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Eric Sieg
Eric Sieg
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Basic Information

Member Since
Nov. 2, 2015
Last Seen
44 minutes ago
Member Type
Bridge Player
about me

I've enjoyed playing cards since I was a kid and Bridge is the ultimate card game. I played heavily in 2006-2009 while going to college and then disappeared for a while when the limited vacation days made it hard to go to tournaments. I have a bit more free time recently and have been getting back into it again, what a great game!

For day job stuff I build custom native mobile apps for Android and iOS and my main other consistent interest has been hiking. I'd like to get into backpacki

Country
United States of America

Bridge Information

Favorite Bridge Memory
Junior Bridge Camp in Slovakia, what a great time!
Bridge Accomplishments
13th out of 300ish pairs in NABC Fast Pairs in Vegas
Regular Bridge Partners
Lakshmanan Valliapa, Leah Sieg
Member of Bridge Club(s)
Mercercrest/Eastside Bridge Club in Seattle area
Favorite Tournaments
any winter NABC that is in a sunny locale, I love Seattle but the overcast skies in Winter can be a bit much!
Favorite Conventions
UDCA
BBO Username
Vilgan
ACBL Ranking
Silver Life Master
General 2/1
2/1
Copy to my cards View/Print
Eric Sieg's bidding problem: 943 KQT64 Q85 QT
Suggests defending, both tend to double aggressively. Not sure we've hammered it out further than that yet.
Eric Sieg's bidding problem: 943 KQT64 Q85 QT
2S was LR+
Bridge vs Magic
When I moved to Seattle, I dropped bridge for a while and got into Magic. It was a lot of fun and I won various money pots and also made a decent amount speculating on the market of cards as things shifted. I've since switched back to bridge and ...
Chris Gibson's bidding problem: KJT96 JT85 --- J932
Random knowledge question: is P forcing in this auction? I was tempted to P and pull but feel just a tad light with 2 jacks in partners suits. Hopefully they can bump 5 to 6 if its right.
Chris Gibson's bidding problem: AKQ 753 AJ2 A732
I always get annoyed at partner when they skip non serious when I have a monster and then they always prove me wrong by having a complete dog of a hand. I would expect to be off a heart honor and both kings.
ACBL New Orleans Appeals casebook commentary published
This was a really interesting read, thanks!
Trying to find info on junior bridge ranking/certificate(?) system
thx for pointing me at that forum! I didn't notice it previously for some reason.
Trying to find info on junior bridge ranking/certificate(?) system
and as soon as I finally asked about it, I found it again: http://www.ebedcio.org.uk/junior-award-scheme
What's the best result you've lost IMPs on (or worst you've gained on)?
I can't even come close to that story, thanks for sharing!
ACBL Chief Executive Tenders Resignation
While I'm not sure I agree with everything you said, I 100% agree with "IMHO, the deep and abiding love of bridge is the primary quantifier for the next CEO."
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