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March Sectional

The Unit's March Sectional was held March 14 - 16

at the Palm Springs Convention Center. 

Click here for the results.

Board Changes

In light of Gary Delestine's resignation, the Board has appointed Jim Weeks to complete the balance of Gary's term and has elected William Stine as vice-president

Welcome to UNIT 533 
New Members:

Cheeky Carlson 

Stephen Epstein 

Donald Garner 

Darwin Goetz 

Jack Keith 

Margie Lee

Swiss Sunday

Jamie announced that next Sunday, April 27,  will be the last Swiss team event of the season.  Reservations please.


Marilyn and Jerry Gitt Awards 

Duncan Bridge Center announced the 2013 winners of the Marilyn and Jerry Gitt Awards, which are given to the Duncan Center 299ers accumulating the most master points during the year.  The winners receive 25 free plays. They are:

Rick Greenthal      0-49

Scott Magged        50-149

Lou Goldsmith       50-299     

Novice Games for Newer Players at DBC

Newer players wishing to play and advance their skills in a friendly learning environment.
Click here for a listing of offerings.


Congratulations to 

Recently Promoted Members

Life Master

Donna Darvey

Bronze Life Master

Mary Hogan

Gold Life Master

Jean Wilkinson

Regular and Special We​ekday Unit Games  

Click here for details

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Welcome Visitors

Our website has all the information you need about the duplicate bridge community in the Coachella Valley from Palm Springs to Indio.  Please go to "About the Website" for a description of each page.


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IRCC  Apr 17 

PGA    Apr 14

​ DBC  Apr 12

  RM   Apr 4

​ PGA   Apr 3

 PGA   Apr 3

Vntg  Mar 25

    SC  Mar23

 DBC  Mar 21

 STM  Mar 20

 DBC  Mar 19

IRCC  Mar 13

 DBC  Mar 5 

 DBC  Feb 19

 DBC  Feb 11



Stanley Hack & Rosalind Hack

Bill Musch & Marynel Musch

Marilyn Loesberg & Lynn Zimmer

Dale Thune & Barbara Stanton

MIck Riccio & Jim Maniscalco

Ann Lahey & Frank Shah

Ron Livingston & Sandy Livingston

Anne Lund & Tom Lund

Silvio Parodi & Pamela Parodi

Abigail Wright & Jacque Williams

Paul Geld & Deanna Abend 

Rosalind Hack & Patti Stuhlman

John Currie & Fred Theurkauf 

Lynn Criss & Jack Barr

Jim Darvey & Fred Hamilton

70% Honor Roll


Sunday, April 6 at Duncan Bridge Center

Congratulations to all of the award winners.

Go to the Awards/ Races page to see all of the winners. 


Sunday May 4th 1PM

Combined game with Jamie and Marie

together at Duncan Bridge Center

Save the date

reservations please

Members Email List

The Members email list will no longer be published. Because of changes in federal privacy and liability laws, it is unwise and imprudent for a small organization such as ours to publish a members email list

Open Letter About The 2014 Election

Click here to read an open letter from the Unit Board concerning the 2014 election