Open and Restricted Teams
The team numbers and draw for the Open and Restricted teams have been posted on the ABF website.
Women's & Seniors' Teams and the Melbourne Cup
This year, the Women's and Seniors' Teams will be played when the Melbourne Cup is being run. You won't miss out. Match 2 on Tuesday 4th November will be split into two halves. Boards 1-10 will be played before the Cup and 11-20 after. You will be able to view the race which will be broadcast at the venue. We will run Sweeps for those wishing to have a flutter.
Consequently the end of play for the day will be delayed until shortly after 7 pm.
New Novice Pairs will run alongside the Open and Restricted Pairs on November 1 and 2. Each player must have < 100 Masterpoints at 1/7/2014. To run as a separate event there must be 24 pairs entered.
Please visit the Championship Website for all information relating to the Spring Nationals.
The winners of the 2014 State Open Pairs were Michael Courtney and Jeanette Reitzer.
The 2014 Country Open Pairs was won by Larry Bryant and Roy Low.
Henry Chu and Nu Beasley won the Spring Swiss Pairs Congress.
Call for Nominations
The NSWBA is calling for nominations from Clubs for the Special Councillors to represent each of the four zones for the 2014-2015 period.
- a Bridge Competition with a Difference
Derrick Browne from the Trumps Bridge Club, Gordon Parker and Kerrie Eyers are seeking human interest stories with minimum technicality and maximum entertainment that illustrate why bridge is a passion, not just a game. Submissions, anecdotes and other creative bids will be judged by an independent panel and prizes awarded.
More details regarding prizes and how to enter can be found on the Trumps Bridge Club Website.
The Annual ABDA Directors Seminar will be held in Adelaide, November 8-9, 2014.