Every Monday, 18 boards - $7 

 July 1st Lehigh Valley Active Life 1pm 0-750 - 1st, 3rd, 5th Thur, 18 boards - $7

 July 2nd Lehigh Valley Active Life 1pm 0-500/Open - Every Friday, 18 boards - $7

 July 7th Bethlehem Bridge Club 10am Open - every Wednesday, - $7

 July 12th Bethlehem Bridge Club 10am Open - every Monday - $7 

JUNE Online SCHEDULE

 Tuesday 6/22,29 3:15PM  0-300

Wednesday 6/16 12:30PM Flighted NAP Qualifier then 6/30 3:15PM 0-750  

Thursday 6/17 7:15PM 0-100 and Open games

Friday 6/18 12:30PM 0-500 and Flighted NAP Qualifier (18 boards) 

Check back periodically for dates and times of future games

ALL ONLINE PROCEEDS AFTER EXPENSES, ARE BEING DONATED EQUALLY TO LVAL and SECOND HARVEST

If you are new to the Unit or BBO, contact Betsy Cutler (610-737-2545), at least 24 hours before you wish to play to add your name to the valid players list or with any questions

Log on to BBO up to 2 hours in advance and be ready to play  

You can register with your partner, each person will be charged 5BB$ from their BBO account with prepurchased BB$

or if you don't have a partner, enter your screenname under the Partnership Tab. 

Your Convention Card will default to Standard American Yellow Card (Not 2/1) unless you and partner create and use your own CC

Click on the Link Below for a BBO Guide for New Players 

https://blog.bridgebase.com/2020/03/09/new-to-bridge-base-online/?fbclid=IwAR0-k70ocdmMCL979HbKnGbX6z_UTcYkrzbCj96BhP2Fkg1znrxazfS6izg 

In order to play in these games, you will need to sign on to BBO (www.bridgebase.com) and register with a Username and select a password and enter your ACBL number (registration is FREE). 

The Next Unit 133 Board of Directors Meeting will be on ZOOM, Saturday, June 19, 2021, at 9:30AM

Find the Current Board Members listed on this website Under the Information and then Committee Tabs to the Left

 

Last updated : Jun 14, 2021 13:35 EDT
Lehigh & Northampton Counties, PA

The Lehigh Valley is located in eastern Pennsylvania; We are approximately 60 miles north of Philadelphia, and 80 miles west of New York City.

Our older webpage (for results going back to 2010) is at https://sites.google.com/site/lvbaunit133bridge/

Mike Kohler is the Unit 133 President for 2019--2021

 

Last updated : Nov 14, 2019 12:02 EST
Useful Links & Member Achievements
  • Betty, LM, 4/18
  • Gary, Gold LM, 6/18
  • Gwen, Silver LM, 6/18
  • Kay, LM, 6/18
  • Judy & Kay
  • Judy, LM, 9/18
  • Runners Up, National 0-10000 Swiss, Tom Kriz, Miriam Harris-Botzum, John Botzum, & Deepak Khanna
  • Betsy, LM 11/18
  • Bill Forrester, Silver LM, 11/18
  • 2nd Place, 10K Swiss, NABC, Honolulu, 11/18
  • Freda, LM 1/19
  • Dot Forrester: Silver LM, 6/18
  • LM, 6/19
  • Julie & Ken
  • Sara, LM, 1/20

 

ACBL Rank Achievements 2021

Betsy Cutler: Silver Life Master

Kate Shumaker: Ruby Life Master

 

ACBL Rank Achievements 2020

Lois Fuini, Sara Gainey: Life Master         Betsy Cutler, Irish Murphy, Mike Kohler: Bronze Life Master   

              Sylvia Hand, Jim Kenny, Barbara Laudone, Bagisa Mukherjee: Silver Life Master    

Florence Futcher, Frank Morgan: Ruby Life Master            David Wachsman: Emerald Life Master

 

Unit 133 Event Photos Tab (Top-left) OR Click Here for Pictures from Unit 133 Events

Useful Links on the left offers options to keep you connected to the world of bridge, help you improve your game, and generally learn about your peers in the world of bridge.

Links to the District 4 Website, ACBL, Karen Walker's Website, Richard Pavlicek's Website, Steve Robinson's articles on bridge, & BBO are included.

Last updated : Apr 11, 2021 12:01 EDT
President's Corner

After 15 long months clubs are finally able to reopen for some old fashioned bridge with real cards. Change into some nice clothes, hop in your car and join us at the tables.

Results
#59587 Pairs LVBA 12:30 Open NAP
Unit 133, Flighted NAP Qualifier Game
7:15 pm to 8:55 pm
Lehigh Country Club, Invitational/Open (April to November)
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Unit 133 0-2000 Game
12:30 pm to 2:30 pm
#90578 10:30 LVBA 0-750 Game
Calendar
Mon Jun 14, 2021
Unit 133, Flighted NAP Qualifier
12:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Tue Jun 15, 2021
Bridge at Brookside Country Club, Invitational/Open Game
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Wed Jun 16, 2021
Bridge at Brookside Country Club, Novice/Newcomer 0-100 MPs
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Wed Jun 16, 2021
Unit 133, Flighted NAP Qualifier
12:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Thu Jun 17, 2021
Unit 133, 0-750 Game
10:30 am to 12:30 pm