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The Bridge Zone - 12-03-2019This Week... Tissues - Taranaki Congress; Winner – Anna Kalma; Bridge Zone Racing Channel - Kelly Peirse Memorial Teams; penalty cards, reserve your rights, Judge Julie; Paul Mendolsen – Winning Ways to Play Your Cards; think more, count more; Sam Punch - Keep Bridge Alive - Postcard from Scotland; cue bids - Jacoby13/03/2019 11:00 AM0:28:11Download //
The Bridge Zone - 06-03-2019This Week... Oprah Winfrey; Collins little book of tips; Hutt Bridge club results; International publicity for Bridge; North Island teams – Tauranga results; Ware, Wear and Where – what’s in a name?; Judge Julie and coffee; Tip of the week; Taranaki Congress teams event 06/03/2019 11:00 AM0:28:15Download //
The Bridge Zone - 27-02-2019This Week... North Island Teams at Bridge Zone Racing Channel, Mereana’s favourites, zygomatic muscles, the Keep Bridge Alive campaign, Samantha Punch, Gold Coast Congress, book of the week, Bridge lesson season, Judge Julie - what is her ruling?27/02/2019 11:00 AM0:27:38Download //
The Bridge Zone - 20-02-2019This Week... Gold Coast Congress – Pairs results; Australia Bridge Federation; Double Dummy – John McAlister; Judge Julie – opening light 3rd seat; Bridge Zone Hikoi – Hutt Valley Club. 20/02/2019 11:00 AM0:28:12Download //
The Bridge Zone - 13-02-2019This Week... John McAlister from Charlottesville Virginia – producer of the Double Dummy documentary; Results South Island teams; Gold Coast Congress; Judge Julie; Pinocchio; book of the week Winning No trump Leads by David Bird and Taf Anthias.13/02/2019 11:00 AM0:28:17Download //
The Bridge Zone - 05-02-2019This Week... National Tournament Director – Julie Atkinson; Duplicate Bridge Rule Book 2017; South Island Teams; John McAllister – Double Dummy – The Setting Trick 06/02/2019 11:00 AM0:27:0Download //
The Bridge Zone - 30-01-2019This Week... The Bridge Zone Racing Channel goes live; Barry reports on the Tauranga Mini Congress; and where do tributes feature in the game of Bridge?30/01/2019 11:00 AM0:27:24Download //
The Bridge Zone - 23-01-2019This Week... Luck, skill or form – what helps you at the table to rise above them all? Is there a reason for a Bridge partnership to have a pre-nup agreement? And a new feature – we highlight a Bridge book and share some of its content.23/01/2019 11:00 AM0:27:19Download //
The Bridge Zone - 16-01-2019This Week... We close off our conversation with Samantha – Postcard from Scotland will return in February; Tournament Directors are discussed – are there gender and/or age inequality issues here? 16/01/2019 11:00 AM0:28:14Download //
The Bridge Zone - 09-01-2019This Week... Rating Points; how much Bridge per week would you need to play to improve your game; Ghandi makes it onto the Bridge Zone; finding a partner – are you lonesome tonight? – and a tip to improve your Bridge this year.09/01/2019 11:00 AM0:28:16Download //
The Bridge Zone - 02-01-2019This Week... We 'punch' above our weight with gender and things Bridge this week – sexism, contentious opinions, inequality at the table – are we really talking about our beautiful game? Angry and upset – is there a difference and aren’t they unisex words? 02/01/2019 11:00 AM0:28:12Download //
The Bridge Zone - 26-12-2018This Week... We carry on our conversation with Sam Punch and hear the update from Kevin Judd on his journey into the Bridge World and the Bridge PhD. And Global domination – May 11th 2019 – we jump on board with Warsaw – Universal Bridge Day.26/12/2018 11:00 AM0:27:5Download //
The Bridge Zone - 19-12-2018This Week... We're talking diet and nutrition - what's that got to do with Bridge? Plus, roll over Houdini, Norwegian Boye Brogeland and his book Bridge at the edge, Thames Bridge Festival in January 2019 and more. 19/12/2018 11:00 AM0:26:59Download //
The Bridge Zone - 12-12-2018This Week... Directors, squeezes, points systems, weak and strong no trumps, sacrificing and being a little forgiving and caring to new players.12/12/2018 11:00 AM0:26:2Download //
The Bridge Zone - 04-12-2018This Week... The final part of Mereana and Barry's talk with Zia Mahmood, Postcard from Scotland, and what the heck is HOOL… Check out Amaresh Deshpande and his creation.05/12/2018 11:00 AM0:26:57Download //
The Bridge Zone - 28-11-2018This Week... The Bridge Legend Zia Mahmood continues his chat with Mereana and Barry, talking about carding systems, suit preference and his partnership with another great - Michael Rosenburg.28/11/2018 11:00 AM0:28:10Download //
The Bridge Zone - 21-11-2018This Week... Bridge legend Zia Mahmood joins Mereana and Barry – he proudly offers his opinion on the ‘cheating scandal’ that rocked and still taints the World Bridge scene. We talk Heat 1,2 and 3 and he offers his solutions to better Bridge using the Four F’s. Part 2 of this interview next week. 21/11/2018 11:00 AM0:27:54Download //
The Bridge Zone - 14-11-2018This Week... Puppet Stayman rears its head again, we talk Overcalls, Christmas Parties and about Taupo and Thames Bridge Clubs. Plus results of the NZ Team Trials at Orewa over the weekend and Double Dummy with John McAlister.14/11/2018 11:00 AM0:27:59Download //
The Bridge Zone - 07-11-2018This Week... - Babich pairs winners - Interview Hugh McGann - Irish International - Ed Roggeveen TOPS director07/11/2018 02:14 PM0:28:42Download //
The Bridge Zone - 31-10-2018This Week... Why join a bridge club? And a look at transfers... what are they?31/10/2018 11:00 AM0:27:27Download //
The Bridge Zone - 24-10-2018This Week... Hamilton and Otago Southland Labour Weekend Congress Wrap Up – Ryan SONG – Smolen – Points Smoints – Exclusive Blackwood – Chocolate Eclairs – Food at the Bridge Table – Flowers – Postcard from Scotland – John McAlister – Double Dummy – and To bid or not to Bid; Sacrifice is the subject24/10/2018 11:00 AM0:25:39Download //
The Bridge Zone - 17-10-2018This Week... No Trumps 5 Card Major Congress Aces Postcard from Scotland Zia Again Bridge Report Herman Yuan MZ Youngest Directors Waikato Bridge Club NZ Team Trails For China17/10/2018 11:00 AM0:28:34Download //
The Bridge Zone - 10-10-2018This Week... National Congress wrap up Rubber bridge competition Interviews winners of Congress events10/10/2018 11:00 AM0:27:45Download //
The Bridge Zone - 03-10-2018This Week... NZ Bridge 33rd Congress Winners Youth Novice Open Teams Pairs03/10/2018 11:00 AM0:28:24Download //
The Bridge Zone - 26-09-2018This Week... Novice tournaments, Paul Marston26/09/2018 11:00 AM0:28:20Download //