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Club Manager:  Michael Gosnell, 925-949-9630, rossmoorbridge@gmail.com
Bridge Room:  925-988-7880  For last minute cancellations!

Rossmoor Duplicate Bridge Club is a private bridge club in the Rossmoor community.  There are 6 games each week plus several unit games on Sundays.  As noted below, most games are for members only or members and invited guests.  However, the Thursday evening game, all unit games, and all STaC games are open to all bridge players.

GAME SCHEDULE

  • Monday 12:30pm   Open & 299er games – limited to Rossmoor members
  • Tuesday 12:30pm   Open & 199er games – members may invite non-members to play
  • Wednesday 9:30am   Open game -members may invite non-members to play
  • Thursday 7:00pm   Open game – non-members can play, open to all bridge players
  • Friday 9:00am   0-49 MPs – members may invite non-members to play
  • Saturday 12:30pm   Open game -members may invite non-members to play
  • Sunday Unit Games 1:00pm   Held occasionally during the year.  Check the Unit 499 webpage and/or the Rossmoor Special Events calendar for specific dates.  Games are Open & 299er games – non-members can play, open to all bridge players

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ANNOUNCEMENTS

  • Mon-Sat October 16-21 Club Appreciation Week
  • Thursday October 19 Unit Game, 7 pm, Open
  • Thursday October 19 Imp Pairs, 7 pm, Open
  • NEW BRIDGE CLASS

    The Rossmoor Duplicate Bridge Club (RDBC) is offering a new class for intermediate players.   It will cover planning and play for both no trump and suit contracts.  The class will begin Monday, October 2.   It will be held from 9:00-11:00 a.m. for eight weeks in the Oak Room at Gateway.   The instructor will be Ravi Bhalla.

    The class will include techniques in suit play for trumping losers in short hand, discarding losers on side suit winners, side suit establishment, finessing, when to draw trumps, partial trump drawing, how to play suit combinations, strip and end plays, counting and card reading, cross ruffs, taking advantage of shortness, how to play a weak trump suit, combining your chances, and managing entries.   In no trump contracts it will review techniques to create additional tricks, analyzing stopper situation, promoting high cards, developing long suits, analyzing opponents lead, holdup play, positional stoppers and the danger hand, entries and unblocking and ducking to sever communications.  It will also cover the difference in matchpoint and IMP scoring.  Practice hands will be played to illustrate these techniques.
    To register for the class call Barbara V. Smith at 256-4430.  The cost of the class is $40 for RDBC members with an additional $10 fee for membership for nonmember residents.  The nonresident cost is $80.  Checks should be payable to the Rossmoor Duplicate Bridge Club.   There will be an additional cost of $5 payable to the instructor for notes provided.

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