In 1925, the American millionaire Harold Vanderbilt introduced scoring bonuses in bridge while on a cruise ship voyage, which became known as Contract Bridge
On September 5 an Anniversary Dinner is being held at the Knowle Masonic Hall, Warwick Road, Knowle, Solihull, for the benefit of Club members only, apart from Mr J M Taylor who is Chairman of the Warwickshire Contract Bridge
Association, accompanied by his wife.
Bridge, known more formally as contract bridge
, has been described as "a trick-taking card game of skill and chance".
Mike, 15 and Lauralee, 16, both of Swansea have plumped instead for the rarified atmosphere of contract bridge
Of course, everybody wants to safeguard the purity of the Olympics, lest skydiving or contract bridge
become the next ``demonstration sport.
At a time when the average age of players within the American Contract Bridge
League is 67, the winning team has a mean age of 31.
She was a keen contract bridge
devotee, and her travels, both domestic and foreign, were extensive.
He has authored 14 books on contract bridge
and has won 11 U.
March 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Contract Bridge
League (ACBL) announces Atlanta resident, Patty Tucker, as the 2011 Goodwill Member of the Year, an honor awarded for unselfish dedication to the causes of good conduct, worthy participation and ethical behavior.
He was the member of the American Contract Bridge
League, Worcester County Bridge Club, and Cavendish Club, and was recognized as one of the finest bridge players in the area winning many trophies with his wife.
Shawn is an eleven time United States National Champion and is recognized by The American Contract Bridge
League as a Diamond Life Master.
The tournament, one of three held annually by the American Contract Bridge
League (ACBL), will feature card play from 9am to 2am for each day of the event.