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The SBU is the National Bridge Organisation for Scotland.

  • Farquharson Trophy won by Ian Patrick and Alistair Ross

    The Farquharson Trophy 2017 has been won by Ian Patrick and Alistair Ross.

    Runners up were Steven Male and Marilyn Silverdale.

    Full results are here.

  • Camrose 2017 - Second Weekend

    The International Committee has made the following decisions as to the Scotland and SBU teams for the Camrose second weekend which is being held at the Holiday Inn beside the Zoo in Edinbrgh on the weekend of March 3 - 5.

    Scotland - Mike Ash & Arend Bayer, Sandy Duncan & Jim Hay, Alex Adamson & Mike McGinley - NPC Malcolm Cuthbertson

    SBU - John Matheson & Iain Sime, Sam Punch & Stephen Peterkin, Alan Goodman & Brian Short - NPC Anne Symons

    There's a lot to be done, but hopefully we can improve on our current positions.

  • Summary of the first Camrose Weekend

    Further information on the event can be found at http://www.ebu.co.uk/internationals/camrose-2017

    The Republic of Ireland have their noses in front ahead of their trip to Edinburgh in March (76.52 VP), just ahead of favourites England on 73.80.  Wales lie in third place with 53.34, SBU are fourth with 41.12, Northern Ireland lie fifth on 32.95 and Scotland hold up the table with 20.27 VP. Final Weekend 1 scores are at http://www.ebu.co.uk/documents/results-data/2017/camrose/camrose.htm.

    The Scotland and SBU teams started off playing each other on Friday evening Jan 6th:  a 13.62 - 6.38 VP win for Scotland (their only win of the weekend).  On Saturday the SBU were beaten 1.39 - 18.61 by England while Scotland lost 5.32 - 14.68 to Wales.  After lunch the SBU beat Ireland 14.09 - 5.91, but


  • Hutchesons' Open Swiss Pairs

    This year's Hutchesons' Open Swiss Pairs is on Sunday February 5, starting at 12:00 and finishing around 19:00.  The entry fee is £15.00 per person (£7.50 for a junior) which includes a meal and coffee/tea all day.  Enter via its own entry form.  If you need further information, contact John Di Mambro (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


  • Senior Camrose 2017

    The team to play in Belfast on the weekend of May19, 20 and 21 2017 will be as follows:-  Iain Sime & John Matheson, Gerald Haase & John Murdoch and Harry Smith & Roy Bennett with Anne Perkins as NPC.

    Sandy Duncan & Finlay Marshall are named as reserve pair.  

    Once again congratulations and our best wishes to all involved.

  • Lady Milne 2017

    The team to play in Wrexham on the weekend of April 21,22 and 23 2017 will be as follows:-  Sam Punch & Paula Leslie, Anne Symons & Helen Kane and Liz McGowan & Fiona McQuaker with Alan Goodman as NPC.

    Congratulations and best wishes to all involved.

SBU Congresses

2017 Overseas Congress

Isla Canela 2017

The Overseas Congress is from 11-17 May 2017 near Seville, Spain

Overseas Congress brochure 

Peebles Hydro

Summer Congress 2017 at Peebles Hydro

The Summer Congress is from 14-16 July 2017.  We also run October and December congresses.

SBU Congress Reports & Information

More information on our congresses