SpadeHeart 
 DiamondClub
Release 2.19q
Results
Face to Face
Director: Marj
Online Duplicate
Director: Clare
Online Duplicate
Director: Chris
Face to Face
Director: Steve Burge
F2F
Director: Joan
Online
Director: Trevor
Calendar
Thu 18th Apr 2024
ALEX BROWN TROPHY (scored in IMPS)
7 for 7.15 start
Director: Trevor
Fri 19th Apr 2024
F2F
1.15 for 1.30 start
Director: ?
Fri 19th Apr 2024
Online
1.15 for 1.30 start
Director: Trevor
Mon 22nd Apr 2024
Online Duplicate
Register from 11 start 1pm
Director: Chris
Mon 22nd Apr 2024
Face to Face
7 for 7.15 start
Director: Steve
Tue 23rd Apr 2024
Face to Face
1:45 for 2pm
Director: Marj
Tue 23rd Apr 2024
Online Duplicate
Register from 5pm, start 7pm
Director: Sharon
Abbreviations used on BBO & BCL
Standard Abbreviations
Common abbreviations used in chatting
Abbreviation Explanations
:o) :) :))))) Smiles
:o(  :( Sad face
;) Wink
glp Good luck partner
gtp Good Try Partner
typ Thank you partner
tyo Thank you opponents
wdp Well done, partner
wpp Well played, partner
wpo Well played, opponents
blp Bad luck, partner
brb Be right back (usually said by dummy before going for a coffee!)
np No problem
lol Laughing out loud!
hee hee Laughter
rofl Rolling on the Floor Laughing
ttfn ta ta for now
   
Abbreviations used for discussing conventions and systems (these are a bit variable)
Abbreviation Explanations
wk NT weak No Trump (12-14)
str NT strong No Trump (15-17)
stay Stayman
wjo Weak Jump Overcalls
Neg dbls Negative (Sputnik) Doubles - shows unbid suits, and shortage in the opponents suit 
bw or bkwd Blackwood (Ordinary) 4NT Ace asking, 5C=0/4, 5D=1, 5H=2, 5S=3
RKCB Roman Keycard Blackwood - 4NT asking for nbr of 5 Keycards held (AAAA & K trumps) 5C=0/3, 5D=1/4, 5H=2 no Q, 5S=2+Q
McK McKenny discards UK (high card, you want the Higher suit; Low card, you want the lower suit)
Lav Lavinthal Discards US  (high card, you want the Higher suit; Low card, you want the lower suit)
UCBs Unassuming Cue Bids (bidding opponents suit usually showing support for partner and 10+ points)
rst Red suit transfers (eg over 1NT, 2D is transfer to 2H, 2H to 2S but 2S is quantitative- eg 11points if playing weak NT)
full xfers Full Transfers
dodds Discard even card is encouraging ; Discard odd card is discouraging and asks for the suit of the same colour.
unt Unusual NT (Showing 2 off 5 card suits, usually lowest unbid)
fsf Fourth Suit Forcing (Requesting partner decribe hand further,  often asking for a stop in suit for NT)
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