Virtual Bridge for Intermediate

We have partnered with our Bridge instructors, Jeff Nunes & Marilyn Snodell to provide virtual ZOOM Bridge lessons to anyone interested.

They have created an 8-week learning program which will cover everything you need to know about the game of Bridge to begin playing with your friends online or to improve your game in this online iteration.

 

 

In order to participate, you must have access to both ZOOM and an account on the BridgeBase website.

 

PLEASE NOTE – The Intermediate Classes have changed from Thursdays to Mondays. See below for more details

 

When: Beginner classes will be held consecutively on Wednesdays, starting May 27th and Intermediate classes will be held consecutively on Mondays, starting June 1st.

Each session is approximately (1) hour with a combination of theory & supervised play. An optional second hour may be offered during the week to practice what you’ve learned.

Time: Both classes will start at 10:00 AM EST

Instructors: Jeff Nunes – Beginner & Refresher Class

Marilyn Snodell – Intermediate

COST – $80 paid up front (covers all 8 classes)

Checks only, payable to Jeff Nunes

Please mail to: 138 Pineneedle Drive, Bradenton, FL 34210

 

For more information or to sign up please contact:

Jeff Nunes – jeffcnunes@gmail.com or by calling (941) 567-8078

Marilyn Snodell – marilynsnodell@gmail.com or by calling (941) 780-1605

Class Schedule

INTERMEDIATE

Week 1 (June 1)

Ask all the bidding questions which have stumped you for awhile!

Leading the correct card so your partner can read it!

Standard Carding, Upside Down Count and /or Attitude

Following your partner’s lead – what card do you play?

Leading against No Trump Contracts

 

Week 2

Ways to raise your partner’s bid

Splinters

Bergen Raises

Jacoby 2 NT

Limit Raise

Double of opponents suit

 

Week 3

Slam bidding

Quantitative NT raises

Roman Key Card Blackwood

Gerber

5 NT – Pick a slam

 

Week 4

More bidding tricks

Law of total tricks and how to use it

QQ

How high should we bid?

Sacrifices

Week 5

Gadgets

Flannery

Mini Roman

Mexican 2 Diamonds (a 1/1/2 NT)

Reverses

 

Week 6

The Forcing NT – the foundation of the 2/1 system

Week 7

More 2/1

 

Week 8

Complete review – you are now ready for Life Master Status