2 Over 1 Game Forcing
& 1NT Forcing
With Alan Powell
The main audience for these lessons
is the player
with several years of Bridge playing experience:
Players who have regularly played
in 299 games or higher.
A more complete explanation of the scope
of this series can be found at this link:
Why Learn 2-Over-1
This is an 9-Week Online Series.
Players may attend all or any of the classes.
If you have not taken classes with us,
we recommend you review our
*From Zoom to Shark tutorial
TUESDAYS from September 21 - November 16
Morning Session: 10am - 11:30am OR
Evening Session: 7pm - 8:30pm
Participants choose a specific class time
but will receive Zoom links for both classes times each week.
Participants can swap from their chosen time if necessary
but may only attend one class per week.
Players receive a pre-class Lecture PDF
with explanations and examples.
Players also receive a post-class Video
to reinforce concepts from class.
Materials are sent on Sunday evening each week.
On Class Day, players will join Alan
for approximately 45 minutes in Zoom for a Lecture
Then players will join Alan in Shark Bridge
for online practice of the lesson concepts.
There is no makeup for the practice portion of the class.
However, players will have the video and PDF, allowing them to keep up with the group before the next class meeting.
$144 for all 9 weeks
Players may enroll in the entire series at once,
choose specific dates at once, or
pay for each class on an individual basis
Single session classes - $16
Individial Topics for Each Week
Tuesday, September 21
2 Over 1 Part I
Introduction, Adapting from Standard American
and Opener's Rebid.
Tuesday, September 28
2 Over 1 Part II
Major Suit Fits with Opener. Fast and Slow Arrival. Slam?
Tuesday, October 5
2 Over 1 Part III
Roman Key Card 1430. Integrating RKC with 2 over 1.
Tuesday, October 12
2 Over 1 Part IV
Balanced Hands. Opening 1NT with a 5-Card Major.
Quantitative 4NT Raises.
Tuesday, October 19
2 Over 1 Part V
Showing your Hand Pattern Correctly.
Tuesday, October 26
2 Over 1 Putting it all together
Short Review followed by Shark Practice of all 2 Over 1 Topics.
Tuesday, November 2
1NT Forcing Part I
Introduction. Adapting from Non-Forcing 1NT Responses.
Tuesday, November 9
1NT Forcing Part II
Responder's Rebid with Balanced and Unbalanced Hands.
Delayed Limit Raise.
Tuesday, November 16
1NT Forcing Putting It All Together
Short Review followed by Shark Practice of all 2 Over 1 Topics