Hotel porters are thin on the ground these days – had to rope in a few ‘Sharks’ to help set up the bridge tables for the Teltscher Trophy.
The Egan Trophy, the IBU All-Ireland Top Teams Championship, will be held ‘face to face’ in the Europa Hotel, Belfast over the weekend of 28-29 May 2022.
The 3 teams representing the NIBU are as follows:
– Brian McDowell & Alan Sharp; Michael McFaul & Michael O’Kane
– Pat McDaid & Zrinka Kokot; Carol-Ann Cummins & John Noonan
– Ian Lindsay & Ian Hamilton; Michael Coffey & Fergal O’Shea.
Reserve Pair: Anne Fitzpatrick and Harold Curran
Entry Fee £65 to include dinner on the Saturday evening.
Overnight parking in the adjacent multi-storey – £12 overnight. Tickets to be verified at hotel reception before leaving on the Sunday.
This event will take place ‘face to face’ over the weekend of the 20-22 May 2022 at La Mon Hotel and Country Club. As NIBU are hosting the event, two teams will be participating. Click here for more details.
Sad to report the death of Kay Murphy – read tribute here
A note from Seamus Costello, Teaching Committee Convenor CBAI.
Read here for details of seminars.
The AGM for the NIBU will be held in Kelvin Malone Bridge Centre on Sunday 3 July 2022 at 2.30 pm.
The Celtic Congress will held on BBO on 28-29 May 2022.
For more details click here.
The IBU Seniors Congress will be held ‘Face to Face’ in the Cavan Crystal Hotel on April 26-28th (Tuesday – Thursday). For more details click here.
Congratulations to the following players on their recent successes:
Louis Herbert Handicap Pairs
Norman Lacey & Rae Seaton
Ian Hamilton & Robin Burns
Kathleen Cassidy & Liz McArdle