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Bairnsdale Nationwide Pairs:

Dates for October 2017

Friday 20th

Dates for November 2017

Saturday 4th

Saturday 18th

Dates for December 2017

Saturday 2nd

Saturday 16th

 
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Important Dates for your Calendar

October 21st & 22nd:  Bairnsdale Congress

November 10th & 17th:  Bairnsdale Teams

November 11th & 12th: Sth Gipps Congress

December 9th:  Bairnsdale Christmas Party

 

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Jean Macleod - 51523176

MOVERS AND SHAKERS
MOVERS AND SHAKERS

Congratulations to the following members who have achieved Rank Promotions :

Nick Nadebaum Local Master*

Christa Riedacher Regional Master

BEST SEPTEMBER PLAYERS
BEST SEPTEMBER  PLAYERS

BEST SEPTEMBER MONDAY PLAYERS
Ann Gibbs & Mary Wyndham-Smith 53.69%

BEST SEPTEMBER FRIDAY PLAYER
Sandor Varga 58.21%

BEST SEPTEMBER SATURDAY PLAYERS
David & Kerry Haywood 60.60%

Special

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Don't Hold Back! Bid and make 7 No Trumps, you and your partner will be rewarded with free entry to the next available bridge session you attend in Bairnsdale.

 
Welcome to the Bairnsdale Bridge Club - Duplicate Bridge Monday, Friday and Saturday
Bairnsdale Bridge Club
Bairnsdale Bridge Club

Bairnsdale Bridge Club runs duplicate bridge sessions on Monday evening 7.15pm, Friday 12.00 noon and Saturday 1.00pm. The club runs regular Nationwide Pairs as well as other red and gold point pairs and teams event. Table fees are $5.00 per player per session. Tea and coffee provided all day, hot and savoury food provided on special event days and after play on Nationwide days. Come along and relax in a pleasant and comfortable atmosphere and enjoy a game of Bridge.

CLick here for BBC congress results

Results can be found on webpage www.bridgeunlimited.com. Once there click Results, next click Victorian Congress Events and final click on Results next to the event

CLick here to download our Congress Entry Form

and then find it in your Downloads directory on your computer

Bairnsdale Bridge Congress

Bairnsdale Bridge Club Inc.

Fifteenth Annual Congress
Saturday 21st
and
Sunday 22nd October, 2017

 RED POINT EVENT

Director: Martin Wilcox

Venue: St Mary's Parish Centre
(enter through McDonald's car park)

Convener: Phillip Goode
Phone: 0417 738 406
Email: langdongoode@gmail.com

Patties Swiss Pairs
Saturday 21st October 12 noon
$35 per person (byo lunch)

Eastwood Retirement Swiss Teams
Sunday 22nd October 10am
$45 per person (includes lunch)

Send entry form and cheque to:
Bairnsdale Bridge Club Inc., PO Box 241, Bairnsdale 3875
or enter direct on www.bridgeunlimited.com and pay on arrival

Entries close 5pm Wednesday, October 18th, 2017, after this date, phone Phillip for last minute additions or alterations.

Generous cash prices and awards, subject to entries.

Please support our valuable sponsors, whom we sincerely thank for their generous support.
Our major sponsors are:
Eastwood Retirement, Patties Foods, Bairnsdale Advertiser

Other sponsors:
 King & Heath First National, East Gippsland Shire Council, Dahlsens Mitre 10, Stephen Baggs Funeral Directors, Slates Cleaning and Handy Services, REGFM, Econocuts, Bairnsdale Club Inc.

 

Bairnsdale Bridge Session Times

A friendly reminder of the Bridge Session times for Bairnsdale.

Monday: 7.15pm

Friday:   12.00noon

Saturday: 1.00pm

Please  arrive at least 15 minutes before play. If you know you will be late, phone the club on 51522258 and let someone know.

In future late comers may be refused a game if the movement has been set and play is about to commence.

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Recording Results

RECORDING RESULTS

• When you’re on opening lead, your first priority after the auction is to make the opening lead. This should be done before entering the contract into the Bridgemate or writing on your personal scorer.

• The same applies to dummy – after the opening lead is faced, spread your hand before doing anything else.
 

