Course Description

IN PERSON: This course is designed to help you improve your bidding skills and enjoyment of the game of bridge. It is only suitable for people who have completed the Introduction to Bridge course or have previously played bridge, whether in college or socially. It is not for newcomers with no knowledge of bidding or playing. In this interactive in-person course, participants will learn how the partnership communicates their hand strength and shape to reach an optimum contract. This includes hand reevaluation, types of bids, opening and responding to no-trump, and major and minor suits. It will also cover ways to enter the auction using modern competitive bidding tools such as doubles and overcalls as well as other conventional tools. Each class consists of a mini-lecture followed by playing and discussing practice hands to apply the concepts learned. Participants will also receive a link to practice at home using Shark Bridge, a state-of-the-art web-based bridge platform. | Facilitated discussion, Active Skill Learning.

Max enrollment: 32.

Location: Bridge Academy, The, 2634 Durham-Chapel Hill Blvd Durham NC

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Section Title
Modern Bridge Bidding I
Classroom - In Person
1:30PM to 3:30PM
Feb 14, 2024 to Apr 10, 2024
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
  • Durham
Delivery Options
Classroom - In Person  
Course Fees
Section Notes

Please note: Participants must have attended the Introduction to Bridge course or have experience with the game's mechanics and basic card-playing techniques. This course is not suitable for players with no knowledge of the game.

Required supplies/fee: There is a $20 fee payable to the instructor to cover the cost of course materials.

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