Welcome to Kona Bridge Club

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Aloha, fellow bridge players and visitors! The Kona Bridge Club is an ACBL sanctioned non-profit organization dedicated to serving the duplicate bridge community on the Big Island of Hawaii.

 

 

Face to Face Play is Alive & Well!

♠️Put it on you calendar!!
 
BIG ISLAND UNIT 469 SECTIONAL!!
FEBRUARY 17-19, 2024
AT THE KONA BRIDGE CLUB
Click on link below for Sectional Flyer 

UNIT 469 SECTIONAL 2024

 

OPEN GAMES – Every Wednesday and Saturday at 1:00 PM.

Please arrive by 12:40

On Wednesdays, please do not enter the school grounds before 12:30.  Thank you.

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BEGINNERS CLASSES

COME AND BRING YOUR FRIENDS!

Jean and Cheryl are continuing the Beginner’s Bridge classes for 5 more weeks on Saturdays, February 24 through March 23, at 10:30 am to 12:30 pm.  

The topics to be covered from Audrey Grant’s book 2 (competitive bidding) and book 3 (popular conventions) include:  overcalls, preemptive bids, doubles, the Stayman convention, Jacoby transfers, and strong opening bids.  

The cost of the classes is $30 and you will be provided with the 2 books.  

Please confirm your spot by emailing Jean at jeankonabridge@gmail.com.

LOCATION: KONA BRIDGE CLUB, Makua Lani Christian Academy  – The Bridge Building, 74-4966 Kealaka’a St, Kailua-Kona, HI
 

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Interested in joining us for a game of bridge?

We welcome players of any skill level. Please join us for one of our weekly games or special events. Just be sure to arrive at least 20 minutes before the scheduled start time. Need a partner? Use our new partnership desk, contact the bridge club  to get started.

We meet at The Bridge Building at the Makua Lani Christian Academy, located at 74-4966 Kealaka’a Street, Kailua Kona, Hawaii. Drive to the north end of Kealaka’a Street, turn left through Makua Lani Christian Academy’s gate and follow the driveway to the bottom. It will turn to the right and the words “The Bridge Building” are in large block letters on the building.

 

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Unit 469 also has BBO games on-line.
Our Unit Games are held on Mondays and Saturdays at 12:15pm.
See below for details:

UNIT 469 (BIG ISLAND) games. ENTRY FEE FOR ALL GAMES IS 5BB$.

SCORE CORRECTIONS: DIRECTORS HAVE A 20 MINUTE WINDOW TO MAKE CORRECTIONS SO PLEASE CHECK YOUR SCORES IMMEDIATELY AFTER THE GAME.
DAY
GAME
REGISTRATION TIME
GAME START TIME
DIRECTOR
MONDAY
OPEN PAIRS
11:00 12 NOON
12:15 PM
Sharon Weber
SATURDAY
OPEN PAIRS
 11:00 12 NOON
12:15 PM
Gail Buck

470 (Oahu Unit) Game Schedule:  Big Island bridge players are allowed to play in these games if you have given your BBO user name to the Director or to Patrick Kallaus.

UNIT 470 (OAHU) Bridge base online games 
DAY
GAME
REGISTRATION TIME
GAME START TIME
DIRECTOR(S)
SUNDAY
 
OPEN PAIRS
 
11:00-12 NOON
 
12:15 PM
LAURIE
TUESDAY
 
OPEN PAIRS
 
11:00-12 NOON
 
12: 15 PM
RON
WEDNESDAY
 
OPEN PAIRS
OPEN PAIRS
 
11:00-12 NOON
5:30 6:15 PM
 
12: 15 PM
6:30 PM
LAURIE &RON
THURSDAY
 
OPEN PAIRS
 
11:00-12 NOON
 
12:15 PM
 
FRIDAY
 
OPEN PAIRS
 
11:0012 NOON
 
12:15 PM
STEVE
UNIT 470 members are also invited to play in UNIT 469 (BIG ISLAND) games. ENTRY FEE FOR ALL GAMES IS 5BB$.

SCORE CORRECTIONS: DIRECTORS HAVE A 20 MINUTE WINDOW TO MAKE CORRECTIONS SO PLEASE CHECK YOUR SCORES IMMEDIATELY AFTER THE GAME.

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