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Monthly Competition


October Winners


Michael McAuliffe Pat Egan
Overall Winner :-
Michael McAuliffe
Area Master Winner :-
Pat Egan


This competition is presented to the most successful player during the month. Points are awarded to all members
who play on Tuesday and Thursday night and the player with the most points at the end of the month win €50



Fuerteventura Bridge Event

Tuesday 24th to Tuesday 31st March 2015


Upcoming Event

Christmas Party
Thursday 11th December

Tuesday 25th November


Tuesdays Game

Winners North/South

Ann Hanratty & Mary Lindopp from
John Kelly & Dave Mulhall second
Donal Dunne & Joe Walsh third


Winners East/West
Gerry Lawlor & Paul Hanratty from
Joan Ryan & Hugh McDermott second
Fergus O Rafferty & Erica Nasickyte third

Full Result


Thursday 20th November


Noreen O Connor Teams

This week we had the first week of the Noreen O Connor teams,
A superb entry of eighteen teams are playing
The field is well spread after the first session, but we are only half way
so still all to play for

The Leaders :-
Michael McAuliffe, Ronan McMaugh,
Wojciech Gorczyca & Slawomir Lubanski from
Bríd  Kemple, Terry Walsh, Aoife MacHale, Peter Goodman second
Ann Hanratty, Paul Hanratty, Gerry Kelly, Rory Egan third


Ronan Michael
Leading Team:-
Slawomir Lubanski
Wojciech Gorczyca Ronan McMaugh Michael McAuliffe

Full Result

Tuesday 18th November


Tuesdays Game

Winners North/South

Bettina Stefanini & Noel Minogue from
Erik Erikssen & Tron Skiaker second
Pat Blaney & Mairead Ni Oistin third


Winners East/West
Ita Fahy & Grainne Dunne from
Paul Hanratty & Dave Ryan second
Oystein Mannksen & Bent Gran third

Full Result


Thursday 13th Nov

Thursdays Game

Winners North/South
Ronan McMaugh & Liam Maher from
Kate Daultrey & Ashling Considine second

Paul Hanratty & Pat Egan third


Winners East/West
Marie Slattery & Brendan Curran
from
David Dunne & Sheila Kelly second

Marcin Rudzinski & Peeter Brehhov third
Ronan + Liam Brendan + Marie
Winners North South :-
Ronan McMaugh & Liam Maher
Winners East West :-
Marie Slattery & Brendan Curran

Full Result

Next two weeks
Noreen O Connor Teams

Tuesday 11th November


Tuesdays Game

Winners North/South

Grainne Dunne & Michael McAuliffe from
Noel Minogue & Ita Fahy second
Kieran Crowley & Caroline Crowley third


Winners East/West
Dave Mulhall & Sheila Horkan from
Mary Lindopp & Betty Murphy second
Mairead Ni Oistin & Fionnuala O Hanlon third

Full Result


Thursday 6th November

Butler I.M.P.s

Winners North/South
David Dunne & Sheila Kelly from
Mary Lindopp & Betty Murphy second

Fionnuala O Hanlon & Jackie McBride third


Winners East/West
Eileen O Donovan & Wojciech Gorczyca
from
Breda Synnott & Peter Stewart second

Marcin Rudzinski & Ronan McMaugh third
David + Sheila Eileen + Woij
Winners North South :-
Sheila Kelly & David Dunne
Winners East West :-
Wojciech Gorczyca & Eileen O Donovan


Full Result


Tuesday 4th November


Tuesdays Game

Winners North/South

Dave Ryan & David Coyne from
Liam Maher & Martin Brady second
Michael McAuliffe & Wojciech Gorczyca third


Winners East/West
Keith McDonald & Michael McInerney from
Nora Spelman & Sean Moynihan second
Noel Minogue & John Cantwell third

Full Result


Thursday 30th Oct


Monthly teams

The monthly team competition this month had a superb entry of fifteen teams
run smoothly by Maurice O Leary



The Winners :-
Anna Onishuk & Aisling Considine Karel DeRaeymaker & Stephen Barr from
Wojciech Gorczyca & Slawomir Lubanski Michael McAuliffe & Ronan McMaugh second
Mary Lindopp & Joe Walsh Hilary Moran & Michael Gowie third
.

