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Celebrity Speakers: Coffs Coast Gold Congress

  • Coffs Harbour Bridge Club Opal Cover Resort Coffs Harbour, NSW, 2450 Australia (map)

DECLARER PLAY: FIVE STEPS TO GET THOSE ENTRIES UNDER CONTROL

10:15 am - 11:00 am   Joan Butts, ABF National Teaching Coordinator

Play some famous hands in this workshop with Joan Butts. Joan has represented her country in world championships. Her passion is teaching bridge, and for the past 25 years she has owned and operated a club in Brisbane. Since 2011 she has been the ABF National Teaching Coordinator.


HOW TO CLIMB THE BRIDGE LADDER

11:15 am - 12 pm John Newman

John decided he loved bridge in 2013 after a trip to youth week, and has pursued the game passionately ever since, winning 41 events, including 6 nationals. He loves to teach and coach bridge, last year captaining the NSW Youth team to victory and this year captaining the Australian Under 25 team in Korea. John believes anyone can become competitive.


TEACHERS' LUNCH

12 pm - 2 pm 

Bridge teachers are invited to a free lunch funded by the ABF & NSWBA. This is a great opportunity to network, learn, and discuss the celebrity teaching topics.


Earlier Event: August 6
Two Bridge Workshops
Later Event: August 19
ABF Teacher Training Program