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Bray Harbour Bridge Club

Following the second AGM, the membership proposed lots of ideas for the new committee, who are:

  • Tony Corcoran - President
  • Michael Gordon- Secretary
  • Des McGarry - Treasurer
  • Ray Lally - Tournament Organiser
  • Barbara Wearen, Mary Byrne, Mary O'Dwyer and Dermot Kane - Committee

To continue as a vibrant and fun club, we are looking for new members. All grades are welcome and we would encourage you to bring your bridge friends to the club over the summer to see for themselves what a great club Bray Harbour Bridge club is!

IMPORTANT NEWS

♠ PLEASE READ --- No bridge next week 5-9-18♠ 

 

 

Who is my ideal partner???

See how you're doing

On the upper left hand panel of this page, you can review how you stand relative to other club members for the various rankings provided.  Just click on one of the headings and see where it takes you!

Competition Formats 2016 - 2017 season

Last season's 2 competitions and Individual & Pairs placings

Turkeys on top!

The fiercely contested and highly popular Turkey competition was run under handicap this year.  The top prizees were gobbled up by Hilda Fusco & Beryl O'Donnell  and Dermot Kane & Maura O'Brien.  Good on ye!!

 

Handicap Pairs

There was great competition of the Handicap Pairs right up to the final result and the winners of the beautiful and memory-laden trophy were Declan and Donal (a great mix of luck and skill. 

The top 10 final placings were:

 

Handicap Pairs
27th September 2017 - 25th April 2018
Competition
Players
Events
Position Name Handicap Total 27/09 25/10 29/11 31/01 21/03 25/04 Played Qualify Current Handicap
1 Declan McAndrew & Donal Waddell 228.03 60.10 58.45 63.03 46.45   38.68 5 4 -0.87
2 Frances Quinn & Mary Byrne 223.84 46.26 56.11 62.52 48.14 56.97 48.24 6 4 +8.01
3 Des McGarry & George McGarry 222.83 46.50 51.02 55.01   59.11 57.69 5 4 -6.17
4 Fitzroy Cunningham & Gay Cunningham 221.32 59.77 49.36   57.99   54.20 4 4 -6.25
5 Ann Ryan & Victor Ryan 219.71 52.38 52.76   45.62 55.96 58.61 5 4 -4.80
6 Brenda Kane & Maeve McCormack 219.39 53.66 53.31 56.48   32.08 55.94 5 4 +6.39
7 Mary Guy & Philip Farrell 216.10 51.42 55.26   47.10   62.32 4 4 +1.41
8 Margaret Phelan & Michael Lacey 215.69 59.72 48.95 50.75 53.63   51.59 5 4 +8.86
9 Bob Barry & Michael Gordon 206.08   50.57 47.19 50.03 58.29   4 4 -2.13
10 John Prunty & Matt Carty 205.82 46.92 46.46 59.49 52.95     4 4 -2.95

Consistently best scoring player in the club

How close was that???  We have a new trophy this year - Club Player of the year plate.  This is won by the member who plays well and, crucially, attends well, and boy, was it fought for!

The top 20 players, linked to their playing frequency, were as follows:

Club Player (2017/18)
6th September 2017 - 23rd May 2018
Competition
Players
Events
Position Name Total 04/04 11/04 18/04 25/04 02/05 09/05 16/05 23/05 Played Qualify
1 Raymond Lally 438 16 6   20 16 18 15 18 32 25
2 George McGarry 432 12 18 10 18 20 16 18 14 31 25
3 Des McGarry 426   18 10 18 20 16 18 14 30 25
4 Victor Ryan 420 14 18 16 18 16 20 8 20 33 25
5 Bob Barry 410 16 20 20 20 11   18 12 35 25
6= Ann Ryan 408 14 18 16 18 16 20 8 20 30 25
6= Mary Hogg 408 18 14 20 12 20 8 12 20 29 25
6= Stephen Hogg 408 18 14 20 12 20 8 12 20 30 25
9 Ita McGarry 384   4 8 20 10 16 20 16 31 25
10 Marie Callanan 358 16   8 20 16 18     22 22
11 Maire Kerr 356 19     14 14 7     28 25
12 Dermot Kane 341 6 13 2 4 11 16 10 18 31 25
13 John Prunty 337   10 4 14 14 10   14 28 25
14 Claire Cassoni 335 19     14 14 7     26 25
15 Michael Gordon 329 16 20 20   11 14 20   24 24
16 Fitzroy Cunningham 312 6 11 14 16 18       21 21
17 Geraldine Byrne 307 20 4 6 12   12   16 30 25
18 Tony Corcoran 301 19 13 8 6 18 18     23 23
19 Mary Guy 297 14 16 12 16     15 10 30 25
 

