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  • Two Extra Games During Silver Linings Week

    The club will be offering two extra games during the Week of January 18th. On Thursday, January 21 we will hold our inaugural 999er game at 7:00 p.m. This is a new level of game for us and we are curious to see how much interest it will generate. There will be 18 boards. On Friday, January 22 we will hold an afternoon 99er game at 12:30 p.m. This will be running around the same time as our regular 499er game. There will be between 20 and 22 boards. Since this is Silver Linings Week, both games... read more...
    Friday, 15 January 2021 by Sandy Graham
  • Inaugural Swiss Teams Event - Sunday, January 17

    A new Swiss Team format is being introduced on BBO. We are hoping to use this new feature to offer a full Swiss Teams Tournament on Valentines Day. Prior to that we are going to run a trial Swiss Teams game to check that everything works smoothly. This is new software, so something might go wrong (that’s where the adventure comes in). In Covid lockdown our standards for adventure are very low. :-) The trial game will be on Sunday January 17th at 2PM. It will be 24 boards with 3 or 4 rounds.... read more...
    Wednesday, 13 January 2021 by Sandy Graham
  • Silver Linings Week on BBO

    The week of January 18 - 24 is another Silver Linings Week on BBO. In exchange for an extra dollar game fee ($7), our players who do well can earn double regular club masterpoints, and the points awarded will be silver instead of black. read more...
    Friday, 08 January 2021 by Sandy Graham
  • Registration is Open for Winter 2021 Workshops and Lessons

    The schedule for winter lessons is up on our website now. Click here for information about Learn Bridge in a Day and the beginner lessons. Click here for the workshops for advancing players. Players who sign up for one or more of the intermediate winter lessons will receive a free bonus - Barbara Seagram’s fantastic Zoom lesson on the two over one bidding system, along with extensive lesson notes. read more...
    Tuesday, 24 November 2020 by Sandy Graham
  • Online Cooperation with Guelph/Cambridge Virtual Club

    GRBC and Guelph / Cambridge have set up a joint committee to pursue a cooperative approach online. Guelph and Cambridge originally teamed up to operate one Virtual Club on BBO. GRBC operates our own Virtual Club. The goal of our joint committee is to improve the online experience for our members and to expand attendance at our games. You may be aware that ACBL has restrictions on the Virtual Clubs that you can play at. You need to ask permission to play at a Virtual Club if you haven’t played... read more...
    Sunday, 22 November 2020 by Sandy Graham
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