Master Points are awarded in competitions provided at least 18 Boards have been played in a competition.
Master Points are awarded on Gross Scores before Handicaps are applied.
Master Points are awarded to the top ¼ of the total entry in a competition.
The committee wish to clarify the rules governing the presence of guests playing with members in regular competitions.
Guests are allowed on Wednesday afternoon or Friday night
A member can invite a different guest on each Friday or Wednesday afternoon but a Guest can only play once per month
UNDOS are NOT allowed in Elm Park Competitions so be careful
Due to Covid-19, Elm Park Bridge is currently being played online using BBO
Elm Park Bridge Club hold competitions on Wednesdays and Fridays almost every week of the year. Bridge is played in the upstairs function room and in the annexe beside it. Every member of Elm Park Golf and Sports Club is automatically entitled and is very welcome to be a member of what is a very vibrant Bridge club. The annexe room is primarily intended for players with lesser experience - It is not used during the summer months.
Wednesday night is the main bridge night with usually 3 competitions taking place during the main playing season - September to May. During the period October to middle of March there will be bridge on Wednesday afternoon starting at 1.15pm. Players are requested to be seated at 1.00pm.
Friday night has traditionally been a night with much fewer numbers playing but this is changing with numbers increasing all the time - it is still, however, a more relaxed evening game of bridge. Members are allowed invite Guests on a Friday night subject to certain conditions which are displayed on the Bridge noticeboard.
Bridge is played on the morning of the second Tuesday of months Oct - April.