North Orlando Bridge Center
Classes
Beginning Bridge Class

Mondays from 9:30 to 11:30 am 

Starting September 18, 2017 at Maitland location

Cost: $100 for 12 Sessions 

These topics are for the absolute beginner or above player.  This class utilizes teaching material authored by noted teacher and lecturer Pat Harrington. Three full lessons are devoted to trick taking and understanding what a contract is before bidding is introduced.  Lessons 4 through 6 cover notrump opening bids and responses, major suit opening bids and responses, and minor suit opening bids and responses. Lessons 7-12 subjects include dummy points, notrump bids by responder, notrump rebids by opener, takeout doubles, preempts, and strong 2C openings.  

 

Glen's Play of the Hand Class

Wednesday Mornings from 9:30 to 11:30 amm

Starting September 20, 2017 at Maitland location

Cost: $100 for 10 weeks  

Here’s your opportunity to focus on play of the hand.  Learn to take as many tricks as you can in every hand you play.  There is a certain amount of bidding review and defense in every session but the primary objective is play of the hand.  Learn the techniques that will make you a better bridge player.   These topics are for the advanced beginner or above player.  This class utilizes teaching material authored by noted teacher and lecturer Pat Harrington with instruction, played hands, and handouts provided.    

Topics to be covered are: 

  • Counting Winners And Entries in NT
  • Counting Losers And Drawing Trump
  • Promotion In Suits And NT
  • Using Length In Suits And NT
  • The Finesse
  • Dummy Points And Trumping In Dummy
  • Discarding A Loser
  • Practice With Finesses
  • Watch Out For The Opponents!
  • This Is A Hold Up!
  • Protect Your Honor.