The next committee meeting will be Friday 6th of September at 10am.
Important events coming up over the next months
BEST JULY MONDAY PLAYER
Noel Moline 54.62%
BEST JULY FRIDAY PLAYER
Sandor Varga 58.11%
BEST JULY SATURDAY PLAYERS
Pat Waite & Ruth Spears 58.04%
Jean Macleod - 51523176
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 events. Table fees are $5 per player per session, $6 on Nationwide days. Tea and coffee provided all day, hot and savoury food provided on special event days. Come along and relax in a pleasant and comfortable atmosphere and enjoy a game of Bridge.
A friendly reminder of the Bridge Session times for Bairnsdale.
Please arrive at least 10 minutes before play. If you know you will be late, phone the club on 51522258 and let someone know.
!!! Bairnsdale Bridge Club has a new phone number: 049 1745 464 !!!
The old phone number will still work for a while but we recommend to write the new number into your booklet and/or update the number in your mobile phone.
TRARALGON BRIDGE CLUB
2019 CONGRESS, 17 & 18 AUGUST
Traralgon Greyhound Racing Club,
66 McNairn Road,
(Turn right at Bunnings onto McNairn Road, continue until you pass the brick wall of horse racing club then take first left onto gravel road. Go over the horse racing track into the greyhounds complex)
VBA Regulations apply. System cards are mandatory and highly artificial systems are not allowed. Current ABF procedures are enforced. Use of mobile phones in the building will attract penalties.
Director - Martin Willcox
Convenor - Marion Taylor
Saturday Pairs, 11:00am Start, BYO Lunch, $40
Sunday Teams, 10:00am Start, Lunch Provided, $45
Congratulations to the winners of the 2019 Club Championship Teams event.
Varga team left to right: George Campbell, Anna Kearon, Sandor Varga and Shirley Watson.
(Chris Watson absent)
Congratulations to the winners of the Bairnsdale heat of the 2019 ERBA Novice Pairs: Helen Sampson and Noel Moline.
Congratulations to the winners of the 2019 Anniversary Pairs competition: Sandor Varga and Alison Farthing (left to right with the shield)
Please support our sponsors,
whom we sincerely thank for their generous support
From July 1st 2019 onwards system cards will be compulsory for all Bairnsdale sessions.
There also will be an adjusted score for misinformation, unless partners have never played before.
Click on here to go to the ABF system card web page.
There you can print a card and fill it in by hand or go to the ABF convention card PDF page and download the form and usage guide and fill/print it out on your computer.
Why not give it a go?
The annual meeting of the Bairnsdale Bridge Club was held on 2nd of February 2019 and the following office bearers were elected -
President: Ann Gibbs
Vice President: Alison Farthing
Secretary: Jean Macleod
Treasurer: Brian Sampson
Masterpoint Secretary: Ann Gibbs
Mary Baldwin, Robin Cotton, Jenny Coverdale, Kerry Haywood, Margaret Hillier, Elaine Newcomen, Lou Pemberton, Christa Riedacher, Dawn Wallace
The club now has one novelty day per month hold on a Saturday with a prize drawn from tickets left on the table for each player.
Which Saturday will be a surprise.
Supervised bridge has finished
Congratulations to the following members who have achieved Rank Promotions :
Tony Peck - Graduate Master
Mary Baldwin - Graduate Master
Wendy Martin - Local Master