Low Intermediate
Fall 2022

 

TUESDAY 
Zoom Lessons and

Online Play

with Roz Powell

The main audience for this series is the player
with approximately 2 years or more
of Bridge playing experience.


COMPETITIVE BIDDING SERIES
This is an 8-Week Online Series.
Players may attend all or any of the classes.

When: 

TUESDAYS

      from September 13 - November 15

 

      Morning Session:  10am - 11:30am

     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 Tuesday.

 What:

  Players receive a pre-class Lecture PDF

         with explanations and examples.

  Players also receive a pre-class Video

          to accompany the Lecture PDF.

  Materials are sent on Saturday morning each week.

  On Class Day, players will join Roz

           for approximately 45 minutes in Zoom for a Lecture

  Then players will join Roz 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.

 Price:

 $144 for all 8 weeks 

 Players may pay for the entire series at once,

 specific dates all at once, or
 pay for each class on an individual basis.

 

 

Single session classes will be $18

Questions?

meagan@essexbridgecenter.com

Individual Topics for Each Week

Note: 

These lessons are primarily Bidding Lessons.

While there will be some Play on hands,

most of the practical application

will be bidding practice.

Tuesday, September 13

Unusual Notrump

An alternative to Simple Overcalls:

Unusual NoTrump is a way to show certain 2-Suited  (5-5)  Hands 

Tuesday, September 20

Michaels Cuebid

Another alternative to Simple Overcalls:

Michaels Cuebid is a way to show other specific

2-Suited  (5-5)  Hands 

 

Tuesday, September 27

Practice with Unusual NT and

Michaels Cuebids

Identifying the differences

between Unusual NT and Michaels Cuebid 

Tuesday, October 4

No Class

Off for Yom Kippur

Tuesday, October 11

Support Doubles

Using a Double/Redouble to Show 3-Card Support

for Responder's Major.

Finding a 5-3 Fit After Interference.

Tuesday, October 18

New Minor Forcing

Showing a 5-Card Major as Responder on the Second Round

With or Without a Second Suit.

Tuesday, October 25

Practice with Support Doubles and

New Minor Forcing

Identifying the differences

between Support Doubles and New Minor Forcing

Tuesday, November 1

NO Class

 

Tuesday, November 8

3rd and 4th Hand Openings and Drury

When to Bend the Rules.

How to Stay Out of Trouble When You Do.

Tuesday, November 15

Quick Review & Mixed Practice

Extended Practice With All of the Above Conventions.