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Season 2020/21
Welcome to Risborough & District Bridge Club
Virtual Club for Risborough

The Risborough on-line bridge club for playing duplicate pairs (on Tuesday afternoons at 1.30 pm) is hosted by  Bridge Base on Line (BBO).  It requires membership of BBO and intended participants will need to open an account with BBO for the 'table' fee (3 BB$ per player per session). This is very easy but email me if you need help. Those members whose BBO user names are known to me have been  emailed with further information. All players who have been authorised (see below) to play in the sessions have been emailed. You need to log on with partner (go to 'Competitive', then 'All Tournaments' and search 'ris' ) after 11.30 to register for a particular session. You should  log off  and then log on again between 5 and 10 minutes before the tournament is due to start. Please note that guests are welcome!

 If you are interested and have not yet told me please contact me as soon as possible:

 (andrewhorton@bowleshorton.com - mobile 0787 668 4442) in order that I can enter your BBO user name  on the list of players authorised  to play (an essential security measure).

We also have teams of four (free) each Wednesday at 6.45 pm. Please let me know if you are a pair and  wish to play. 

Last updated : 3rd Jan 2021 11:53 GMT
Annual Club Competitions

The annual competition for the Handicap Pairs  held on Tuesday 18th August 2020 was won by Nick & Heather Green with a net score of 61.72% (59.72 + 2). Runners-up were Judy Greenstein & Jean Halward (net 60.42 - 1 = 59.42%). Handicaps were based on players' moving averages over their last five club events. 

The Teams Trophy was won by Andrew Horton, Peter Daly, Janet Joynson & Stephen Lowry, defeating Margie Hamley, Tony Hoare, Marion Baker & Stephen Shiu

The annual competitions for  the Ladies Pairs,  the Mixed Pairs and the Mens'Pairs  were held as one combined Internet  session on Tuesday 25th August.  Congratulatons to Alison Wilkinson & Marilla Speller for winning the Ladies' Pairs (58.89%) and to Inger Bunting & Philip Derbyshire (overall winners with 64.44%) for winning the Mixed Pairs. The Mens' Pairs were a walkover for Peter Daly & Andrew Horton (second overall with 60%).

The Handicap Trophy was won by Linda & George Burnett (net 57.42%). Runners-up were Barbara Oates & Peter Daly (net 53.37%)

The Wednesday ladder and the Geoff Roman (slams) Trophy were awarded to Hugh Guilford. The Open Pairs competion was unfinished.and no award was made.

 

 

Last updated : 15th Feb 2021 12:25 GMT
Welcome and Introduction

 

Welcome to the official website of Risborough & District Bridge Club. The club is temporarily closed owing to the restrcitions imposed by the coronavrus pandemic. The information below applied before the pandemic and may well be changed when the club re-opens. 

We aim to provide good but friendly bridge for players of all abilities. We have duplicate pairs sessions on Wednesday nights (start 7.15) and also on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons (start 1.15). On the  third Wednesday of each month we have teams of four. Visitors are welcome. We can often arrange a partner for a 'single'.  

We meet in the Carrington Room of the Princes Risborough Community Centre. 

 

Last updated : 15th Feb 2021 12:28 GMT
Calendar
9th March 2021
Internet Pairs
1.30 pm
10th March 2021
Internet Team Match
6.45 pm
16th March 2021
Internet Pairs
1.30 pm
Results
Internet Team Match
Scorer: BBO
Internet Pairs
Internet Team Match
Scorer: BBO
Internet Pairs