directs our Wednesday and Friday morning games. Cathy's joviality and woman's
touch create a uniquely classy club atmosphere.
When Cathy is not at bridge,
she works hard as a mother of two.
Lambert is the owner of the Burnaby Bridge Club, which made a bold move to hold
its games at the Vancouver Bridge Centre back in 2003. Gilbert runs his
game on Tuesdays at 7:00, and he certainly draws some of
the friendliest crowds in town. Gilbert's credentials as a director extend
beyond the club, where he formerly worked as a director at our local sectionals.
Gilbert is a silver life master with lots of playing experience, including a
win in the Grand National Teams Flight B.
Chan is the owner of the EC Bridge Club ("EC" standing for "Ever Changing") on Thursday
nights. Eugene has been involved with the club since the big move to this
new location in 1992, and he has brought many new faces into the game.
In the daytime, Eugene is Vice President of Business Development of
ABF Financial Corporation,
for which he also does mortgage consulting.
just about every hat in the world of bridge administration: Unit President and Matchpointer Editor being two of the most well-known, Bruce
McIntyre has established
himself as a local bridge personality. Bruce's energy and enthusiasm
is now being applied to the Wednesday evening game, an 8-week series
featuring a variety of scoring formats: pairs, IMP pairs, teams and a unique
barometer swiss pairs. He also directs Sunday afternoons, the Saturday
Monthly Unit Games, and our local tournaments.
In the daytime, Bruce works for an inventory company.
Theresa has extensive teaching experience and she is the author of a book on
Standard American Yellow Card that has become very popular in the Lower Mainland.
Theresa's current focus at the VBC is Thursday mornings,
which comprise a lesson series on SAYC, and a bridge session
for those new to duplicate or who wish to improve their game.
This session is limited to players with fewer than 100 masterpoints
and is a sanctioned ACBL game. Theresa is available for help
with bid and play questions between rounds and after the game.
directs Monday and Friday evenings with a suitably approachable style. Mark is not new to
directing: he was formerly a director at Vancouver's sectional tournaments.
During the rest of his time, Mark is a courier.
does the accounting and financial work for the Vancouver Bridge Centre.
Adams creates the beautiful flyers and posters for the bridge club's
special events. You can see her work
throughout the year.
Patti is a Silver Life Master.
Brad Bart is the web designer for the Vancouver Bridge Centre.
His latest addition is the monthly bidding contest.
Brad is a competitive Flight A player who has wins at the sectional and
regional levels, but also competes regularly in national tournaments. He has won
the Canadian Open Pairs Championship twice: in 2006 and 2008.