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Josh Sher
Josh Sher
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Basic Information

Member Since
Aug. 3, 2010
Last Seen
March 22
Member Type
Bridge Player
about me

I am a bridge geek, who once spent my week on the beach in Tahiti learning a strong pass relay system in order to fill in for someone for one session during my vacation in New Zealand.

United States of America

Bridge Information

Favorite Bridge Memory
Making the Semi-finals of the US team trials the one time I played in them.
Bridge Accomplishments
I Won a Club Game Once.
BBO Username
ACBL Ranking
Gold Life Master
Simple Club
Strong Club, variable ranges (All bids are stronger opposite a passed hand)
Copy to my cards View/Print
Official Version of New Convention Charts
Another question, about the definition of a psych. It said something about a deviation of 4 points from the shown range or having 2 cards or more fewer than the minimum length shown in a suit. But what about 2 cards more than the maximum shown? For instance, partner opens ...
Official Version of New Convention Charts
A question about the definition of a strong hand: If I am reading this correctly, AK65432 and a side Ace counts as a strong hand (8 tricks if the 7 card suit breaks exactly 222 among the other 3 hands) As does KQ65432 and two side aces. Did I read ...
Kamel and Kolesnik Lead Blue Ribbon Pairs
Go Alex and Nagy!
Feedback: ACBL Convention Charts
I am not wrong. The conditions of contest allowed methods with a published defense in the defense database. There was a published defense in the defense database available online (written and submitted by me) for the transfer opening bids my friends were playing. What happened, as far as I can ...
Feedback: ACBL Convention Charts
I don't know Jan. There were published conditions of contest that said that there methods were allowed. If you guys had done that to me, after I had traveled to the tournament, used my precious vacation time, spent time practicing the methods, as well as the time I spent ...
Feedback: ACBL Convention Charts
Richard/Jeff Actually, it was I who submitted suggested defenses to 3 topics right after the acbl established the requirement to have your suggested defenses approved and published online (2001). I submitted suggested defenses to A. X-fer responses to a natural 1C opening B. Kaplan Inversion C. Constructive 1 level ...
Ben Kompa Named Churchill Scholar
Congrats Ben! I have not met you yet, but this is a great honor and opportunity.
Who has the lowest Bacon/Erdos number?
What if I appeared in a movie with Erdos, and wrote a paper with Bacon?
In the Well: Brian Platnick
I need a wine recommendation. What have you drunk recently that you loved?
Starting Times and Playing Schedules
Interestingly, that partner , in question, who likes to work a half day on 3 day events before flying in for the evening event can only do that in a few locations close to where he lives. He also, has completely given up on playing in west coast nationals, since the ...

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