Arts club

3 Upper Fitzwilliam Street, Dublin 2



Congress 2005

Wednesday, 8th March

C.B.A.I. President
opens Bankers Congress
The Bankers congress was opened in style by the President of the C.B.A.I. Aileen Timoney
who welcomed everybody to the congress and wished them well. The club was beautifully decorated for the event and all entrants
we presented with chocolates and pens.
The opening competitions were Ladies and Mens pairs which were won by Patricia Wills and Mona Moran and Tery Walsh and Jim Sexton.

C.B.A.I President
Aileen Timony
Bankers President
Grainne Dunne
 

Tuesday, March 8th
Ladies Pairs
sponsored by Gerry Kelly

Place
Names
Total
%
Tops
1
P Wills, ,M Moran
686
62.8
3.33
2
G Dunne, M Slattery
683
62.5
3.26
3
A Hanratty, S Newell
635
58.1
2.11
4
M Lindopp, A Onishuk
619
56.6
1.73
5
M Meade,, N Lynch
612
56.0
1.57
6
P Meehan, R O Farrell
610
55.8
1.52
Best Area Master
K O Connor, B Lynch
-
-
-
Best Intermediate
S Horkan, B Walsh
-
-
-

Tuesday, March 8th
Gents Pairs

sponsored by Caterplus

Place
Names
Total
%
Tops
1
Terry Walsh, Jim Sexton
286
66.2
4.4
2
Bobby Dobroikov, Billy Eccles
243
56.3
1.8
3
Christy Tierney, Patsy Gibney
240
55.6
1.5
4
Dave Berber, Gerry Lawlor
238.6
55.3
1.4
5
Sean O Lubaigh, Paul Delaney
237.6
55.1
1.4
6
James Heneghan Des Scannell
236.6
54.9
1.3

Thursday, 10th March
Terry Walsh
makes it a double
Following his impressive win in the mens pairs on Tuesday,
Terry Walsh playing with Jill Kulchycky won the mixed pairs from
Martin Brady and Ruth O Dea to give him an early lead in the open Grand Prix event.


Mixed Pairs
sponsored by Carr Communications

Place
Names
Total
%
Tops
1
Terry Walsh , Jill Kulchyccky
757.3
63.3
3.46
2
Martin Brady , Ruth O Dea
725
60.6
2.76
3
Angela Ibrahim , Marcin Rudinsky
724.8
60.6
2.75
4
Des Scannell , Ann Murphy
709.6
59.3
2.42
Best Area Master
Maurice Cussen , Aida O Gorman
706
59.0
2.34
Best Intermediate
Peter Stewart,Maria Whelan
696
58.1
2.13

Friday, 11th March
Novices enjoy their night
at Bankers Congress
The Beginners and Novices Pairs competition was won by John Cantwell and Mairead Ni
Oistin from the C.R.C Bridge Club ahead of Frances and Billy Ronan.
The competition is always enjoyable and it great to see new people entering the congress scene,
good wishes to all

Winners John Cantwell and Mairead Ni Oistin pictured with Bankers President Grainne Dunne

Beginners and Novice Pairs
sponsored by Anglo Irish Bank

Place
Names
Total
%
Tops
1
John Cantwell, Mairead Ni Oistin
216.9
64.6
3.5
2
Frances Ronan,Billy Ronan
213.8
63.7
3.3
3
Margaret Sexton, Patricia Quigley
206.3
61.3
2.7
4
Yvonne Coughlan, Eamon Coughlan
195.7
58.3
2.0
5
Aileen Doran,GerardThompson
188.1
56.0
1.4
6
Gilford D'Souza, Edwin Daly
182.6
54.5
1.1

