Congratulations to Sally & Garry Clarke winning our Club Open Pairs Championship for the second year in a row. Congratulations also goes to John Redfearn and Norm Berger for coming in second, and to Adriana Smith and Bob Mavin for placing third. Thanks to Rhonda Nix and all who helped in the kitchen. It was a really enjoyable day.
Congratulations to the Meyers Team (Kit Meyers, Kerry Rymer, Fiona Fawcett and Catherine Else) for winning the Swiss Teams on Sunday 11 August.
Congratulations also to the Novak Team (Jay Novak, Richard Carter, Michael Hogan, John Russell) for coming second and the Calcroft Team (Stephen Calcroft, Peter Cloughessy, Jodie Gudaitis, Colin Speller) who came in 3rd but who also won the best Novice Category.
The best Super Novice category was won by the Buckland Team (Lee Buckland, Marian Wallis, Cathie Morrison and Jenny Walmsley).
A great start to the Novice and Restricted Congress at our club yesterday.
Congratulations to the overall winners of the Swiss Pairs held at the Novice and Restricted Congress yesterday Jurate Laisve and Trish Byrnes.
Acting President, Sally Clarke spoke to Scott Levi on ABC Central Coast this morning, 8 August, promoting the Central Coast Bridge Club, our upcoming lessons and bridge generally on the Coast.
If you wish to listen to their conversation on the ABC Website, please follow this link and progress the slide to 1.47:10
Many of you will have noticed an article in last week's edition of The Express Advocate featuring our Acting President, Sally Clarke, who was promoting Bridge and Bridge lessons, at our club and other clubs on the Coast.
You can also listen in this Thursday, at 8.30 am, when she will be talking on ABC FM (92.5) about the same topics.
As the Club Rooms will be used for the Restricted and Novice Congress on Saturday, 10 August, normal Saturday afternoon bridge will be held in the CWA, Long Jetty.
Two sets of Beginner Lessons will commence on:
1.30 pm on Monday 19 August and -
7.00 pm on Tuesday 20 August
Lessons consist of 5 lessons over 5 weeks. Total cost is $50.00 including a booklet.
Tell your friends and spread the joy of bridge.
For further information ring John Redfearn at the Club on 43393824.
On Saturday 29 June, Helen Eaton's commitment and service to our club was recognised by the dedication of a Perpetual Trophy for Experienced and Inexperienced Pairs. Helen's family attended and commented how delighted they thought Helen would have been.
It has come to our attention that some of our members did not receive the June Newsletter sent from the club on 14 June. In addition to being emailed to our members, newsletters will in future be posted on our website under the General menu. Printed copies are also available at the club.
The June Newsletter can be viewed here.