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Judy Kay-Wolff
Judy Kay-Wolff
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Basic Information

Member Since
May 30, 2011
Last Seen
8 hours ago
Member Type
Bridge Player
about me

I have been playing bridge since one summer at Columbia University in 1955 where I saw four students screaming and throwing cards at each other outdoors under a beach umbrella. Intriguing! Became addicted to duplicate and play twice a week, and at local sectionals and regionals with my husband, Bobby Wolff. Stopped going to Nationals four years ago. It is cumbersome flying, expensive, uncomfortable and the general aura of the bridge world, IMHO, has changed for the worse. I suppose if Bobby was enticed by an especially good team, we would change our minds, but life in Vegas is perfect -- so why give up a great life.

United States of America

Bridge Information

Favorite Bridge Memory
First National MIxed Pair victory in 1967 with Edgar Kaplan called The Miracle of Montreal.
Bridge Accomplishments
Teaching country club bridge 1976-83; NABC administration while living in Phillly and writing and directing two bridge shows.
Regular Bridge Partners
Formerly Barbara Brier, Norman Kay. Jane Segal, Howie Cohen and now Bobby.
Member of Bridge Club(s)
Las Vegas Bridge Club
Favorite Tournaments
Nationals and Internationals from 1960-2002 (when Norman died): All current events with Bobby
Favorite Conventions
Weak No Trump (NV) and Wolff Signoff obviously
BBO Username
Judy Kay-Wolff
ACBL Ranking
Diamond Life Master
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Chris Owen RIP
Clive, My heart aches for you as I sit here with tears in my eyes. I cannot imagine anything as painful as losing a child .. especially someone as loved, talented and accomplished as your dear Chris. With warm condolences to you and your family. Judy
Should Monaco Decline 2014 EBL Gold Medal?
Bobby, your intended humorous reference to Section C went totally over my head .. until dumb me realized that ‘C’ stood for Cheaters!
Electing a Member of the ACBL Board of Directors
Jeff, I totally agree with you! Thank you for speaking out! This all began when my husband Bobby Wolff, former President of the ACBL and World Bridge Federation, tried to explain the early workings of bridge in the 80s .. no more, no less. It was then the tornado of false ...
Electing a Member of the ACBL Board of Directors
Hi Paul, I always thought about it “generally’ as a long, long saga .. and .. it sure fits the bill. Always good to be in touch with you. Cheers, Judy
Electing a Member of the ACBL Board of Directors
John: Contrary to your jaundiced views about my husband, the following may be of interest to all open-minded bridge lovers: IN 1994 .. BOBBY WOLFF WAS U-N-A-N-I-M-O-U-S-L-Y ELECTED TO THE WORLD BRIDGE FEDERATION ‘COMMITTEE OF HONOR’ .. garnering the support of ALL SIXTY-EIGHT of the voters. It was the first time in ...
Electing a Member of the ACBL Board of Directors
Not shocked to see Blubaugh’s immediate ‘like’ .. proving the irrefutable Birds of a Feather Flock Together!
Electing a Member of the ACBL Board of Directors
Mr. Willey, According to your personal profile, it appears you are a super-sensational mathematician, marvelous with numbers and are enchanted by Moscito. There is nothing to substantiate your knowledge or familiarity with the bridge laws and their frequent reverses and flexibility when they must be amended, corrected and decisions reversed ...
Electing a Member of the ACBL Board of Directors
John, I don't have the time to debate publicized facts about your past radical comments and behavior. If living in your own world makes you happy, so be it!!! Goodbye.
Electing a Member of the ACBL Board of Directors
Mr. Blubaugh, Let me address you first. For someone with such a publicly shameful background, how dare you, of all people, make such deliberately egregious, false, connived, ugly, misleading accusations about a subject YOU (and many/most others) KNOW ABSOLUTELY NOTHING ABOUT. Bobby is about to post a true, real-life ...
Electing a Member of the ACBL Board of Directors
Yes, Ira, I agree! How can this site allow an ‘individual’ (and I have restrained myself from attaching any adjectives) make such an ugly, erroneous, deliberately vicious totally false attack on Bobby Wolff, former President of the WBF and ABCL (who has done more pro bono work for the game ...

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