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24th May

On Monday Afternoon six tables played a two winner Mitchell movement. Glenys Barton & Roy Blackmore led North / South with 60.00. 60.00 was also the score that saw Pat & Ron Fisher into first place on the East / West side.

The scratch pair of Michael Ward & Jane Reed led the field on Monday Evening. Margaret & Ivan Beniston were second with 58.63 and the consistent Max Kynoch & Malcolm Melrose were third with 56.85 just ahead of Helen Foster & Geoff Bennett. The nine full table arrow switched Mitchell movement was the latest in our Founders Championship pairs series. Of the pairs who have played a significant number of events, Malcolm & Max are just ahead of Helen & Geoff.

On Tuesday Afternoon Max & Malcolm led the twelve table North / South with 64.32. John Crompton & Paula Pugh took second with 60.68. East / West were led by John Chard & Alan Page with 63.86. Edwige Quick & Sue Robards took second place with 59.32.

Dennis Angove & John Jarvis topped the Thursday Evening Session with 65.97. Dennis has moved up into second place in the two prize individual handicap. We’re in the closing stages now!

Five tables practised 1NT openings and responses in our Wednesday morning coached practice session.

 
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Danetre Bridge Club

Danetre Bridge Club meets on Wednesday Evenings in Daventry - click to visit their web site

Lutterworth Bridge Club

Lutterworth Bridge Club, meets on Wednesday evenings (7pm), at Cotesbach Village Hall. You’ll find quality EBU affiliated bridge played in a good spirit.

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Rugby Village Bridge Club Organisation

Rugby Village Bridge Club Staff provide:

  • Hosts
  • Tournament Directors
  • Scorers
  • Stewards
  • Catering
  • Teaching
  • Practice Session Supporters
  • Administrators.

All our players have to do is:

  1. Turn up, play, enjoy the bridge; and
  2. Make sure your partner and opponents enjoy the bridge.

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Dunchurch Village Hall
Dunchurch Village Hall

We are based in the Dunchurch Sportsfield and Village Hall which is three miles from Rugby town centre. Built in 2003, the Hall has several rooms, all with modern kitchen facilities and toilets. There are seventy off street parking places, lit at night. There are accessibility features throughout.

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The Club Room Annex
The Club Room Annex

In 2012, the RVBC moved into a virtually dedicated Club Room with a separate entrance. We have room for up to 10 tables. We store our equipment in cupboards in the room. We do not have to take tables up and down and do not have to move or stack chairs. We have our own notice board with news and results. The room includes refurbished kitchenette with fridge and dishwasher. There are clean comfortable toilet facilities, including accessible facilities. 

When the bridge is too hard.....
When the bridge is too hard.....

We serve unlimited tea, coffee and biscuits in each session, and we believe you should enjoy them. Mugs and cups are always provided and are washed hygienically in a dishwasher.

 
Bridge 3
Bridge 3

Bridge 3 consists of 10 two hour sessions.

It is designed to follow on from Bridge 1 and Bridge 2.

The contents of Bridge 1 and Bridge 2 are available under "Bridge Tuition and Practice" on the left hand side of the home page.

Although there will be extensive revision it will help you to get the best out of Bridge 3 if you have some familiarity with most of the material in Bridge 1 and Bridge 2!

The course structure is along the following lines:

  1. Protocol and Counting Losers 
  2. Using the Losing Trick to Bid Suit Contract & Suit Contract Play
  3. Bidding and Playing No Trump Contracts
  4. Opening Very Strong Unbalanced Hands
  5. Asking for Aces
  6. Review of Competitive Bidding & Bidding in the Protective Position 
  7. Defence Revision & Opening Leads
  8. Discards and Signals
  9. Transfers for Weak Take Out
  10. Transfers for Game Tries

The actual content of sessions may be varied to suit a particular group of students.

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