`` San Diego Bridge Academy

Winter Class Schedule 2018


We are starting a new series of classes for beginners, intermediate, and advancing players

    1. Introduction to Bridge (I and II) $90 for each six-week session
    2. Planning to Win: Introduction to Declarer Play (II) Part 1 of 2: $150 for six week session or $30/individual class
    3. Polishing the Basics (III) Part 2 of 3: $150 for six week session or $30/individual class

1. Bridge Basics (I and II) an Introduction to Bridge in 12-weeks:

• This 12-week course is broken down into two six-week sessions.

• Upon completion students with enough information to start playing bridge.

• Cost for each six-week course is $100.

• Students will be provided with a notebook of information

• Contact David Walters to register for classes: dave@sandiegobridgeacademy.com or 619-298-5756


Introduction to Bridge (I) the first six weeks

Morning Class starts Monday January 14th at 9:30 am

Meets Mondays from 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Teacher: David Walters


Evening Class starts Tuesday January 15th at 6:30 pm

Meets Tuesdays from 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Teacher: David Walters


Introduction to Bridge (II):

Morning Class starts on Monday February 25th

Meets Mondays from 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Teachers: David Walters


Evening Class starts Tuesday February 26th

Meets Tuesdays from 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Teachers: David Walters


Planning to Win: (Introduction to Play of the Hand Part II)
    This is a good follow up class for anyone who has completed a beginning bridge class,
    or for anyone who wishes to work on developing basic declarer play skills
    This six-week "Play and Learn Course" will introduce basic declarer play concepts
    Class starts Monday September 24th
    Class meets every Monday from 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm for six weeks
    Cost is $150 or $30/session
    This course introduces basic declarer play techniques
    Students will also get lots of bidding review and practice
           Week 1: Trumping in the Short Hand
           Week 2: Discarding Losers and Extra Winners
           Week 3: Practice with Finesse
           Week 4: The Hold Up Play
           Week 5: Protect your Honor
           Week 6: Practice and Review
    Level is Beginner/Intermediate
    Teacher: Charlotte Blum

Polishing the Basics: (Part III of III) Mastering Basic Bidding Concepts
    This six week Play and Learn will focus on mastering basic bidding concepts
    Class starts Tuesday September 25th
    Meets every Tuesday for six weeks from 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Cost is $150 or $30/session
    Topics covered will include:
           Week 1: NoTrump and Stopper
           Week 2: NoTrump and Distribution
           Week 3: Two Over One Responses
           Week 4: The Describer and the Decider
           Week 5: Closeout Bids
           Week 6: Practice
    Level is Beginner/Intermediate
    Teacher: David Walters