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Bridge Classes for those new to Bridge

The course is structured around Paul Marston's popular "Introduction to Bridge". This class will commence on Thursday 14th November 2019 and will run for 6 weeks. Times are 9 am to 11 am. The cost will be $50 and this includes the text book. Further practice play sessions will be scheduled for this class in the new year (TBD). Please contact Jean Coffey on 0488 182 504 or jeancoff@bigpond.com if you are interested in joining the class or need more detail about our lessons.

General Practice / Supervised Play

This continues each Wednesday from 9:30am to 12:30pm. Please contact Alan on 0400 016 502 or aprobins@ozemail.com.au for any details on the Supervised sessions.

Handouts for Intermediate Bridge Classes 08/09/2019 to 14/10/2019

Week 1

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Week 2

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Week 3

Click here for the slides as a pdf file

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Click here for the video The video is quite large and may take a minute or two to load.

Week 4

Click here for the slides as a pdf file

Click here for the slides as a pdf file with 10 slides per page for printing if you wish

Click here for the video The video is quite large and may take a minute or two to load.

Click here for a description plus examples of Stuart's preferred way of bidding after your partner opens at the 1 level in a suit and your RHO doubles. This was not described in the video.

Week 5

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Click here a pdf file containing the slides and text describing what was said for each slide. Unfortunately the session was not recorded so this is the best I can do.

Week 6

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Summary

Click here for a summary of all the sessions. The summary will provide a framework to help you and your partner in agreeing how you will handle competitive auctions. You may agree to follow the guidelines proposed or substitute your own guidelines. In either case, you will be well on the way to having a structure to better handle competitive auctions.

Handouts for Improver Bridge Classes 29/04/2019 to 3/06/2019

Week 1

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Week 2

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Week 3

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Click here for a note on the probability that the opponents' cards are distributed in a particular way

Week 4

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Week 5

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Click here for the video The video is quite large and will take a minute or two to load.

Week 6

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Click here for the video The video is quite large and will take a minute or two to load.

Handouts for Intermediate Bridge Classes 4/02/2019 to 1/04/2019

Click here for the notes