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Players at the club make that special effort to be courteous and to adhere to recognised etiquette ensuring that duplicate bridge is played in an atmosphere which is enjoyable for one and all. The Club is registered with the Junta de Andalucia and is for members; visitors are always welcome but we suggest you phone Andrew or Marion before coming. We are non profit making and, as funds permit, organise and fund social events for members. The winners of each session, provided they are members and regardless of the number of tables, are given a 'free game'. We hold several event during the year, including Simultaneous Pairs; the Trumps Annual Championship is held in February each year.
We play duplicate bridge on Mondays and Thursdays starting at 3.00pm at the Hotel Al Andalus, Maro. If you need a partner contact Andrew, 958659500 or 677655095. or Marion , 952522362 or 626796914.
The Hotel Al Andalus, Nerja, Malaga, Spain is located just 200 meters from the famous and spectacular Caves of Nerja and overlooks the Mediterranean sea.
The restaurant area comprises of three spacious and large rooms (all air-conditioned) with a varied menu. There is a menu del dia for just 8.95 Euros. Outside is a terrace, so it is possible to have a meal or just a drink and a chat with fellow players before and after the bridge play.
Watch a video about the Al-Andalus Hotel Click here
This was held on Sunday 11th February in the Caves Restaurant Maro. This was followed by Dinner.
16 tables split into 2 sections ( red and blue) playing identical boards..
Winners of the Red section were Nan Cowie and Bob Mitchell.
Winners of the Blue section and overall winners were presented with the David Leake Trophy presented by Sue Moulden .... Marion Talbot and Sue Cobley.
A vote of thanks was proposed by Paul Evans, Flowers thanking the event organiser Marion Talbot were presented by Jette Lind.
Our thanks go to the management and Catering Staff at the Caves Restaurant for their excellent attention which played a large part towards a very successful event.
And last but by far not least. A huge thank you to Micheal O'Brien for writing the curtain cards and boarding the hands. We so appreciate all the time this takes on our behalf.
Currently there are no bridge teachers in the area. The following are some useful websites to help beginners and improvers.
The Club has 12 EBU qualified Tournament Directors:
Pete Hope, Cris Layton, Sue Moulden, Ron Moulden, Ewa Celinska, Derek Winterflood, Johan Scholte,
Mark Overton, Marion Talbot, Liz Cogley, Paul Evans and Sue Cobley
Play Bridge where you want to through the application Funbridge on iPhone iPad and iPod Touch! The clear and intuitive interface allows you to find all the ambiance of a bridge table at your fingertips., The application is free and available in the App Store or from iTunes.
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Many professional bridge players and teachers frequent various online forums. Post your bridge question to: Bridge Base Forums - lots of activity and interesting topics.