Eastern Shore Duplicate Bridge Club

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  • The current (revised) stratifications for The Eight is Enough Swiss team games is as follows: 1= 0-499mp; 2=500-1499mp; 3=1500+mp.   Next Eight is Enough game March 30. 
  • For those of you interested in who is ahead for the year in the Ace of Clubs and the Mini-Mckenney masterpoint races, the current results are posted on the website.  Click on Masterpoints, then on the race you are interested in.
  • Group mentoring session, 2nd Thursday of the month- arrival before 10:45, start promptly at 11:00 am and bring your lunch. Open mentoring game,2nd Thursday of the month, arrival before 12:15, start promptly at 12:30.

Martin Powell Lessons:  Beyond Bridge Basics 2.0 Classes

Popular instructor Martin Powell returns to the Eastern Shore Duplicate Bridge Club with a series of six bridge classes designed to hone beginning bridge skills and to introduce more advanced play and new conventions.  Classes will be held at the Nix Center in Fairhope on the 2nd and 4th Fridays of the month starting in January 2020.  Sessions will run from 10 a.m. until noon and will include a brief review, introduction of new material and approximately one hour of play that employs the lesson's topic.  There is no cost for Nix Center members (and memberships are available for only $25 per year). The preliminary course outline (which may change based upon class needs) is as follows:

Jan 10: introduce: New minor Forcing, January 24: Fourth Suit Forcing, February 14: Limit raise cue bid, support double, responsive double, February 28: reverses, March 13: Drury, March 27: Bergen raises.  The first class on January 10 will review Gerber, Blackwood, RKC1430, Quantative NT, vs RKC.  Subsequent reviews will be on the previous session's lesson.   Preregistration is not required; however, please call 251-928-2835 or sign-up at the Nix Center in advance to ensure plenty of materials are available.

Directors honored.  Mac Golson presented our current directors with pot plants on Friday, February 14.  Thanks to Janet, Pat, Lynne, and Cece for your efforts in directing the games.  Take time to thank them individually the next time you have a chance!!

Congratulations to Jenny and Mac for a 76.71% game on Wednesday, February 5th.  Way to Go!!!

Congratulations to Leslie and Gillette on their success at the tournament !!

Congratulations to Fay Felty, our newest Life master!!!

Congratulations to Paul and Bruce for a 74% game on Friday, January 10.  Way to go guys!!

                                                                                             Email:  Easternshoresdbc@gmail.com

Games Are Held in the Beautiful

James P Nix Center

1 Bayou Dr.

Fairhope, AL 36532


Game Schedule and Directors












                          ART MEYERS
                                ART MEYERS
                           LYNNE PARKER

    Officers of the Board of Directors

Bob Holman
Vice President
 Jenny Slay
 Janice Clifford
 "C" Fogarty
  Directors in Charge
   Janet Anderson
   Pat Barrow
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 Art Meyers
 CeCe Spain
 Lynne Parker

 Members At Large

 Randy Laney, Cindy Wilkinson

 Club Manager

Pat Barrow 
                                                             Assistant Club Manager
CeCe Spain