Improvers' Bidding Challenge No. 8
Aimed at District/Local/Club Masters and Novices. Entries from those in classes are particularly welcome.
Please submit your entries to emailProtector.addCloakedMailto("ep_5f6fefc5", 1); by 10th...
SBU Peebles Congress for National and Bronze level players.
I thought I would let you and the rest of the club know about the SBU Congresses held at Peebles Hydro. John and I went to their Summer Congress last weekend! Yes, I can hear your surprise, and we were rather worried that we had overstepped the mark, but we had been told that the SBU were running a Bronze level player congress, in tandem with their main...
The SBU Summer National Congress is now over, with the gongs going as follows:
Congress Pairs - Pieter van Dijk Trophy - Jim Forsyth & Susan Aitchison
Congress Teams - Sam Punch, Tim Rees, Stephen Peterkin & Les Steel
Consolation Pairs - Brian Short & Alan Goodman
Consolation Teams - Mike Clack, Lyn Fry, Pearl Murphy & Denis Murphy
Swiss Pairs - Jeff Wilkins & Ann Wilkins
Swiss Teams - Joyce White, Bill White, Tim...
Sam Leckie sadly passed away after a long illness in June 2017. Many of our current players will have no memory of Sam who stopped playing competitive bridge in the 1990s but those of a certain age will remember Sam as a colossus of Scottish Bridge.
Sam represented Great Britain in a junior friendly then soon thereafter formed his partnership with Victor Goldberg, described by Liz McGowan in her must read history of...
One year gone and to be honest due to the resignations a difficult year and my thanks are due to my team for doing the extra work required.
I know results, including posting and tournament directing involving starting times and lack of Wi-Fi, have spoilt some of our tournaments, these are on our urgent list for improvement.
I have to say our web page is not the easiest for finding items. Currently research is...
The Scotland team for the Chairman's Cup in Sweden will be Harry Smith, Roy Bennett, Alex Adamson and Mike McGinley.
This event is part of the Swedish Bridge Festival, and is run by the Swedish Bridge Federation.
A list of the teams entered so far appears at the end of this article. If we have 22 or more teams entered, we shall have both a Division 2 and a Division 3.
The two weekends of National League are October 28 & 29 at the Buchanan BC, Glasgow and November 18 & 19 at the New Melville BC, Edinburgh. Entries are now being taken with a closing date of July 15th 2017. The entry fee remains at £300 per team (Juniors half...