Bridge Lessons For Beginners

If you are a complete beginner you will find a set of 12 introductory lessons for bridge players at http://bridge-lessons.blogspot.com These very basic lessons will introduce you to playing bridge and prepare you for attending a local beginners class or give you a head start if you sign up for membership of No Fear Bridge.

Bridge Lessons For Beginners

If you have never played bridge at all, you can easily learn the absolute basics in just a few short online lessons. There is a series of 12 short lessons that will get you started over at http://bridge-lessons.blogspot.co.uk Lesson one gives you a few fundamentals – how many players you need, how many cards to use. ...

Playing Bridge At The Winter Olympics!

Maybe not – at least not yet.  But over at Blueberry Bridge we have been following the quest to have bridge declared as an Olympic Sport. You can read about it here.  The IOC have agreed that bridge is a “mind sport”.  This has led the EBU to apply for so leave to claim that bridge ...

Hilton Head Island Bridge Tournament

Players from around the world are due to converge on Hilton Head Island in Georgia to take part in a week long tournament. http://www.islandpacket.com/2014/02/02/2926083/hilton-head-bridge-tournament.html The tournament has been running each year since 1992 and this year has attracted around 3,500 players.  You can see a complete program of events on the Hilton Island Bridge Club website http://www.mabcbridge.org/RegionalTournaments/HiltonHead/140203/InfoIndexAd.htm

Bridge Bidding Cheat Sheet 4

Bridge Bidding Cheat Sheet
This bridge bidding cheat sheet is available for members to download from No Fear Bridge. All the most common bids laid out in one handy, printable bridge bidding chart.  Print it out and use it as a handy reference guide when you are playing bridge online or with friends.  (If you’re playing at your local ...

Start Your Own Social Bridge Club

It’s easy to think that all bridge clubs meet formally, once a week, in a local hall or other venue.  That they have rule books and a director.  Of course many people enjoy belonging to this type of club and there are many thousands of them around the world.  They cater to a wide range ...

Dalles Chronicle Bridge Column

Phillip Adler writes regular articles on bridge for the Dalles Chronical.  Fortunately they appear online, so you don’t have to live in Oregon to read them.  He writes with an easy style and pleasant sense of humour.  His topics range far and wide through the game of bridge and suitable for players at all levels. ...

Cramahe Bridge Marathon

News of another bridge marathon.  This time for residents of  the Cramahe district on the shores of Lake Ontario in Canada.  The “Colborne Ladies Marathon Bridge” is a group of ladies who meet once a fortnight in each other homes to play bridge and socialise.  The meetings rotate around members’ homes.  Each session comprises of 20 ...

Reading The Cards

Simple Card Reading. No.  Not a lesson in Tarot – a short lesson in how to make the most from the bidding and from the opening lead in a game of bridge. Use them to your advantage.  Notice who passed on the first round of bidding before the opening bid was made.  Anyone that did ...

Young Person’s Bridge

Bridge for young people. Are  you aged 8 – 18 and do you live in Atlanta?  If so, you could meet new friends and have fun with Atlanta Junior Bridge.  It’s great for helping with your maths skills and a good way of developing your thinking skills.  Above all, of course, it’s fun!  Did I ...