The NVBA Unit GameThe NVBA has restarted their Thursday night Face-to-Face unit game at the Beth El Hebrew Congregation, 3830 Seminary Road, Alexandria, Virginia. There's a Face-to-Face game every week for the forseeable future. The weekly BBO game has been paused.
- You NO LONGER need to show COVID vaccination proof.
- Please bring a mask. The Beth El Mask Policy states that masks are optional. However, if any player requests that all wear masks at their table, NVBA asks that the request be honored.
- NVBA is now a cash-free enterprise. Please bring your credit card. The game fee is $10.00 plus a $2.00 security fee.
- The games start at 7:00 PM, but please arrive by 6:55 PM. Late arrivals will not be able to enter the building.
- Beth El is a non-smoking campus. Smoking is prohibited inside or out while on Beth El property.
- A/X - stratified 0-3000 and 3000+
- B/C - stratified 0-500 and 500-2000
- 199er - stratified 0-50, 50-100 and 100-200
Unit game schedules
- 2023 Unit game schedule and results (web page)
- 2023 Open game schedule (printable PDF)
- 2023 199er game schedule (printable PDF)
Address all unit game questions and scoring corrections to:
Chief Director Jim Gerding -or-
Novice game Director Steve Rothman
Guaranteed partners! At present, the unit game DOES NOT provide guaranteed partners. If you'd like to volunteer to BE a guaranteed partner, contact one of the partnership chairs below.
If you're looking for a partner, or, would like to volunteer to be a guaranteed partner, contact:
Unit Game - Jason Carter
Sectionals - Jay Simon
If you're an ACBL member with fewer than 5 ACBL masterpoints, you play FREE at the NVBA unit game and sectionals. Also, any first-time player at the unit game plays free. See the director.
Historic unit game results
2023 2022 2021 2020 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011
Alert! NVBA board approves "Transfer responses to 1♣ openers" at the Unit Game. Learn about these bids and the defenses to them.