|District 11 Clubs in the HEART of it All|
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District 11 President's Memo to ACBL Board of Directors President, Mr. Ken Monzingo.
Dear Mr. Monzingo, I am writing to express my concerns about several issues that have surfaced in ACBL over the last several months. I feel the ACBL is at a crossroads and needs to change the way it is run.- Mr. Terrell Holt, President, District 11 Board of Directors - MORE
The April 2016 Midwest Monitor is available!
Recruiting New Bridge Players and ACBL Members - What works best?
Thanks to Beth Reid, we have substantial data regarding new ACBL member referrals for the past 5 Years. The overwhelming evidence is that the personal touch - Friends, Clubs or Club Managers/Directors - account for 85% of the reasons new members join the ACBL. Teachers account for 9% of new members. This information might inform how you manage your Unit activities to attract new players and members to our game. DATA
The ACBL Board of Directors and Board of Governors meeting summaries are posted in the Features section below.
NEW! - District 11 Proprieties & Ethics Handbook DRAFT. Here is a source for discussing the ethics and proprieties of bridge with new players, teachers, club directors, sanction holders and experienced tournament veterans. This draft reference draws from ACBL material (Zero Tolerance, Active Ethics, tournament proprieties, and wonderful content from Canterbury Regional Bridge Association of New Zealand. Please send comments for improvement to Steve Moese at firstname.lastname@example.org.
ACBL Marketing Solutions by Pianola Offer - The service is a customized version of Pianola specifically for ACBL Units and Districts. The ACBL will provide the Service at no cost to Units and Districts for a free trial period of twenty-four (24) months. At the end of the free trial, Units and Districts wishing to continue use of Service will enter into an agreement with Pianola to continue use of the Service. Pricing for continued use of the Service will be determined by Pianola based on the Unit and District usage during the free trial period.
New ACBL Life Master Ranks are out - Check out all the changes at the ACBL Master Point Ranks Page
Robert Hartman's Slides from the BoG Meeting (power point download)
ACBL Board of Directors Motions for RENO NABC March 2016
Special Board of Governor's Financial Report on the ACBL
Rank Change Letters -
Beth Reid, our Disctict BoD Representative, asks new life masters from
District 11 to share their stories about their recent rank promotion.
These stories are updated often. If you want to enjoy the
thrill of accomplishment through other's experience, and learn more
anout our District 11 members, read these letters!
Updated October 2015
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D11 TOURNAMENT CALENDAR 2016
May 13-15 Lexington
May 30-Jun 5 CINCINNATI
Jun 10-12 Dayton (NLM)
July 21-31 WASH. DC NABC
Jun 24-26 Louisville
Jul 8-10 Columbus
Jul 15-17 Northern KY,
Jul 15-17 Evansville
Aug 5-7 Dayton
Aug 27-28 Indianapolis (NLM)
Sep 9-11 Pine Mountain
Sep 9-11 Terre Haute
Sep 17-18 Cincinnati (NLM)
Sep 19-26 FORT WAYNE
Sep 19-25 Evansville NLM
Sep 27-Oct 2 FAIRBORN
Oct 7-9 Owensboro
Oct 14-16 Barren River
Oct 14-16 Columbus
Oct 22-23 NAP FINALS (Cinti)
Oct 28-30 Cincinnati
Nov 7-13 LOU/LEX
Nov 18-20 Indianapolis
Nov 27- Dec 4 ORLANDO NABC
Dec 2-4 Dayton