Theory and Conventions


M J Bridge




On the next page are

some general thoughts on conventions

It is important that a partnership should share a philosophy on the matter - at least up to a point.

Following that is a

dictionary of conventions

with links to where each one is to be found in the main body of bidding on the site.

There are then a number of pages addressing important groups of conventions which might appear at various points in the auction:-

support continuations

fourth suit forcing

trial bids

the principle of fast arrival

This page last revised 28th June 2017