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Please note that both supervised games are CANCELLED on Monday July 1


If interested, the "old style" results for the I/N Sectional Swiss team event can be seen by clicking  here.

Another I/N Sectional is on for August 10-11 at The Bridge Connection. Mark your calendars, further details to follow shortly. Registration is open and if you would like to reserve a spot, please let us know using our contact page available here.

Last update June 9, 2019

Release 2.19m
The 2 supervised games are CANCELLED on Monday July 1 ...
 
 
  August 2019 I/N Sectional

Registration is open for this event. We had a busy weekend on June 8-9 and the attendance was superb. Thanks again to all who played. Please let us know what game(s) you wish to play using the contact page available here. Please let us know:

  • The game(s) you wish to play in
  • The names of the players
  • Whether you need a partner (fo a pair game) or more players to form a team (for the Sunday Swiss)

Remember that players cannot have more than 500 MPs to play. The tournament flyer is available here with complete details. Note the advice to register as per this note ... C&M

Last updated : 13th Jun 2019 16:00 CDT
  Feedback on I/N Sectional Swiss

It is possible that some of you found the format of the team game on Sunday June 9 made the game too long. We played 8 rounds of 6 boards each, for a total of 48 boards. Some other choices could be

  • 7 rounds of 6 boards for a total of 42 boards
  • 8 rounds of 5 boards for a total of 40 boards
  • 6 rounds of 6 boards for a total of 42 boards BUT for this to happen, we would need to play either
    • 4 rounds in the morning and 2 rounds in the afternoon
    • 2 rounds in the morning and 4 rounds in the afternoon

Your input would be appreciated and, if you liked the 8 rounds of 6 boards, please advise as well. The best way to let us know is by using the contact page located here ... C&M

Last updated : 9th Jun 2019 15:35 CDT
  Results display on our web site

Some videos on looking at the results on our website:

  1. Have a look here to see where/how one can view results for a board, similar to that which you now see on the Bridgemate after a score has been accepted by E/W. 
  2. An intro to the results engine available on the web site can be seen here.
  3. Discussion of goings-on at the table that detracts from the ability to play all the boards in the 3 hours alloted time can be seen here.

 

Last updated : 29th Jan 2019 15:33 CST
  Membership details

There are two ways we communicate with players and the Ottawa bridge community:

One list involves email to our members. To join, have a look here. The code you use is m3mb3r. There is no charge.

The second way uses a more general list and sends information out to the greaater bridge community.To join this more general list, please proceed to our contact page located here. When you send us a note from here, please indicate you would like to be added to this list.

Our suggestion is to join The Bridge Connection (no charge). If so inclined, have a look here please. The code you will need is m3mb3r. There is no charge for joinging The Bridge Connection.

Last updated : 2nd Feb 2019 10:48 CST
  Week-at-a-glance

Help plan your week using the Week-at-a-glance feature ... here.

Last updated : 26th Oct 2018 23:06 CDT
  Tips

We have put together a page of tips for using this site ... new visitors  are encouraged to check here before starting. Seasoned veterans on using this site are wise to check this same location often.

Last updated : 26th Oct 2018 23:05 CDT
  ACBL sanctioned

All games at The Bridge Connection give ACBL masterpoints. Most club games give black MPs, and STaC (Sectional Tournament aClubs) games give silver MPs. Some special games give red points. Please check in with Colin for further details on this.

The Bridge Connection follows/adheres to the ACBL Zero Tolerance Policy, details available here. We also appreciate your not wearing any scented product to the club, preserving an environment friendly to all.

Please check-in with Colin, Michael, or Directors if there is anything you would like to discuss related to the club. We also encourage suggestions from one and all with new ideas, as well as feedback on the games and more.

Deep down, we are all in it for the same reason ... the game is part of our psyche and dear to our smiley. Be it down 3 or bid 7 made 7, it's all about having fun and being pleasant to one and all at the club.

Last updated : 2nd Feb 2019 10:49 CST
  Cost for games

The Bridge Connection games (and some additional fare) costs ...

  • The standard cost is $8 per person
  • Most games with lunch cost $10 per person
  • STaC weeks have $2 upcharge for ACBL fees
  • Some special games (e.g., Charity or COPC Qualifiers) may have a $1 or $2 upcharge for extra fees paid to ACBL
Last updated : 2nd Feb 2019 10:50 CST
  Our coordinates

Players are requested to use the door on the right when facing the front of the building. They are not allowed in the kitchen and, if something is needed in there, please ask the Director. The Director will keep the water pitchers full on the table in front of the bar. We have been asked to do this by OHCC management.

We could run but we will not hidelaugh:

43 Capital Dr. (click here)
Near Slack and Merivale
613-727-4747

To email us, click here to go to the contact page ... 

Last updated : 2nd Feb 2019 10:49 CST
Calendar
Mon 17th June 2019
0-299 supervised pairs with Heidi
9am
Mon 17th June 2019
Casual supervised pairs with Heidi
9:30am
Tue 18th June 2019
0-499 supervised pairs with chalk talk
8:45am
Results
0-1000 pairs with chalk talk
0-1000 pairs with chalk talk
Stratified pairs