Welsh and Cambria Cups 2013/14
Two Things for Your Plans
The British Chess Championship is in Aberystwyth in 2014 and will fill the town when the Aberystwyth Bridge Congress was due to be held. So the congress will now be held on 15-17 August, in Penweddig school.
The inter-area teams events (the Perry,
Spickett and President's Cup) will be held on 7-8 June 2014 at Newtown
Lady Milne Trials 2014
The selectors now invite applications from women's pairs for the trials on 25-26 January 2014. Entries to Neville by 6 December. More information
The British Winter Sims are in clubs on January 2-6 2014
The first Camrose weekend is at Llandrindod Wells on January 10-12. Helpers are needed. Contact Jean Cufley to volunteer. Spectators are always welcome too. Watch on BBO if you can't get there to share the excitement.
Area qualifiers of the WBU National Open Pairs are on January 19
The Lady Milne Trials are on 25-26 January at the Metropole Hotel in Llandrindod Wells
The Teams of Eight Area Qualifiers are held in each area on Sunday February 2
The EWBA Annual Congress is on 15-16 February at a new Venue, the Lysaghts Institute in Newport. Brochure
The WBU Mixed Pairs Final is on February 22-23 at the Commodore in Llandrindod Wells, for pairs that have qualified
The St. Davids Day Simultaneous Pairs is held in clubs in the week of 24-28 February
The WBU Open Pairs Final is at the Commodore in Llandrindod Wells on 15-16 March, for pairs that have qualified
The Welsh heat of the Portland Pairs is in Colwyn Bay on March 23
The NWBA Spring Congress is in Wrexham on 5-6 April. Swiss Pairs and Teams. Brochure.
2013 Camrose Trials:. Results. Invitation. Call. Training weekend. Training weekend materials. The selectors have announced that the team for the first Camrose weekend will be John Salisbury & Mike Tedd, Trevor Towers & Mark Roderick and Filip Kurbalija & Patrick Shields with reserves Laura Woodruff & Mike Close. NPC Tim Rees
11/12/13: Final results of the Mixed Pairs Qualifier
9/12/13: Provisional results of the Mixed Pairs Qualifier (revised 11/12/13)
6/11/13: Results of the Autumn Celtic Pairs
2/11/13: Results of the WBU Llangollen Congress. Photo added 3/11
26/11/13: Results of the Porthcawl Congress, with photos
4/11/13: Invitation for Lady Milne Trials
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EWBA Annual Congress
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Mixed Pairs Qualifier (revised 11//12)
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