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Roy Wilson -- Contact:            
       unit559webmaster@gmail.com
626 340-9575

Club Managers and Directors Support
(Or are you a player with a question?)
Do you need help with a ruling, scoring or an administrative question?
The ACBL has a toll-free number available from 8:00 AM until midnight.
855 275-7629      Need help with the Common Game?   941 404-6600



Click the club link below if you are looking for game results.
(The Arcadia Bridge Center will not provide on-line results.)









Montreal Relay

Friendship Chairman:   
Linda Stuart
909-592-6800
909 641-3790 - Cell
Unit Game Director:   
Marie Nimmrich
626 448-3304
626 552-2344 - Cell
Unit President:   
Mary Falvey
626 359-0271
626 484-7169 - Cell
San Marino Bridge Club:  
Marie Nimmrich
626 448-3304
626 552-2344 - Cell
Arcadia Bridge Center:
Art and Diane Gulbrandsen
626 445-3797
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Unit 559 Webmaster:
Roy Wilson
626 340-9575
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B U L L E T I N   B O A R D

Information for Unit 559 Clubs
             

Palm Desert Sectional
There's a sectional out in Palm Desert the weekend of the 25th... Its' a two-hour drive, but hey, it's silver points!   More details below.


Ventura Regional
Need gold points?  The Ventura regional will be held for a week starting on Monday, October 28



Your Bid
Your partner opens 1NT and you have this hand...
I know four different ways to bid a hand that has 5-5 in the majors, but not all of them are equally good.  If you want to see the various ways, open the Discussion link.





Pasadena-San Gabriel Unit 559
Our unit is one of nine in District 23 and we are sanctioned by the American Contract Bridge League.   We have an elected board of 12 members that meets monthly and is responsible for unit games and the annual John Waken sectional.  There are two clubs in our unit - The San Marino Bridge Club and the Arcadia Bridge Center.


Unit Game
Our next Unit game is on Sunday, November 03.
We have a unit game generally on the first Sunday of each month.  The card fees are $10.00 and students may play free.  The fee for seniors over the age of 90 is $5.00.  Gametime is 12:30 and lunch is available at 12:00.
    The location is the San Marino Bridge Club
    1800 Huntington Drive
    San Marino
There is a map link below.

If you want to request a N/S or you need a partner, call Miriam Harrington:     626 232-0558

Our Director is Marie Nimmrich.  626 448-3304     mareeelizabeth@aol.com




   

Sorry, but the Arcadia Bridge Center will not post game results on-line.

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Unit 559 Membership Report
Ranks are updated quarterly after the 7th of the month
Other information is updated monthly
The link on the left will take you
to the ACBL website where you
will find the official requirements
for each rank.
Unit 559 Active Members
Click the rank below for a list
Master Points     Number 
0-5
No color points needed
 49
5-20
No color points needed
 60
20-50
No color points needed
 91
50+
5+ silver points
 58
100+
15+ silver points and 5+ gold points
 27
200+
25+ silver and 20+ red/gold/platinum
(5 must be gold or platinum)
 20
300+
50+ silver and 50+ red/gold/platinum
(25 must be gold or platinum)
  5
500+
75+ silver and 100+ red/gold/platinum
(50 must be gold or platinum)
 19
750+
Life Master with at least 750 points
 33
1000+
Life Master with at least 1000 points
(200+ must be silver/red/gold/platinum)
 20
1500+
Life Master with at least 1500 points
(300+ must be silver/red/gold/platinum)
 23
2500+
Life Master with at least 2500 points
(500+ must be silver/red/gold/platinum)
 16
3500+
Life Master with at least 3500 points
700+ silver/red/gold/platinum
(350+ must be gold or platinum)
 10
5000+
Life Master with at least 5000 points
1000+ silver/red/gold/platinum
(500+ must be gold or platinum)
  10
7500+
Life Master with at least 7500 points
1500+ silver/red/gold/platinum
(750+ must be gold or platinum)
  1
10,000+
Life Master with at least 10,000 points
2000+ silver/red/gold/platinum
(1000+ must be gold or platinum)
  2
10,000+
Life Master with at least 10,000 points
2000+ silver/red/gold/platinum
(1000+ must be gold or platinum)
Must have a victory in an eligble event
  1
New Members
Patsy Grant Pasadena
Deceased
James Christiansen
Advanced in Rank - 7 New Rank   
Janelle Morton Junior Master
Yeu Jen K Hsiao Club Master
Nancy Hulick Sectional Master
Pamela Risenger Sectional Master
Glenn Drogan Regional Master
Jacob Frenkel Gold Life Master
Jerry Murbach Sapphire Life Master
October Total Membership  445

Local Tournament Schedule
 Oct 25 - 26 
 Oct 28 - Nov 3 
 Nov 8 - 9 
 Nov - 10 
 Nov 12 
 Nov 22 - 24 
 Nov 23 - 24 
 Nov 28 - Dec 8 
 Dec 8 - 15 
 Jan 6 - 12 















































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