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Steve Tyer
Steve Tyer
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Basic Information

Member Since
July 29, 2010
Last Seen
2 hours ago
Member Type
Bridge Player
about me

I am a C.P.A. and enjoy bridge for the logic of it.  Started in college (UNC) but, luckily not until my last year.  Ran local games for over 30 years with my wife.  Mentoring newer players is a great joy, to see them get more comfortable with this great game.

United States of America

Bridge Information

Favorite Bridge Memory
Playing bridge in our dorm basement with Nick Nickell and Randy Joyce
Bridge Accomplishments
Represented District 7 twice in NAP finals
Regular Bridge Partners
Bill Peabody and David Idleman
Member of Bridge Club(s)
All in Greensboro, NC
Favorite Tournaments
Winston Salem, NC sectionals
Favorite Conventions
Bergen and support doubles
BBO Username
ACBL Ranking
Diamond Life Master
What do you call ♠AQJ764 ♥8 ♦AQT432 ♣- ?
Partner grossly underbid their hand at the first call and, after that, after the second. Way too good to only bid 3.
Hawaii NABC Childcare CANCELLED
It does not affect me, but this seems to be the sort of thing that should have been worked out months ago!!!
Steve Tyer's bidding problem: A5 AQT5 A52 AJ83
Not discussed, but if so, she has one side king.
Steve Tyer's bidding problem: A5 AQT5 A52 AJ83
Gregory, partner will give you 4
Steve Tyer's bidding problem: --- AKQJ9 KQT95 A83
Peg, not so weird and a great idea. I will send you a message with what turned out to be best.
Save Bundy's Sanity
I am sure that video recordings are the only way to know what exactly happened and by whom, but chess clocks are a good start and probably a lot cheaper that recording the activity at every table.
Your preferred defenses vs. 1NT
I like and prefer Brozel and like Bill, cannot believe it was not on the list ahead of some systems I have never heard of.
A Modest Proposal for ACBL Masterpoints©
I agree with James above. A lot of today's LM's would still be working on their first 100 back in the 70's and 80's. Now you can fairly easily become a life master and never actually have to play against one.
A Modest Proposal for ACBL Masterpoints©
Agree totally. With stratified, flighted and 10-15 brackets of KO's now that is what they are doing. What we need is a marketplace where we can sell our extras. I'll let some of mine go for far less than the transportation, lodging, meals and entry fees you are ...
Placing a whole heap of bidding cards on the table.

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