Vu-Bridge Beginner's Corner

Vu-Bridge (ACOL version)
choosen by the EBU!

Read more about the English Bridge Education Department and FREE V-Blue for all EBUTA Teachers: Click here

Saturday January 30th, 2016:
Careful Play by Paul Bowyer

Click here to play

V-Blue - The beginners e-newsletter: 20 hands to play every two weeks - ACOL and Standard American versions available

Vu-Bridge Hand of the Week

New: Vu-Bridge Defender
Try sample hands: Click here

Saturday, January 30th, 2016:
Diamonds, again! By David Bird


Click here to play this hand

V-Green e-Newsletter: improve your Bridge skills - all levels

Click for the latest results
Thought of the Week

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Club Championship Pairs 2017
Club Championship Pairs 2017

Club Championship Pairs held September 29th and October 6th. Pictured with Club President John Brazier are the successful pair Shirley and Chris Watson.

Congratulations and well done.

Club Championship Plate 2017
Club Championship Plate 2017

Pat Waite and Elaine Newcomen were the successful pair in the playoff for the Plate.

Congratulations, well done to you both. 

AUSTRALIA WIDE PAIRS
AUSTRALIA WIDE PAIRS

Congratulations to Pat Waite and Ruth Spears who finished 20th overall in the Aust.Wide Pairs event held Friday 25th August. 

There were 3 other pairs from Bairnsdale who were in the top 100. A great effort, and well done to you all.

 

Past Presidents with current President John Brazier
Past Presidents with current President John Brazier
Committee Announcement

The committee has decided that during Friday and Saturday"s duplicate bridge sessions, a Mitchell movement will be played when there are 7 or more tables. A maximum number of 36 boards will be played.

2017 Committee

President:  John Brazier
Secretary: Jean Macleod
Treasurer: Brian Sampson
Vice President: Maureen Hack
M'point Secretary: Ann Gibbs
Past President: Bev Fisher.
Committee
Elaine Newcomen, Phillip Goode, Christa Riedacher, Robin Cotton. 

Calendar
23rd October 2017
Bairnsdale Duplicate Session
7.15pm
27th October 2017
Bairnsdale Duplicate Session
12noon
28th October 2017
Bairnsdale Duplicate Session
1pm
Results
Fri 20th October 2017
Bairnsdale Nationwide Pairs 20
Mon 16th October 2017
Bairnsdale Duplicate Session
Sat 14th October 2017
Bairnsdale Duplicate Session
Click for the latest results
Thought of the Week

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Club Championship Pairs 2017
Club Championship Pairs 2017

Club Championship Pairs held September 29th and October 6th. Pictured with Club President John Brazier are the successful pair Shirley and Chris Watson.

Congratulations and well done.

Club Championship Plate 2017
Club Championship Plate 2017

Pat Waite and Elaine Newcomen were the successful pair in the playoff for the Plate.

Congratulations, well done to you both. 

AUSTRALIA WIDE PAIRS
AUSTRALIA WIDE PAIRS

Congratulations to Pat Waite and Ruth Spears who finished 20th overall in the Aust.Wide Pairs event held Friday 25th August. 

There were 3 other pairs from Bairnsdale who were in the top 100. A great effort, and well done to you all.

 

Past Presidents with current President John Brazier
Past Presidents with current President John Brazier
Committee Announcement

The committee has decided that during Friday and Saturday"s duplicate bridge sessions, a Mitchell movement will be played when there are 7 or more tables. A maximum number of 36 boards will be played.

2017 Committee

President:  John Brazier
Secretary: Jean Macleod
Treasurer: Brian Sampson
Vice President: Maureen Hack
M'point Secretary: Ann Gibbs
Past President: Bev Fisher.
Committee
Elaine Newcomen, Phillip Goode, Christa Riedacher, Robin Cotton. 

Calendar
23rd October 2017
Bairnsdale Duplicate Session
7.15pm
27th October 2017
Bairnsdale Duplicate Session
12noon
28th October 2017
Bairnsdale Duplicate Session
1pm
Results
Fri 20th October 2017
Bairnsdale Nationwide Pairs 20
Mon 16th October 2017
Bairnsdale Duplicate Session
Sat 14th October 2017
Bairnsdale Duplicate Session