• May Congresses in NSW - local clubs
  • NSW State Events coming up....
  • National (ABF) events

Rakesh talks about "being optimistic"!!
He gives us some insights into some recent events in which he has played.

Leigh Matheson
on A Team Effort.
Leigh gives us his insight
from the Gold Coast.

Your Association is pleased to acknowledge this 2015 Award.
There will be four categories.
  • Open
  • Intermediate <750 MPs
  • Restricted <300 MPS
  • Novice <100 MPS
Currently including
January to March congresses.

This award is based on masterpoints earned at
NSW Congresses held under the auspices of NSWBA
during the year.

NSWBA Clubs and Members

Offering you the best value wine deals in Australia. ABF members will receive a 7% discount on all wine purchases (minimum order 1 dozen bottles). FLYER
If you missed out on the tastings at SFOB, here are the NOTES

Please send any articles to the editor, john@bridgeclub.com.au

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Editor: John McIlrath                              May 2015
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The finals of the Interstate Selection Trials were finished over the last weekend. Results can be found here. Jubject to ratification, New South Wales OPEN team is Nick Rodwell - Fraser Rew, Julian Foster - David Weston, William Zhang - Michael Wu and our WOMENS team is Giselle Mundell - Avril Zets, Cathryn Herden - Patsy McCartney, Monica Ginsberg - Sybil Hurwitz. Congratulations to you all. Playoffs for the Seniors and Youth will be held over the weekend of 16-17 May.

May Congresses in NSW - local clubs 

May 2 - 3 (Sat-Sun)      Yamba Bridge Club Swiss Pairs
May 2 - 3 (Sat-Sun)      Bathurst and District BC Pairs & Teams
May 3  (Sun)                Maitland Bridge Club Teams

May 16 - 17 (Sat-Sun)   Leeton Soldiers  BC Pairs & Teams 
May 16 - 17 (Sat-Sun)   Coffs Harbour BC Teams
May 17 (Sun)               Strathfield BC Teams
May 24 (Sun)               NSWBA Autumn Swiss Pairs
May 24 (Sun)               Twin Towns BC Teams Congress
May 30-31 (Sat-Sun)    Port Macquarie-Hastings Pairs &Teams
May 31 (Sun)              Canberra Bridge Club Sth T'lands Teams
May 31 (Sun)              NSWBA Teams of Three


June 6-7 (Sat-Sun)       Nambucca Valley Bridge Club Pairs/Teams

Brochure, entry and further information can also be found on NSWBA web-site. Click HERE 

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ITS Seniors
16th & 17th May 2015
hosted by NSWBA

ITS Youth
17th May 2015
hosted by NSWBA

Mixed Pairs
23rd & 24th May 2015
hosted by NSWBA

Veterans Pairs
10th to 12th July 2015
hosted by Bowral Bridge Club -

1st August 2015
hosted by NSWBA

Open Pairs
14th & 15th Nov 2015
hosted by NSWBA

Novice & Restricted Teams
5th & 6th Dec 2015
hosted by Brisbane Water Bridge Club