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BERNARD MAGEE

Filmed Live at Haslemere Festival

2011 2012

1 Ruffing for Extra Tricks 7 Leads

This seminar deals with declarer’s use of ruffing Bernard takes you through all the basic leads and the

to generate extra tricks and then looks at how the importance of your choice of lead. If you start to think

defenders might counteract this. not just about your hand, but about your partner’s too,

then you will get much better results.

2 Competitive Tricks

This seminar focuses on competitive auctions from the 8 Losing Trick Count

perspective of the overcalling side to start with and

A method of hand evaluation for when you find a fit.

then from the perspective of the opening side in the

Bernard deals with the basics of the losing trick count

second part.

then looks at advanced methods to hone your bidding.

3 Making the Most of High Cards

9 Making a Plan as Declarer

This seminar helps declarer to use his high cards more

carefully and then looks at how defenders should care Bernard explains how to make a plan then expands on

for their precious high cards. how to make the most of your long suits. The first half

deals with no-trumps, the second with suit contracts.

4 Identifying & Bidding Slams

10 Responding to 1NT

The first half of this seminar is about identifying when

a slam might be on – one of the hardest topics This seminar deals with Transfers and Stayman in

to teach. The second half covers some of the detail. The 1NT opening comes up frequently, so having

techniques used to bid slams. a good, accurate system of responses is paramount.

5 Play & Defence of 1NT Contracts 11 Signals & Discards

This seminar looks at the most common and This seminar deals with Count, Attitude

yet most feared of contracts: 1NT. The first half and Suit-preference signals: aiming to get

looks at declaring the contract and the second you working as a partnership in defence.

part puts us in the defenders’ seats.

12 Endplays

6 Doubling & Defence Bernard takes you through the basics of the

against Doubled Contracts technique before showing some magical hands

The first half of this seminar explores penalty where you take extra tricks from defenders. In the

doubles and the second half discusses the second half, Bernard looks at how to avoid being

defence against doubled contracts. endplayed as a defender.

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