This is a collection of teaching articles written by IAC Teachers on a wide variety of topics. If you want something included here, please email it as plain text, HTML or a Word Document to Oliver Clarke. To see an article, select the Author and then the Category and lastly the article in question from the drop-down lists.
Lesson by Marc Smith (Tue 21-Aug-2018):Marc Smith, winning bridge player, columnist, coach and writer of many bridge books; an experienced teacher of students from beginner to very experienced partnerships, and a bidding theorist and a member of the expert bidding panel for numerous magazines worldwide, was so kind to give us 3rd lesson on "Planning the Play".~~~~~
Notes from lessons and Marc's announcements about his classes are available in: this topic in IAC Forums. If you are not yet registered there, please do it now.
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Teachers' Summer breaks and returns (Wed 05-Sep-2018):Wonderful news, Hoki is already back! Please join his trny followed by review every 1st Wed of month, and play & discuss session, every 3rd Wed of month. Both at 1900 UTC, 3pm edt, 9pm Paris.
Dave Greenough (Dave G), a top Canadian player and runner-up in the 2016 Canadian Senior's Teams Championship, will be returning to the IAC on Tuesday, September 11 at 2:00 PM Eastern for his weekly Play and Discuss sessions. Dave emphasizes paying attention to the process rather than focusing on singular results. Dave will be using BBO audio so please login on the web version. BabsG will be the table host. Join in for some fun!
Note: There will not be Dave's lesson on OCT 2nd, because Dave plays in Ottawa's tournament, we wish him best of luck! :)
Angel Blue will be away until Oct 15. Make sure u practice "Dare to Declare" during summer, same time and place on Mondays & Fridays :)
And of course last, but not least, hard working to improve our skills, OliverC never stopped his Saturday's OCP lessons, warm TY !h
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New IAC Trnys (Wed 12-Sep-2018):Binh123 is now hosting trnys on Wednesdays when Hoki is not giving lessons, at 1700 utc, 1pm NY, 7pm Paris. ~~~~~
And very new, fun event is on Sundays, IAC PRIME TIME Individual trny, same time: 1700 utc, 1pm NY, 7pm Paris. Thanks Benji! ~ ~ ~ ~ ~
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