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Judy Kay-Wolff
Judy Kay-Wolff
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Basic Information

Member Since
May 30, 2011
Last Seen
15 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.

Country
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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Lanzarotti Readmitted to ACBL
Ken .. totally disagree with your differentiation of EACH. Could be ‘ half right!’
Lanzarotti Readmitted to ACBL
Perhaps it is topical to think again!
"The Lone Wolff": A Year-End Excerpt
The feeling is mutual, Mark. And that includes moi! You are a Class Act! Love, Judy
Lanzarotti Readmitted to ACBL
Thank you, Marshall. Understandable is an underbid. Sometimes fire must be fought with fire!
Lanzarotti Readmitted to ACBL
Hi Richard, interested or disinterested .. how could anyone in my position not be outraged about an attack on someone like Bobby who has devoted his entire bridge life to the betterment of the game pro bono (and not react to such an obvious personal bitter remark)! Sorry .. I am just ...
"The Lone Wolff": A Year-End Excerpt
Chris, I think your are joking! i can testify in living color, at 86+ he is sharp as a tack and would advise your being a teammate .. not an opponent!!!! Cheers, Judy
Lanzarotti Readmitted to ACBL
Maybe some of the laws protectors should wake up and smell the stench of the lilies (as opposed to the roses)! The ridiculousness of the bouquets and plaudits to the obviously cheating Blue Team says it all.
Is bridge dying? Maybe, maybe not.
Perhaps if the ACBL went all out to officially get bridge into our schools here, we would have a ray of hope. Many European educational systems and especially China have incorporated our great game into their programs. In fact, China has up to 2,000,000 enthusiastic children learning the ...
Hawaii NABC Report & ACBL Issues of the day
Jack, Jesting or not, you got it right. Bobby and I have resided in Vegas thirteen and a half years. An incredible Decision. Lots to do .. everywhere you look. Several bridge clubs. Cheap good eateries. In fact .. each time you check your computer, there is a food special offered (sometimes ...
Hawaii NABC Report & ACBL Issues of the day
Thank you, Jonathan! I consider your post a touching and candid masterpiece .. straight from the heart!
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