Saturday, 12th March
Music and song at Congress
Presentation night
The presentation night on Saturday after the Congress and Intermediate Pairs turned out to
be a most enjoyable affair.The President of the C.B.A.I. Aileen Timoney presented prizes to
all the main winners during the week Ladies and Mens Pairs winners Patricia Wills and Mona Moran and
Tery Walsh and Jim Sexton
.Mixed Pairs winners Terry Walsh and Jill Kulchycky,Congress Pairs winners .
Des Scannel and Michael Fitzgibbon., Intermediate Pairs winners Dave Berber and Gerry Lawlor.
Music was provided by Malcolm Kilduff. and dancing continued late

Winning Congress Pairs, Des Scannell, Michael Fitzgibbon.
Wi
Dave Berberl,Gerry Lawlor
ning Intermediate Pairs, Dave Berberl, Gerry Lawlor.

Intermediate Pairs
sponsored by Irish Bankers Club

Place
Names
Total
%
Tops
1
Dave Berberl,Gerry Lawlor
1007
58.2
4.46
2
Denis Lynch ,Geoff Simpson
1004.1
58.1
4.37
3
Ann Butler,Mary Guinan
999.5
57.8
4.23
Best A2
Shelia Horkan,Barbara Walsh.
974
56.3
3.43
I'st
session
Denis Gill, Frances Gill.
-
-
-
2'nd session
Carmel Armstrong Mary Hamilton
-
-
-
B Prize
Harriet Sexton,Cynthia Heffron
-
-
-

Congress Pairs
sponsored by Irish Bank Officials Association

Place
Names
Total
%
Tops
1
Des Scannell,Michael Fitzgibbon
629.9
56.3
3.7
2
Karel De Raeymaeker,Anna Onishuk
616.3
55.0
2.9
3
Ann Neville Eileen Meghan
615.3
54.9
2.8
4
Alfie Sexton Rita O Donnell
604.8
54.0
2.6
I'st session
Terry Walsh, James Heneghan
-
-
-
2'nd session
Michael Smyth,Bobby Dobroikov
-
-
-
Area Master
Martin Brady Breda Synnott
-
-
-

Sunday, 13th March

Teams Competition brings Congress
to a successful end
The Bankers congress closed with Congress and Intermediate Intermediate Teams .
The Congress teams was won by Norbert Van Woerkom,Jason Latham,Marcin Rudzinski and Wojciech Gorczyca, while the Intermediate Teams was won by Cynthia Heffron,Harriet Sexton,Geoff Simpson and Denis Lynch.
The President of the C.B.A.I. Aileen Timoney was warm in her praise of the organisation and hospitality shown her and all agreed it had been a wonderful week.
Roll on 2006 !!!!!!!!


Congress Teams
sponsored by Eugene F. Collins

Place
Names
Points
1
Norbert Van Woerkom,Jason Latham,Marcin Rudzinski and Wojciech Gorczyca
238
2
Joe Walsh Gerry Murtagh Jim McAndrew and Jimmy Smyth
236
3
Mary Lindopp,Peter Clifford, Anna Onishuk and Karel De Raeymaker
234
4
Des Scannell,Michael McAuliffe,James Heneghan and Walter MacLachlan
228
Second Session
Terry Walsh,Noel Minogue,Mary Finn and Tom McCarthy
220

Sunday, March

Intermediate Teams
sponsored by Dublin's Q102
Place
Names
Points
1
Cynthia Heffron,Harriet Sexton,Geoff Simpson,Denis Lynch
160
2
Neil Burke,Barbara Burke,Kirill Pyshnograjev,Mary Hamilton
157
3
Sheila Horkan,Barbara Walsh,Kitty O'Shea,Maria Whelan
140
4
John O'Brien,Susan Leech,Dave Galavan,Theresa Galavan
136
Second Session
Dave Berberl,Gerry Lawlor,Michael O'Brien,Eileen O'Donovan
131
Open Grand Prix
sponsored by Irish Ferries
Winner
Des Scannell
111

Intermediate Grand Prix

sponsored by Bank of Ireland
Winner
Denis Lynch ,Geoff Simpson
75

Gerry L

Paul + Ann

Terry + Aoife