News

  • Congratulations to Jagdish and Albert - winners of the State Pairs Qualifying Competition

    Manny congratulations to Jagdish Gupta and Albert Tjahja who are this year's winners of the NSW State Open Pairs Qualifying Competition. Over four rounds, they achieved the very creditable average percentage score of 68.81% Second was the Subhash Gupta/Meighan Klugman partnership who also exceeded a 60% average (just!) with 60.06%. In third place with a very good average score of 58.42% were Arsga Blair and Rose Novis. Very well done to our winners and well done also to all those who took part. read more...
    Monday, 18 September 2017 by
  • UNAUTHORISED INFORMATION - WHAT THE HECK DO I DO NOW?

    What the heck do I do now? "Partner dithered again & I have a good hand! Now I'm at the 5 level - what the heck do I do now?" 'What the heck do I do now?' is an alternative slant on 'what should I bid?'. Our Brain's Trust will tell you what they would have done in the same situation - whether it is a bid out of turn; unauthorised infor­mation or other situations that arise. Once again the Brain's Trust this month is: Bill Jacobs — A member of Australia's Open Team at the 2016... read more...
    Tuesday, 07 February 2017 by Stuart Packington
  • NEW YEAR'S RESOLUTIONS

    Notes From A Club Player New Year’s Resolutions by Dar Webb Let’s face it, New Year’s resolutions can be pretty tiresome. After resolving to eliminate junk food, cut down on drinking, and be nicer to your in-laws, what’s left? There’s always bridge, and if you are like me, there’s a lot you can improve. With that in mind, I began asking the players at my club (the wonderful St. Petersburg Bridge Club) what resolutions they would recommend for typical developing... read more...
    Friday, 06 January 2017 by Stuart Packington
  • Ed and Dianne Mullin are this year's winners of the Magda Seres Trophy for 2016.

    Many congratulations to Ed and Dianne Mullin who have been confirmed as the winners this year of the Magda Seres Trophy. The competition, run over the four Saturdaysin November with the best three results counting, has turned out to be a very close-run affair. Ed and Dianne Mullin put togethera very consistant set of results which gave them a very respectable average scoreof 60.85%. Our congratulations go to both of them. Just behind, came the long-time leaders of the competion, Jagdish Gupta and... read more...
    Sunday, 27 November 2016 by Stuart Packington
  • ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 2016

    The Annual General Meeting of Randwick Bridge Club will be held on Saturday 30 July at 12:45pm (and NOT 1:00pm as previously announced) in the Senior Citizens' Centre, Alma Road, Maroubra. Please be in your seats by 12:40pm at the very latest so that the AGM can start on time and (hopefully) be finished by 1:30pm thus allowing us to enjoy a full session of bridge after the meeting. A copy of the Agenda is reproduced below followed by a Financial Statement to 30 June 2016. All members of the Club... read more...
    Monday, 18 July 2016 by Stuart Packington
  • THE TALE OF THE FIVE OF CLUBS

    Here is a story from a suburban bridge club in Sydney that might make you smile. South declared four Spades after the following strange auction: Dealer N North Nil Vul ª AQ8 5 4 ♥ 8 5 ¨K § A K 8 6 5 West East ªJ 6 3 ª Q 10 ♥K J 3 ♥A 10 9 ¨ J 10 6 4 ¨Q 9 7 2 § 10 9 3 2... read more...
    Monday, 18 July 2016 by Stuart Packington
  • NSW STATE MIXED PAIRS COMPETITION 2016 - WINNERS

    The annual NSW State MixedPairs Competition was held once again at the Randwick Bridge Club over a three week period between 19 March and 02 April. Over three rounds, the best two results counted with a substitute being allowed for one round only. In third place were our President, Terry Wright and his wife, Sue, who achieveda very creditable average score of 59.28% In second place were David and Margaret Woodsmith who managed an even better score of 60.42%. However, in the event, neither effort... read more...
    Wednesday, 13 April 2016 by Stuart Packington
  • Bay International Trophy Winner for December 2015 Quarter Announced

    RBC President, Terry Wright, congratulates Subhash Gupta on winning the Bay International Novices Trophy for the December quarter 2015. The Bay International Quarterly Trophy, kindly donated by Lucille and Alf Rodney and now in its second year, is a special and very important award in the Club because it is not open to the elite players who have their chances to win other competitions but is rather aimed at the ordinary Members who play regularly and make some effort to improve their game. It is... read more...
    Friday, 22 January 2016 by Stuart Packington
Add content