DELTA TORONTO EAST | Toronto ON
OFFICIAL BRIDGE WEEK WEBSITE CLICK HERE
New Editor: Bridge Canada
At the recent CBF Board of Directors meetings in Toronto it was agreed that the job of editing and publishing our national magazine Bridge Canada would now be divided between two people, a Managing Editor (Neil Kimelman) and a Publishing Editor (Jude Goodwin). "This is fantastic" said Jude Goodwin. "It will give me a lot more time to focus on the layout and photos in the magazine, and with Neil on board, our content will will continue to become more and more high-quality." Since the magazine went digital a few years ago, Goodwin has been making changes, including the introduction of full colour. "The response to our new look has been very encouraging." Goodwin notes. Journalists and photographers are invited to submit bridge stories, news and content to Neil Kimelman at
- deadline for summer issue July 1, 2013.
2013 Helen Shields
Canada-Wide Results | Click here for story and results
1. John Silver & Jean Brach Powell River DBC 68.78%
2. Madeleine Houle & Bertrand Delisle St. Lambert DBC 67.86%
3. Steve Thomas & Jim Murphy North Calgary Ladies BC 67.40%
4. Lynn Taylor-Roehm & Jeremy Smee Bridge Centre of Niagara 67.24%
5. Liz Rollock & Terry Demers Kingston DBC 66.75%
6. Janita Landry & Guy Maugeais Moncton DBC 66.68%
7. Vic Sladen & Joel Saunders Let’s Play Bridge 66.41%
8. Marsha Edlington & Harry Mason Bridge Centre of Niagara 65.84%
9. Hazel Harlow & Sarah Peterson Maritime Cards & Games 65.77%
10. Peggy Healy & Marilyn MacDiarmid Moncton DBC 65.50%
World Youth Bridge Open Championships
August 3 – 11, 2013
Hyatt Regency Hotel, Atlanta
Events: World Pairs Championship | World Teams Swiss/KO Championship | World Teams BAM Championship
Eligibility: To enter the Junior or Girls Championships – all players must be born on or after January 1, 1988. To enter the Youngster Championships – all players must be born on or after January 1, 1993.
Players may play with partners/team mates from countries in WBF Zone 2. (Canada, USA and Mexico). Players need to be paid up ACBL and CBF members. The ACBL will be helping fund the entry fees of participants from WBF Zone 2.
For more details and information on registration, see the attached document.
For more information click here
FROM THE OFFICE: Read the latest news, announcements and updates from the CBF Office - click here
FOLLOW CANADIANS ON FACEBOOK. The CBF now has a Facebook Fan Page. If you're on facebook, you can receive notices of the latest news postings from the CBF when you LIKE our page. You can Click Here or search for Canadian Bridge Federation in the Facebook search bar. Never miss another news post!
RICHMOND TROPHY AND THE 2012 MINI RICHMOND
Beginning with the 2012 Calendar Year, the CBF will be awarding Mini-Richmond pins to the National Winners in all masterpoint categories up to and including 7,500 master points. Click here for current standings.
WORLD BRIDGE FEDERATION SIMULTANEOUS PAIRS
Last year, the World Bridge Federation introduced a new series of Simultaneous Pairs with the special aim of supporting Youth Bridge worldwide. Two successful events have already been held. Clubs are strongly encouraged to hold these events to help support youth bridge. Following are the 2013 dates for this new series of WBF Simultaneous Pairs:
Monday 18th March
Wednesday 20th March
Monday 19th August
Wednesday 21st August
Monday 21st October
Wednesday 23rd October
Monday 16th December
Wednesday 18th December
As a reminder, the World Wide Bridge Contest will be held on Friday 7th and Saturday 8th June