Description: ACBL Sanctioned Duplicate Games. 18-board games with 7 minutes per board. Master Points are awarded.
Schedule: Saturdays at 1:30pm ET. Bridge Base Online registration will open at 11:30am ET.
Fee: USD $5.00. Pay through Bridge Base Online using BB$.
Registration for the Eligible Player List Before registering for the duplicate game, you must first be added to the Better Bridge Eligible Player List. You will need to submit your information to us using the Eligible Player List Registration Form. You will only need to do this once, then you will be able to register to attend any of our weekly duplicate games.
Weekly Eligible Player List registration deadline for new participants is Saturday at 11:00am Eastern Time.
Any Saturday after 11:30am ET, Login to Bridge Base Online.
From the home screen, left hand side, under Featured Areas:
Click Virtual Clubs
Scoll down and click All Clubs ( bottom of page )
From the list of pending tournaments, find our game
( Search for ‘Audrey’ if necessary )
Click on game ( white box, under Title )
You will see a screen with 4 tabs: Register, Details, Entries, Partnership Desk
If you have a partner click on “Register” and enter your partner’s BBO ID to invite them
( Both of you must be online - and have BB$ in your account )
You will be notified if your registration is successful and be returned to the Tournaments screen, where our game will now be highlighted in yellow.
If unsure, you can go back to the Registration window and check under "Entries"
If you were a Partnership Desk connection, you can chat to your new partner by clicking on their name.
If you need a partner, at least 30 min before game time, click on Partnership Desk and invite one of the other players there to be your partner, or add your name to the list ( be sure to remain at your computer, in order to be invited )
Once registered ( All players are expected to be registered by 1:20 pm ), wait for the game to start – it will start automatically. Make sure to be at your computer by 1:25 pm ( Note - BBO logs you off after a period of inactivity )
Make sure to be online and not in the Casual area at game time.
Bridge Base Online ( BBO ) Support
Your Game Director is Martin Hunter ( BBO ID - VACB 277368 )
You may contact Martin on BBO via the Host name, within 2 hours of Game time.
You may contact Martin via email ( [email protected] ) or phone ( 905-510-0411 ) any time up until 15 min to game time.