Regional TD’s – New Laws Update

It is proposed to hold a workshop for qualified Regional Tournament Directors in order to update them on the many subtle changes to the new laws.  The seminar will take place in Templeogue on Saturday 2nd September 11 am – 4 pm.   Names to info@cbai.ie

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Mai Porteous RIP

We extend our deepest sympathies to our esteemed CBAI Chief Executive Paul Porteous on the recent passing of his mother Mai.  May she rest in peace.  Margaret (Mai) Porteous  RIP, beloved wife of the late Paddy, and loving mother of Paul, Clare (Kelly, Castlerea), Edel (Devlin, Ballymoney), John, Mary (Gordon, Portstewart). Deeply regretted by her sons, daughters, daughters in law, Maureen and Una, sons in law, Greg, John and Donal, grandchildren, great grandchildren and family circle.

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IBU AGM

The new date for the postponed IBU AGM will be circulated as soon as it is known (most likely this coming Monday night 21st August).

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Sligo Bridge Resumes Monday 11th September

As we approach the end of the holiday period, it is time to shake off the cobwebs and dust off the ‘notes’.

Bridge resumes on Monday 11th September, followed by Wednesday 13th September, followed by classes for beginners and improvers on Thursday 21st September – all in the Southern Hotel at 7.30 pm each night.  All welcome.

 

 

Started: 2 weeks ago

Congratulations Bríd and Terry

Brid and Terry

 

 

Irish Youths representing Ireland in Slovakia

Irish in Samorin 2017

Our marvellous under 16’s, under 21’s and under 26 players with their coaches and captains taking part in the European Youth Championships in Samorin Slovakia.  Well done to all and thank you.

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Started: 1 month ago

End of Season Summer Dinner – Wednesday 21st June 2017

Started: 2 months ago

Yeats Country Congress – Radisson Blu Hotel Sligo – 9th to 11th June 2017

We had a record breaking congress and we say a big ‘Thank You’ to all who came along to play in any of our events – especially our many visitors who from all over the country and abroad.  We hope you enjoyed your time with us.

A special word of thanks to our local team who put in a tremendous amount of time and effort in to the preparation of the event.

 

Prizewinners Open Pairs

 

Prizewinners Congress Teams  (43 Teams)

Results, Hand Records and Personal Records (Congress Teams)

 

 

Prizewinners Congress Pairs DR  (33.5 Tables)

Results, Hand Records and Personal Records (Congress Pairs) First Session

Overall Results, and Second Session Hand Records and Personal Records (Congress Pairs)

Prizewinners Intermediate ‘A’ Pairs  (28 Tables)

Results, Hand Records and Personal Records (Inter A)  First Session

Overall Results, and Second Session Hand Records and Personal Records (Inter A)

 

 

Prizewinners Intermediate ‘B’ & Novice Pairs  (13 Tables)

Results, Hand Records and Personal Records (Inter B & Novice)  First Session

Overall Results, and Second Session Hand Records and Personal Records (Inter B & Novice)

 

Second Session Pairs – FOB Commentary – Boards 1 – 20

 

 

Results Novice Individual Championship  (3 Tables)

 

Prizewinners Mixed Pairs  (24 Tables)

Results, Hand Records and Personal Records (Mixed)

 

Prizewinners Gala Open Pairs (53 Tables)

Results, Hand Records and Personal Records (Gala)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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SUMMER  BRIDGE

There will be a Summer Game on Thursday Nights starting at 7.30 p.m. in  Murphy’s Hotel, Main Street, Tubbercurry.  All Welcome.

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Started: 3 months ago

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Regional TD’s – New Laws Update

It is proposed to hold a workshop for qualified Regional Tournament Directors in order to update them on the many subtle changes to the new laws.  The seminar will take place in Templeogue on Saturday 2nd September 11 am – 4 pm.   Names to info@cbai.ie

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Mai Porteous RIP

We extend our deepest sympathies to our esteemed CBAI Chief Executive Paul Porteous on the recent passing of his mother Mai.  May she rest in peace.  Margaret (Mai) Porteous  RIP, beloved wife of the late Paddy, and loving mother of Paul, Clare (Kelly, Castlerea), Edel (Devlin, Ballymoney), John, Mary (Gordon, Portstewart). Deeply regretted by her sons, daughters, daughters in law, Maureen and Una, sons in law, Greg, John and Donal, grandchildren, great grandchildren and family circle.

