All bridge players and visitors are welcome. Kona Bridge Club is an ACBL sanctioned non-profit organization dedicated to serving the duplicate bridge community on the Big Island of Hawaii. We meet at the Bridge Building at the Makua Lani Christian Academy (formerly Hualalai Academy), 74-4966 Kealaka'a Street, Kailua Kona, Hawaii. To learn more about us click 'About Our Club' on the Main Menu to the left.
Sunday, March 8, 1:00PM
This involves players from the Big Island, Maui, Kauai and Oahu. We all play the same hands and the overall is awarded from the four islands.
Strata by average is 0 to 300, 300 to 1000, Open. It's a fun event to participate in. Please let Liz know by email, firstname.lastname@example.org, or sign up this week if you will be playing. We need at least 5 tables.
Big Island Sectional Highlights
Friday, February 20 through Sunday, February 22
Friday Morning Open Pairs - NS, Richard Lanke - Merle Stetser, Honolulu HI, 64.50%; EW, Edward Stark-Joan Stark, Happy Valley, OR, 67.56%.
Friday Morning 299'rs - NS, Susan Brown - Patricia Bauman, Ocean View, HI, 67.86%; EW Harold Bass-Kathleen Patrick-Bass, Waikoloa, HI, 57.54%
Friday Afternoon Open Pairs - NS, Jack Buchanan-Will Williams, Richmond, VA, 69.23%; NS, Mary Dee Overton, Waikoloa-Kathy Golitzen, Kailua Kona, 65.38%; EW Edward Stark-Joan Stark, Happy Valley, OR, 65.38%
Saturday Swiss Teams - Brad Bart, Port Coquitlam, BC-Mary Dee Overton, Waikoloa-Peter Mitchellopolis, Kailua Kona-Kathy Golitzen, Kailua Kona won all 8 rounds with a score of 131.
Sunday Morning Open Pairs - NS, Merle Stetser, Honolulu-Richard Lanke, Honolulu, 63.02%; EW, Kathy Golitzen, Kailua Kona-Brad Bart, Coquitlam, BC, 61.81%
Sunday Morning 299'rs - Bette Hirsch-Joseph Hirsch, Palo Alto, CA, 66.67%; Sarah Bobb-Walter Bobb, Kailua Kona, 61.90%
Sunday Afternoon Open Pairs - NS, Lillian Johannessen, Honolulu-Dean Jenkins, Kailua Kona, 57.16%; EW, Eddy Kemp-Therese Kemp, Kaneohe, 61.72%
April Schedule Changes
Cancellations: Monday, April 6 and Friday, April 10
Additions: Saturday, April 4 at 1:00pm and Saturday, April 11 at 1:00 PM
The Wednesday, April 8 game at 1:00PM will be played as scheduled.
These changes are to accommodate Makua Lani Academy's annual GIG (Getting Into God) event.
First Wednesday of every month will celebrate members' birthdays with cakes and/or cookies. Third Wednesday will feature pizza and/or appetizers, including healthy alternatives. Please let us know any suggestions you would like.
Please feel free to send any suggestions or comments about the website to Sara, Marlene or Stuart, or by using our Contact Us form found in the Main Menu.