Don't forget to book in for our 2nd Summer Swiss Pairs on Friday 1st June
There is also our Pairs League on Wednesday 6th June.
Need a partner - see Members Services
No fear bridge provides a variety of online activities that aims to make learning bridge fun and easy.
It has beginner, intermediate and advanced sections. Players can opt for different systems including weak twos , strong no trump and 5-card majors.
As qualified teachers Maureen and Jean have full access and a discount code for their students. They can now include bridge club members.
Anyone can have two weeks free access just by going onto the website. If you then decide you want to subscribe please ask Maureen for the discount code.
Exeter Bridge Club is pleased to announce that Jean Harrison and Maureen Dalton will be holding lessons with us again.
Lessons are held at the club's new location at the Gipsey Hill Hotel, Exeter.
Courses consist of two ten week terms, cost £80 per term. No need to book.
Beginners 2nd term starts 11th January - 15th March
Improvers 2nd term starts 9th January - 13th March
For further information please contact Jean Harrison on 01392 432476 or Maureen Dalton at 01392 221163
You can also apply using the form below which will generate emails to Jean & Maureen
1 Introduction to mini bridge
2 Mini bridge – trump contracts
3 Mini bridge – leads in defense
4 Opening 1NT (no trump)
5 Responding to 1NT
6 Bidding unbalanced hands
8 Strong responder
9 NT rebids
11 Playing trump contracts
12 Competitive bids 1 - overcalls
13 Competitive bids 2 - take out doubles
14 Competitive bids 3 - 1NT overcall
16 Opening weak two’s
17 Bidding strong hands
19 Slam bidding
Revision – weeks 1-3
1. NT balanced hands + stayman
2. Unbalanced hands
3. Competitive bidding
4. Red suit transfers (RST)
5. Advanced RST
6. Counting and hand shape
7. Benji Acol 1 - weak two’s and responses
8. Benji Acol 2 – strong hands
10. McKenny discards
11. Losing trick count
12. Plan the play trump contracts
13. Negative doubles
14. Plan the play in NT
15. Reversing – strong two suited hands
16. Defense v NT
17. Michael’s cue bids + Unusual NT
18. Fourth suit forcing
19. Defense v suit contract