ACBL Unit 231


Notes and News

Roanoke Holiday game is Tuesday, Dec. 16, “pot luck”.

Novice lessons are offered Fridays 11:00 AM – noon in Blacksburg, before the regular game.

We mourn the loss of Larry Finckenor, who died November 22 at the age of 88.  We will miss him.

About Us

Unit 231 is part of District 6 of the American Contract Bridge League and consists of three clubs:

Blacksburg, Virginia

Roanoke, Virginia

Bluefield, Virginia and Bluefield West Virginia, combined


The officers of the unit are:

Rich Rio, president and tournament coordinator (richrio428@yahoo.com, 540-961-5505)

Doug Althouse, vice president (swimalt@cox.net, 540-342-6524)

Anne Seaver, secretary (amseaver@outlook.com, 304-425-3857)

Betty and Henry Wise, co-treasurers (eiwise@cox.net, 540-989-0673)

Carol Hubbard, hospitality chair (carolsings1@comcast.net, 540-961-9449)

Susie and Paul Sensmeier, co-partnership chairs (pes107@aol.com, 540-381-5739)

Bob Schulman, IT chair (schulman@vt.edu, 540-230-8504)


Blacksburg Club

Blacksburg Game Results

Director: Richard Huber

Location: Blacksburg Recreation Center, 725 Patrick Henry Drive, Blacksburg

Schedule: 12:30 PM Monday, Wednesday, and Friday

For information, contact the director

For partners, contact Susie or Paul Sensmeier (pes107@aol.com, 540-381-5739)


Bluefield Club

Bluefield Game Results

Director: Shade White

Location: Mountain View Student and Conference Center

                  3175 East Cumberland Rd., Bluefield, WV

Schedule: 12:30 PM Monday (Fincastle Bridge Club)

                   12:30 PM Thursday (Four Seasons Bridge Club)

                   12:30 PM Saturday (Four Seasons Bridge Club)

For information and partners, contact the director.


Roanoke Club

Roanoke Game Results

Director: Bev Impara

Location: Brambleton Center, 3738 Brambleton Avenue SW, Roanoke

Schedule: 12:30 PM Tuesday (Star City Duplicate Club)

                   12:30 PM Thursday (MKT Bridge Club)

For information and partners, contact the director


Other Sites of Interest

American Contract Bridge League

Mid-Atlantic Bridge Conference

District 6 of ACBL

Steve Robinson’s Solver’s Club

Bridge Guys Bridge Conventions

Bridge Clues


Last updated December 15, 2014