Bankers Teams
Winning Team:-
Anna Onishuk Stephen Barr Karel DeRaeymaker & Aisling Considine

Full Result

Next Week

Thursday 6th Nov Butler IMPS

Tuesday 28th October


Tuesdays Game

Winners North/South

Donal Dunne & Joe Walsh from
Michael Kennedy & Michael Rowan second
Mary Stanley & Ann Fitzgerald third


Winners East/West
Sean Moynihan & Richard Hartheimer from
Rosalind O Brien & Noel Minogue second
John Reilly & Jackie McBride third

Full Result


Thursday 23rd Oct

Thursdays Game

Winners North/South
Alfie Sexton & Maurice O Leary from
Mary Stanley & Ann Fitzgerald second

Mary Lindopp & John Kelly third


Winners East/West
Sean O Lubaigh & Martin Brady
from
Rory Egan & Gerry Kelly second

Michael McAuliffe & Dave Mulhall third
Alfie + Maurice Sean + Martin
Winners North South :-
Maurice O Leary & Alfie Sexton
Winners East West :-
Sean O Lubaigh & Martin Brady


Full Result


Tuesday 21st October


Tuesdays Game

Winners North/South

Conor Moore & Mick Lynch and
Michael Gowie & Pat Egan joint first
Pat Blaney & Maurice O Leary and

Joe Walsh & Sheila Howard
joint third


Winners East/West
Mary Lindopp & Michael McAuliffe from
Joe Gleeson & Donal Joyce second
Grainne Dunne & Sheila Horkan third

Full Result


Thursday 16th Oct


Rose Gibson Pairs

John Kelly and Liam Maher are the winners of the Rose Gibson trophy this year,
Scoring was high with all top four pairs finishing with a plus 60% score, however
our leaders had enough carry over from last week to see them hold on.

The Winners :-
John Kelly & Liam Maher
from
Peter Stewart & Joe Walsh second
Ronan McMaugh & Michael McAuliffe third
Marcin Rudzinski & Sean O Lubaigh fourth
First Session Brendan Curran & Steve Bearpark
Second Session Alfie Sexton & Breda Synnott
Area Master Pascale Wolfe & Francoise McBrien


John + Liam
Winning Pair:-
Liam Maher
& John Kelly

Joe + Peter Michael Marcin Sean Ronan
2nd Place :-
Joe Walsh Peter Stewart
3rd/4th Place :-
Michael McAuliffe Marcin Rudzinski,
Ronan McMaugh Sean O Lubaigh


Final Result

2nd Session Result

Tuesday 14th October


Tuesdays Game

Winners North/South

Conor Moore & Carol Hawkins from
David Coyne & Dave Ryan second
Michael McAuliffe & Grainne Dunne third


Winners East/West
Martin Brady & David Dunne from
Paul Hanratty & Gerry Lawlor second
Krzysztof Sekula & Visitor 1 third

Full Result


Thursday 9th Oct


Rose Gibson Pairs

Our third major of the season the Rose Gibson pairs has an excellent entry of thirty five pairs,
Scoring is high with our leaders posting an excellent 70% score.
Good to remember we are only halfway so still all to play for next week

The Leaders :-
John Kelly & Liam Maher
from
Peter Stewart & Joe Walsh second
Michael McAuliffe & Ronan McMaugh
third

Steve Bearpark & Brendan Curran fourth

John + Liam
Leading Pair:-
John Kelly & Liam Maher


Full Result

Tuesday 7th October


Tuesdays Game

Winners North/South

Sean Moynihan & Bettina Stefanini from
Ann Hanratty & Dave Mulhall second
Grainne Dunne & Paul Hanratty third


Winners East/West
Kieran McGarry & Billy Ronan from
Rosalind O Brien & Jackie McBride second
David Dunne & Martin Brady third

Full Result


Thursday 2nd Oct

Butler I.M.P.s

Winners North/South
Martin Brady & Michael Gowie from
Ann Hanratty & Breda Synnott second

Blathnaid Trayer & Maurice O Leary third


Winners East/West
Fionnuala O Hanlon & Michael Smyth
from
Patricia Kelly & Colm O Driscoll second

Kay Russell & Pat Egan third
Mike + Martin Fionnuala + Mike
Winners North South :-
Martin Brady & Mike Gowie
Winners East West :-
Michael Smyth & Fionnuala O Hanlon


