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0-50 GAME & OPEN @ IRS

The Tuesday morning
0-50 game
will resume November 5
a
nd will be held in the new
Indian River Shores Community
Center @ 9 a.m.
An Open game will also begin
November 12, with a 12:30
starting time at IRS.



 

 

PROCEDURE FOR SCORE CORRECTIONS

PLEASE CAREFULLY CHECK ALL SCORES ENTERED 
INTO THE BRIDGEMATE SCORING DEVICES.
THIS IS EAST'S RESPONSIBILITY BUT IF YOU
LATER FIND AN INCORRECT SCORE YOU ARE TO 
CONTACT YOUR OPPONENTS AND VERIFY 
THE SCORE WITH THEM, THEN EMAIL THE
GAME DIRECTOR WITHIN 24 HOURS.

Tuesday 0-1500 PAIRS GAME is SUSPENDED

The 0-1500 PAIRS GAME 
held on Tuesday is suspended 
for the summer. Join us for the 299er
or Open game on Tuesdays.




 

0-99 GAME WILL RESUME IN THE FALL
0-99 GAME WILL RESUME IN THE FALL

The 0-99 game on 
Wednesdays will resume
this fall. 


 


 

One of the Best Florida Bridge Clubs

Located in Vero Beach Florida, the Vero Beach Bridge Center is a member-owned bridge club. We host daily bridge games, duplicate bridge tournaments, bridge classes for all levels,  celebrity speakers, and student games for new players which are all sanctioned by the American Contract Bridge League. In fact, the size of our club allows us to hold many restricted games for up and coming players, no need to swim with the sharks! 
Pre-dealt boards for pair games mean no shuffling and hand records are available after each game, whether for the daily bridge play or on-site duplicate bridge tournaments. The use of Bridgemate II allows results to be ready immediately following the game.
We have one of the best duplicate bridge clubs in Florida, if not the nation.  
We are currently ranked at #4 in North America for 2017 based on the number of tables of bridge played thus far!

Vero Beach Bridge Center
 
 
  UPCOMING NAP QUALIFYING GAMES

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 NAP QUALIFIERS, AWARDING 50% RED & BLACK POINTS, WILL BE HELD:

SATURDAY, AUGUST 24
OPEN PAIRS @ 1 p.m.

TUESDAY, AUGUST 27
OPEN & 0-499 @ 1 p.m.

FRIDAY, AUGUST 30
0 - 499 @ 9 a.m.
OPEN & 0 - 750 @ 1 p.m. 






Last updated : Aug 22, 2019 10:06 EDT
  60th Anniversary Celebration

VBBC MEMBERS

60th Anniversary Celebration
Last updated : Aug 15, 2019 11:33 EDT
  VBBC # 5 IN NORTH AMERICA IN 2018!
VBBC # 5 IN NORTH AMERICA IN 2018!

 

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Last updated : May 5, 2019 10:21 EDT
  Congratulations to VBBC members!

Congratulations to the following VBBC members who have been recognized 
  for ACBL-wide achievements in 2018:

Reanette Frobouck - # 236 in the Barry Crane Top 500
Joanne Matchette - # 490 in the Barry Crane Top 500

Ace of Clubs
Masterpoints won in club games in 2018

300—500 Masterpoint Category: #14 Steve Osiecki 152 Masterpoints
1000—1500 Masterpoint Category: #9 Boots VanNostrand 261 Masterpoints, #16 Chris Smith 234 Masterpoints
1500—2500 Masterpoint Category: #2 Joanne Matchette 341 Masterpoints
7500—10,000 Masterpoint Category: #12 Debbie Drury 321 Masterpoints


Mini-McKenney
Masterpoints won in tournaments & clubs in 2018

1000—1500 #23 Chris Smith 379 Masterpoints
1500—2500 #13 Joanne Matchette 502 Masterpoints
On-line Masterpoints won in on-line ACBL sanctioned games
#17 Myriam Milgrom 915 Masterpoints 

Also, congratulations to
Janie & Rick Jett who were the top 299ers in April
 among all players from clubs who participate in the Common Game!

WAY TO GO!

Last updated : May 28, 2019 10:22 EDT
  NEW GAME FOR 0-750 ON FRIDAY
NEW GAME FOR 0-750 ON FRIDAY

0 - 750 STRATIFIED PAIRS
NOW ON FRIDAY AFTERNOONS!

 

Last updated : Mar 15, 2019 16:46 EDT
Email: verobridgeclub@comcast.net

Phone:
(772) 562-3008
VEROBRIDGE.COM

UNIT 240
DISTRICT 9
OF THE ACBL

Game Stratification, ACBL Rank Changes, & Card Sharks

Stratification for Open Pair Games* 

 0 - 1000        = C
1000 - 2500  = B
2501+           = A

Stratification for 8-IS-ENOUGH Swiss Team Events*

0 - 750       = C
751 - 2000 = B
2001+        =  A

*Stratification adjustments may be made at game
director's discretion or in the case of special
 events/games where strats are set by ACBL.



 




JULY CARD SHARKS

0 - 5                 NANCY CARR
6 - 20               JAY STEWART

21 - 50             LORRAINE SMITH

51 - 100           GLORIA STEPHENSON

101 - 200         JOHN STEPHENSON

201 - 300         HEIDI ROONEY

301 - 400         DAN WILL

401 - 500         FLO FISHER

501 - 750         MARGARET MARY ZOLTAK

751- 1000        MIMI KLUG

1001 - 2500     BOOTS VANNOSTRAND

2501 +             DEBBIE DRURY

JULY 2019 Rank Changes
Congratulations to the following VBBC members
who have achieved a new ACBL Rank!


Junior Master  
PATTI MILLER, BILL SHUCART      

Club Master: 
     
BOB MERCER, NANCY OLIVER

Regional Master: 
CORDIA FISHER, DEBBIE
PENISTON, HOWARD
THRAILKILL
              
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Upcoming Team Games

Upcoming Team Games are highlighted below.
Full calendar on navigation bar.

Results
0-750 Stratified Pairs
Director: Martha
Stratified Open Pairs
Director: Arnie Summers
Stratified Open Pairs
Director: Arnie Summers
Stratified Open Pairs
Director: Maggie
Open Pairs
Director: Jean
299er Stratified Pairs
Director: Martha
0-20 Pairs
Director: Jamie
Stratified Open Pairs/0 - 750 Pairs
Director: Jack
Stratified Open Pairs
Director: Jack Wilson
0-750 Stratified Pairs
Director: Martha
Stratified Open Pairs
Director: Maggie
Stratified Open Pairs
Director: Jack
Stratified Open Pairs
Director: Maggie
0-750 Swiss Teams
Open Pairs
Director: Jean Kay
299er Stratified Pairs
Director: Martha Glassmeye
0-20 Pairs
Director: Jamie
Stratified Open Pairs/0 - 750 Pairs
Director: Betty Wiese
Stratified Open Pairs
Director: Jack Wilson
0-750 Stratified Pairs
Director: Martha Glassmeye
Calendar
Sat Sep 7, 2019
8-is-Enough Swiss Teams
VBBC 1 p.m.
Sat Oct 5, 2019
8-is-Enough Swiss Teams
VBBC 1 p.m.
Sat Nov 2, 2019
8-is-Enough Swiss Teams
VBBC 1 p.m.