The Hertfordshire Bridge Association
 
Harlow bridge club joins the H.B.A.

We are pleased to say that Harlow Knights Bridge Club is now affiliated to Hertfordshire. They meet every Friday 7.30 at Cooks Spinney Primary Academy and Nursery, Cooks Spinney, Mardyke Road, Harlow, Essex, CM20 3BW. See website www.harlowbridgeclub.org.uk for map. Teams of four meet on the second Friday of each month. Email:david.carter987@btinternet.com or call 01279 420340.

 

Click here for HBA Feb 2016 Newsletter
Partnership Desk

The HBA offer a Partnership Desk for all HBA events except those that are preceded by club qualifying heats and club representative competitions.

If you are looking for a partner or team mates, contact Jeff Green, tel: 01923 290067, email: jgqmf@live.co.uk who will be pleased to help.

 
This website provides details of all bridge clubs that are affiliated to the County Assoc and the EBU

Forthcoming HBA Events

All events held at The Bridge Centre unless otherwise notified.


The Annual Competitions Programme and Club Information booklet for the forthcoming season is available here.  Hard copies can be found at your club.  


New HBA Pairs League 2016-2017
Fri 7th Oct starts 7.30pm.  Cash Prizes - join us in this exciting new event, click here for full details and here for manual entry form and here for an online entry form.


Other Forthcoming Events


46th Beds & Northants Congress
Click here for full details and here for the entry form.
Blue Pointed Championship Pairs  -  Sat 19th Sep at 1.00
Green Pointed Swiss Teams  -  Sun 11th Sep at 12.00


Hitchin BC Swiss Pairs
Church Hall of Our Lady and St Andrew, 16 Nightingale Road, Hitchin, SG5 1QS
Autumn Blue Pointed Event  -  Sat 19th Nov at 1.00
Click here for further information and entry form.


WBBC Ultimate Teams Comp.
Bushey Sports Club, Aldenham Road, WD23 2TR - Open to all, First Prize £600 -  Closing date for entries 25th Sept, click here for more information.


Hatfield Heath Swiss Teams
Village Hall, Hatfield Heath CM22 7EA
Blue Pointed Swiss Teams - Sun 9th Oct at 2.00
Click here for further information and entry form.


EBU Really Easy Pairs part of the Autumn Congress
c/o WBBC, Bushey Sports Club, Aldenham Road, WD23 2TR
For less experienced players - Fri 14th Oct at 2.15
click here for further information.




 

When opponents X our Stayman or 4th Suit asking bids

Here we reproduce an extract on this everyday situation from Tuğrul Kaban’s recent book A Complete System for the Tournament Bridge Player which has been shortlisted for International Bridge Press Association ‘Book of the Year’ award and received a 5-star review in September issue of the Bridge Magazine.Click here for the extract.

Misinformation and Misbids

What you can do when you think you are damaged by an opponent’s bid or a wrong explanation of a bid. Gary Conrad sheds some light on this tricky subject. Click here for the information.

Learning and Development

Want to Learn/Improve your Bridge?
A number of our affiliated clubs run local courses and events for beginners and improvers.  Click here for contact details for courses and Clubs near you.


Club Tournament Directors Training
Click here
for more information.


Teaching Course
An EBED Club Teacher training course is being held at Welwyn Garden City Bridge Club on Sat 8th and Sun 9th Oct. Click here for further details.

Results
25th Sep 2016
GP Swiss Teams
Director: Gary
Scorer: Mitch
24th Sep 2016
GP Swiss Pairs
Director: Gary
Scorer: Mitch
13th Sep 2016
Seniors Teams
Director: Gary Conrad
Scorer: Gary Conrad
25th Jul 2016
Swiss Teams Cross Imps results
Calendar
25th Sep 2016
Green pointed Swiss Teams
Wodson Park, Ware 12noon
 Click for more information
7th Oct 2016
Pairs League (continuing 4 Nov & 2 Dec)
Bridge Centre 7.30pm
 Click for more information
23rd Oct 2016
Hertfordshire Rose Bowl
Bridge Centre 12noon
 Click for more information
28th Oct 2016
Really Easy Pairs
Hatfield Heath Village Hall 2pm
 Click for more information
When opponents X our Stayman or 4th Suit asking bids

Here we reproduce an extract on this everyday situation from Tuğrul Kaban’s recent book A Complete System for the Tournament Bridge Player which has been shortlisted for International Bridge Press Association ‘Book of the Year’ award and received a 5-star review in September issue of the Bridge Magazine.Click here for the extract.

Misinformation and Misbids

What you can do when you think you are damaged by an opponent’s bid or a wrong explanation of a bid. Gary Conrad sheds some light on this tricky subject. Click here for the information.

Learning and Development

Want to Learn/Improve your Bridge?
A number of our affiliated clubs run local courses and events for beginners and improvers.  Click here for contact details for courses and Clubs near you.


Club Tournament Directors Training
Click here
for more information.


Teaching Course
An EBED Club Teacher training course is being held at Welwyn Garden City Bridge Club on Sat 8th and Sun 9th Oct. Click here for further details.

Results
25th Sep 2016
GP Swiss Teams
Director: Gary
Scorer: Mitch
24th Sep 2016
GP Swiss Pairs
Director: Gary
Scorer: Mitch
13th Sep 2016
Seniors Teams
Director: Gary Conrad
Scorer: Gary Conrad
25th Jul 2016
Swiss Teams Cross Imps results
Calendar
25th Sep 2016
Green pointed Swiss Teams
Wodson Park, Ware 12noon
 Click for more information
7th Oct 2016
Pairs League (continuing 4 Nov & 2 Dec)
Bridge Centre 7.30pm
 Click for more information
23rd Oct 2016
Hertfordshire Rose Bowl
Bridge Centre 12noon
 Click for more information
28th Oct 2016
Really Easy Pairs
Hatfield Heath Village Hall 2pm
 Click for more information