Full Result
Tuesday 30th September


Tuesdays Game

Winners North/South

Aisling Considine & Karel DeRaeymaker from
Visitor 6 & Partner second
Paul Delaney & Sean O Lubaigh third


Winners East/West
Gerry Lawlor & Paul Hanratty from
Teresa Gavin & Visitor 1 second
Grainne Dunne & Ita Fahy third

Full Result


Thursday 25th Sept


Monthly teams

The first monthly team competition of the season attracted thirteen teams
run smoothly by Maurice O Leary



The Winners :-
Brendan Curran & Marie Slattery Maura Lawlor & Gerry Lawlor from
Martin Brady & Wojciech Gorczyca Sandra Newell & Mary Stanley second
David Dunne & Sheila Kelly Breda Synnott & Kieran McGarry third
.

Brendan Marie Gerry Noel
Winning Team:-
Brendan Curran Maire Slattery Gerry Lawlor & Maura Lawlor

Full Result


Tuesday 23rd September


Tuesdays Game

Winners North/South

Sean Moynihan & Evelyn O Donnell from
John Reilly & Gerry Tracey second
Mary Lindopp & Grainne Dunne third


Winners East/West
Noel Minogue & Paul Hanratty from
Krzysztof Sekula & Robert Kicior second
Jackie McBride & John Cantwell third

Full Result


Thursday 18th Sept


Mixed Pairs

The final night of the Mixed Pairs competition was a bad night for our leaders
which saw them drop back into the pack
Very well done to Terry Walsh and Brid Kemple who took the honours.
The competition was very well run as always by John Royds

The Winners :-
Brid Kemple & Terry Walsh from
Barbara Walsh & Maurice O'Leary second
Wojciech Gorczyca & Eileen O'Donovan
third

First Session
Ann Hanratty & Paul Hanratty
Second Session

Noel Minogue & Mary Lindopp

Area Master
Carol Hawkins & Conor Moore

Terry + Brid
Winning Pair:-
Terry Walsh & Brid Kemple with Bankers President Michael McAuliffe

Maurice + Barbara Noel + Mary
2nd Place :-
Maurice O Leary & Barbara Walsh
2nd Session :-
Noel Minogue
& Mary Lindopp


Full Results

2nd Session Result

Thursday 28th Aug


Nolan Memorial Teams
The first major competition of the season the Nolan Memorial Teams
was a very close competition despite the leaders having a huge lead from the first session.
They did manage to hang on but only by 0.15 of an IMP
is that cutting it fine or what
very well done to Mary Stanley Sandra Newell Frances Gill & Denis Gill
Thanks to tournament director Brian Lawlor for a very well run event

The Winners :-
 Mary Stanley Sandra Newell Frances Gill & Denis Gill from
Christy Tierney, Deirdre Reid, Alfie Sexton, Michael Smith
second
,Michael McAuliffe, Martin Brady John O'Mara, Fionuala O'Hanlon
third
2nd Session :-
Conor Moore, Mick Lynch, Brendan Curran, Marie Slattery



Winning Team:-
Mary Stanley Sandra Newell Denis Gill & Frances Gill with Bankers President Michael McAuliffe

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2nd Place :-
Christy Tierney, Michael Smyth
Deirdre Reid, Alfie Sexton

3rd Place:-
Michael McAuliffe, Martin Brady,
John O Mara, Fionnuala O Hanlon


Thursday 3rd July


Bankers have a new President

Following the very successful reign of outgoing president Hilary Moran the
Bankers Bridge club has a new president.
Michael McAuliffe has been elected president at our A.G.M
Treasurer             Mareeda Tracey
Secretary             John Cantwell

Committee  
Mike Gowie
Mary Lindopp
Máiréad Ní Oistín
Gerry Kelly
Jackie McBride
Ex Officio Hilary Moran

                Michael McAuliffe   
Bankers President Michael McAuliffe
                
Thursday 29th May


Presidents Prize
Week Five
The final week of our Presidents prize had a superb
twenty tables in play run smoothly by Gerry Kelly

Terry Walsh is this years winner. playing with Aisling Considine they had an almost 61% score
to see off all the competition

Second overall was Sean O Lubaigh
Third overall Aisling Considine
Best Intermediate Conor Moore

The Winners North South :-
Terry Walsh & Aisling Considine from
Sandra Newell & Peter Stewart second
John Kelly & John O Mara third


