Each Bridge Lab topic will be conducted over a two week period.
Each will begin with an introdtuction to the topic, followed by a week of review and practice.
Handouts for each class will be distributed at the start of each weeks introductory session.
|Sept. 12th 1:00 pm & 15th 9:30 am||
Lesson 1 - Your First Opportunity to Start Counting: An
introduction to applying counting techniques to your game.
|Sept. 19th 1:00 pm & 22nd 9:30 am||
Lesson 1 review and practice.
|Sept. 26th 1:00 pm & Sept 29th 9:30 am||
Lesson 2 - How Many High Card Points Does My Partner Have:
Using the auction and play of the hand to analyze high card
point (HCP) distribution.
|Oct. 3rd 1:00 pm & Oct. 6th 9:30 am||
Lesson review and practice.
|Oct. 10th 1:00 pm & Oct. 13th 9:30 am||
Lesson 3 - Counting Sure Winners in No Trump Contracts:
Planning the play (and defense) for playing No-Trumps.
|Oct. 17th 1:00 pm & Oct. 20th 9:30 am||
Lesson 3 review and practice.
|Oct. 24th 1:00 pm & Oct. 27th 9:30 am||
Lesson 4 - Counting Losers in a Suit Contract: Determining the
deficiencies in the hand (losers) at suit contracts and planning
for the best outcomes.
|Oct.31st 1:00 pm & Nov. 3rd 9:30 am||
Lesson 4 review and practice.
|Nov. 7th 1:00 pm & Nov. 10th 9:30 am||
Lesson 5 - Rules for Opening Leads: Applying the rules of 10,11, &
12 for opening leads (defensive choices).