- Last Updated on Tuesday, 24 November 2015 18:06
The SBU is the National Governing Organisation for Bridge in Scotland.
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The Selection Committee has announced the Scotland team for the first Camrose weekend, 8-10 January in Ireland:
2015 National League Winners
Derek Sanders, Stephen Peterkin, Alan Goodman, Brian Short (Capt), Samantha Punch
The 2015 National League was convincing won by the SHORT team with PIPER (Douglas Piper, Malcolm Cuthbertson, Alex Wilkinson, Phil Morrison, Frazer Morgan, Phil Stephens) winning the race for second place from KANE and SIME.
The Second Division was won by ADAMSON (Alex Adamson, Mike Ash, Finlay Marshall, Arend Bayer, Patrick Home) with BURN in second place.
The Third Division was won by MALE (Stephen Male, Marilyn Silverdale, Iain Taylor, Andrew Symons, Joyce Benson, Raymond Blin) with VALENTINE in second place.
Seniors' Trial for the Teltscher Trophy and 2016 European Team Championships
Entries close on Saturday 5 December.
Women's Trial for the Lady Milne Trophy and 2016 European Team Championships
The trial will be held on 5-6 December 2015 at the St Andrew Bridge Club in Glasgow. Play starts at 10.30am on 5 December and 10am on 6 December. Note that the timings for Sunday have been recently changed.
Peter Moss & George Plant on winning the Arthur.
Peter Cairns and Les Verth on winning the Fairlie
Andy Philip and Fiona Greenwood on winning the Bowman
Bill West and Rod Jenkins on winning the Jesner
Diana Fairlie and Pat Booth on winning the Johnston
Congratulations ! to
Bob McKinnon and Ian Patrick on winning the Pairs
Cathy Ferguson and Jim Forsyth on winning the Consolation Pairs
Clive Owen and John Holland on winning the Swiss Pairs
John Murdoch, Iain Sime, Bill Gardner and Mike Bell on winning the Teams
George Plant, Peter Moss, Jack Paterson and Derek Sanders on winning the Consolation Teams
Ross Woodburn, Roy Bennett, Jim Hay and Andy Phillip on winning the Swiss Teams
Graham Little and Rosie Peattie on winning Bronze 3
Brian McKenzie and Philip Hudson on winning Bronze 2
Susan Geddes and Harry Archibald on winning Bronze 1
Upcoming events - enter now!
- Last Updated on Sunday, 22 November 2015 21:10
The latest information is on the 2015 National League page.
Scottish Cup 2015
32 teams have entered and the draw took place on Sunday, 12th April at the Ayrshire Bridge Centre. The finalists from 2014, Short and Kane have been seeded and will enter the event at round of 16. Results Short beats Ash and is through to the Final.
7 teams have entered the Highland draw, 2 of which will make up the final 16. Results Wickens join main draw (Highland 2) and Craig (Highland 1)
Scottish Cup Plate 2015
Latest results - Bennett beat McLeod and Stathern beat Hodgson ....Results
2016 World Bridge Games
Formerly called the Olympiad, first information available in international activities.
- Last Updated on Monday, 02 November 2015 06:18
2015 SBU Congresses at Peebles Hydro Hotel
Winter : 11-13 December 2015
2016 - Croatia
Please call bridge Overseas to check availability before booking your flights if you are extending your stay.
Review of Overseas Congress 2015 - Corfu
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 24 November 2015 17:52
Assistance required ....more
Better Behaviour at Bridge
The World Bridge Federation and Bridge Base (BBO) present the 3rd AUTUMN WORLD ONLINE WOMEN’s BRIDGE FESTIVAL To be held from 9th – 15th November 2015 more
If you update to Windows 10 you also need to install the new Bridgemate control software (v. 3.1.2), as previous versions are not compatible with Windows 10. For more technical tips
Women's Teams 2016
This event will take place at the Melville BC Edinburgh on Saturday 16th January and Sunday 17th January 2016. Special rates have been agreed with the Holiday Inn which is very close to the club – more.
Winter 4's 2016
This event will take place at the Melville BC in Edinburgh the weekend of the 29th January . The Winter Swiss teams will be on Sunday 31st January at the Carlton BC. Special rates have been negotiated with the Holiday Inn – more.
Strathpeffer Congress 2016
A new date and an old venue. The congress returns to the Ben Wyvis Hotel . The weekend of the 1st to 4th April is devoted to the bridge congress and DBB will be £99 pp for 3 nights.
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Information for clubs
This is a new section within the Support tab. Many thanks to Fort Matilda BC for sharing their experience of lottery funding, first published in the SB News, July 2012.
EBU Blue Points
As the SBU does not issue Blue Points, this is the current policy for handling them.