The Winners East West:-

Wojciech Gorczyca & Faheem Ahmed from
Bettina Stefanini & John G Kennedy second
Sean O Lubaigh & Mick Lynch third


Terry Walsh
Overall Winner:-
Terry Walsh receives his prize from Bankers President Hilary Moran

Sean O Lubaigh Aisling Considine
2nd Place :-
Sean O Lubaigh
3rd Place :-
Aisling Considine


Full Result

Final Leaderboard

Thursday 17th April


Joe McHale Memorial
Mixed teams

The final of the Joe McHale Memorial mixed teams turned out to be a stress free night for our
leaders who were never caught and won with a round to spare despite suffering a heavy
loss three round from home
.

The Winners :-
Helen Carroll, Liam Maher, Ann Hanratty, Paul Hanratty Ann Fitzgerald from
Cathy Bearpark, Steve Bearpark, Bridget Shearman, Tony O'Gallagher second
Marie Slattery, Brendan Curran, Breda Synnott, Joe Walsh third
.

Second Session
Sheila Horkan, Donal Dunne, Carol Hawkins, Faheem Ahmed
Area Master
Pat Blaney, Joe Dolan, Hilary Moran, Mike Gowie

Best Intermediate
Brideen Downes,Conor Moore,Michael Lynch,Mary Kavanagh


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Winning Team:-
Helen Carroll Liam Maher, Ann Fitzgerald, Paul Hanratty &
Bankers President Hilary Moran (missing Ann Hanratty)

Steve Cathy Brid Hilary Mike Joe Pat
2nd Place :-
Bridget Shearman, Tony O Gallagher
Steve Bearpark, Cathy Bearpark

Area Master:-
Joe Dolan, Patricia Blaney, Mike Gowie, Hilary Moran

Full Results

Thursday 23rd January


Ladies and Mens Pairs

The final week of the Ladies and Men's pairs held no fear for our leaders as both
held on to win.
Very well done to Bettina Stefanini & Sheila Horkan who also won the second session
to leave the final result in no doubt

The Winners Ladies Pairs :-
Bettina Stefanini & Sheila Horkan from
Brid Kemple & Sheila Kelly second


1st Session
Sandra Newell & Aoife MacHale
2nd Session
Philina Dowd & Deirdre Reid

Area Master
Carol Hawkins & Barbara Walsh
Intermediate Prize Pascale Wolfe & Francoise McBrien

Ladies Pairs

Winners:-
Sheila Horkan &
Bettina Stefanini


2nd Session Result Ladies plus personal records

Full Result

The Winners Mens Pairs :-
Slawomir Lubanski & Wojciech Gorczyca from
Terry Walsh & Dave Ryan second

1st Session Gerry Lawlor & Michael O'Brien
2nd Session
Dave Mulhall & Kieran McGarry

Area Master
Denis Gill & Gerry Tracey
Intermediate Prize Conor Moore & Mick Lynch

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Winners:-
Sawomir Lubanski & Wojciech Gorczyca


2nd Session Result Men plus personal records


Full Result

Thursday 28th November


Noreen O Connor Teams

This week we had the final of the Noreen O Connor teams, no nerves from our leaders
who simply blitzed the field to win by a massive 38 Victory Points
Performance of the night must go to Gerry Lawlor's team who had a huge session to come
from last to third place.
As usual smooth running by Tournament director John Royds led to a very enjoyable event.

The Winners :-
Christy Tierney, Deirdre Reid, Ita Fahy Liam Maher from
Helen Carroll Mary Lindopp John Kelly Noel Minogue second
Gerry Lawlor Maura Lawlor Sheila Kelly David Dunne third

Second Session
Martin Brady Mary Stanley Joe Walsh Peter Stewart

Area Master
Conor Moore & Mick Lynch Mairead Ni Oistin & John Cantwell

Christy Deirdre Liam Ita
Winning Team:-
Christy Tierney Deirdre Reid Hilary Moran (President) Ita Fahy Liam Maher

Helen Mary Noel John Gerry Maura Sheila David
2nd Place :-
Mary Lindopp Helen Carroll Noel Minogue John Kelly
3rd Place :-
Gerry Lawlor Maura Lawlor Sheila Kelly David Dunne



Final Results

2nd Session Results +Score Sheets


 







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