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IBU AGM

The new date for the postponed IBU AGM will be circulated as soon as it is known (most likely this coming Monday night 21st August).

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Sligo Bridge Resumes Monday 11th September

As we approach the end of the holiday period, it is time to shake off the cobwebs and dust off the ‘notes’.

Bridge resumes on Monday 11th September, followed by Wednesday 13th September, followed by classes for beginners and improvers on Thursday 21st September – all in the Southern Hotel at 7.30 pm each night.  All welcome.

 

 

Congratulations Bríd and Terry

Brid and Terry

 

 

Irish Youths representing Ireland in Slovakia

Irish in Samorin 2017

Our marvellous under 16’s, under 21’s and under 26 players with their coaches and captains taking part in the European Youth Championships in Samorin Slovakia.  Well done to all and thank you.

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Ballina Bridge Congress – 7th – 9th July 2017

Patsy O'Hara in Ballina 2017

Ballina President Huey Daly with Regional President Patsy O’Hara and CBAI President Jim O’Sullivan, Mary Gilvarry, David and Diane Greenwood.  The 41st Ballina Bridge Congress team of President Huey Daly, Vincent McMahon, Diarmuid Reddan, Breeda and John Mulkearns will be taking very good care of you.

CONGRESS TEAMS LIVE RESULT  (24 Teams)

Congress Teams Results, Hand Records and Personal Records

 

 

INTERMEDIATE TEAMS RESULT  (12 Teams)

Intermediate Teams Results, Hand Records and Personal Records

 

CONGRESS  PAIRS  (23.5 tables)

Overall Congress Pairs Result

Congress Pairs Results, Hand Records and Personal Records- First Session

Congress Pairs Overall Result and Hand Records and Personal Records- Second Session

 

INTERMEDIATE  PAIRS  (22 tables)

Overall Intermediate Pairs Result

Intermediate Pairs Results, Hand Records and Personal Records- First Session

Intermediate Pairs Results, Hand Records and Personal Records- Second Session

 

Mixed Pairs Result  (18 Tables)

Results, Hand Records and Personal Records

 

Gala Pairs  (22 Tables)

Results, Hand Records and Personal Records

 

Open Pairs

Results, Hand Records and Personal Records – Saturday Afternoon  (15 Tables)

 

Results, Hand Records and Personal Records – Saturday Night  (12 Tables)

 

Results, Hand Records and Personal Records – Sunday Morning  (10.5 Tables)

 

Results, Hand Records and Personal Records – Sunday Afternoon  (9.5 Tables)

 

 

 

 

 

Seamus O’Boyle RIP

Séagh O'Baoil

My Big Little Brother passed away peacefully on Monday night at the very young age of 55.   As you can see he got all the ‘good looks’.  Seamus had not been in good health for some time so this is a happy release for him.   Many thanks to those of you who have been so kind as to send your condolences,    May he Rest in Peace.

 

 

Acol Bridge Club – Monday 12th June 2017

 

Results, Hand Records and Personal Records – Section A

Results, Hand Records and Personal Records – Section B

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Don’t forget our ‘Summer Bridge Dinner’ which takes place this coming Wednesday night 21st June starting at 6 O’Clock with the dinner followed by the game.  If you would like to join in then please give your name to any of the usual subjects.  All welcome.

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We are sorry to report the passing of Sheila Noone and we extend our deepest sympathies to her husband Bill and children Liam, Greta, Julie, Lisa and Lorna, her grandchildren, family and friends.  May she rest in peace.

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We send our deepest sympathies to Michael O’Hart on the death of his brother.  We extend our deepest sympathies to Gladys Sheridan on the death of her brother Tommy Stewart, Ballycallan, Kerrykeel, Donegal.  We extend to our deepest sympathies also to Michael Morrison on the recent passing of his brother Niall.  May they rest in peace.