Bridge

Special Event

Duplicate Bridge Day for First-Timers

Are you learning bridge? We invite you to try a duplicate bridge club experience with players of similar proficiency. Bridge Director will teach how to use the Bridgemates for scoring, moving boards and changing tables. Our Supervised Bridge instructors will be on hand to consult. Advanced registration required. Fee includes light lunch and refreshments.
Fr May 3 11:00am–2:30pm
Cost: $11

Please email lisa@jccgv.bc.ca to attend, and let us know if you’d like help being paired with a partner.


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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. To arrange partners or a seating preference, contact Bryan at bmaksymetz@gmail.com or 778.558.7496.
Tu or Th 11:00am–2:30pm
punch cards $100 for 10 games or $11 single day of play

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Newcomer Open Duplicate Bridge Weekly

New to duplicate? Attend the Marjorie Groberman Duplicate Bridge Club games on Tuesdays to be seated with similarly skilled players. See above for Director contact details.
Tu 11:00am–2:30pm cost as per above

Bridge Lessons

 

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Beginner/Refresher Part 2

Topics include counting winner and losers, finesses, Stayman, take-out doubles, and weak 2s.
Instructor: Rhona Thorton, ACBL-certified Bridge Instructor
Tu 10:30am–12:00pm   # 6033
May 14-Jun 18 6 classes
Member $65/Regular $82

Bridge Fundamentals

For players with some experience. Sharpen your skills with 30 minutes of theory and play of pre-set hands.
Instructor: Barry Yamanouchi
We 10:45am–12:45pm   # 6035
Mar 27-May 29 8 classes
no class April 10 & 24
Member $90/Regular $113

Advanced Bridge Instruction

For experienced duplicate players who have mastered our Bridge Fundamentals. Focus on defense, defensive bidding, handling auction interference, and correct use of bidding conventions.
Instructor: Bryan Maksymetz is an Expert Championship Player and JCC Bridge Club Director. He has taught bridge since 2006.
We 10:45am–12:45pm   # 6058
May 15-Jun 26 7 classes
Member $100 / Regular $118

Supervised Bridge

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

Improve Your Bridge with Supervised 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, ACBL
Certified Bridge Instructor
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.
In Arts & Crafts Room.
Supervisor: Sam Epstein
Th 10:00am–12:00pm through June*

Special Events

Duplicate Bridge Day for First-Timers

Are you learning bridge? We invite you to try a duplicate bridge club experience with players of similar proficiency. Bridge Director will teach how to use the Bridgemates for scoring, moving boards and changing tables. Our Supervised Bridge instructors will be on hand to consult. Advanced registration required. Fee includes light lunch and refreshments.
Fr May 3 11:00am–2:30pm
Cost: $11

Marjorie Groberman Bridge Classic

Back for its 8th year. Pre-duplicated boards, hand records, club championship with extra masterpoints for placing pairs. Catered kosher lunch, door prizes. Registration required.
Th Jun 20 11:00am–3:00pm
Cost: $11 or DBC punch card