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Embarrassment of riches

Welcome to October!

This month, you have the opportunity to participate in not only one, but two D19 Regionals.

The Tri-Cities Regional runs from October 21 to 27. It’s being held in  Pasco, Wa,  some 200 miles SE of Seattle. Follow this link for complete information on the tournament.

A week later, October 28 to November 3,  it’s time for the Whistler Regional, in BC, about 1.5 hours driving distance northward from Vancouver, BC. Go to our D19 Tournaments page for the flyer. More details will become available as the tournament draws near.

2019 NAP National Finals

The Flight C pairs highlighted D19’s representation at the North American Pairs (NAP) National Finals played at NABC Memphis on March 30 and 31.

Of the 88 Flight C pairs who entered the two-day event from across the ACBL, all four D19 pairs qualified on Saturday for the two-session final on Sunday.

Three of the four D19 pairs finished in the top 16 overall in the event, an amazing show of strength of Flight C pairs in D19.

Finishing 16th overall in the NAP Flight C National Finals — and becoming Life Masters in the process —Mark McWiggins and Craig Von Land, from Issaquah and Seattle, WA respectively

 

Finishing 12th overall in the NAP Flight C National Finals, Morris Chen and Qiang Hua, both of Surrey, BC

 

Finishing 13th overall in the NAP Flight C National Finals, the Souza brothers Felipe and Guilherme, both of Bellevue, WA

Whistler Regional starting soon!

 

Enjoying the views from Whistler Peak

The Whistler Regional Tournament is starting on Monday October 30.

Find complete information on our Whistler Tournament page.

If you are driving to Whistler, please note that winter tires are mandatory on Hwy 99 (Sea-to-Sky) between October 1 and March 31. The official definition of winter tires in BC includes those with a M+S designation (check for imprint on sidewall). Full information is available in this BC government document.

For current road conditions go to drivebc.ca

Victoria Regional starts April 17

The 2017 Victoria Regional will be held from April 17 to 23 at the downtown Conference Centre, adjoining the Empress Hotel.

Starting April 17, this website will feature a Victoria Tournament Page with access to scores, daily bulletins and photos.

In the meantime, the Tournament Flyer can be accessed here: Flyer

The Tournament will also feature a comprehensive educational program, with an emphasis on enriching the tournament experience for bridge players who are “New to Duplicate”. hoping these players will find that tournaments are an exciting educational opportunity as well as a competitive adventure.

The educational program flyer can be found here: Educational Program

Whistler Regional starting soon!

 

Enjoying the views from Whistler Peak

The Whistler Regional Tournament is starting on Monday November 7.

Find complete information on our Whistler Tournament page.

If you are driving to Whistler, please note that winter tires are mandatory on Hwy 99 (Sea-to-Sky) between October 1 and March 31. The official definition of winter tires in BC includes those with a M+S designation (check for imprint on sidewall). Full information is available in this BC government document.

For current road conditions go to drivebc.ca