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HAROLD SCHOGGER’S  BRIDGE

18 Highview Gardens Edgware Middx HA8 9UE 

Phone 0208 905 3877

(established 1977  licensed by The EBU)

e-mail  schogger@haroldschogger.com

www.haroldschogger.com                                       

            

                         2 BEGINNERS’ COURSES in EDGWARE in September  2017

       

             Tuesday 23rd January 2018  ten week afternoon course 1.00 – 3.00.   pm

            Tuesday 23rd January 2018 ten  week evening course    8.00 - 10.00. pm

                                                        Course fee £150

                    at  18 Highview Gardens Edgware Middlesex. HA8 9UE

           

                   

 

This course is designed for absolute beginners who may have never played cards before, and for players whose knowledge may be a little precarious.

Each lesson is divided into two parts - a lecture of about three quarters of an hour followed by playing  of hands connected to the theory part of the lesson. A comprehensive set of notes is given out.

 

The following is a resume of the subjects covered each week of the course:

 

Week   1: The Absolute Basics & Mechanics of the Game, Hand Assessment

Week   2: The Opening Bid of One of a Suit

Week   3: The Opening Bid of One and Two No Trumps, The Finesse, Scoring

Week   4: Responses in the same suit (Limit responses)

Week   5: Choice of opening bids, Scoring

Week   6: Responses in No- Trumps, Suit establishment, Entries, Ducking

Week   7: Unlimited responses, Unblocking play, Holding up

Week   8: Responses to the Weak No-Trump (The Weak take-out, the Strong Jump response) Blind leads, more on the Finesse

Week   9: Overcalls (Simple and jump overcalls), more Opening leads,  

Week 10: Revision, The Double, The Redouble, The Blackwood Convention

        please detach and return    

                                                 ACCEPTANCE FORM

 

           Name...................................................

 

Address.............................................................................................................................

 

 Tel. No.............................email…………………………………………………………………..

I/We wish to attend the beginners course starting

   

                Tuesday 23rd January 2018                  afternoon  …...., (please tick    

          Tuesday 23rd January 2018                    evening  ....….. which one) 

 

and enclose a deposit of £25 (per person)

Please detach this form and return it to Mr. H.J. Schogger,

18 Highview Gardens Edgware Middx HA8 9UE

(Please enclose a stamped addressed envelope if you would like a receipt or request an email receipt)


 2  INTERMEDIATES’ COURSES    EDGWARE in September 2017

               Monday 22nd January 2018  ten week evening course 8.00.-10.00.pm

                   Monday 22nd January 2018  ten week afternoon  course  1.00 – 3.00 pm

                                                          Course fee £150

                          at  18 Highview Gardens Edgware                        

                                     Middlesex. HA8 9UE

                   

  

 

This course is a  follow up to my Beginners course

Each lesson is divided into two parts: a lecture of about three quarters of an hour followed by playing of hands connected to the theory part of the lesson.

After each lesson a comprehensive set of lesson notes is given out.

The following is a resume of the subjects covered each week of the course.

 

Week   1. One no-trump and responses (The Stayman convention)

Week   2. Overcalls (Revision, the one no-trump overcall, Rule of eleven)

Week   3. Opener’s rebids Covering an honour with an honour, defensive tricks and playing tricks)

Week   4. The Acol strong two (Simple signals, to draw trumps or not to draw trumps?)

Week   5. The take-out double (and responses, petering, avoidance plays)

Week   6. The Acol 2Club opening bid (and responses)

Week   7. Pre-emptive opening bids of three of a suit

Week   8. Strong no-trumps and prepared bids in the minors

Week   9. Forcing to game response CHICAGO/DUPLICATE SCORING

     Week  10. Revision, Blackwood, Gerber ( Introduction to Duplicate bridge)

please detach and return

ACCEPTANCE FORM

 

Name(s)......................................................................................

 

.Address................................................................................................................

            

Tel. No.......................email…………………………………………………………….

 

I/We wish to attend the Intermediates course  and enclose a deposit of £25 per person

                                                                                                   Please detach this form and return it to Mr. H.J. Schogger,

                                                   Monday 22nd January 2018 ………….,,,,.afternoon  (please tick)   18 Highview Gardens Edgware Middx HA8 9U

                                                   Monday 22nd January 2018  ……………evening                                  

  (Please enclose a stamped addressed envelope if you would like a receipt or request an email receipt) )

            

 

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