Welcome to the Scottish Bridge Union
The junior selectors are pleased to announce the following team for the Junior Camrose Trophy that will be held in Dublin on 17-19 February:
Abigail Wilson and Jun Nakamaru-Pinder
Stewart Pinkerton and Gints Freimanis
Ronan Valentine and Liam O'Brien
NPC: Sandy Duncan
The team for the Peggy Bayer Trophy will be announced shortly.
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
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.
Other Recent Updates
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- National Pairs
- Contacting the SBU
- EAST District League
- LANARKSHIRE League
- Farquharson Trophy - Magazine Subscribers & Direct members
- President’s report October, November 2016
- Scottish Bridge News update
- Improvers’ Bidding Challenge - Closing Date 11th December 2016
- Improvers Bidding Competition – July 2016 – Results
- PERTHSHIRE & District League
Isla Canela 2017
The Overseas Congress is from 11-17 May 2017 near Seville, Spain
Summer Congress 2017 at Peebles Hydro
The Summer Congress is from 14-16 July 2017. We also run October and December congresses.