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  A warm welcome to members, newcomers, students and visitors
Practice Hands for Bridge for All students

Calling all Bridge for All students! Practice Hands will be running on Monday 27th May 2pm to 4pm for Year 1 students, and 7pm to 9pm for Year 2 students.  There is a session on Tuesday 28th May 7pm to 9pm for Year 1 students. 

To book click here.

Bank Holiday Monday

We are running our usual hybrid session on Monday 27th May, the bank holiday, at 10am. There will be both online and face-to-face sections, and both are hosted. Traffic will be very light so this is a good opportunity to come into the club! 

John Deech Challenge Pairs - Winners

Many congratulations to Kathy Talbot, who has won the John Deech Challenge Pairs competition, run on 4th Wednesday evenings between September and May. She will be awarded with the trophy at the AGM. Amr El-Kashef, Martin Illingworth, Emily Middleton and Denis Talbot are joint runners up. Viccy Fleming Anne Laming are joint winners of the prize for the highest placed player with an NGS of under 10. Very well done to all. All will receive cash prizes at the AGM. Click here to view the final ladder. Click here for further details of the John Deech Challenge Pairs. 

John Deech has very kindly agreed to continue to sponsor 4th Wednesday evenings over the summer months, so we will be providing free refreshments (wine, beer, soft drinks and nibbles) and cash prizes during June, July and August. Do come along and join us for a sociable evening of bridge. 

Blue-Pointed Swiss Pairs - Sun 7th July

On behalf of Oxfordshire Bridge Association, Oxford Bridge Club is holding a Blue-Pointed Swiss Pairs on Sunday 7th July, at 1.00pm. 

We will be playing 6 x 6-board matches, and there will be cash prizes for the winners, runners-up, second-half ascenders, and highest placed non-expert pair. 

Entry fee: £16 per player, to include tea and refreshments. Entry is via the OBA website: CLICK HERE TO ENTER

Click here for the information leaflet.

Bridge for All Courses - Term 3 classes available to book

Calling all Bridge for All students - booking is now open for your respective courses, if you enjoyed the second term please sign up for Term 3. For more information click on the course you wish to join in the LEARN TO PLAY BRIDGE box to the right.

Playing Bridge at the Clubhouse

We are playing face-to-face (F2F) bridge at the clubhouse on the following days:

Monday mornings:  this is a hybrid session with two sections playing the same set of hands - one section playing at the club, and the other on RealBridge.

Tuesday mornings:  this is a Gentle Duplicate session with restrictions on experienced partnerships.

Wednesday evenings: duplicate pairs, except 1st Wednesdays when we play teams.

Thursday evening Supervised Play sessions are at the clubhouse and must be prebooked. Click here for more information about Supervised Play sessions

Friday mornings: this is a hybrid session with two sections playing the same set of hands - one section playing at the club, and the other on RealBridge.

Friday evenings: cross-Imp pairs on 1st Friday evenings only. Must be booked in advance. Not hosted. 

As always please check the calendar for details. Pay for F2F sessions by card when you arrive at the club (except for 1st Friday evenings and Thursday evening Supervised Play which must be booked in advance).

Free tea and coffee is available at every session; the bar is open during the evening sessions. 

All sessions (except 1st Friday evenings) are hosted, so you can come along without a partner. Visitors are very welcome. 

RealBridge - Audio and Video problems

If you are having trouble with sound or video on your iPad or other device when using RealBridge, this guidance may help you to fix the problem.

Practice Hands

PRACTICE HANDS

To book the Practice Hands for either Year 1 or Year 2 click here.

Social Bridge

Social Bridge

♥  Saturday afternoons 2.30pm F2F for anyone wanting to play social bridge in a relaxed atmosphere 

Bridge as usual this weekend - it would be lovely to see you there.

♥  Click here for more information
♥  No need to book - just come along!

 

LEARN TO PLAY BRIDGE!

Bridge for All Courses

Year 1 Monday afternoons click here
Year 2 Monday evenings click here
Year 2 Tuesday afternoons click here
Year 1 Tuesday evenings click here

 

Bucknell Bridge

OTHER LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES AT OBC

♥  BucknellBridge - training courses at OBC

♥  BucknellBridge - tips on bidding and play

Playing Bridge Online
PLAYING ONLINE BRIDGE RealBridge
Click here to book your place at a RealBridge session (& Fri evening X-Imp pairs)
Further information on playing on RealBridge is available here.
Results
Morning Pairs - hybrid
Clubhouse and RealBridge
Director: Peter Sh (F2F); Ian (online)
Scorer: SMF
Host: Isabel P (online); Howard A (F2F)
9-High Pairs
RealBridge
Director: Brian
Scorer: Brian
Host: Linda H
Gentle Duplicate
RealBridge
Director: Viccy
Scorer: Viccy
Host: Patricia L
John Deech Challenge Pairs
Clubhouse
Director: NW
Scorer: PL
Host: Victor R-R
Gentle Duplicate
Clubhouse
Director: PS
Scorer: DEC
Host: Gaynor C
Morning Pairs - hybrid
Clubhouse and RealBridge
Director: Diane (F2F); Chris D (online)
Scorer: MS
Host: Gaynor C (online); Paul W (F2F)
Calendar
Mon 27th May 2024
Morning Pairs - hybrid
Clubhouse and RealBridge 10.00
Director: Martin (F2F); Viccy (online)
Scorer: Pat Lewis (F2F); Viccy (online)
Host: Viccy F (online); George C (F2F)
 More Info
Mon 27th May 2024
Practice Session
Club 14:00
Director: Nick
Mon 27th May 2024
Practice Session
Club 19:00
Director: Phil
Tue 28th May 2024
Gentle Duplicate
Clubhouse 10.00
Director: Peter Sh
Scorer: Diana E C
Host: Clare T
 More Info
Tue 28th May 2024
Practice Session
Club 19:00
Director: Mandy
Wed 29th May 2024
Supervised Play
RealBridge 10.00
Director: Anne L
Scorer: Anne L
Host: Nick W
 More Info