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Congress 2014 Report

Monthly Competition



July Winners

Fionnuala
Overall Winner :-
Helen Carroll
Area Master Winner :-
Fionnuala O Hanlon


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

Nolan Memorial Teams 21st - 28th Aug
Enter as a pair and draw for partners


Calling all Intermediates
and Area Masters

1st Friday Challenge
Sep 5 / Oct 3 / Nov 7 / Dec 5 / Feb 6 / Mar 6 / Apr 10 / May 1 / Jun 5


REGENT BRIDGE CLUB
25 Waterloo Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4. 01-668 4194.

Details


Tuesday 19th August


Tuesdays Game

Winners North/South

Conor Moore & Mick Lynch from
Mary Stanley & Ann Fitzgerald second
Noel Minogue & Pat Blaney third


Winners East/West
Philina Dowd & Maurice O Leary from
John Kelly & Ita Fahy second
Mary Lindopp & Grainne Dunne third

Full Result


Thursday 14th August


Winners North/South
Martin Brady & Ita Fahy from
Liam Maher & John Kelly second

Bettina Stefanini & Noel Minoguel third


Winners East/West
Christy Tierney & Deirdre Reid
from
Joe Walsh & Richard Elvin second

Rory Egan & Robert Kicior third
Ita = mARTIN Deirdre + Martin
Winners North South :-
Martin Brady & Ita Fahy
Winners East West :-
Deirdre Reid & Christy Tierney


Full Result

Next two weeks

Nolan Memorial Teams 21st - 28th Aug
Enter as a pair and draw for partners


Tuesday 12th August


Tuesdays Game

Winners North/South

Fionnuala O Hanlon & Sheila Howard from
Peter Stewart & Joe Walsh second
David Dunne & Sheila Kelly third


Winners East/West
Alfie Sexton & Ann Fitzgerald from
Michael McAuliffe & Martin Brady second
Bettina Stefanini & Sheila Horkan third

Full Result


Thursday 7th August


Winners North/South
Christy Tierney & Noel Minogue from
Alfie Sexton & Maurice O Leary second

Donal Dunne & Dave Mulhall third


Winners East/West

Peter Clifford & Willem Mevius from
Visitor 2 & Visitor 3 second

Hugh Gormally & Visitor 1 third
Christy + Noel Peter + Willem
Winners North South :-
Christy Tierney &Noel Minogue
Winners East West :-
Willem Mevius & Peter Clifford


Full Result

Upcoming Event

Nolan Memorial Teams 21st - 28th Aug
Enter as a pair and draw for partners


Tuesday 5th August


Tuesdays Game

Winners North/South

Fionnuala O Hanlon & Jackie McBride from
Karel DeRaeymaker & Aisling Considine second
Carol Hawkins &Sheila Howaard third


Winners East/West
Maura Lawlor & Gerry Lawlorl from
Mary Stanley & Ann Fitzgerald second
Michelle Purcell & Michael Rowan third

Full Result


Thursday 31st July


Winners North/South
Michael McAuliffe & Maurice O Leary and
Donal Dunne & Pat Blaney joint first

Mary Lindopp & Noel Minogue third 


Winners East/West

Peter Goodman & Aoife MacHale from
Christy Tierney & Deirdre Reid second

Slawomir Lubanski & Wojciech Gorczyca third
Michael Maurice Donal PAT Aoife + Peter
Winners North South :-
Michael McAuliffe &Maurice O Leary &
Donal Dunne & Patricia Blaney
Winners East West :-
Peter Goodmani & Aoife McHale


Full Result
Tuesday 29th July


Tuesdays Game

Winners North/South

Carol Hawkins & Mary Stanley from
Conor Moore & Mick Lynch second
Pat Blaney & Sheila Howard
third


Winners East/West
Michael Gowie & Peter Pigot from
Wojciech Gorczyca & Eileen O Donovan second
Donal Dunne & Joe Walsh third

Full Result


Thursday 24th July


Winners North/South
Ann Hanratty & Ita Fahy from
Maureen Killeavey & Peter Caplan second

Liam Maher & Dave Ryan third                 


Winners East/West

Slawomir Lubanski & Marcin Rudzinski from
Marie Slattery & Brendan Curran second

Paul Hanratty & Helen Carroll third
Ann + Ita Marcin + Slaw
Winners North South :-
Ita Fahy & Ann Hanratty
Winners East West :-
Slawomir Lubanski & Marcin Rudzinski


Full Result


Tuesday 22nd July


Tuesdays Game

Winners North/South

Hilary Moran & Betty Murphy from
Maureen Killeavey & Sheila Howard second
Peter Stewart & Michael Gowie
third


Winners East/West
Terry Walsh & Peter Pigot from
Ita Fahy & Mary Lindopp second
Pat Blaney & Joe Walsh third

Full Result


Thursday 17th July


Thursdays Game

Winners North/South
Maurice O Leary & Michael Smyth from
Peter Stewart & Joe Walsh second

