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# Bridge & other card games/Bridge rotation for 12 couples (Teams) including hosting

Question
We have a bridge Group and we meet once a week for 8 weeks and then we meet the 9th week for an Awards Luncheon and announce the winners.  We have 12 couples (teams) and each team should host only 4 times over the 8 weeks
WOULD YOU PLEASE SEND ME A ROTATION for a 12-couple set up? We play one table @ 6 houses each week. Unlike the question answered for Joyce for 9 games we also need to indicate who is to host each game such that each couple (Team) hosts only 4 times. Thank You for your assistance.      Ron

Here is the answer that I gave to Joyce over an 8 week period. Below that is a suggestion for the host pair. While it is not evenly spaced over the 8 weeks (some pairs host more near the beginning and others host more near the end), every pair ends up hosting exactly 4 times.

Week      Pair Matchups

1   12-1 11-2 10-3 9-4 8-5 7-6
2   12-2 1-3 11-4 10-5 9-6 8-7
3   12-3 2-4 1-5  11-6 10-7 9-8
4   12-4 3-5 2-6  1-7 11-8 10-9
5   12-5 4-6 3-7  2-8 1-9 11-10
6   12-6 5-7 4-8  3-9 2-10 1-11
7   12-7 6-8 5-9 4-10 3-11 2-1
8   12-8 7-9 6-10 5-11 4-1 3-2
9   12-9 8-10 7-11 6-1 5-2 4-3

Hosting

Week      Hosts

1    1 2 3 5 6 9
2    1 8 9 10 11 12
3    3 4 5 6 7 8
4    2 6 7 10 11 12
5    1 3 4 5 8 10
6    2 4 7 9 11 12
7    4 5 8 9 10 11
8    1 2 3 6 7 12

Questioner's Rating
 Rating(1-10) Knowledgeability = 10 Clarity of Response = 10 Politeness = 10 Comment Thanks for taking the time and effort to help me with this Regards Ron

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