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WELCOME

UNIT 143 of

GREATER ST. LOUIS

 

 

Hello! Our web page is published by the Board of Directors for the benefit of our members and those interested in what we offer in Unit 143 of Greater St. Louis of the ACBL.

Linda Seibert, President

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St. Louis Regional

August 15-21 2016

 

click here for Tournament schedule

1st page of schedule by event

2nd page of schedule by date

 

New on Sunday

2-session Bracketed Swiss for 0-3000 players. Bracketed from bottom up

Only play against the teams in your bracket.

Usually 8 teams per bracket.

Also an A/X/Y 2-session Swiss.

Stratified (0-4000, 6000, 6000+) & open to anyone

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ATTENTION

UNIT 143 WILL PUBLISH A NEW MEMBER DIRECTORY SOON

ONLY YOU CAN ENSURE THAT YOUR INFORMATION IS CORRECT

CLICK HERE TO SEE HOW

DEADLINE IS MAY 15, 2016

IF YOU WANT TO ADVERTISE IN THE DIRECTORY TO HELP DEFRAY COSTS OR

IF YOU KNOW SOMEONE WHO WOULD LIKE TO ADVERTISE

CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS

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Youth Bridge Camp Summer 2016

For camp location and schedule, click for flyer Carlinville, Illinois

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Unit Games

2016 Unit Game Schedule

Check participating locations.

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Unit 143 News

As a courtesy to our players, we will publish game cancellations of Edwardsville, IL Unit 223 games in the banner header if there is inclement weather.

 
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In Memoriam

We will publish names of Unit members who pass away from us

and link to an obituary published for two weeks in the St. Louis Post Dispatch. Please notify us.

 

It is with sadness that we report the passing of Edward (Buddy) Samuels on June 19, 2016

Click here for obituary

 

 

 

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Unit 143 Board Meeting held on the second Wednesday of each month at

Creve Coeur Government Center Mtg Room 1, 7 PM

Review the recent Unit 143 IRS filing for 2013: Form 990-EZ

This is the current filing posted Jan. 2015.

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We added 9 new members last month.   

Welcome them when you see them at the table!

Unit membership is 1407
 
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District 8 News

Current District 8 Advocate Web newsletter

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Unit Masterpoint Races YTD

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Honor Roll

masterpoint ranking requirements for those joining prior to 1/1/10
masterpoint ranking requirements for those joining 1/1/10 or later

 

All Advancers in 2016 updated 06/07/2016

 

 

Life Master Milestones

NOTE 2 NEW LIFE MASTER LEVELS

Kudos to:

*** New Life Masters ***

Screen Bean has a breakthrough.

 

 

*** New Bronze Life Masters ***

Pat Berger

Navin Shah

*** New Silver Life Master ***

 

 

 

*** New Ruby Life Master ***

 

*** New Gold Life Master ***

 

Farid Azzam

*** New Sapphire Life Master ***

Kathleen Safranski

*** New Diamond Life Master ***

 

Tod Moses

*** New Emerald Life Master ***

 

*** New Platinum Life Master***

 

*** New Grand Life Master***

 

*** Other Advancers ***

 

Valeria Brauch

Hedy Glover

Norman Jones

Sandra Lang

Joan Marshall

Susan Moll

Steve Rosen

Linda Kamler

Priscilla Lunsford

Dan Rudman

Elizabeth Sasser

Dan Ziskind

Joan Ziskind

Barbara Branham

Diane Deutch

James Eldred Pascoe

Jan Potts

Fred Roper

Harvey Rudman

Guy Bradley

Katie Klingler

Bill Canfield

 

 

 
 

Introducing...

The Colorado Springs analysis that they call

'Power Rankings'.

Frequently Asked Questions about Power Rankings.

Click here for our unit. 

This analysis will continue to be available on the Honor Rolls page;

in the future, you can access from News/Membership Services.

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ACBL News

ACBL launches new Learn to Play Bridge

free download web application software

 Learn To Play Bridge can now be directly shared with friends and family

over the Internet. Play a hand and share it on Facebook, Twitter or through email!

 

 

Join the ACBL

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Bridge Hand of the Week

ACBL Bridge Bites

bridge articles - geared toward the beginner/newcomer bridge player

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Fringe Benefits of Bridge? Brainpower!!!

Playing your cards right can help keep you sharp long after retirement

by Jon Saraceno,  AARP Bulletin, March 2015

Bridge makes us use our brains.picture of brain

When doctors evaluate games that are most effective in

staving off dementia, bridge is always at the top of the list

Bridge players are the most successful agers on earth.

Although it cannot cure Alzheimer's, bridge is a wonderful game

to slow the onset and progression of Alzheimer's.

University of CA, Irvine       

Institute for Memory Impairments       

and Neurological Disorders       

 
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