WE RUN 2 SEPARATE
EVERY MONDAY AFTERNOON.
EACH DUPLICATE RUNS
FROM 1.00pm till 4.15pm.
For anyone who is new to
or feels too nervous to
attend a regular duplicate,
we at West Hants Bridge School
run our famous
at the KNOLE BRIDGE CLUB.
For the more experienced
we run St Luke's Monday Afternoon Duplicate.
St Luke's Church,
St Luke's Road Winton Bournemouth
ALL STANDARDS WELCOME
AT ST. LUKES.
IF YOU HAVE PLAYED
SOME DUPLICATE BRIDGE,
OR YOU ARE AN
EXPERIENCED DUPLICATE PLAYER,
EITHER ON YOUR OWN,
OR WITH A PARTNER.
YOU ARE ALWAYS
GUARANTEED A GAME.
Looking forward to seeing you at either
"THE HELP DUPLICATE"
(see full details opposite)
or "THE MONDAY AFTERNOON DUPLICATE"
at St Luke's Church St Luke's Road Bournemouth at 1.00 pm.
will be held at 12.15pm on
Monday 25th February
Please read the section below about the Manual entititled "HOW TO WIN AT DUPLICATE BRIDGE"
This Manual has been designed to accompany the West Hants Bridge School Beginner's Course.
The 3rd edition of the Manual will be available to purchase at the end of March 2019.
When is my next class
on the Beginner's Course?
The next Tuesday Evening Class will be held on
Tuesday 26th February 2019,
from 7.00pm - 10.00pm
The next Wednesday Evening Class will be held on
Wednesday 27th February 2019.
The next Thursday Afternoon Class will be held on
Thursday 28th February 2019.
from 1.45pm - 4.45pm.
The Topic for each Class is:
“The Take Out Double”
One of the most important types of Overcall
How do you make a Take Out Double?
What does it mean when you make a Take Out Double
What shape of hand do you need to hold to make a Take Out Double?
How do you respond to partner's Take Out Double?
All these questions and many more will be answered this week.
If you are not a member of this year's course, and you would like to join any of the classes to learn about the topic for that week,
please contact David or Chris.
The classes will be held at West Hants Tennis Club.
YOU DO NOT NEED TO BE A MEMBER OF WEST HANTS TO ATTEND ANY CLASS OR WORKSHOP.
The Breakfast Bridge Duplicate is now run with Electronic Scoring.
Instant results no more travellers come and PLAY BRIDGE and join the 21st Centuary.
Every Friday morning at 10.00am at
The Knole Bridge Bridge Club
Freemasons Hall, Knole Rd Boscombe Bournemouth.
10.00am - 10.30am Coffee and Croissants and a good old gossip.
10.30am - 1.00pm Duplicate Bridge.
£6.00 per person for The Duplicate and as much coffee as you can drink and as many croissants as you can eat.
We look foward to welcoming you to our relaxed Duplicate.
Come with or with out a Partner. We run a Host System every Friday, so you are guaranteed to get a game.
See you on Friday at 10.00am with or without a partner.
Karen & David
The next Duplicate at St. Luke's will be held on
Monday 25th February 2019 at 1.00pm.
St Luke’s Duplicate is now using Electronic Scoring.
Instant results and no travellers to fill in.
Come and enjoy playing bridge with the latest simple to use scoring tablets.
Please remember........ DO NOT park in St Luke's carpark before 12.30pm.
There WILL BE A HOST system in operation this week
You are welcome to come With or Without a partner,
that you will get a game.
Our capacity is 18 tables. We are regulary achieving close to this attendance.
If there are more than 72 people, we are obliged to offer our members the first opportunity to play in the Duplicate.
Visitors need to understand that they may be asked to vacate seats for members, if we are over our capacity.
Please be seated by 12.45pm so that we can make a prompt start.
Please note that the start time at St Luke's is 1.00 p.m.
***Please remember that you are not allowed to park in the St. Luke's Church car park before 12.40 pm***
You are allowed to win 1 prize in any 3 month period.
