The Middle Creek and Queen of Hearts Duplicate Bridge Clubs
Welcome to the world of duplicate bridge! Our clubs provide a friendly venue for you to enjoy this exciting and
challenging pastime. Try it- you'll like it!
Both of our clubs offer:
• A friendly game atmosphere- our goal is for you to enjoy the game.
• which the primary objective is to enjoy the game.
• We follow ACBL "Zero-Tolerance" guidelines. See "Play Nice" brochure.
• A guaranteed partner for most games (best to email director if you will need a partner).
• Pre-dealt boards using our dealing machine- thus, no delay in starting the game.
• Bridgemate computer scoring- reduces score posting errors and gives instant results.
• Online results are posted on the ACBL website after the game. Includes pair summaries, hand records, and
contracts and results of each board played. Example.
• New and visiting players always warmly welcomed.
LAST WEEK'S STaC RESULTS:
Hats off to Claire and Jim Toy who tied for 1st in the Southeast U.S. among B pairs (under 2000 MPs) in
last Thursday's Middle Creek STaC game earning 8.61 silver points!! Lin Rogers and Matt Doyle tied
with Charlie Strother and Greg Bennett for 4th among the C pairs (under 750 MPs). Between MC and
QOH, 60 Cary players earned 106 points during the four games. See the combined silver point total here.
Official results for the entire week can be seen here.
QUEEN OF HEARTS MONDAY START TIME CHANGES TO 10:00
Starting in September the Monday QOH game will start at 10:00. And, YES, there will be a game on
Coming up at Middle Creek:
Thu, Aug 26- Bot:tomless Pair Game. Win a free play by not having a bottom or tie for bottom score.
Tue, Sep 2 Interclub Championship Game- Matchpoint against pairs across the nation for BIG points.
Thu, Sep 4 and Tue, Sep 11- Our quarterly Swiss Team games. Start putting together your teams now.
We will again be offering the "Polishing Your Basics" Play and Learn course that many of you enjoyed a
few years ago. Classes will be on Tuesday afternoons at Middle Creek Community Center. For more
information, see the brochure here.
Several other learning opportunities are going to be offered in the Triangle area this fall for beginners,
novices and intermediates. Click on the bridge lessons button on the right to learn more.