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CONTACT DETAILS

If you need general information
please
E-mail: 

julia@richmondbridgeclub.com or

richard@richmondbridgeclub.com

Alternatively call: 020 8892 2170

 or

Richard - 07753 239 830
                                  

Results
CLUBHOUSE Pairs League
19:30
RealBridge - Swiss Pairs
17:30-18:45
Thursday Afternoon
Wednesday Afternoon
Weds Evening Supervised Duplicate
RealBridge - Supervised Play
10:30
BBO - Afternoon Duplicate
14:00
RealBridge - Swiss Pairs
17:30-19:00
Calendar
27th Jan 2022
CLUBHOUSE - Afternoon Duplicate
13:30
27th Jan 2022
BBO - Morning Gentle Duplicate
10:00
28th Jan 2022
CLUBHOUSE - Morning Gentle Duplicate
10.00
Host: Jane Ross
28th Jan 2022
CLUBHOUSE - Supervised Play
10:00
28th Jan 2022
CLUBHOUSE - Afternoon Duplicate
13:30
Host: Wanted
28th Jan 2022
BBO - Morning Gentle Duplicate
10:00
28th Jan 2022
RealBridge - Supervised Play
10:30
28th Jan 2022
BBO - Afternoon Duplicate
14:00
Welcome to Richmond BC - England's largest affiliated club
NEW - CLUBHOUSE AND ONLINE SCHEDULE!

The Clubhouse is now open. Please see the new clubhouse and online schedules below.

We look forward to seeing you, online or in the clubhouse!

Clubhouse sessions Online Sessions
  Time Session Boards   Time Session Boards
Monday 10:00 Play & Learn (NEW!) 12 Monday 10:00 BBO Gentle  16
13:30 Duplicate 24 17:30 RealBridge Swiss Pairs 10
19:30 Duplicate 24 Tuesday 10:30 RealBridge Refresh & Practice 12
Tuesday 10:00 Gentle 18-20 14:00 BBO Duplicate 18
13:30 Duplicate 24 17:30 RealBridge Swiss Pairs  10
Wednesday 10:00 Bidding and Play Workshops
(NEW!)
12 Wednesday 10:30 RealBridge Supervised Play n/a
13:30 Gentle 18-22 14:00 BBO Duplicate 18
19:00 Supervised Play/ n/a   17:30 RealBridge Swiss Pairs
with Konstanz Bridge Club
12
  Learning Duplicate  
Thursday 13:30 Duplicate 24 Thursday 10:00 BBO Gentle  16
Friday 10:00 Supervised Play n/a 17:30 RealBridge Swiss Pairs 10
10:00 Gentle 18-20 Friday 10:00 BBO Gentle 16
13:30 Duplicate 24 10:30 RealBridge Supervised Play n/a
Sunday 14:15 Coffee & Cake Duplicate 24 14:00 BBO Duplicate 18
17:30 RealBridge Swiss Pairs 10
Saturday 14:00 BBO Duplicate 18
RICHMOND BRIDGE ACADEMY - COURSE SCHEDULE

Course

Teacher

Start Date

Please click to book/register interest

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Intermediate 1

8 lessons

Tim Chanter

(online)

Mon 14 Feb

14.00

Book Intermediate 1

NEW WORKSHOP SESSION!
NEW WORKSHOP SESSION!

Every Wednesday morning, Richard will be hosting a workshop at the club from 10am. The hands are all real hands dealt in recent online events which Richard selects based on a different theme each week. Sometimes the focus will be more on the bidding, sometimes on the play. At the start of the session, there will be a short introduction to the topic, followed by 12 practice hands in a mini duplicate. Everyone plays the same hands at the same time, so that at the end of each round, there is a chance for a group discussion. Handouts and/or commentaries will be available each week.

If you don't have a partner, come along anyway - hosts are always appreciated too, please sign up on the website.

2nd February - Slam bidding

9th February - Playing in No Trumps

 

 

SUPERVISED REFRESH AND PRACTICE
SUPERVISED REFRESH AND PRACTICE

 

This is a Supervised session at 10:30 am on Tuesday mornings. Led by our excellent teachers, it is aimed at refreshing your knowledge on a particular topic that you may find tricky or on which you may like to refresh your memory.

 

 

1 Feb: Counting losers in suit contracts (Tim)

8 Feb: Landy (Marianne)

15 Feb:  The 1NT overcall and responding to it  (Richard)

This is not a lesson or seminar. Before each session, you will receive notes. The 'Refresh and Practice' session will start with five minutes of Q&A (Questions and Answers) on the topic. This will be followed by the bidding and play of 12 specially prepared hands for you to practice. You do not need a partner.

These sessions will require registration:  Please click the appropriate session to book by 4 pm on the day before the session.

JOINING US/ ONLINE BRIDGE
JOINING US/ ONLINE BRIDGE

Joining us has never been easier or cheaper. For just £10 you can join us for three months. After the threre months you have the choice to join on an annual basis or cancel your subscription. Our normal annual membership rate is £35.00 per annum.

 

If you would like to join the club please click here to download a membership form. Please email the details from the form to me (julia@richmondbridgeclub.com). Payment can be made to  our bank account: Santander, Richmond Bridge Club, Sort Code: 09-01-55 Account number: 27195707

 

Please note: we do not submit results from online tournaments to the EBU. This excludes any Blue Pointed or EBU events for which we do submit results to the EBU. All our Clubhouse sessions (excluding teaching sessions) are submitted for Masterpoints and NGS grading.

WELCOME TO RICHMOND BRIDGE CLUB
WELCOME TO RICHMOND BRIDGE CLUB

Welcome to Richmond Bridge Club, the most popular and successful EBU affiliated club in the country. Richmond Bridge club has been the No.1 club in the country for 11 consecutive years. The club is housed in the old Bowling Club Pavilion in Cambridge Park, nestling between Richmond and Twickenham in South-West London. The Clubhouse is one of the finest in Surrey and can accommodate 36-37  tables.

We offer a full range of duplicate bridge games every day of the week. We also offer bridge lessons for players of all standards (no prior experience required). If you are interested in learning, please register by clicking here.   

Richmond Bridge Club is a  charitable incorporated organisation - charity no. 1175613 Registered in England - company no. CE012010

Saturday Supper - 29th January

Our next sumptious Saturday Supper is at 18:00 on 29th January. On the menu is:

  • Pizzaiola beef stew (with tomatoes and oregano)
  • Pomme Anna (potato bake with loads of butter)
  • Vegetarian lasagne (vegetarian option)
  • Fresh raw vegetable salad (lemon and olive oil dressing)
  • Vanilla panna cotta

The evening includes 24 boards of bridge and will be directed by Richard Banbury

Please click here to book.

REALBRIDGE LINKS
REALBRIDGE LINKS

 

 

 

 

 

 

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DATES FOR THE DIARY

   Winter Teams League: Clubhouse

7.30pm start - one Tuesday per month

Feb 8th, Mar 8th

Winter Pairs League: Clubhouse

7.30pm start - one Thursday per month

Jan 27th, Feb 24th & Mar 24th

Monthly Online Pairs League: BBO

7.30pm start  -  three Thursdays per month

Feb 3rd, 10th & 17th

Mar 3rd, 10th & 17th

For info & entries for any of the leagues, please contact Richard

UNDO POLICY
UNDO POLICY

The club allows undo requests for genuine bidding mistakes made as a result of a mechanical error, not a lapse of concentration or forgetfulness, and only when the request is made prior to their partner's bid at the latest.  We do not allow undos for playing.

Any awkward exchanges should be referred to the director. 

Members are reminded that you can change your settings to ensure you double click to make a bid.