Annually in conjunction with the David Berber Trophy competition weorganise contributions to the Irish Heart & Lung Transplant Association.
We are proud to record that this year, as in the past few years, our members contributed to this worthy charity.
Amount raised in 2019: €1,600
Edmondstown Golf Club Bridge Club meet Friday mornings
at 10.00 am for our weekly bridge game.
John Comyn delivers a short talk on bidding or card play before each session.
The Club Membership is restricted to members of the Golf Club with just
a few non EGC players.
Typically we run a duplicate bridge competition with
prizes for A & B grades.
Our Bridge season begins in September and usually ends
in late April.
Edmondstown Golf Club has over the years enjoyed an enviable
reputation of having bridge players of the highest standard and
some members have represented and Captained Ireland in
Names such as Don and Barbara Seligman, Justice Henry D Barron,
Adam Mesbur, Grace Finnegan, David Berber, Paul and Ann Hanratty,
Micheal O’Briain John Comyn, and David Jackson all are present
or former members.
The current Bridge Club was constituted in 2012 and membership has
now grown to over 90 members and is affiliated to the CBAI.
A key aim of the club is to hold a friendly, supportive and not overtly
competitive weekly game to be enjoyed by all.
Each Christmas is marked by a bridge game with special prizes followed by
a meal in our clubhouse.
The end of season is celebrated by bridge followed by a golf competition and
Our flagship annual competition is the David Berber Trophy which is held each
February in memory of our esteemed past member David Berber.
In 2019 this will be held on Friday 22nd February 2019 competition.
An Inter Golf Club Bridge competition is held annually for the
Rose Bowl Trophy.
Participating golf clubs take turns in hosting the competition and the event provides the opportumity to compete for a trophy and meet fellow golfers
in a relaxed and friendly environment.
Grange, Elm Park, Milltown, Rathfarnham, Dun Laoghaire, compete
with us in early March in this competition.
In 2018 Edmonds town GC. was successful in winning the Rose Bowl and
we look forward to defending the trophy in the coming March.