In professional life Senior Datacommunications analyst/advisor
Favorite Bridge Memory
Playing and winning CPH open mix 2012 with Bettina Kalkerup (Olympic champ), Playing and winning CPH open qual. 2009 with Dennis Bilde (2 times Junior World Champion - AND NOW also VanderBilde !!)
One national open pairs final (leading underway), Teams at XXV Tenerife intl. Bridge Festival 2012, DK Vingsted Festival Vinoble Open 2007, Malmø-Studen 2011 Butler winners overall, 3xMix Natl.A-finals, 2'nd in CPH regional mix final
Regular Bridge Partners
Roi Joensen (Faroe International), Yves Marquard (Best Partner ever), Preben Thaarup (Experienced Mentor), Peter Bang (wildly undisciplined)
Member of Bridge Club(s)
Studenterforeningen, Young-Sharks, Plan-B
Yearly Malmø(Sweden)-Studen (Copenhagen-Denmark)) Club Championship, Tenerife Intl Bridge Festival
Hi Boye !
First of all I'll join the cheerleading choir and say congratulations on all your deserved successes.
I would also congratulate you on your super bridge magazine, which I think is the best one out there (trumping even "The Bridge World"), and your great book.
Fot the deal ...
Just finished reading this again (the third time).
It's a classic !
I think Kehela is undoubtedly the best bridge player ever not to win a Bermuda Bowl.
Highly recommended !
This book has it all; great stories, great plays, great humour.
I tried the Rosenkrantz approach for a limited time, but have shifted to the following instead (we wanted 4♣ back as stayman):
4♣=Stayman, (if followed by 4nt rkc1430, if followed by 5mi sign-off)
4♦=sign-off in a major, (if followed by 4nt ...
Answer to Bob an Yuan:
I'm sorry i used this format instead of the bidding poll format.
I felt this was a binary issue; either bid or pass.
In the future I'll use the bidding poll format.
BTW: It was matchpoints
Well if no-one else will comment I will !
So if I try to make some simple rules. I'll be able to follow at the table. It should be:
- Aces are pure don't deduct anything from SF+3
- Kings and queens subtract 1/2 for each swapped to short ...
Hi Polly !!
Over time, I've been trying to figure out what a good psych is and when to make one safely, as I'm fairly risk-averse.
Just a note:
You can't make a safe psych .... then it's not a psych :)
(because then partner would have ...
I will just note that this is an extremely useful bidding challenge book !
Unlike traditional bidding challenges from various magazines - (Where it always seems to be the goal to bid slams on 4-3 and 4-2 fits and avoiding 4ma with let's say a 5-4 fit) - This book deals with ...