Arts club

3 Upper Fitzwilliam Street, Dublin 2


Congress 2015


Saturday 7th March


Bankers Congress Opens

The 47thBankers Congress opened today .
This weekend is devoted to Intermediate players, with pairs today and teams tomorrow.
The Congress was opened by C.B.A.I vice President Emer Kee


Opening2015

C.B.A.I. vice President Emer Kee opening Bankers Congress with Bankers President Michael McAuliffe

Intermediate A Pairs


The Winners :-
Kieran Crowley & Pat Egan from
Declan Keane & Maureen Keane second
Mary Kavanagh & Pat Dunne third
Fiona Nolan & Vincent Wallace fourth


First Session
Martin O'Brien & Paul Brennan

Second Session
Cyril Goode & Lelia Warner

Pat + kIERAN

C.B.A.I. vice President Emer Kee presents prize Winners Kieran Crowley & Pat Egan
with Bankers President Michael McAuliffe



Intermediate B Pairs

The Winners :-
Derick Mulvey & Joe O'Dea from
Fergus O'Rafferty & Erika Nasickyte second
Martin Purdy & Adrienne Purdy third


First Session
Finola McDonald & Sheena Duffy

Second Session
Vivienne Nealon & Evgenia Gladysheva

Derick + Joe
C.B.A.I. vice President Emer Kee presents prize Winners Derick Mulvey & Joe O Dea
with Bankers President Michael McAuliffe


Sunday 8th March


Intermediate Teams
Today we had the Intermediate Teams, very important competitions as these are
the players who will be playing in our open competitions
in the coming years

The Winners Inter A Teams :-

Fionnuala O'Hanlon, John O'Mara, Kate Daultrey, Kazimierz Noga from
Declan Keane, Maureen Keane, Anna O'Donnell, Joanne Lyons second
Lilian Foley, Nora Potter, Marie Cronin, Rosemary Matthews third

Second Session
Kay O'Brien, Michael Goode, Stephie Goode,Trudy Lacy

A Team
Winning Team :-
Bankers President Michael McAuliffe presents prize Winners
Kazimierz Noga, Kate Daultrey, Fionnuala O Hanlon & John O Mara


The Winners Inter B Teams :-

Fergus O'Rafferty, Erika Nasickyte,Vicky Pigot, Derick Mulvey

Inter B team


Winning Team :-
Bankers President Michael McAuliffe presents prize Winners
Fergus O'Rafferty, Erika Nasickyte,
Derick Mulvey & Vicky Pigot

Tuesday 10th March


Ladies and Mens Pairs

We had a full house tonight for the Ladies and Mens pairs competition

Ladies Pairs
Sponsored By
Home Instead
Seniour Care

The Winners :-
Sandra Newell & Teresa Rigney from
Betty Cody & Ann Marie Heavey second
Catherine Quinn & Nora Wayte third


Area Master
Frances Gill & Patricia Quigley

Best Intermediate
Caroline Crowley & Erica Nasickyte

Ladies Pairs
Winners :
Teresa Rigney & Sandra Newell with
Bankers President Michael McAuliffe and Dublin South President Rory Egan




Mens Pairs
Sponsored By
Key Capital
Corporate Financial Advisers


The Winners :-
Wojciech Gorczyca & Slawomir Lubanski from
Thomas MacCormac & Micheal O Briain second
Ronan McMaugh & Marcin Rudzinski third

Best Intermediate
Gillsord D Souza & Raymond Walsh
Area Master
John O Mara & John Reilly

Mens Pairs
Winners :
Slawomir Lubanski & Wojciech Gorczyca with
Bankers President Michael McAuliffe and Dublin South President Rory Egan


Full Results

Wednesday 11th March


Novice and Beginners Pairs
Sponsored By
Thomas MacCormac Bridge

This night is dedicated to young and not so young players who are playing in for many their first congress.
It is always one of the most enjoyable nights of the congress.

The Winners Novice Pairs :-
Roseanne Clarke & Brendan Ruddy from
Vincent O Sullivan & Mary Tynan second
Mary Kane & Mary Lynn &
Vera McCague & Pam Cooper Joint third


Novice

Brendan Ruddy & Roseanne Clarke with Bankers President Michael McAuliffe
and Competition Sponsor Thomas MacCormac


Beginners Pairs
Sponsored By
Thomas MacCormac Bridge

The Winners Beginners Pairs :-
Stephen Purdy & Patrick Young from
David Connolly & Giles Murnin second
Brenda Lannon & Patricia Dillon third

Beginners
Winning Pair :-
Patrick Young & Stephen Purdy with Bankers President Michael McAuliffe
and Competition Sponsor Thomas MacCormac


Thursday 12th March

Mixed Pairs
Sponsored By
Joe Walsh

The mixed pairs competition had a record entry of sixty eight pairs.

The Winners Mixed Pairs :-
Heidi Lillis & Michael McGloughlin from
Mary Trench & David Coyne second
Fred Barry & Elaine Fitzpatrick third

Eileen O Donovan & Wojciech Gorczyca fourth
Jill Kulchycky & John Comyn fifth


Area Master
Pascale Wolfe & Conor Moore

Best Intermediate A
Virgina McGreal & John Cantwell

Mixed Pairs
Winning Pair :-
Heidi Lillis & Michael McGloughlin with Bankers President Michael McAuliffe
and Competition Sponsor Joe Walsh,


Full Results

Saturday 14th March

Congress Pairs
Sponsored By
The Sunday Business Post

The congress pairs competition attracted an excellent entry of sixty pairs.
Scoring was very close with only a few matchpoints seperating the winners


The Winners Congress Pairs :-
Adam Mesbur & Nick Fitzgibbon from
Wojciech Gorczyca & Marcin Rudzinski second
Eileen Vickers & John Noonan third

Brendan Martin & Rita O'Neill fourth
Terry Walsh & Bríd Kemple fifth

First Session
Willem Mevius & Joop Mevius
Second Session

Sheila Kelly & David Dunne

Area Master

Liam O'Brien & Ronan Valentine


Congress Pairs
Winning Pair :-
Adam Mesbur
& Nick Fitzgibbon with Bankers President Michael McAuliffe
Dublin South President Rory Egan
C.B.A.I
. President Fearghal O'Boyle

 


Sunday 15th March

Congress Teams
Sponsored By
Irish Ferries

The congress teams competition again attracted another super entry of thirty teams.
Many thanks to everyone who supported our congress over the week, our hosts
The Irish Bankers Club, all our sponsors and all our helpers who made the congress a great success
Special thanks to Brian Lawlor our Tournament director & Maurice O Leary

The Winners Congress Teams :-
Ronan McMaugh, Thomas MacCormac, Mícheál Ó Briain, Pádraig Ó Briain  from
Sheila Kelly, David Dunne, Breda Synnott, Joe Walsh second
Mary Trench, Elva Gannon, Jim McAndrew, Valerie Hand third


Second Session
Heidi Lillis, Michael McGloughlin, Harold Curran, Ann Fitzpatrick
Area Master
Aidan Hodgers, Máiréad Ní Oistín, John Reilly, Jackie McBride

Bankers Cong Teams
Winning Team :-
Michael O Briain Padraig O Briain, Ronan McMaugh & Thomas MacCormac
with
with Bankers President Michael McAuliffe
C.B.A.I
.
President Fearghal O'Boyle & Dublin South Region. President Rory Egan



Closing cermony

Closing Cermony
with Bankers President Michael McAuliffe

Congress Chairman
Hilary Moran
C.B.A.I
.
President Fearghal O'Boyle & Dublin South Region. President Rory Egan