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StepBridge Club Championship
StepBridge will be holding its inaugural Club Pairs Championship during the month of August.  Red masterpoints will be awarded to the top half of each session as well as the top third for those who qualify for the championship.  There will be the four categories of Open, Restricted (under 300 masterpoints), Novice (100 masterpoints), Open Individual players at the following times:

Thursdays 5, 12, 19 & 26 August
Open – Thursday 8:00pm session
Restricted  (under 300 masterpoints) – Thursday 1:15pm session
Novice (under 100 masterpoints) – Thursday 7:45 pm session
Sundays 1, 8, 15 & 22 August
Individual Open – Sunday 9:50am session

For the Restricted and Novice categories, the cut-off for eligibility is as of 31 July 2021. 

The cost will be 100 PPs per person, per session.

To qualify for a category, you need to play at least 3 out of the 4 sessions.  For the pairs session, you need to play with the same partner to qualify.  Your best 3 results will be combined and averaged.  The championship in each category will be awarded to the pair/individual with the highest average.

Prizes will be awarded to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd in each category:
• 1st = 2,500 PPs • 2nd = 1,000 PPs • 3rd = 500 PPs

If you have any questions, please email support@stepbridge.com.au.  
Good luck everyone! 

StepBridge July Newsletter is on our website
www.stepbridge.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/NewsletterJuly2021.pdf

Red Point Sessions
Wednesday 14 July, 1.00pm Open & 1.15pm Restricted
Sunday 18 July, 8.00pm Open
Friday 23 July, 1.00pm Open & 1.15pm Restricted
Monday 26 July, 4.00pm Open
Saturday 31 July, 9.50am Open Individual & 10.00am Novice
August Red Point Sessions with the Club Championship Sessions

Session Times
(based on Australian Eastern Standard Time)
Open Individual 9.50am [note: 30 boards played]
Novice (under 100 masterpoints) 10.00am
Open 1.00pm
Restricted (under 300 masterpoints) 1.15pm
Open 4.00pm
Novice (under 100 masterpoints) 4.10pm [Saturday & Sunday]
Novice (under 100 masterpoints) 7.45pm [Monday, Tuesday & Thursday]
Open 8.00pm

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.

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