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Sam Marks
Sam Marks
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Basic Information

Member Since
July 29, 2010
Last Seen
2 minutes ago
Member Type
Bridge Teacher
Country
United States of America

Bridge Information

Member of Bridge Club(s)
Bridge Club of Atlanta (owner)
BBO Username
sammarks
ACBL Ranking
Platinum Life Master
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Advice for new club owners?
I try to maximize the extra point games. So each month I have to check the calendar for unit champ., local sectionals, regionals etc. Then schedule charity games, gnt swissses, nap game in summer, club appreciation games in October, etc. I also publish information on upcoming classes on the back ...
Advice for new club owners?
moved.
Advice for new club owners?
Good Luck!! I am the owner/manager/teacher at my club. I have no idea how many hours, not sure it would matter since it is a larger club. I use an inexpensive website developer that has worked for many clubs, https://bridgeclubmanager.com/ My duties include: finding partner matches ...
Sam Marks's bidding problem: KQ3 J432 QT9 Q86
Board 27 from Tuesday's common game. JT AKQT965 J8 AJ
Sam Marks's bidding problem: KQ3 J432 QT9 Q86
Both resulted in a bottom board.
Sam Marks's bidding problem: KQ3 J432 QT9 Q86
The non alert of 2 gave responder UI. If partner thinks 2 is natural then 3 is forcing, looking for the best game. Therefore the UI makes bidding more attractive. Is pass a logical alternative? At the time, I did not think so, since I thought a ...
Sam Marks's bidding problem: KQ3 J432 QT9 Q86
Thank you for your votes and comments. This was actually a UI problem. 2 was not alerted and responder raised 3 to 4. My first inclination was 3 was a strange bid and all strange bids are forcing. The opponents felt 3 was invitational and ...
For Club Managers
I only run one stac a year for my players. The open players don't care and they get fewer points than they do for a charity game. The Open STaC game does not credit for the lower level games.
Canasta
Jeff, This sounds like a great idea. A couple of questions. Is there any teaching materials on Canasta? How many lessons, etc? Do you need to buy any materials? I used to play hand and foot. A multi-deck shuffler was used, I think.
Facebook
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