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Kyle Rockoff
Kyle Rockoff
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Basic Information

Member Since
Jan. 7, 2016
Last Seen
14 minutes ago
Member Type
Bridge Player
about me

Ex-head of Northwestern University's Bridge program. Just moved to Phoenix, AZ!

Obsessed with all things bridge Smile.


USBF Junior Program

United States of America

Bridge Information

Bridge Accomplishments
District 13 Mini-McKenney Masterpoint Race Winner (2016, 2017, 2018), BBO Master and multi-time Dailylong Tournament Champion, several open events 1st-3rds at regionals/sectionals/nationals.
Member of Bridge Club(s)
Northwestern DBC (Owner/Director), Reluctant Redoubler, USBF Jr Program
Favorite Tournaments
Summer Nationals
Favorite Conventions
Hybrid or Strong Club Structures, RUNT, Transfers over 1!C (in both 2/1 and alternate contexts), Canape
BBO Username
ACBL Ranking
Silver Life Master
Kyle/Luke Advanced 2/1– May 2018
2/1 GF
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In the Well: Jacek Kalita
Hi Jacek, Do you have a favorite bridge book? What is one thing you think major bridge organizations can do to help better promote bridge among younger audiences?
Is this Forcing?
I’m surprised you got that abbreviation past the filter.
Ok. A stupid question on a Wednesday evening.
We all like to live dangerously now and then.
Trick 3 Defense
Article updated. I rushed to post this, by bad.
Trick 3 Defense
Sorry article updated.
The Setting Trick: James Holzhauer
James! This interview was great. James is also bringing up bridge a decent amount in some of his other interviews. I listened to this and his interview on the Gambling with an Edge Podcast back-to-back (he was on there to talk about his sports betting and Jeopardy!, but also talked ...
Encrypted Quantum Sweep Cuebids
I like the premise. I wonder if it can conserve space, or be used to describe a combination of characteristics usually difficult to show. Like perhaps one step is showing an ace in a specific suit and the King of trumps, or a trump honor + a control card in partner ...
Sarik Goyal's bidding problem: AT A743 952 AQ98
I choose not to lead out of turn ;-).
Kyle Rockoff's bidding problem: KQ87 K98 KJ2 KQJ
Actually you won't believe the hand I was just in the middle of posting... (Just Kidding). Lol I try to go back to the more interesting problems Dave :-). (For the record, I believe I posted this hand because one of my Northwestern peeps was arguing that pass was a ...
Sarik Goyal's lead problem: T9873 83 Q6 KT32
Wimp, you really chose not to bid 1 initially (negative double would show only 4 here...) ;-).

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