Online DBA Events
The following events will take place on RealBridge except for the North Devon Congress which will take palce on BBO. Before you first play on RealBridge in a Devon event, please register as a DVBC member (DVBC membership form).
DBA Wednesday Evenings on RealBridge
When: Wednesdays at 7.15pm - Doors open 6.30pm
To Enter: Click here to join the current session to login to RealBridge lobby. This link changes every game so make sure your page has refreshed if it should fail.
DVBC run 20-board pairs games on RealBridge every week for £1.50. Most weeks will be normal pairs events with county (double) masterpoints. Exceptions will include 24-board Charity events for Devon Air Ambulance (£4 entry fee) and EBU Sim Pairs events (£3 entry fee).
Devon pairs events on Wednesdays are primarily for Devon members but we will accept EBU members from other counties. Charity events will also accept non-members of the EBU.
Charity Pairs (not sim), Wednesday 3 February
The next charity pairs will be in aid of Devon Air Ambulance (24 boards) and will cost £4.
When you login for the first time please enter your name (Forename & Surname) and (in the ID Number field) your EBU Number (if you have one). This takes you to the lobby where you will see names of players in the lobby, and a table layout. Click on SIT at a table to sit there (opposite your partner if they got there first!)
For more details on RealBridge in Devon RealBridge. For what happens at the table, go to RealBridge website https://realbridge.online/player-guide.html for player guide. Also click FAQs to check if your device is ok. Testing: Please use the link https://play.realbridge.online/camera.html to test your camera and microphone.
North Devon Congress 2021
Saturday 27th February 2021 - Blue Pointed Championship Pairs (on BBO)
10:30am - 24-board qualifying round followed by a one hour break for lunch. In the afternoon, the top 14 pairs will go forward to the 24-board 'A' final, with all other pairs competing in a 'B' and possibly 'C' final depending on the number of pairs entering. 10BB$ per person payable at registration on BBO on the day.
However, to be admitted on the day you must register for this event in advance. Click HERE to do this.
Sunday 28th February 2021 - Blue Pointed Swiss Teams (on BBO)
10:30am - 7 x 6-board rounds of Swiss teams one hour break for lunch after four rounds. This event will cost £50 per team, payable in advance.
To register for this event and for details on how to pay, click HERE.
Further details from https://www.bridgewebs.com/northdevon/
Devon Pairs Championship 2021
When: Saturday 13 February
Start Time: 1pm (expected finish 7pm)
Sessions: Two 20-board duplicate pairs sessions with a one hour break
Cost: £10 per player
To Enter: Entry Form
The Devon Pairs is the Devon Bridge Premier Pairs Championship (green points to the top half of the field). There will be no qualifying round this year and the event is open to all DBA members. The leading 4 pairs qualify for the EBU’s Reg Corwen Trophy (The Inter-Counties Pairs Championship) and the entry fees, but not expenses, will normally be paid by the Association. Pairs playing MUST notify the Tournament Secretary if they will not be available to attend the Reg Corwen Event if so qualifying. The Corwen is scheduled to take place on 5-6 June in Milton Keynes.
Devon Congress 2021 - Green Pointed
When: Saturday and Sunday 10-11 April
Saturday 10 April 2021 at 11.30am - Green Pointed Swiss Pairs (on RealBridge)
6 x 7-board rounds of Swiss Pairs with a break after three rounds.
£12.50 per person.
Sunday 11 April 2021 at 11.30am - Green Pointed Swiss Teams (on RealBridge)
6 x 7-board rounds of Swiss Teams with a break after three rounds.
£12.50 per person.