Noel Minogue & Bettina Stefanini third


Winners East/West

Mary Lindopp & Mary Stanley from
Sean O Lubaigh & Marcin Rudzinski second

Dave Mulhall & Gerry Lawlor third

Full Result

Tuesday 15th July


Tuesdays Game

Winners North/South

Mary Stanley & Ann Fitzgerald from
Carol Hawkins & Helen Carroll second
Maurice O Leary & E.V. Counihan
third


Winners East/West
Sheila Howard & Gerry Malone from
John O Mara & Sean Moynihan second
Ronan McMaugh & Sarah Gilmartin third

Full Result


Thursday 10th July


Thursdays Game

Winners North/South
Sean Moynihan & Sheila Horkan from
Frances Gill & Denis Gill second

John Reilly & Fionnuala O Hanlon third


Winners East/West

Helen Carroll & Jackie McBride from
Kate Daultrey & Krzysztof Sekula second

Robert Kicior & Rory Egan third

Full Result

Tuesday 8th July


Tuesdays Game

Winners North/South

Fionnuala O Hanlon & Bernadette Sweeney from
Noel Minogue & Krzysztof Sekula second
Hilary Moran & Mareeda Tracey
third


Winners East/West
Michael Smyth & Gerry Lawlor from
Helen Carroll & Mary Lindopp second
Sean O Lubaigh & Martin Brady third

Full Result


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
                


Winners North/South
Martin Brady & Sean O Lubaigh from
Gerry Lawlor & Maura Lawlor second

Hilary Moran & Betty Murphy third


Winners East/West

Mairead Ni Oistin & Fionnuala O Hanlon from
Ruth O Dea & Krzysztof Sekula second

Sandra Newell & Mary Stanley third
Mairead + Fionnuala Martin + Sean
Winners North South :-
Fionnuala OHanlon & Mairead Ni Oistin
Winners East West :-
Martin Brady & Sean O Lubaigh


Full Result
Thursday 26th June


Monthly teams

The final monthly team competition of the season attracted twelve teams
run smoothly by Gerry Kelly



The Winners :-
Paul O Reilly & Mairead Ni Oistin Frances Gill & Denis Gill from
Peter Soutter & Michael Donnelly Karel DeRaeymaker & Aisling Considine second
Robert Kicior & Krzysztof Sekula Maura Lawlor & Gerry Lawlor third
.

Denis Frances Mairead Paul
Leading Team:-
Paul O Reillyl Mairead Ni Oistin Frances Gill &Denis Gill

Full Result
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


Helen Liam Paul Ann
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

Men14

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


Thursday 17th Oct


Rose Gibson Pairs

Sandra Newell & Brid Kemple are the winners of the Rose Gibson trophy this year,
afer a very close and exciting finish They finished joint first with John Kelly and Liam Maher
but won on a split tie
Performance of the night goes to Gerry and Mareeda Tracey who had a 66% second session score
winning the session and Best Area Master prize

The Winners :-
Sandra Newell
& Brid Kemple from
John Kelly & Liam Maher
second
Martin Brady & Michael McAuliffe third

Kieran McGarry & Rory Egan fourth
First Session Christy Tierney & Deirdre Reid
Second Session Gerry Kelly & Patricia Kelly
Area Master Gerry and Mareeda Tracey
Best Inter Conor Moore & Mick Lynch

Brid + Sandra
Winning Pair:-
Brid Kemple
& Sandra Newell

John + Liam
2nd Place :-
John Kelly & Liam Maher

Final Results

Thursday 19th Sept


Mixed Pairs

The final night of the Mixed Pairs competition saw some remarkable scoring
with four pairs scoring above 60 %
and one pair topping 70%

The Winners :-
Sheila Horkan and John Kelly from
Carol Hawkins & Faheem Ahmed second
Mary Lindopp & Dave Mulhall
third

First Session
Michael McAuliffe & Sandra Newell
Second Session

Bettina Stefanini & Noel Minogue
Area Master
Maurice O Leary & Barbara Walsh


Sheila + John
Winning Pair:-
Sheila Horkan & John Kelly with Bankers President Hilary Moran

Carol = fAHEEM bETTINA + Noel
2nd Place :-
Carol Hawkins Faheem Ahmed
2nd Session :-
Bettina Stefanini Noel Minogue


Full Results

2nd Session Result
Thursday 29th Aug


Nolan Memorial Teams
The first major competition of the season the Nolan Memorial Teams
was an excellent one with the lead changing a number of times during the last session.
Thanks to tournament director John Royds for a very well run event

The Winners :-
 Pat Egan Carol Hawkins , Ita Fahy, Liam Maher from
 
Barbara Walsh Sheila Horkan, Rory Egan, Peter Pigot second
Jim Mullally Noel Minogue
Paul Hanratty Faheem Ahmed third
2nd Session :-
John Kelly Mary Lindopp Alfie Sexton Michael Smyth

Nolan 13 winners

Winning Team:-
Liam Maher Ita Fahy Pat Egan Carol Hawkins with Bankers President Hilary Moran


Full Result

2nd Session Result






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