So I was most upset about the coffee housing going on after every hand. When there are time constraints I don't care if they take a super long time in the play or bidding but to take time after every hand to see what you can make is rediculous.
I didn't pass a marginal hand qxxx aqjxx aj9x but after bidding 3hts and hearing 3sp from partner didn't think I had enough tricks to bid 3nt opposite a NF 3d after we went past 3nt it was too late
The reason I am not playing in the trials this year has more to do with value than anything else. For less time and similar amounts of money I can play in three nationals rather than one trials and world championship. It is very difficult for me to justify to ...