Do You Add Distribution Points?

Do You Add Distribution Points?

I am often asked, “Do you add distribution points?” I once asked Al Roth the same question.  Now, it seems like it was a long time ago.  He’s in the bridge Hall of Fame and he’s the winner of many national and international titles.  But he was most celebrated for...
ClubKing Bridge Quiz: Name That Faux Pas!

ClubKing Bridge Quiz: Name That Faux Pas!

I was lucky enough to kibitz the late, great Omar Sharif a few years before he died. He was playing in a high stakes money game. Everyone was vulnerable when East dealt this hand and opened 4♥. Sharif’s partner, South, boomed out 4♠, and Sharif raised him to 6♠. West...
Oswald Jacoby’s Thoughts on ClubKing

Oswald Jacoby’s Thoughts on ClubKing

What is unique about ClubKing’s Beginning Bridge sessions? Oswald Jacoby described it perfectly in his forward to Peter’s book, Play Bridge in Four Hours: “For over fifty years, I have believed firmly that an absolute beginner can only learn bridge by means of long...
Commonly Asked Questions

Commonly Asked Questions

Today’s blog focuses on answers to some commonly asked bridge questions: Can I learn to play bridge online? Yes. ClubKing Incorporated offers the best online bridge classes in the world. We can teach absolute beginners to very advanced players. What is the best way to...
No Bull Bridge

No Bull Bridge

The Countess and the Ice Cold Grand Slam I had just finished blitzing a high stakes money game at the International Bridge Club in Amsterdam. The fat wad of Dutch Euros in my pocket was making me dizzy. I entered the restroom wondering if I should pay some bills or...