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Cole Spencer from Fayetteville, AR is the youngest player at our Val Kovachev is a professional bridge player from Bulgaria
regional at 14 ! He has been winning a lot of points. article about Cole He is tough competition!
Daily Calendar - Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
We will be at a great new location the Renaissance Hotel . They have a free shuttle from the Tulsa Airport and there is free parking close to the playing area. Hospitality room #226 will be open after the afternoon and evening sessions. .
Main Pair Events - A new added feature pre-duplicated hands! We will have an electronic duplicating machine machine for all the pair events so you will not have to duplicate before playing. You will play a higher percentage of the boards in play making it closer to perfect pairs! We added another day of Choice Pairs our most popular pair game! Game results will be posted on this website every night so you will not have to stay until the end to see how you place overall.
The Gold Gusher Pairs lets players looking for their gold points play in a flight limited to players with 750 points. But the open flight will get to count the tables in both flights for overall awards! Click for more details.
The Choice Pairs allows you and your partner to pick any two of the three sessions on the same day to play in. By playing in the morning and afternoon sessions you will not have to drive at night. You should probably pack a bag lunch if you plan to play the morning and afternoon sessions as there is a limited amount of time to eat. Click for more details.
The Side Series Pairs are good for people with a limited time to play or who just need a little more bridge. Play in any single event for red points. But you can win gold points by playing in two or more of the same series (9 am, 1 pm or 7 pm) and placing overall with your two highest games. You are rated individually so you can change partners. Click for more details.
Main Team Events - We added two morning Swiss Team two session games Wednesday-Thursday and Friday-Saturday. Our popular Knock Out Teams run from Monday night to Saturday night. The popular Compact Knock Out Team games are Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The Sunday Swiss Teams include lunch in the entry fee!
For intermediate and newcomer players try the Gusher pair events. Monday night, Wednesday and Saturday the lower stratifications are for players with 0-150 and 150-300 points but you can also win gold points in the Gold Gusher games! We will have Intermediate / Novice Stratified Pair Games limited to 300 points Tuesday, Thursday and Friday at 1 pm and 7 pm. The 0-300 games will be stratified for players with five stratifications starting at 0-20 points.
In our hospitality room #226 you can snack and compare scores after both the afternoon and evening sessions. A unique embroidered patch will be given to all who register!
Knock Out Teams will be handicapped if there is a wide difference in the teams average points in the same bracket. See the following link for the technical details. http://www.acbl15.org/wp-content/uploads/DISTRICT-15-HANDICAP-POLICY.pdf
A Few Pictures from Tulsa Regional 2011
Tulsa Regional 2011 Pictures #1 #2 #3 #4 Website