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Please Look out for and support our Virtual Club Sessions on BBO.  Dates and times can be seen in the Calendar box on the right hand side of the page

The function room in the main clubhouse is available for hire by Bridge Club members.


It can also be hired by friends of Bridge Club members, providing a member of the club is present at the event.

email:  barscrfc@gmail.com

Click here for full list of hire charges

Welcome to Sutton Coldfield Bridge Club
COVID-19 Coronavirus - F2F Club Closed until Further Notice
Wednesday Night Relaxed Improver Session

New regular Wednesday Evening 'Relaxed Improver Session' on BBO.  Playing 18 Boards.

The session will commence at the regular time of 7.10pm. The usual Table Money of 3$BBO applies.

SCBC Teams Events

We are now running one Teams Event each Month

on the

3rd Monday Evening at 7:00 pm

Please see Calendar for actual Dates

Players are invited to register as complete teams or pairs. Please email the club to register your interest to play - suttoncbc@outlook.com.

An online Zoom meeting hosted by John Collin will be held on the following Thursday morning at 10.30am to discuss and review the hands.

Online Improver Lessons for all SCBC Members

Online Lessons with John Collin and Bob Green
These are continuing every week until further notice
at 10.30am every Tuesday morning

These lessons are only available to members of Sutton Coldfield Bridge Club.

Sutton Coldfield Virtual Bridge Club

Thanks to everyone who is supporting the club Online sessions. Please be aware that a good percentage of your table money accrues to the club and so helps us and the EBU directly.

Regular sessions playing between 18 and 24 boards will be played at the following times.

Duplicate Pairs

Monday Mornings at 10.30am
Tuesday Evenings at 7.10pm
Wednesday Evening Relaxed Improver Session at 7.10pm (Playing 18 Boards Max)
Thursday Evenings at 7.10pm
Friday Afternoons at 1.45pm

Teams Events

Third Monday of the Month at 7.00pm
Teams matches are Free but pre-registration is required.  - Contact us to register your interest.

 

Please register at least 15 minutes before the Pairs sessions to help the TD's prepare the movement.

Duplicate Pairs Session Table Money is $3.00 BBO dollars (Approx £2.40).

We advise that anyone interested in playing sign up with Bridge Base Online and play in some free games to see how BBO works.  Help to do this is available here BBO Instructions.

Players registered with BBO who wish to participate in our club sessions should email the club at suttoncbc@outlook.com with your name and BBO Username/Alias.

WCBA Championship Pairs

One the consequences of Covid-19 Lockdown is that WCBA  have had to think creatively about how to hold their GREEN POINTED Championship Pairs.

It has therefore been decided to use three sessions of the County Pairs (1st Tuesdays in March / April / May) for the Championship Pairs Competition.

The same pair must play in all three sessions to qualify. The overall ranking over the three sessions will determine the GREEN POINT awards.

The top four pairs will be invited to represent the county in the EBU Corwen Trophy on 5th & 6th June which is expected to be held online.

The following link gives more information:- WCBA Championship Pairs Flyer

Spring Online Virtual Club Competitions

F2F bridge being a long way off the Committee have decided to run Spring online competitions NashO3, ClarkO3 and JoHO3 in Jan-Mar 2021.

The SwissO2 competition has been abandoned as there was a significant BBO glitch in the November session meaning that only a standard duplicate pairs session could be played.

This competition is to be replaced by the SwissO3 competition which will run from Dec 2020 to Mar 2021 with the best 3 out of 4 session results counting, with NGS ranking for prizes based on November 30th 2020 grades.

Full conditions of contest for all the Spring competitions can be found via the right hand menu.

Revised Prize Format! - Prize Money for winning in each SC Level has been increased to 9 BBO$, a prize of 6 BBO$ for second place in each SC Level has been introduced.

Online Prize Money

From 1st January 2021 the Committee have decided to cease paying single online session Prize Money but instead increase the winning prizes in the Sutton Coldfield Online Virtual Bridge Club Ongoing Competitions to 9 BBO$ and to also award a 6 BBO$ prize to second place in each of the three SC Levels.

Getting Started on Bridge Base Online

Members can register for Bridge Base Online by clicking on this link.

Bridge Club Live Platform

Our club is registered with Bridge Club Live. which charge a fee.

If you are interested in playing on this platform please register yourselves personally with Bridge Club Live by clicking this link.

Then go to the CLUBS page, under the Members -> Clubs , find Sutton Coldfield Bridge Club and add yourself to the membership.

Duplicate Bridge Sessions Monday to Friday Evenings, Friday Afternoons and Monday Morning
All Currently Cancelled
Please monitor our website for further information regarding online bridge sessions and eventual re-opening details

Our Club is located at

160 Walmley Road, Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands, B76 2QA. Click here for Map Based at: THE SUTTON COLDFIELD RUGBY CLUB.

Our Club Secretary is Annabel Anderson 0121 384 2363, you can also email suttoncbc@outlook.com  with your query or you can leave a message on our message board via the left hand menu.

The club's mobile 07749 410 362 is switched on before play starts if you want to notify late arrival.

The Clubhouse
The Clubhouse
Website Disclaimer

Website disclaimer - Links contained on this website may lead to websites not under the control of Sutton Coldfield Bridge Club (SCBC). SCBC is not responsible for the contents of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site. Links provided on this website are provided to users only as a convenience and SCBC accepts no liability in respect of the content of any such linked site, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by SCBC.  Users link to any linked sites at their own risk.

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Friday Afternoon
Thursday Night
Wednesday Relaxed Improver Session
Tuesday Night BBO
Monday Morning EBU BBO
Monday Night Swiss Pairs BBO
Friday Afternoon
Thursday Night
Wednesday Relaxed Improver Session
Tuesday Night BBO
Calendar
8th Mar 2021
Monday Morning EBU BBO
10:30 a.m.
9th Mar 2021
Tuesday Night EBU BBO
7:10 p.m.
10th Mar 2021
Wednesday Relaxed Improver Session
7:10 p m
11th Mar 2021
Thursday Night
7:10 p.m
12th Mar 2021
Friday Afternoon
1:45 p.m
15th Mar 2021
Monday Morning EBU BBO
10:30 a.m.
15th Mar 2021
Monday Night BBO Teams
7:00 p.m.
16th Mar 2021
Tuesday Night EBU BBO
7:10 p.m.
17th Mar 2021
Wednesday Relaxed Improver Session
7:10 p m
18th Mar 2021
Thursday Night
7:10 p.m