The 2020 Interstate Teams Selections (ITS) for the teams to represent NSW at the Australian National Championships in Adelaide in July begin with the Open ITS Stage I on February 3 and the Women's ITS on Friday-Sunday February 7-9.
All players may enter the Open ITS Stage I but may not proceed to Stage II unless they are contending.
The Women's ITS is open to all eligible women in NSW who by entering declare their availability to play in the ANC.
Country players who play in the Women's ITS may apply for a country player subsidy.
The playoff to select the Australian Mixed Team for 2020 was held at the NSWBA on 24-27 January, 2020.
Congratulations to the FULLER team: Leone Fuller, Trevor Fuller, Pele Rankin and Stephen Fischer who defeated the J FOSTER team: Giselle Mundell, Julian Foster, Christy Geremboux, Sebastien Yuen, Rena Kaplan and David Fryda in a low scoring match 89-64.1 IMP.
Congratulations to Sartaj Hans, the winner of the McCutcheon Trophy for the most masterpoints earned in 2019 with 561.96 masterpoints.
For all McCutcheon lists go to National Masterpoint Reports
The results for the 2019 Under 100MP Championships have been finalised. Congratulations to Jane Ryan and Sarah Edelman from the Sydney Bridge Centre who were the winners on handicap.
Congratulations also to Joanne Morgan and Gale Spalvins from the Sydney Bridge Centre who won the top prize of free entry and an ABF grant to attend the Restricted Butler Pairs at the Adelaide ANC.
The Annual General Meeting of the NSWBA was held on
Wednesday December 11 at 5.30pm
162 Goulburn St, Sydney.
The 2019 Annual Report is now available for viewing online.
9 pairs competed in the State Youth Pairs held at the NSWBA on Saturday, December 7. The winners were Raveen De Silva and Almir Gungor.