Winners of the Winter Pairs were Chris and Clive with Phil and Lesley winning the Handicap. Well done to all. The Summer Pairs is now underway, finishing at the end of September. Pairs will need to play a minimum of 8 events with only the best 8 counting towards the event.
On Monday 11th November we will be participating in the Ecats Children in Need Simulataneous Pairs. This is a normal Club session excepting that the Table Money is £6pp and £5pp goes to CiN.
Club Telephone Number 07504 749948. Call TD on the night to advise late delays etc..
Improvers Duplicate Sessions
Improvers duplicate sessions now take place every Tuesday evening. Sessions are open to members and none members alike ,so if you know of anyone who plays socially and would like to try duplicate in a friendly atmosphere get them to come along. A partner is always available. Just turn up. Also an ideal opportunity to test out ideas from lessons, changes to bidding systems and other ways of playing contracts.
Our Tuesday seminars will start again in September.
Ringwood Bridge Club is an EBU affiliated club operating in Grassmoor, Chesterfield. We are complemented by Chesterfield Bridge Club and the U3A. Together we seek to provide and promote bridge in Chesterfield.
Session times and links to other clubs in the area may be found in the left panels on this page.
Members are requested to be in their places AT LEAST 10 minutes before the scheduled start of play.
Membership is £5 per year. Table Money is £3.50 for Members and £4.50 for Visitors.
If you are a visitor to the club or you know that your Regular Partner is unavailable please call or email Chris Challinor who will try and arrange a partner for you. Please do not turn up "on spec" as a Host may not be available. Contact Chris 01623 230752 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Chris will also try to find you a Regular Partner if you are currently unattached.
On Monday Sept 9th the sessions on 5 card majors will commence and those who come regularly on Monday may like to join that session. Last week a session on weak2's was requested and this will also be available as will a very basic introduction to bridge in case the 3 newcomers who were expected last week but did not attend turn up..
Seventeen pairs competed this 3rd running of the President's Trophy competition. Won handsomely by Phil Green and Chris Challinor with 63.4%. The Handicap was won by the scratch runners up Baz Davies & David Emerson. A very enjoyable days bridge with good food in a pleasant setting.
Ringwood is a friendly bridge club and welcomes visitors. We operate a policy of Best Behaviour at Bridge as advocated by the EBU and we have a zero tolerance for bad behaviour. This is backed up by EBU trained Tournament Directors. We encourage all players to report any breach of Conduct and Etiquette Law (Law 74) to ensure all players enjoy Bridge at Ringwood.
Delphine and Haydn Anderson - Area Masters
Many congratulations !
20 February Charity Event