Equipment Manger Needed
Are you interested in a title of royalty? You could become The King or Queen of Equipment for the Dallas Bridge Association.
After about 8 years, David and Sue Greims, equipment managers, have decided to retire from doing the job of setting up the equipment for Dallas area tournaments. The DBA is now searching for a dependable person/pair to replace them.
Must have a truck equipped with a receiver hitch and a “7 pin” trailer connector for towing equipment trailer. (receiver insert and ball will be provided)
Must be able bodied. (work load is handled best with a friend/partner)
Must be dependable, punctual , conscientious, organized and efficient.
Set-up and tear-down of between 50 & 200 tables along with bidding boxes and stanchions at the tournament site.
Deliver coffee pots, water coolers, ice chests etc. to the Tournament Chair for their use.
Assure that all equipment is handled with care.
Report any major damage so that equipment may be repaired or replaced.
You will receive payment for your services.
If interested, please contact David Greims at firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.
Unit Board Election Coming Up!
The following candidates are running for the Board of Unit 176: Jim Harp, Ray Olds, Eileen Smith, Catherine Tucker and Ed Yetter. Vote for 3 of the 5 candidates at the January Election Sectional in Richardson, January 9-12, 2014. Photos and bios are here. Absentee ballots will be available in all the Unit clubs until December 31.
Teacher of the Year Nominations
Calling all bridge students! Is your bridge teacher the best? Do you wish you could thank them in some way? How about an award? Those are always nice!
Go to the American Bridge Teachers' Association website for more information about the ABTA Teacher of the Year award, which is sponsored by Master Point Press, the Bridge Publisher.
This award is given to teachers who make a difference in their bridge community and in the lives of their students. Make sure that your teacher is eligible and show them how much you appreciate the work they put in to teaching you!
All teachers up for the award are nominated by students just like you.
The deadline to nominate is set in early 2014 and the ceremony to present the award will be at the ABTA's annual convention, held in Las Vegas this year.
‘Like’ the ABTA Teacher of the Year on Facebook and check the ABTAhome website to keep up to date on the latest in bridge teacher news.
Lone Star Regional Classes
Both Director's and TAP classes will be offered Saturday thorugh Monday prior to next year's Lone Star Regional.
For a printable flyer with all the details click here.
Nov. 11 -Unit Game Results:
Band-Open: 1st Preston Morrow-Carolyn Motes
2nd Gail Wells-Jack Smith
Band-1500: 1st John Pelletti-Sudir Shah; 2nd Delilah Perkinson - Penny Hawkins
Band-299: 1st Denys Slater Jr - Jon Bauman
2nd Craig Briney-Mary Ann Briney
Dorseys Open: 1st Linda Spangler-S Kohan
2nd M. Aslam Ansari-Eric Diamond
November Table Talk available
November Sectional Results, Pictures
Oct. 17-Unit Team Game Results:
1st A Martha Young - Jay Gibson - Gail Wells - Suresh Agrawal
1st B-Susan Colby - Tom Pearce - Dorsey Shaw - Cheryl Clark
Oct.13 -Unit Game Results:
Band-Open: 1st Nancy Kornegay Stephen Kornegay
2nd M. Aslam Ansari Eric Diamond
Band-1500: 1st Ann Mouzon - Jo Ann Truitt ; 2nd Mehmood Kizilbash - Vernon Earl Hodge
Band-299: 1st Denys Slater Jr - Jon Bauman
2nd Genny Lemeshev - Yuri Lemeshev
Dorseys Open: 1st Brady Allen - Michael Hout
2nd Brian Gelles - Janet Gelles
Flight A Nap Results:Aft & Eve
Flight B Nap Results: Aft. Eve.
Congratulations to our flight c nap qualifiers:
1. Carol Adamek/Constance Vecellio
2. Sharon Ward/Deborah Armstrong
3. Jack Harkey/Bill Frazee
4. Charles Wobbeking/Edward Yang
5/6 Dwight Hill/John Robbins
5/6 Scott Etchison/Judy Etchison
7. Jon Wolkenstein/Sheri Wolkenstein
to 2012-13 Mini-Mac Winners:
300-999-Paul Taylor & Robert Scrimale
Sept. 8 -Unit Game Results:
Band-Open: 1st Bob Friz - Brady Allen
2nd Edward Wang - Hua Yang
Band-1500: 1st Jane Kirby - Kate Hopkins; 2nd Alma Farley - Robert Clarke
Band-299: 1st Arlene Sanders - Janice Trombello
2nd Denise Strueber - John Ellis
Dorseys Open: 1st Linda Spangler Charles Price
2nd John Schwartz Gerald McKim
Dallas 2013 Regional August 27- Sept2
Bulletins: Wed; Thurs; Fri; Sat; Sun; Mon
August 23-24-299er SECTIONAL BRIDGE Tournament-Dorsey’s Bridge Studio-Results
Aug Table Talk Available
August 9-11-Wichita Falls Sectional-Results
August 11-Unit Game Results:
Band-Open: 1st Nancy Fellman-Jerry Jones
2nd Derrell Childs-Elaine Woods
Band-1500: 1st Fonse Ragland-Sally Lancaster; 2nd Jane Kirby-Kate Hopkins
Band-299: 1st Mel Feil-Merrily Fail
2nd Carla Joiner-Joel Luehrs
Dorseys Open: 1st S Kohan-Michael Murphy
2nd Ann Berning-Pat Measley
July 22-28 Tyler Tournament Of Stars Regional Regional