Minutes of Meeting held July 17, 2019 are available by clicking on the link on menu bar. Next meeting August 21, 2019.
Results of 2019 Paynesville Triathlon, rounds 1 and 2 are available by clicking on "2019 Paynesville Triathlon" on the menu bar above. The final round will be played on Wednesday October 2 (note change of date) and will be an Individual event.
Ann Gibbs & Dot Lawrence 63.26%
Rolf Mulligan & Roger Wilson 63.21%
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Pat Elliott - Local Master
Anne Eddie - Graduate Master
Ron Wilson - National**
Judi Rogers - Graduate Master
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2019 PAYNESVILLE TRIATHLON
1st Leg - Betty Dawson TEAMS - Wednesday 6th March
2nd Leg - Against the World PAIRS - Wednesday 26th June
3rd Leg - Paynesville INDIVIDUAL - Wednsday 2nd October (note change of date)
All RED Point events - results collated overall to produce an outright winner
Paynesville Bridge Club meets every Wednesday commencing 12.30 p.m. at the R.S.L. in Main Street, Paynesville. We play between 27 and 32 boards and finish play at approximately 4.00 to 4.30 p.m. Table fees are $5.00 for members and visitors which includes a very nice afternoon tea. We welcome visitors of any standard. Please be at the venue 10 minutes before the scheduled start of play to allow the director and scorer time to set up.
Roger Wilson and Rolf Mulligan from Paynesville Bridge Club were the overall winners of the 2019 Regional Novice Pairs event held during the week commencing 7th July. Clubs participating were Paynesville, Bairnsdale, Traralgon and South Gippsland.
When displaying the dummy, make sure all 13 cards are visible An adjusted score may be necessary if the opponents are damaged because a card was hidden.
* At the end of play dummy may point out a revoke.
* Dummy may try to prevent an irregularity by declarer. Once declarer has committed an irregularity e.g. has already led from the wrong hand, dummy must say and do nothing.
* If declarer has failed to follow suit, dummy may ask if he has revoked e.g. "Having none?" or "No spades?"
*Dummy may tell any player that his immediately quitted trick is pointing the wrong way. This right ends for dummy and defenders once the lead is made to the next trick.
* Dummy may give information in the Director's presence as to fact or law.
DUMMY MAY NOT
* Play a card from dummy unless told to do so by declarer.
*Suggest cards to be played e.g. by moving a hand towards them
*Ask defenders if they may have revoked
*Call attention to an irregularity until the hand is finished
*Call for the Director during play unless another player has first pointed out the irregularity
* Look at a defender's hand while play is in progress
* Leave his seat to watch declarer playing the hand.
John Lawrence and Dawn Wallace won the 2019 Paynesville Club Championship Pairs event held on Wednesday 12th and 19th June. They put in a solid performance finishing 2nd E/W in week 1 and 1st in section blue week 2 to defeat Dot Lawrence and Trish Brown by just over 1%.
Best Rookie Player - Roger Wilson
Best Novice Player - Hilary Morgan
Best Restricted Player - Carey Lang
Best Open Pair - Alison Farthing and Jean Macleod
Best Open Player for 2018 - Alison Farthing
The annual meeting of the Paynesville Bridge Club was held on February 6th and the following office bearers were elected -
PRESIDENT - John Haylock
VICE PRESIDENT - Janet Gamble
SECRETARY - Lyn Wilkinson
TREASURER - Ruth Spears
MASTERPOINT SECRETARY - Chris Heesom (ex-officio)
COMMITTEE - Frances Langley, Marisa Milito, Hilary Morgan, Ann Eddie, Ilse Porritt, Shirley Watson and Geraldine Tyler.
We look forward to another happy and successful year
August 14 & 21 - Paynesville President's Pairs
August 17 & 18 - Traralgon Congress
August 28 - Paynesville Open and Restricted
September 4 - Paynesville Birthday
September 6 & 13 - Bairnsdale Club Championship Pairs
September 10 & 17 - Lakes Entrance Club Championship Pairs
September 15 - GNOT Regional Final Traralgon
September 25 - Paynesville Open and Restricted
October 2 - Paynesville Individual - 3rd leg Triathlon
October 8 - Lakes Entrance Birthday
October 16 & 23 - Paynesville Club Championship Teams
October 19 & 20 - Bairnsdale Congress
October 30 - Open and Restricted
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