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PHOTO GALLERY: 66th annual Sarasota Sailing Squadron Labor Day Regatta

PHOTO GALLERY: 66th annual Sarasota Sailing Squadron Labor Day Regatta

September 4, 2012

The 66th annual Sarasota Sailing Squadron Labor Day Regatta starting Friday, Aug. 31 through Sunday, Sept. 2

Bridge Bites: The Merrimac Coup

Bridge Bites: The Merrimac Coup

August 29, 2012

Historians of the Spanish-American War will have no difficulty figuring out how this week's coup got its exotic name. For the rest of us, there is Google.

Bridge Bites: The Anti-Bath Coup

Bridge Bites: The Anti-Bath Coup

August 22, 2012

West leads the King, and Declarer craftily ducks. Now, if West continues, he gives Declarer a second trick in the suit.

Bridge Bites: The Trump Coup

Bridge Bites: The Trump Coup

August 15, 2012

This week's deal contains a little bit of magic whereby a "certain" trump loser evaporates into thin air thanks to some well-timed Declarer play.

Modifying Movements for 'Mom'

Modifying Movements for 'Mom'

August 8, 2012

Many times in a class or the gym, someone will ask, 'Can I do that exercise?' A better question might be, 'How can I do that exercise?'

Bridge Bites: Morton's Fork

Bridge Bites: Morton's Fork

August 8, 2012

We continue our look at some of bridge's exotic coups, and this week it is the Morton's Fork, a play that offers an opponent a choice of evils. Here, the Fork allows Declarer to bring home the 6♥ contract.

Bridge Bites: The crocodile coup

Bridge Bites: The crocodile coup

August 1, 2012

Bridge has a number of exotic "coups," and for the next few weeks we'll look at some of them, starting with the aptly named Crocodile Coup.

Bridge bites: A dummy reversal

Bridge bites: A dummy reversal

July 25, 2012

N-S stumble into 4♠, and West leads A♦. Declarer can count five Spade tricks and four Clubs.

PHOTO GALLERY: LBKC Tennis Camp

PHOTO GALLERY: LBKC Tennis Camp

July 24, 2012

Longboat Key Club's annual tennis camp is full of kids serving, volleying, running and most importantly have lots of fun.

Bridge Bites: Third-Hand Trickery

Bridge Bites: Third-Hand Trickery

July 18, 2012

"Third-hand high" is common advice, and on this hand, East plays "Third hand extra high" in order to fool Declarer.



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