REDUCE YOUR LEARNING CURVE! - For the advancing player
Join Mark Bumgardner who is teaching the following lessons:
Drury and Game Tries- Thursday, October 8
We will be discussing the advantages and disadvantages of using the Drury Convention. In addition, we will discuss how to use Help Suit and Short Suit game tries with Drury.
The Overall Bridge Player Series - Practice Hands to Improve Your All Around Game - Thursday, October 15, Thursday, October 22 and Tuesday, October 27
This will be an ongoing class on a variety of topics. Play topics will include; Hand Evaluation, Identifying Winners & Losers, Developing Long Suits, Trumping Losers, Avoiding Dangerous Opponents, Hold Up Plays, Simple Endplays, Counting and much more.
Defensive techniques will include; Suit Preference, Counting and Attitude Signals and Basic Uppercut Techniques.
You will obtain expert tips on bidding to include; hand evaluation, cuebidding, game tries, control showing bids, stopper bids and much more.
Specific hands will be provided to illustrate the above points. After each hand, the bidding and pertinent play aspects will be discussed and you will be provided a printout of the hands and analysis. This is a great way to improve all aspects of your game and take it to the next level.
Please call Mark at 214-223-5219 or email at Bumgardner.Mark@gmail.com to sign up.
All lessons are 4:30 - 6:30 PM Cost is $25 per person
Bridge Lessons by DORSEY begin September 14
9:30 AM -
Intermediate Bridge We will cover second and third bids in response to opening bids as well as overcalls. We will include limit raises, stayman, jacoby transfer, weak twos and responses to a strong two club bid. There will be an hour and 15 minutes of instructions and an hour and 15 minutes of play.
1:30 PM -
Basic Bridge Using Norma Sands American Standard. Covers opening bids in suits as well as No Trump and strong bids responses and basic play. There will be an hour and 15 minutes of instructions and an hour and 15 minutes of play.
6:30 PM -
Play of the hand and signals How to plan your play to get the most out of your cards and information gathered from the bidding. There will be an hour and 15 minutes of instructions and an hour and 15 minutes of play.