Revised Bridge Tournament Notice

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Posted by CNASA on October 10, 2006 at 19:26:34:


First Annual Individual Bridge Tournament, 2006


1. Tournament information:


        Host: The Chinese North American Sports Association (CNASA), MIT Chinese Students and Scholars Association (MIT-CSSA).

        Date/Time: 7 pm, Oct. 28, 2006.

        Location: MIT classroom 26-322 and 26-328

        Refreshment will be provided


2. Registration:


        This tournament opens to all bridge players with Chinese origin, who are currently living, studying or visiting Greater Boston and New England area.

        Email your name & phone number to: (before Oct. 27, 2006).

        Registration Fee: $5 per player **.

        Contact: Frank Lin, cell phone 508-284-3928


3. Tournament movement:


At the beginning of the tourney, players will be randomly drawn into several groups (8 players in a group); A special movement designed by Richard Pavlicek ( will be used in this race, total 7 rounds, 4 boards for each round. Each player will meet the other player as partner on 4 boards, as opponent on 8 boards.


Each round, player should brief your bidding and signaling system with your new partner. A standard American Yellow Card (SAYC) or 2/1 is recommended.


4. Award:


Combined the scores from two sessions, the three individual with best score will be presented with CNASA Trophy in the closing ceremony.


5. Special notice:


There will have one practice in the after of the game day for player to practice, the time will be 2:30pm C 5:30 pm, in the same classroom, it is free of charge, welcome everyone to join.


** Current MIT students and employee will receive free entry to the tournament;