LATEST NEWS

Improvers - New Year Boot Camp

Kick off the new year with a workshop designed for players of all levels who need to reinforce or brush up their knowledge and use of card combinations and card play. Great to do with your partner to start the new bridge season. January 30 or February 6, 9.30am - 4pm. Anyone who has already enrolled for Jan 30 can opt to change to Feb 6 to balance the numbers.

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2015 ANC Restricted Butler Pairs

The ABF is offering $2000 travel grants and entry to the ANC Restricted Butler Pairs in Fremantle in July 18-19, see www.abf.com.au/2015-australian-national-championships-restricted-player-subsidy/.

The two top pairs in the NSW State Restricted Pairs to be held at the Brisbane Water Bridge Club on April 11-12 will be offered these grants.

Players must have fewer than 300 masterpoints as at January 1, 2015 so check the masterpoint lists now to see if you are eligible.

2015 McCutcheon

Congratulations to Terry Brown, the winner of the McCutcheon Trophy for 2015.

John Arkinstall State Open Teams

State Open Teams Winners

State Country Teams Winners

The 2014 John Arkinstall State Open Teams was won by the FOSTER team (Julian Foster, David Weston, Nicoleta Giura and Nick Hughes) from the NSWBA who defeated the POTTS team (Nigel McIvor, Michael Johnson, Ian Price, Kellie Potts) in the final.

As the best country team the Potts team, representing the Northern Zone, takes the title of State Country Teams Champions.

Results

Sydney Metro Regional Playoffs

The winner of the inaugural Sydney Metropolitan Regional playoff held at the NSWBA on December 13 was the Northern Metropolitan Region.

Results

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NSWBA Life Members

At the 2014 Annual General Meeting three members were awarded Life Membership of the NSW Bridge Association in recognition of valuable contributions and service made over many years. They were Marcia Scudder, Pauline Gumby and Bruce Neill.

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Tales from the Bridge Table
- 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.

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AROUND THE STATE

Congresses and Holidays

Congress News

Keep up with the Congress scene by subscribing to the NSWBA's eCongress Newsletter.

Coming up

more congresses

Congress Results

more results

State, National and International Events

In 2015 State Championship events are being run by the NSWBA, Brisbane Water and Bowral. Players from all clubs may play in any of the State events. For a full list of the State events go to the State Events page.

State Open Teams
GNOT

Australian Youth Championships
Canberra, January 10-17
Summer Festival of Bridge
Canberra, January 13-25
2015 Australian Open & Women's Playoffs
Coogee, January 31 - February 5
ACBL North American Spring Championships
New Orleans, March 12-22, 2015

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