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Class Act

It is hard to play like a champion, but easy to behave like one.

A   "CHUMP"                                     A   "CHAMP

gives free lessons                          does not preach

sides with opponents                    sides with partner

                 berates partner                               treats partner with respect

                dwells on bad results                             move on                        

            makes partner wish....                allows partner to enjoy.....

........... he were elsewhere             .......... the game

                                              is in his own world                       knows that bridge is a partnership game

       thinks he knows it all                    is willing to learn

               insists on playing his favorite conventions only    is open to partners suggestions

              © 2001 – Marty Bergen

Active Ethics - April 2018 Bridge Bulletin

Interesting Article for ALL Bridge Players

Thursday Night Game Status

Game ON!

Thursday night  game, July 19, 6:30 PM

All are welcome to come play & BEAT THE HEAT

Review & Beyond

Wednesdays at 9:00 am

Continues July 18 - 3 Sessions over next 3 weeks

 This series for Review & Beyond is designed to take a step beyond the Intermediate series.  

Topics include Inverted Minors, "RKC & Cue Bidding for Slams" and "Defensive Signals & Capelletti".  Anyone interested should contact Alexis Ciconte at Alexiscic@aol.com to register.

 Click the "Bridge Lessons" menu item on the left to get more information about this program.  

Saturday Afternoon Game Invitation

Saturday Open Game, July 21, 12:30 pm

Pre-Register by noon Friday, by email to Carole Everitt, Evertread@icloud.com saying:

Yes I plan to play and my partner is _____. Or, Yes I plan to come as a single

GAME ON or GAME CANCELLED will be posted on the website by Friday afternoon .

 
Common Game

The Common Game

The Common Game is a free service where bridge clubs play identical hands and compare results across North America. After the bridge game, players are provided with an expert analysis and discussion forum here on Bridge Winners.  Hands for a given game are uploaded shortly after 5 PM Eastern.  Click the Common Game icon in the upper right corner to see results.

“Beer Card Monday” has returned. 

During the months (usually the first Monday of the month) of August and September at the 12:30 game come try your luck at winning a “Beer from Barb”.cheeky

Unfamiliar with the “beer card”?  Director, Barbara Rhoades, will explain!

Upcoming STaC Notice

Sectional Tournament at Clubs

STaC Awarding Silver Points

Monday, August 20 to Saturday, August 25

Arrange for your partners early for these Silver Points

International Fund Games

International Fund Month*

Check the calendar for dates with an *

Date: All September
Masterpoints:
63.6% sectional-rated black

NO Director as Partner

On both the Monday & Wednesday afternoon Open Games, the Director will NOT be available to Partner with a Single player until further notice.

Single players will be offered an opportunity to play with other singles.

We regret any inconvenience this causes.

New Feature - Declarer Play Problems

Do you recognize these hands?  Each one was played at the club and contained an interesting declarer play problem. Did you find the solution at the table?  Can you find the solution now?

Hands From The Club

Please call ahead if you are running LATE

Reminder:    If you are running late for a game please call the Studio ( 302-479-5431).  It is not fair to hold up a room full of people wondering whether you are going to come.

Zero Tolerance Policy with emphasis on fragrance allergies

In addition to our clubs adherence to "The Zero Tolerance Policy" as noted under the heading "Dealing with Unacceptable Behavior" we're offering a gentle reminder to "Please be sensitive to players who have fragrance allergies.  Strong perfumes and scented lotions can cause allergic reactions". Thanks for your understanding.

Hesitation!

What I Should Know?

Click for the latest results
Common Game Results
Common Game Results

The Common Game
Results and Analysis

A few words that are key to a successful partnership
A few words that are key to a successful partnership
READ this Article "Fight Dementia - Play Bridge!!"
Dealing with Unacceptable Behavior

Clicking anywhere in this block will take you to a web site which presents The Zero Tolerance Policy in a more informative manner.

