Is our premier Pairs competition. Played over 15 evenings with 10 as the qualifying number. It is a Members only competition and scored as MP’s with ALL matches to count.
The winning Pair receive Jones Cup
The Runners-up receive wine
The Pair who score the highest percentage in one evening will receive the Sally Wass Cup
The best overall score by an individual who played with more than one partner receive wine
An Individual event, based on the total number of local Master points awarded by the club and gained over a 12 month period running 1st April to 31st March.
The winning individual receives Cup
Red Cross Cup (Spring Teams )
Is a three session IMPs scoring Teams event . Teams can be up to six players but they must play at least 2 out of three evenings. Scoring is by Place Points and if that is tied, by IMPs total. Place points are awarded as 4,3,2,1 if more than 6 teams play. Otherwise 3,2,1.
The winning Team receive Cup
Is a one session Pairs event. Scored on MP's.
Winning Pair receive ??
Ken Teller Trophy
Is a one session Pairs event played as a charity evening at a cost of £5.00 per player (with a minimum of £2.50 per player going to the British Heart Foundation).
The winning Pair receive Trophy
Springfield Trophy (Summer Handicap)
Is a minimum of nine sessions Pairs event (although may be 10 some years), with the qualifying number of sessions being 6. The handicap assigned to each player is based on the results over the Jones Cup immediately pre-dating the start of the competition. If the scorer feels that there were not enough Jones Cup results, he/she will allocate an appropriate handicap.
The winning Pair receive Trophy and the Runners Up wine
Rice-Golding Cup (X-IMPS from 2020)
Is an IMP's scoring pairs event, played over three evenings with two sessions being the qualifying number. Scored on Total IMPs over the evenings.
The winning Pair receive Cup
David Wing Cup (The Chelmsford City Charity Swiss Pairs)
Is a single night event, Open to all, with a charity theme. scored on MP's. prizes to be decided annually, currentl they are:.
The winning Pair receive Cup and 2 bottles of wine each
2nd place receive 1 bottle of wine each
Best improver 1 bottle of wine each
Hartley Plate (Best 4 of 7 )
Is a seven sessions Pairs event, minimum number of session to qualify is four. scored on MP’s
The winning Pair receive Plate
Peter Castle Cup (Autumn Teams)
Is a three evening Teams event. Teams can comprise up to six people but must they play at least two out of three evenings. Scoring is by Place Points and if that is tied, by IMPs total. Place points are awarded as 4,3,2,1 if more than 6 teams play. Otherwise 3,2,1
The winning Team receive Cup
Galletti Cup-Switch Teams (NO LONGER PLAYED). was a single Imp's scoring Pairs event. Players must play with all the other members of their team. The winning Pair received Cup