Open Teams of Four Friday afternoon 17th to 20th October 2014 1 118 Clive Owen / John Atthey / Charles Outred / Vi Outred 2 113 Emily Garden / Sadie Craig / Peter Hodgson / Willie Nelson 3 108 Yvonne Wiseman/ Alex Wilkinson/ Martin Stephens/ Jun Nakamaru-Pinder 4 106 Patricia Matheson / John Matheson / Steven Peterkin / Samantha Punch 5 105 Fiona Abbott / Pauline Phillips / Stewart Duguid / Sandy Anderson 6= 100 Gavin Christie / Mike Marshall / Ron Moodie / Bob Hunter 6= 100 Matthew Pumphrey / Kishen Srinivasan / Steve Lawrence / Ann Ingram 8 97 Archie Bouverie / Bill Whyte / Peter Moss / George Plant 9 95 Peggy Donaldson / Betty Bell / Horst Kopleck / Ricky Finlayson 10 94 Tim Matthews / Ian Reeves / Bill White / John Farmer 11 93 Elizabeth McGuire / Sandra Rabbitts / William Thomson/ Peter Mollart 12= 89 Arnaud Flecchia/ Arnaud Vinciguerra/ Dorothee Parayre/ I Faurisson 12= 89 Derrick Peden / Malcolm Copley / Robert Clow / Tim McKay 14 87 Babs Matthews / Joyce White / Maureen Mitchell / Christine Edwards 15 85 Liz McGowan / David Liggat / Julia Palmer / Jim Hay 16= 84 Robert Thomson / Grant Harrower / Jean Bidwell / Rosemary Miller 16= 84 Bill Gardner / Heather Dhondy / Iain Sime / Tony Wilkinson 18 82 Paul Maiolani / Bob McKinnon / Steve Male / Cathy Ferguson 19 81 Pamela Oglesby / David Oglesby / Sheila Galloway / Susan Pell 20 78 Michael Stanbury / Frank Springett / Rosemary Gray / Norman Gray 21 72 Carolyn Peploe / Fiona Greenwood / Shiena Lang / Veronica Guy 22= 68 Renee Lees / John Lennon / Neil Wylie / Basil Edelman 22= 68 Fran Thornton / Jean Smallwood / Eddie Lucioni / Laurie Sedar 22= 68 Teresa Dearden / Hans Hallewas / Janette Glass / Guus Glass 25 67 Marjorie Swan / Sylvia Rogerson / Trevor Ward / Christine Ward 26 66 Liz Elsden / Paul Cozens / Andy Bonnes / Kirsty Goodman 27 65 S Drevon / V de Longevialle / D Stapylton-Smith / S Schlumberger 28 64 Marie Calamaro / Isabelle Morresi / Maha Whiteway / Barbara Amblard 29 49 Diana Roberts / Glenda Bouttell / Pam Bailey / Sue Stevens 30= 45 Frances McKeown / Steve Bailey / Jack Lees / Adriane Cook 30= 45 Alan Officer / Norma Bain / Gillian Roberts / George Roberts 32 40 Margaret Bell / Frances Linehan / Beryl Campbell / Allan Gordon 33 35 Audrey Bainbridge / Renee McMahon / Vicki Hirst / Irene Boothman
Autumn Congress 2014 Open Teams won by Owen, Atthey, Outred & Outred
Improvers’ Bidding Challenge No 8
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_74025a53", 1); by 10th...
- Improvers’ Bidding Challenge 7 – April 2017
Summer Bronze Congress won by Katharine Bailey & David Hamilton
Katharine Bailey and David Hamilton won the Bronze event at Peebles Congress last weekend. (photo)
Summer Congress Report from the Bronze Ranks
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...
Summer National Congress at Peebles
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...
26th European Youth Team Championships
The European Youth Team Championships took place in July 2017 in Šamorín, Slovakia. See the team "video postcard" at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Lv30KfU8mc&feature=youtu.be! For the U26 Open Team Championship, the selectors decided to build on the experience gained in the Junior Camrose and selected the same team for the U26 Open Team Championship. Abi Wilson & Jun Nakamaru-Pinder, Gints Freimanis & Stewart...
The SBU has purchased a licence for EBUScore for use in National Events. If any Advanced / National TD needs to download this for use in a national event or practice please contact Christine Walker
Obituary: Sam Leckie
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...
President's Report - June 2017
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...
Chairman's Cup (29 July - 3 Aug 2017)
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.
National League 2017
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...
Other Recent Updates
- Stirling Pairs - Event Information
- National Swiss Teams - Event Information - Edwin Berry Bowl
- Submitting Results for an Event
- SBU National Summer Congress - Photographs
- 83nd AGM - 30th May 2017
- SBU National Bronze Congress - overall placings
- Summer Congress Pairs - Winners - Pieter van Dijk Trophy
- SBU National Summer Congress - Pairs Finals
- SBU National Summer Congress - Swiss Pairs
- SBU National Summer Congress - Swiss Teams
- Summer Congress Teams - Winners - Edward Whittaker Trophy
- SBU National Bronze Congress - session 3
- SBU National Summer Congress - Teams Finals
- SBU National Summer Congress - Pairs Qualifying session 2
- SBU National Bronze Congress - session 2
SBU Education News
SBU National & Bronze Congresses at Peebles Hydro
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Summer National & Bronze Congresses
14-16 July 2017
Autumn National & Bronze Congresses
20-22 October 2017
- Autumn Congress Brochure (for both events)
Winter National Congress
8-10 December 2017
- Winter Bronze Congress Brochure (for both events)
10th Overseas Congress
Sunday 29 April 2018 to Saturday 5 May 2018
at Athena Beach Hotel, Paphos, Cyprus