Stocken Bridge courses


Starting from scratch and assuming no knowledge at all, this course will take you through all the essentials of basic bidding. Suitable for total beginners as well as those who have a basic grasp of the game. Once you have completed the course, you’ll be ready to play at (almost!) any table.

Week 1. How to Play
Week 2. How to Score
Week 3. Bidding Objectives
Week 4. Two Golden Rules
Week 5. Balanced Hands:1NT & 2NT
Week 6. Balanced Hands after 1–of–suit
Week 7. Opening 2 ♦, 2 ♥, 2 ♠
Week 8. Opening 2 ♣ & Slams