Richmond Bridge Association

Welcome to the Official Site for the Richmond Bridge Association, Unit 109, part of District 6 of the American Contract Bridge League! Here you will find information on duplicate bridge in central Virginia.

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Richmond Sectional Update

The first sectional at the Guzman Community Center went well. Anne and Harry Alferink continued their excellent volunteer work in hosting the hospitality. They had the following thank you:

We would like to thank all who generously brought delicious food for the Sectional. We received several compliments on the quality of the Richmond Sectional hospitality, and we have our wonderful bridge community to thank for continuing the tradition. Thank you!

For more details, see the current newsletter.

–Barry Fratkin, President, RBA

Will’s Farewell Party

On Friday, October 11, the Bridge Center hosted a game in honor of Will Williams, who will be leaving Richmond to live permanently in Honolulu. He will be missed!

In addition to honoring him with a poem, he and his partner Jack, who passed away last year,  were inducted into the RBA Hall of Fame.

If you have pictures, please email them to More pictures will be listed soon.

Poem for Will
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New Friendly Bridge Class, September 15


Friendly BridgeThe new Friendly Bridge class for newcomers will begin again on September 15,  2019. No registration required. Just show up at the Bridge Center (1911 Bishop Road, behind Krispy Kreme just west of Staples Mill and Broad) on Sunday between 5:30 and 5:45. The lessons are from 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm. You will receive a FREE BOOK, and the first 4 lessons are FREE! At week 5, you will pay $4.00 per week. Please come and try bridge out. You will learn a new skill while meeting some very nice folks. It might be the best decision you ever made!

Feel free to come join us any time.