System Summary Form (SSF), 2016 USBC

Team: Humphreys Last Updated Apr 9, 2016 at 19:38
Players: Sheri Winestock - Greg Humphreys

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Bids that Require Advance Preparation

2D opening: precision -- 10-15 w/ 4415 less one card
1D-2H: less than invitational w/5+ Ss and 4+ or 5 Hs
1D-2S: exactly invitational w/5+ Ss and 4+ Hs
1D-3C: less than INV w/ (5+,4+)m
nonforcing freebids at 2-level: 2M when there is exactly 1 unbid M,
1D-(1H)-2H: 6+S constructive or better
Transfers in many competitive situations.

General Bidding Style

Precision Club
1D: 2+ 10+-15 (generally)
2C: 6+ 10+-15 (generally)
1NT: 14-16 1st,2nd,3rd nv. 15-17 3rd Vul, 4th. frequent upgrades on shape/spots.
Opening bids may be 10 points when nv
can pass with balanced 11 Vul.(not obliged)
3rd seat openings may be very light
weak 2-Bids almost always 6/7 cards

Opening Leads AND Leads in the Middle of the Hand

4th vs NT
3rd and 5th vs suits
Rusinow Honor leads vs NT
Std Honor leads vs Suits, A from AK

Defensive Signals

Primary signal is Att. next is count
VS suit contracts we give suit preference when the dummy has singleton.