If the winners of the Prize Duplicate have already won a prize during the previous 3 months, then the prize passes to the next pair that have not won.
If either member of the partnership have won a prize during the last 3 months, then that pair cannont win a prize.
ONLY MEMBERS OF St. LUKES BRIDGE CLUB CAN WIN A PRIZE.
The results for the St Luke's duplicate are posted on this website. You will find the results on the results tab on the left hand side or under the date on the right hand side.
Both located at the top of this Home Page.
The Scorer for St Luke's Duplicate is Trevor Cherry. In the case of any scoring queries,
he can be contacted on 01425-673035 or email@example.com
The 3rd edition of this very popular accompaniment
to the West Hants Beginner's Course is currently being updated.
"HOW TO WIN AT DUPLICATE BRIDGE"
CURRENTLY BEING UPDATED.
Will be available to Purchase at the end of March 2019.
Please contact David Berwitz to purchase your copy of this extremley useful Bidding Manual.
This manual has been written by
David Berwitz and Paul Juniper.
It is designed to accompany the West Hants Bridge School, Beginners' and Improvers' Courses
The cost of the manual for students attending either course is £30.00
For anyone who has previously purchased the book and would like to update to the latest version, the cost is £20.00
The manual is a fantastic reference book for both Beginners and Improvers.
An easy to use tool, that will leave you in no doubt as to what to do in many thousands of bidding sequences.
Written in very easy to understand language, with flow charts that show how a huge range of bidding sequences should develop.
I haven't got a clue, what I should bid next?
Should I alert, or announce my partners bid?
What is a reverse bid, and why should I care anyway?
What should I lead to this contract?
What's the score?
What are the 27 Golden Rules that will ensure your Duplicate success?
Plus thousands of other questions answered in this fantastic accompaniment to your bridge playing career.
To purchase the manual, please contact David, either at firstname.lastname@example.org or on 07974-177636.
If you would like to join any of the classes or workshops listed above please ring
David on 07974-177636, or Chris on 07805-971829.
Or you can e-mail David on email@example.com, or Chris on firstname.lastname@example.org
The cost of all courses is £12.00 per person per week, if you pay weekly, or £10.00 per person per week if you pre pay for each term, at the start of each term.
If you miss a class, and you are paying weekly, the cost is £6.00 per person per week for classes missed. This is to cover the cost of the class notes that you will receive, for the missed class. Students that pre pay will not be charged for the class notes for any missed classes.
If you have discussed a "Pick & Choose Option" with David or Chris, you can choose which classes you attend, the cost is £10.00 per person per class.
The "Pick & Choose Option" is only available to students who have fully completed either a Beginner's or Play & Defence course at West Hants Bridge School.
This option is for existing students who would like to refresh certain topics on the course.
The cost for all Workshops is £15.00 per person.
Please keep an eye on this web-site, as it is updated regularly, to show what subjects are being covered in our very popular WORKSHOPS.
During term time (Sept- Nov and Jan - March) the topic for each class in the Beginner's Course will be posted on the website.
We hope to see you at some or all of our worshops that are running through the Autumn and Winter months.
Or at our Beginner's Courses, which commence in September 2018
David & Chris
THERE IS A NEW DUPLICATE IN TOWN.
Every Wednesday at 1.00pm till 4.00pm the Knole Bridge Club is running
"THE NOVICE DUPLICATE."
This Duplicate is designed for the benefit of everybody who would like to play in a Stress Free Duplicate Enviroment.
It is aimed primarily at Bridge players who have learned to play bridge during the last 2 or 3 years, but anyone is welcome.
There is no Help given during this Duplicate. The hands are pre dealt and are available to download from the Knole website at the conclusion of the competition.
THE NOVICE DUPLICATE is designed to appeal to anyone who would like the experience of playing Duplicate Bridge without the stress.
You can come with or without a partner, as a host system is always in operation. So you are guaranteed to get a game.
Please note this duplicate is held at the Knole Bridge Club. Freemasons Hall. Knole Rd, Boscombe. Bournemouth.