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Courses with Delma Murray
Courses with Delma Murray

Bridge Courses with Delma Murray

Winter and Spring 2016

ACBL Accredited 4 Star Bridge Teacher & Director
Better Bridge Accredited Teacher
American Bridge Teachers Association Professional Member

In Oak Bay at Monterey Seniors Centre - 1442 Monterey Ave. 

Register in person or by phone at 250 370 7300  Registration starts December 1st, 2015

Beginner 

(Club Series)  

               

A course for new bridge players, those who have played bridge but never had lessons, and those who want to sharpen and modernize their foundation in the basics.

 

8 Tuesdays

1 to 3:30 pm

Jan 12 – Mar 1

 

 

Play of the Hand

(Diamond Series)           

Basic declarer play for those who have completed a Beginner course and experienced players who want to sharpen their playing technique.  This course also includes additional bidding and defence topics.

 

8 Wednesdays

9:15 to 11:45 am

Feb 10 – Mar 30

 

 

Defence 

(Heart Series)                

Learn how to get more tricks when defending. Suitable for experienced intermediate plus players who want to sharpen their defensive skills and improve communication with partners.  It is strongly suggested that partners attend this course together.

 

8 Tuesdays

9:15 to 11:45 am

Jan 12 – Mar 1

 

 

Bidding Brushup

         

A review of bidding in the Standard American System, including reverses, cue bid limit raises, and dealing with interference over Stayman

 

4 Wednesdays

9:15 to 11:45 am

 

Jan 13 – Feb 3

 

 

Conventions

(Part 1)                 

Intermediate course covering responses to no trump openings, strong two club openings and pre-emptive openings, including how to deal with interference from opponents.

4 Thursdays

9:15 to 11:45 am

 

Jan 14 – Feb 4

 

 

 

Conventions

(Part 2)               

Intermediate course covering conventions used after openings of one of a suit, including forcing and non-forcing bids and dealing with interference.

 

4 Thursdays

9:15 to 11:45 am

 

Feb 11 – Mar 3

 

 

Conventions

(Part 3)                

Covers competitive auctions by advanced players, including conventional doubles and cuebids.

 

4 Thursdays

7 to 9 pm

 

Jan 14 – Feb 4

 

Conventions

(Part 4)                

Covers methods used by advanced players to find slams, including quantitative, control showing, control asking, and slam forcing bids. 

4 Thursdays

7 to 9 pm

 

Feb 11 – Mar 3

 

 

Conventions

(Part 1)                

Intermediate course covering responses to no trump openings, strong two club openings and pre-emptive openings, including how to deal with interference from opponents.

 

4 Thursdays

7 to 9 pm

Mar 10 – Mar 31

Conventions

(Part 3)                

Covers competitive auctions by advanced players, including conventional doubles and cuebids.

 

4 Thursdays

9:15 to 11:45 am

Mar 10 – Mar 31

 

8 week classes are $140 plus tax and 4 week classes are $80 plus tax. 

Monterey Centre members receive a 15% discount on daytime classes.

Private classes are also available

 

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