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We have 16 players who play 10 times a year in groups of four.  How best do I separate the people so they play with as many different people as possible?

Hi there.

Try this out -  16 Player , Individual  (Howell movement)

Or  "Google" Rainbow Bridge movement, 16 players.

Check out the "Bridge Guys" website -

List of Bridge Movements - Bridge Guys - Similarto List of Bridge Movements - Bridge Guys

Rainbow Individual Movement - A movement for tournaments involving players ... The guide cards are often printed in different colors, therefore the name Rainbow. ... Individual Movement for 16 Players and 30 Boards - This Schedule shows the .... pair enters the game by replacing one of the pairs playing in their direction.

I hope this helps.

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I can answer questions about most card games . These games include Bridge, Hearts, Spades, Euchre, Canasta, Whist, Pinochle, Cribbage, and Rummy.


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