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News - December 9, 2011

Palo Alto woman wins national bridge tournament

Geeske Joel found her passion in the 'most challenging card game ever invented'

by Sue Dremann

Geeske Joel might have come to bridge at a late age for a competitor, but that hasn't stopped her from reaching the top. Joel, 48, and her team won the fall North American Bridge Championships board-a-match team competition this past Sunday (Dec. 4). The three-day event was held in Seattle, Wash., and is sponsored by the American Contract Bridge League.

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