12 JULY – 24 JULY 2014
NSW hosts the ANC only once in 8 years. Our turn comes up in 2014. We are looking to our members to volunteer for various jobs, both now and during the Tournament in July. So watch this space.
Does anyone have contacts with suitable sponsors, who might like to donate money for prizes, or products in exchange for publicity?
Does anyone have carpentry skills and would like to build some tall portable screens for display of results at the venue?
If you can help, please contact Marcia on 0411 562 997 or
The NSWBA Christmas Party Pairs will be held on Sunday December 15. This year we will also be raising funds for the bushfire appeal. Prior entry by Thursday December 12 is essential for catering purposes.
In 2014 the method of calculating Congress License Fees will be based on masterpoints.
The NSWBA is seeking expressions of interest from affiliated clubs in New South Wales to act as Licensees to run New South Wales State Championships from 2015 onwards.
There will be no evening session on Tuesday 24th or 31st December but Tuesday daytime games will be held as usual.
Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day.
There will be a change to the way the Grand National Open Teams (GNOT) will be run in 2014. All regions in NSW will be adminstered by the NSWBA.
Following the review conducted last month, the NSWBA has now developed a strategic statement for the period 2013-2017. It contains a statement of our vision, our mission, the values we intend to operate under, and the key challenges we have identified.
A new procedure for reporting a Psyche has been implemented at the NSWBA. Either the psycher or the person psyched against can report it.