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Chris Wiegand
Chris Wiegand
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Basic Information

Member Since
Aug. 21, 2012
Last Seen
20 hours ago
Member Type
Bridge Director
about me

Very green Tournament Director, Scrabble widow, and occasional bridge player -- I try to get to a Nationals once (or twice) a year. I play serious bridge rather infrequently and I would much rather direct or watch than play myself. But sometimes one of my partners digs me out of a closet, dusts me off, and sets me down at the table. 

United States of America

Bridge Information

Favorite Bridge Memory
From before bidding boxes and ZT ... "Well dear, since you're playing it, I double." Unfortunately, the proverbial blue card could not be wielded as their save was too good.
Bridge Accomplishments
Getting to play is the real accomplishment...placing well is simply gravy...
Regular Bridge Partners
Chris Gibson and Jenni Carmichael
Member of Bridge Club(s)
Portland Bridge Club, (Former Manager and) Director
Favorite Tournaments
Any that I get to direct (new!)/kibbitz/play
Favorite Conventions
TNTC for my card; definitely Foster echo on my opponents' card!
BBO Username
ACBL Ranking
Gold Life Master
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Feedback for Convention Chart, Part 2
I do not understand the definition given for psychic control (14). The way I read the definition given (specifically the word "conveys") is that the control must be made by the player who previously psyched. (Else how could they convey that?) I was always under the impression that the psychic ...
Carmichael and Humphreys Continue to Dominate Mixed Pairs
I am only sad that I did not hold up my end of the Carmichael family domination. If we had won our Vanderbilt match yesterday, there would also be Carmichael sibling rivalry going on at Table 8. Alas, I will simply resign myself to my best role anyway (=cheerleader!) -- Chris ...

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