Calendar Information
The next few entries from the results and upcoming Events Calendar will  automatically appear in the column below this box.  To see additional results or upcoming events in painful detail click on the calendar and results tabs on the left hand side of the screen.
Results
Mon Jul 16, 2018
12:30 pm Stratified Open Pairs
Mon Jul 16, 2018
7:00 pm Bracketed Swiss Teams
Sat Jul 14, 2018
12:30 pm NAP Qualifier Stratified Open Pairs
Fri Jul 13, 2018
9:00 am 0-750 Pairs
Fri Jul 13, 2018
12:30 pm NAP Qualifier Stratified Open Pairs
Thu Jul 12, 2018
12:30 Stratified Open Pairs
Thu Jul 12, 2018
6:30 pm NAP Qualifier Stratified Open Pairs
Wed Jul 11, 2018
9:00 am Intermediate Lessons - Negative, Support & Maximal Doubles
Wed Jul 11, 2018
12:30 NAP Qualifier Stratified Open Pairs
Tue Jul 10, 2018
6:30 pm Invitational 2018 DSBA Mentoring Program
Calendar
Wed Jul 18, 2018
9:00 am Intermediate Lessons - Inverted Minors
Director: Tom & Alexis Ciconte
Wed Jul 18, 2018
12:30 Stratified Open Pairs
Director: Alexis Ciconte
Thu Jul 19, 2018
12:30 Stratified Open Pairs
Director: Randy Berseth
Thu Jul 19, 2018
6:30 pm Stratified Open Pairs
Director: Carole Everitt
Fri Jul 20, 2018
9:00 am 0-750 Pairs
Director: Alexis Ciconte
Fri Jul 20, 2018
12:30 pm Stratified Open Pairs
Director: Randy Berseth
Sat Jul 21, 2018
12:30 pm Stratified Open Pairs
Director: Carole Everitt
Mon Jul 23, 2018
12:30 pm Stratified Open Pairs
Director: Barbara Rhoades
Mon Jul 23, 2018
7:00 pm Bracketed Swiss Teams
Director: Harold Jordan
Tue Jul 24, 2018
6:30 pm Invitational 2018 DSBA Mentoring Program
Director: Brenda Vogel
Click for the latest results
Common Game Results
Common Game Results

The Common Game
Results and Analysis

A few words that are key to a successful partnership
A few words that are key to a successful partnership
READ this Article "Fight Dementia - Play Bridge!!"
Dealing with Unacceptable Behavior

Clicking anywhere in this block will take you to a web site which presents The Zero Tolerance Policy in a more informative manner.

Calendar Information
The next few entries from the results and upcoming Events Calendar will  automatically appear in the column below this box.  To see additional results or upcoming events in painful detail click on the calendar and results tabs on the left hand side of the screen.
Results
Mon Jul 16, 2018
12:30 pm Stratified Open Pairs
Mon Jul 16, 2018
7:00 pm Bracketed Swiss Teams
Sat Jul 14, 2018
12:30 pm NAP Qualifier Stratified Open Pairs
Fri Jul 13, 2018
9:00 am 0-750 Pairs
Fri Jul 13, 2018
12:30 pm NAP Qualifier Stratified Open Pairs
Thu Jul 12, 2018
12:30 Stratified Open Pairs
Thu Jul 12, 2018
6:30 pm NAP Qualifier Stratified Open Pairs
Wed Jul 11, 2018
9:00 am Intermediate Lessons - Negative, Support & Maximal Doubles
Wed Jul 11, 2018
12:30 NAP Qualifier Stratified Open Pairs
Tue Jul 10, 2018
6:30 pm Invitational 2018 DSBA Mentoring Program
Calendar
Wed Jul 18, 2018
9:00 am Intermediate Lessons - Inverted Minors
Director: Tom & Alexis Ciconte
Wed Jul 18, 2018
12:30 Stratified Open Pairs
Director: Alexis Ciconte
Thu Jul 19, 2018
12:30 Stratified Open Pairs
Director: Randy Berseth
Thu Jul 19, 2018
6:30 pm Stratified Open Pairs
Director: Carole Everitt
Fri Jul 20, 2018
9:00 am 0-750 Pairs
Director: Alexis Ciconte
Fri Jul 20, 2018
12:30 pm Stratified Open Pairs
Director: Randy Berseth
Sat Jul 21, 2018
12:30 pm Stratified Open Pairs
Director: Carole Everitt
Mon Jul 23, 2018
12:30 pm Stratified Open Pairs
Director: Barbara Rhoades
Mon Jul 23, 2018
7:00 pm Bracketed Swiss Teams
Director: Harold Jordan
Tue Jul 24, 2018
6:30 pm Invitational 2018 DSBA Mentoring Program
Director: Brenda Vogel