St Anthony's Bridge Club
St Anthony's Bridge Club
 
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Novice Game on Wednesdays

Now that all CBAI 2016/2017 registration cards have been issued, the ruling that players, other than grades N1 & N2 pairs, will not be awarded MPs nor entitled to benefit from any financial rewards will be enforced with immediate effect.

 
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Dear Reader:
Dear Reader:

Welcome to the web pages of St. Anthony's Bridge Club (SABC).

The playing season commenced on Friday 2nd September 2016. Play will continue on club nights until Wednesday 31st May 2017, inclusive.

The club is open three nights per week, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays and is based in St. Anthony's House, Clontarf, Dublin 3.

The club attracts a membership of approximately 170 members per annum.

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Access to event results for St. Anthony's Bridge Club (SABC) is restricted to registered members only. Registration is a very simple process, just follow the steps when prompted for, on the results panel. See note* below with regard to obtaining Club Code.

*Please request club code prior to registering. Your club code may be obtained by E-mailing Paul at 'lynchpaulp@gmail.com' and requesting code for member registration. A club code will be forwarded to you, following verification of you being a fully paid up member.

McLoughlin Trophy competition 2017
McLoughlin Trophy competition 2017

Pictured left to right: Ciara Finucane (SABC), Mary Conlon (President DNR) and Lorraine Maxwell (SABC)  

Congratulations to all who took part in the McLoughlin Trophy competition.
The overall winners were Ciara Finucane and Lorraine Maxwell, from St. Anthony's Bridge Club (SABC), Clontarf.
With a very close runner up pair Carmel Cullen and Ray Hearty, also from SABC. Heartiest of congratulations to you all on your great success.

This pairs competition, confined to Intermediate B and Novice players, took place in Malahide Regional Bridge Club on Saturday 14th January.
A total of 30 pairs representing clubs in the region took part.

A big thank you, as always, to Malahide Regional Bridge Club for the use of the venue, for the event.

Congratulations and well done
Congratulations and well done

Pictured left to right: Mary Conlon (President DNR), Róna Booth and Linda Gallagher

♠   ♥   ♦   ♣  Regional Pairs  ♠   ♥   ♦  

The members at SABC wish to congratulate their fellow club members Róna Booth & Linda Gallagher who won the Regional Pairs Intermediate A (Dublin North Region) title on Saturday 3rd December, in Malahide. The next stage of the event, the National Pairs final, is to take place in Ballinasloe, Co. Galway in March 2017. The club wish them continued success in their endeavours to become national champions.


♠   ♥   ♦   ♣  Club Turkey Draw  ♠   ♥   ♦  

Two great nights of Bridge were played in November on Tuesday 29th (16 tables) and Wednesday 30th (11 tables). With a draw for partners on each night some very surprising results were produced. surprise

Best of luck in fighting over the Turkey, it will be interesting to hear who gets the 'crown' and who gets the 'pope's nose'
 

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The Simultaneous Pairs competition held on Tuesday 8th November, organised by the Irish Bridge Union (IBU), attracted 26 pairs from St. Anthony's Bridge Club. The overall results have now been published. Congratulations and well done to all participants. It is worth noting however that three pairs were ranked in the top sixty and they are as follows:
29th - Róna Booth & Peadar Buckley- 69.11%
41st - Kathleen Sheridan & Peggy McMahon- 63.04%
54th - Louise Byrne & Ann Kelly- 63.01%
A full listing of rankings of all club participants has been E-mailed to all members.


♠  ♥  ♦  ♣  Individual Competition  ♠  ♥  ♦ 

This competition was run over a series of two nights, on Tuesdays 18th & 25th October.

Congratulations to all participants who played their hearts out (spades, diamonds and clubs included) to declare
1st Place: Kay Corley, a clear winner
Runnners up: 2nd Place: Róna Booth & 3rd Place: Marcella O'Donoghue
A full list of placings has been E-mailed to all members and is also available at the club house

Need to know

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Next committee meeting: Wednesday 1st March 2017 at 6.15 p.m.
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Simultaneous Pairs Tuesday 7th February

Presentation of prizes and MacDevitt Salver on Tuesday 7th March
Check 'News Page' for further information regarding results

Team of Four - SABC
The Team of four competition took place on  Wednesday 25th January 2017 

Check 'News Page' for further details of results

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UP COMING EVENTS

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Joyce Trophy
15th March
(Wednesday)

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Novice's Cup
15th March
(Wednesday)

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McKenna Cup
4th April
(Tuesday)

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General Information

SABC members, please note that your 2016/17 Membership Card and Master Points record, from the CBAI, is now available from the Secretary. This is a record of your CBAI Membership Number and Grade status.

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For details of club opening times, location, etc, check panel on left under 'Information'

Calendar
15th March 2017
Joyce Cup & Novice Trophy
4th April 2017
McKenna Cup
14th April 2017
Closed - Good Friday
25th April 2017
President's Prize
23rd May 2017
AGM - Election new Committee
Results
22nd February 2017
Novices 22nd February 2017
Scorer: Paul Lynch
21st February 2017
Front Comp
Scorer: Rona Booth
17th February 2017
Scorer: Rona Booth
15th February 2017
Novices 15th February 2017
Scorer: Paul Lynch
15th February 2017
Scorer: Anthony Player
Need to know

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Next committee meeting: Wednesday 1st March 2017 at 6.15 p.m.
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Simultaneous Pairs Tuesday 7th February

Presentation of prizes and MacDevitt Salver on Tuesday 7th March
Check 'News Page' for further information regarding results

Team of Four - SABC
The Team of four competition took place on  Wednesday 25th January 2017 

Check 'News Page' for further details of results

♠          ♣

UP COMING EVENTS

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Joyce Trophy
15th March
(Wednesday)

♠       ♦    ♣

Novice's Cup
15th March
(Wednesday)

♠           ♣

McKenna Cup
4th April
(Tuesday)

♠          ♣ 

General Information

SABC members, please note that your 2016/17 Membership Card and Master Points record, from the CBAI, is now available from the Secretary. This is a record of your CBAI Membership Number and Grade status.

♠   ♣   ♠   ♣   ♠   ♣

For details of club opening times, location, etc, check panel on left under 'Information'

Calendar
15th March 2017
Joyce Cup & Novice Trophy
4th April 2017
McKenna Cup
14th April 2017
Closed - Good Friday
25th April 2017
President's Prize
23rd May 2017
AGM - Election new Committee
Results
22nd February 2017
Novices 22nd February 2017
Scorer: Paul Lynch
21st February 2017
Front Comp
Scorer: Rona Booth
17th February 2017
Scorer: Rona Booth
15th February 2017
Novices 15th February 2017
Scorer: Paul Lynch
15th February 2017
Scorer: Anthony Player