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All Around Australia
Sunday 2.30pm Red Point Sessions (starting 5 June 2022)
Open, Restricted (<300 Masterpoints) & Novice (<100 Masterpoints) fields
27 boards per session
Following the ABF announcement that their Sunday Nationwide Pairs would cease at the end of May and subsequent feedback from players, 5 June will see the start of this new weekly Sunday Afternoon Red Point session on StepBridge Australia.
NOTE: From 5 June, there will be NO 1pm Open, 1.15pm Restricted, 4pm Open & 4.10pm Novice on a Sunday

Taree Congress Results
https://portal.stepbridge.com.au/reports/congress/13332/1/2.5
https://results.stepbridge.com.au/tournament/events/show/13332

4.10PM SESSION UPDATES
Novice 4.10pm on Monday, Wednesday, Friday & Saturday
Restricted 4.10pm on Tuesday & Thursday

WA Evening Session Survey: www.stepbridge.com.au/western-australia-survey/
StepBridge wants to find out how much interest there is in holding an Evening Session a couple of times a week, at a time that suits the WA players. We ask that interested WA players please fill in the survey ASAP.

Grafton Bridge Club Congress
Saturday 18 June 2022, 10am AEST, online on StepBridge
Entries: www.nswba.com.au/tourn/eventDetails.asp?tid=3630
Entry Fee: $20 per player (payable by EFT to: Grafton Bridge Club  BSB: 637 000  Acc: 780225017  Reference: Surname Numbers & ABF number) Entry Form: Click Here

StepBridge Australia July Congress
Saturday 16 July 2022, 10am AEST, online on StepBridge
Registration: www.stepbridge.com.au/stepbridge-july-2022-congress-entry-registration/
Entry List: www.stepbridge.com.au/stepbridge-july-2022-congress-entry-list/
Entry Fee: 400 Participation Points per player. The cost will be deducted from your account at the time of entry. Please ensure you have enough Participation Points in your account.
Entry Form: Click Here

StepBridge May Newsletter: Click here to view our latest newsletter. Please read.

Red Point Sessions
Sunday 22 May – 8.00pm Open
Wednesday 25 May – 7.45pm Restricted & 8.00pm Open
Saturday 28 May – 1.00pm Open & 1.15pm Restricted
Monday 30 May – 10.00am Novice
Tuesday 31 May – 4.00pm Open & 4.10pm Restricted
Thursday 2 June – 7.45pm Novice & 8.00pm Open
Saturday 4 June – 9.50am Open Individual & 10.00am Novice
Sunday 5 June – 2.30pm Open, Restricted & Novice
Monday 6 June – 1.00pm Open & 1.15pm Restricted
Tuesday 7 June – 4.00pm Open & 4.10pm Restricted
Friday 10 June – 7.45pm Restricted & 8.00pm Open
Sunday 12 June – 2.30pm Open, Restricted & Novice
Sunday 12 June – 8.00pm Open
Wednesday 15 June – 10.00am Novice
Friday 17 June – 1.00pm Open & 1.15pm Restricted
Sunday 19 June – 2.30pm Open, Restricted & Novice
Wednesday 22 June – 7.45pm Restricted & 8.00pm Open
Saturday 25 June – 1.00pm Open & 1.15pm Restricted
Sunday 26 June – 2.30pm Open, Restricted & Novice
Tuesday 28 June – 4.00pm Open & 4.10pm Restricted
Wednesday 29 June – 10.00am Novice

Session Times
(based on Australian Eastern Standard Time)
Open Individual 9.50am [Saturday & Sunday]
Novice (under 100 masterpoints) 10.00am
Open 1.00pm
Restricted (under 300 masterpoints) 1.15pm
Open 4.00pm
Novice (under 100 masterpoints) 4.10pm [Monday, Wednesday, Friday & Saturday] & 7.45pm [Tuesday & Thursday]
Restricted (under 300 masterpoints 4.10pm [Tuesday & Thursday] & 7.45pm [Monday, Wednesday & Friday]
Open 8.00pm

All sessions are scored using Matchpoints,
except the Thursday 8.00pm Open and Sunday 4.00pm Open sessions which are scored using IMPs.

Systems & Brown Sticker Conventions
In line with the ABF system regulations, the only approved systems on StepBridge are Green, Blue & Red for Open sessions and Green & Blue for Novice & Restricted sessions.
Brown sticker conventions and Yellow (HUM) systems are banned from StepBridge.
This includes Myxomatosis Two’s & Optimal Two bids.
Please update your system card accordingly.
Please refer to this link http://abfevents.com.au/events/tournregs/ABFSystemRegs2017.pdf for further information.