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Seattle NABC - Fall 2011


Behind the Scenes

NABCs are all about bridge – and bridge players. Yet, if it weren’t for those important people running the events, bridge players would be sitting around twiddling their thumbs. Read more/View photos...

Screens and Signs

During high school, my class studied “The Decipherment of Linear B.” The book explained how scholars took the script of “Linear B,” an early form of Greek, and interpreted the meaning of each sign. As I kibitzed the Reisinger Board-A-Match, perhaps the most prestigious event on the NABC calendar, I could not help but be reminded of Linear B. Read more/View photos...

Youth Will Be Served!

Every ACBL Member, irrespective of specifics, is important and valuable to bridge. Still, all of us realize that we must especially nurture our young players. They are critical to the survival and health of our game in the coming decades. Read more/View photos...

Seattle Stars

High atop the Sheraton overlooking Seattle, Rose Meltzer’s bridge stars sparkled through the mist. Tuesday morning, Master of Ceremonies Dave Berkowitz, with wife Lisa, partner Alan Sontag, plus Jade and Karen Barrett delighted guests as they dined at a new Breakfast with the Stars. Read more/View photos...

Seattle Sights and Sites

Many of the NABC cities offer delights when you step away from the bridge table. Seattle truly is one of those cities. Only a short walk from the Convention Center and many hotels, you can find the Pike Place Market. A wealth of shops, markets, restaurants and more hug the waterfront. Stroll through the cobblestone walks to take in the sights and smells of this historic area. Read more...


No Turkeys Here

Fall NABC 2011 in Seattle has officially begun! While some of us stuffed ourselves with turkey, yams, pumpkin and pecan pies, others of us headed to the bridge tables at the Convention Center. Read more...


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