This section contains a record of our club members good performances in national SIMS and Hertfordshire Bridge Association competitions during the competition year which runs from September 1st.
SIMS (showing the first 3 pairs nationally from our session and their national position)
1. British Summer SIMS on Wednesday 26th July (525 pairs). 1. Jackie Davies and Alan Woof (19th). 2. Walter Russell and Maggie Moore (51st). two visitors came third.
2. British Summer SIMS on Tuesday 25th July (898 pairs). 1. Jackie Davies and John Neville (122nd). 2. David Hubbard and Vince Shaw (131rd). 3. Maxine Large and Jenny Turner (157th).
3. Bill Hughes international SIMS on Tuesday 27th June (1013 pairs). 1. Sue Fleming and Mimi Baker (120th). 2. Paul King and Peter Cridland (135th). 3. Viera Loffler and Alan Woof (188th).
4. EBED Spring SIMS on Wednesday 10th May (390 pairs). 1. Jim Coffell and Raymond Gilbert (6th). 2. Azad Husain and a non member (30th). 3. Jackie Davies and Oliver Tiemann (37th).
5. EBED Spring SIMS on Tuesday 9th May (620 pairs). 1. Jackie Davies and John Neville (26th). 2. Michael Futerman and NIc Fergusson (108th). 3. Michael Morgenstern and Raymond Gilbert (125th).
6. British Spring SIMS on Wednesday 5th April (823 pairs). 1. Naomi Gibbs and Tim Cooper (28th). 2. Jim Coffell and Raymond Gilbert (73rd). 3. John Wareham and Geoff Lacey (78th).
7. British Winter SIMS on Wednesday 11th January (889 pairs). 1. Jackie Davies and Mike Rawlins (10th). 2. John Neville and Richard Chester (13th). 3. April and Clive Piddell (54th).
8 British Winter SIMS on Tuesday 10th January (859 pairs). 1. Jackie Davies and John Neville (3rd). 2. Azad Husein and visitor (56th). 3. Careen Benjamin and David Blasebalk (142nd).
9. Children in Need on Wednesday 16th November (1,870 pairs). 1. Tanya and George Summers (19th). 2. John Pelley and Rob Corrie (94th). 3. Jackie Davies and John Neville (261st).
10. British Autumn SIMS on Wednesday 5th October (1,001 pairs). 1. John Wareham and Michael Futerman (42nd). 2. Alastair Allan and Donald Reid (52nd). 3. Jackie Davies and a visitor (87th).
11. EBED Autumn SIMS on Tuesday 6th September (822 pairs). 1. Naomi Gibbs and John McBryde (92nd). 2. Jackie Davies and John Neville (102nd). 3. Margaret and David Goodwin (173rd).
Significant results in HBA events
1. Herts Cadet Teams on Friday 21st April. Winners were Oliver Tiemann, Raymond Gilbert, Simon Cook and Bob Howard. Our other team of Alla and Peter Connor and Mo Purdie and Stuart Tarrant finished third.
2. Marjorie Lukyn on Friday 10th March. Rob Corrie playing with a non member came second.
3. Cadet Pairs on Friday 17th February. Won by Stuart Tarrant partnering a non member with Raymond Gilbert finishing second also with a non member.
4. Desmond Flockhart Trophy on Sunday 4th December. A teams of eight competition won by Leverstock Green for the first time ever. The team was Anojan Pothalingham, Rob Corrie, John Pelley, Naomi Gibbs, Tim Cooper, John Wareham, Oliver Tiemann and Alan Woof.
5. Senior Teams on Tuesday 13th September. Won by Jackie Davies and Alan Woof and two non members.