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24th November

On Monday Afternoon a record turnout of six and a half tables played a two winner Mitchell movement. North/South were led by Bob Reeve and Nicky Bainbridge with 59.17 followed by Bill & Lyn Stubbins with 58.33. East/West was led by Cynthia Martin & Avis Raynor with 62.86 followed by Howard Carless & Gordon McLachlan with 62.14.

On Monday Evening six tables played a single winner movement. Brian Mawby & David Reed led with 63.75, but hard on their heels were Clare & Marion Dixon with 63.33.

On Tuesday Afternoon of last week twelve full tables played a two winner movement. Janet O’Connor & Pauline Batchelor led North/South with 58.41 followed by Greta Taylor & Diana Kinch with 55.91. East/West was led by Edwige Quick & Sue Robards with 62.73 followed by Roy Roberts & Alison Hatswell with 57.95.

Five tables played a single winner movement on Thursday Evening. Graham Clarke & Pat Exelby led with an emphatic 72.40 followed by Chris Cooper & Rosemary Jordan scoring 65.10.

Our individually scored Champagne Handicap competition is moving towards its half way point and is presently led by Pat Exelby, but it runs all the way through to May.

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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.

What can you do for bridge?
What can you do for bridge?
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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.

See you soon.

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.

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. 

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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