Note- please go to "Competitions"in the top left-hand corner of this page to see the full results for the last season

Best scoring pair in the club - in pure percentage terms

Pairs (2017/18)
6th September 2017 - 23rd May 2018
Competition
Players
Events

The table shows the Pairs for events uploaded in the period below, together with the latest events for the period. Click on a name to see full details.

Position Name Average 02/05 09/05 16/05 23/05 Played Qualify
1 Anne Daly & George Daly 61.54         7 7
2 Marie Callanan & Raymond Lally 59.19 60.12 59.38     17 17
3 Ann Ryan & Victor Ryan 57.76 58.50 69.44 42.22 60.00 29 25
4 Des McGarry & George McGarry 57.25 66.67 56.60 53.89 50.00 26 25
5 Mary Hogg & Stephen Hogg 56.41 62.59 42.36 47.78 62.22 27 25
6 Fitzroy Cunningham & Gay Cunningham 55.19 58.84       19 19
7 Neil O'Connor & Tony Corcoran 53.66 64.29 60.76     18 18
8 Bob Barry & Michael Gordon 52.87 47.96       21 21
9 John Prunty & Matt Carty 51.90         18 18
10 Claire Cassoni & Maire Kerr 51.68 48.30 41.32     25 25
11 Nikki Gordon & Patsy Gordon 51.38 45.24 70.83     19 19
12 Declan McAndrew & Donal Waddell 50.53         19 19
13 Ita McGarry & Mary O'Dwyer 50.49 44.35       18 18
14 Marian Rushe & Padraig Rushe 49.58 40.48   45.71   16 16
15 Mary Guy & Philip Farrell 49.05       40.00 23 23
16 Heather Brown & Wendy Molyneux 48.84   47.57     14 14
17 Geraldine Byrne & Maura O'Brien 48.63   47.57   57.22 16 16
18 Geraldine Byrne & Helen McAllister 48.59         12 12
19 Mary McGarry & Patricia Delehanty 47.84         12 12
20 Bernie Jones & Michael Condren 47.56     51.67   16 16

Best scoring individual - again in pure percentage terms, here's the top ten

Individual (2017/18)
6th September 2017 - 4th July 2018
Competition
Players
Events
Position Name Average 27/06 04/07 Played Qualify
1 George Daly 61.54     7 7
2 Mary Hogg 59.65 56.88 68.00 34 25
3 Raymond Lally 59.35 63.75 45.50 37 25
4 Victor Ryan 59.34 60.00 60.50 35 25
5 Stephen Hogg 59.28 56.88 68.00 34 25
6= Ann Ryan 58.84 60.00 60.50 32 25
6= Des McGarry 58.84 48.75   34 25
8 George McGarry 58.40     31 25
9 Anne Daly 57.82     12 12
10 Bob Barry 57.73 59.38 48.00 40 25

Congrats to all.

 


 

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WhatsApp is now being used to help find a partner for a night.  If you want to be on WhatsApp contact Ita McGarry using the telephone number on the club card or email: ita.mcgarry@gmail.com

Calendar
26th September 2018
1st handicapped Night (1 of 7)
7:30
Results
19th September 2018
Normal Bridge
Director: Tony
Scorer: Victor Ryan
13th September 2018
Normal Bridge
Director: Tony
Scorer: Victor Ryan
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Matchmaker

WhatsApp is now being used to help find a partner for a night.  If you want to be on WhatsApp contact Ita McGarry using the telephone number on the club card or email: ita.mcgarry@gmail.com

Calendar
26th September 2018
1st handicapped Night (1 of 7)
7:30
Results
19th September 2018
Normal Bridge
Director: Tony
Scorer: Victor Ryan
13th September 2018
Normal Bridge
Director: Tony
Scorer: Victor Ryan