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John Solodar
John Solodar
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Basic Information

Member Since
Sept. 20, 2010
Last Seen
Feb. 11, 2016
Member Type
Bridge Pro

Bridge Information

Favorite Bridge Memory
First National Championship-Fall, 1969
Bridge Accomplishments
Won Bermuda Bowl, 1981,3rd Rosenblum, 1990
Regular Bridge Partners
George Rapee
Member of Bridge Club(s)
Cavendish, Honors,NYC;Bridge Place, N.Palm Beach
Favorite Tournaments
South Eastern FL Regional
Favorite Conventions
Ogust/wk 2 bids; tfr Lebensohl
BBO Username
ACBL Ranking
Grand Life Master
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RIP Henry Bethe 1944-2015
Henry was a good friend to all and of special remembrance to me as I was his partner in 1968 when we both won our first NABC titles, the Fall Nationals men's pairs in Coronado, CA (San Diego). I remember we were leading by a very small margin and ...
Can you break up a partnership?
Even if 2H is only F1 with 2D GF, it is better to bid 2H followed by 3C GF to clarify distribution for strain and level decisions.
In The Well: Boye Brogeland
I saw it for the first time last month on my way to Orebro for the CC; absolutely spectacular structure plus the view of Oslo just marvelous.
In The Well: Boye Brogeland
I have been meaning to ask the first Norwegian expert I could the following: Have you ever done the Holmenkollen?? Also, how 'crazy' do you have to be to try it? Thanks. John
RIP Mike Cappelletti Sr
I have known and respected Mike for 50 years. We never played together but had talked about a Seniors partnership for a while now. We saw a lot of each other at Florida Regionals; he was an expert at one other thing not mentioned by others above. Simply said, Mike ...
ACBL to End Cell Phone Ban in 2013
Excellent change; I had a situation in Philadelphia where my LHO's cell phone rang as his wife was involved in medical treatment; staff gave his team automatic 5VP penalty because this was NABC Swiss; gentleman was 81 years old. My thoughts at the time were that staff could have ...

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