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Duplicate Bridge

Marjorie Groberman Open Duplicate Bridge Club
A friendly yet competitive game for players of all abilities. Master points, online score and hand records posting using BRIDGEMATE II. Certified ACBL Director Bryan Maksymetz facilitates. Master points awarded for placing pairs with the ACBL.
Reservations Required by 6 pm the day before game to play.
Email, phone or text Bryan at bmaksymetz@gmail.com or 778.558.7496.
Tu & Th 11:00am–2:30pm
punch cards $100 for 10 games or $11 single day of play

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Bridge Lessons

Beginner/Refresher
Lessons consist of half hour of theory and one hour of card play. Finesses, Counting Winners & Losers, Stayman, Take-out Doubles, Weak 2s.
Instructor: Rhona Thorton, ACBL-certified Bridge Instructor
Tu 10:30am – 12:00pm #6040C  Register
Apr 21 – May 26 6 classes
Member $70 / Regular $88

Bridge Fundamentals
For players with some experience, looking to further their knowledge. Sharpen your skills with half hour of theory, and play of pre-set hands.
Instructor: Barry Yamanouchi
Mo & We 10:30am – 12:30pm #6035C  Register
Jun 1 – Jun 24 8 classes
Member $110 / Regular $138

Basics of Duplicate Bridge
For players new to the competitive form of bridge known as duplicate bridge. Learn common conventions used by duplicate players. Pre-dealt hands followed by discussion.
Instructor: Barry Yamanouchi
Mo & We 10:30am – 12:30pm #6065C  Register
Jun 1 – Jun 24 8 classes
Member $110 / Regular $138

Supervised Bridge

* Punch cards $67 for 10 or $7 single visit

Supervised Bridge Play
Players will be given hands to play and will be able to ask the bridge supervisor questions about bidding and play. Suitable for beginners and better, come on your own or with a partner.
Supervisor: Rhona Thorton
Fr 11:00am–1:00pm*

Supervised Bridge with Helpful Tips
Common sense bidding tips to improve your game. Intended for players with basic bridge background. All welcome, players with partners preferred.
Supervisor: Sam Epstein
Th 10:00am–12:00pm*

Special Events

Duplicate Bridge Day for First-Timers
Experience duplicate bridge in a club setting with players of similar proficiency. Bridge Director will teach how to use Bridgemate for scoring, and guide you through moving boards and changing tables. Our Supervised Bridge instructors will also be on hand to consult! Advanced registration required.
$11 incl. light lunch & refreshments
Postponed, future date TBD

Marjorie Groberman Duplicate Bridge Club Classic and Day of Bridge for Alzheimer’s
By advanced reservation. Separate Newcomers and Regulars sections.
A portion of fee benefits Alzheimer’s Society of BC
Th 11:00am – 3:00pm Jun 25
$11 or punch card, incl. lunch