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Practice play in conjunction with Hull Bridge Club

Please note that the practice play sessions will continue on most* Thursdays starting at 7.30 p.m. as well as usually* on 1st & 3rd Sundays of each month, starting at 2 p.m.

* please keep an eye on the Calendar 

 


                                                             

 

 

 
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This page has information and news of interest to the members. For a full list of forthcoming events, see "Calendar" on the menu and for a list of results see "Results".

Beginners Course

2018

April

11th    Introduction & Opening 1NT
18th    Opening 1NT & 2NT
25th    Declarer play in NT

May

2nd   No Class, but poss practice play (TBC)
9th   Leading against a NT contract 
16th  No Class (bridge club AGM)
23nd   No Class (hols)  
30th   Ways of winning tricks 

June

6th    Trumps
13th   Opening one of a suit & responses part 1
20th   Opening one of a suit & responses part 2   
27th   Opening one of a suit & responses part 3    

July

 4th   Stayman  
11th  Limit bids 
18th  Opening one of a suit - which suit to choose  
 25th  Reverse bidding 

August

1st   Simple overcalls 
8th    2-level openers
15th Making enquiries
22nd Pre-emptive bidding 
29th  Jump overcalls 

September

5th   An Introduction to Take out doubles 

   Dates & topics may be subject to alteration


 

 

Consolidation Course

2017

October

 9th    Opening & responding to 1NT/2NT opener
16th   Opening at the one-level
23rd   Continuing the bidding when partner opens at the 1-level, part 1
30th   Continuing the bidding when partner opens at the 1-level, part 2 

November

6th    No Class
13th  Pre-empts
20th  Opening with a strong 2-bid
27th  No Class

December
4th   Looking for slams
11th   Simple overcalls

2018

January
      
8th    Jump overcalls & Take out doubles     
15th  What everyone else does after a take out double, part 1 - Doubler's partner  
22nd What everyone else does after a take out double, part 2 - Opener's partner 
29th  No class  

February

5th    No class  
12th  Signals     
19th  Leading & Defence   
26th  Defeating trump contracts 

March

5th   Which suit to open? 
12th Where do tricks for declarer come from?    
19th  Bidding to show shape & points  
26th Doubling & overcalling a 1NT opener  

April

9th     An Introduction to Jacoby transfers
16th   More about Stayman
23rd   Revision of leading & defence

 (dates & topics may be subject to alteration)

Intermediate Course

2018            

January

11th   Introduction /  Doubling 1NT & Halmick 
18th   Negative doubles 
25th   Transfers over 1NT & 2NT openers

February

1st     Much more about Stayman 
8th     5-card Stayman over 2NT openers
15th   Jump overcalls - what sort?
22nd   Signals

March

1st     Postponed due to snow  
8th     2-level openers - weak or strong? Part 1
15th   2-level openers - weak or strong? Part 2
22nd  4th suit forcing
29th   Playing your honour or not   

April

5th     Countering an overcall
12th   Defending in 2nd seat
19th   Defending in 3rd seat
26th   Overcalls, sacrifices & phantoms

May

3rd    Bending the Rules
10th  Slamming 
17th  Splinter bids
24th  No Class
31st  No Class

June

7th Responses to Take Out Doubles (end of course)

(dates & topics may be subject to alteration)