On Monday Evening eight full tables were led by Pat Exelby and Graham Clarke with 62.80. Edward and Ishar White were second with 61.01, followed by Geoff Bennett and Helen Foster.
The Founders Championship Pairs is still led by Graham Clarke and Pat Excelby with Malcom Melrose and Max Kynoch second. It’s early days yet though, only five events out of 20+ played and last year’s winners are lurking in 5th place.
Our new short Monday Afternoon Pairs grew to four full tables and was won by John Chard & Felicity White.
On Tuesday afternoon of last week, a traffic hit session of nine full tables was led by John Chard and Alan Page with 62.85 closely followed by Brian Mawby and David Reed on 62.50 and, very close again, Pauline Ferris and Alison Hatswell with 62.15.
On Thursday Evening 6 pairs were led by Jim Bainbridge and Chris Cooper with 66.00.
In the Coventry League Division 2 the Blues lost to Peugeot at Coventry.
We had eight players looked after by three mentors on Monday morning enjoying the challenge of playing and discussing randomly dealt hands. On Wednesday 18 players practised judging whether to double or bid on in competitive auctions. Our Fundamentals of Acol is running on Thursday mornings and our Advanced Course on Competitive Bidding is running on Tuesday mornings.
We want you to enjoy playing bridge as much as we do so please let us know if there is anything that we can do to improve your enjoyment. We welcome your suggestions.