The Eilish Walsh Trophy was donated by Gerry Walsh in honour of his wife Eilish who died in 2012. The competition was inaugurated in 2014. Eilish was Bridge President in 2009. She was an extremely good bridge player who was a regular winner at the bridge table not only in Elm Park but also in external competitions. The individual winner of the Eilish Walsh Trophy is decided over 6 normal Wednesday competition spread out throught the main playing season. The result is calculated on a person's average percentage performance based on the best five out of six designated competitions. Only one score with the same partner can count.