WBU Competition Journal 2014-5 Online

The Competition Journal can be read online here. It contains the rules for WBU competitions in 2014-15 (both the general rules and those specific to each event) and other information about the events.

Events

The draw has now been made for the first round of the Welsh Cup 2014-15 (small error corrected 3/11/14). The full draw for the Cambria Cup is now available.

The Porthcawl Congress is on 28-30 November. Brochure .

The qualifier for the National Mixed Pairs is held in areas on 7 December

The first Camrose weekend is in Edinburgh on 9-11 January 2015

The qualifier for the National Open Pairs is held in areas on 18 January 2015

The Lady Milne trials are on 24-25 January in Mid Wales

The area qualifiers for the National Club Teams of Eight are on 1st February

The Seniors trials are on 7-8 February in Mid Wales

The East Wales Congress is at the Lysaght Institute in Newport on 14-15 February. Brochure

International Bridge

The 2014 international training weekend took place on 18-19 October 2014. More information. Training materials. There will also be a training day aimed at Camrose players on 13 December

Wales won the Gold Medals at the Commonwealth Nations Bridge Championship held in Glasgow in September 2014. More, with pictures

The Wales team for the 1st Camrose weekend in Edinburgh on 9-11 January is: Mike Tedd & John Salisbury, Tim Rees & Gary Jones and Patrick Jourdain & Tony Ratcliff, with NPC Paul Denning and reserve pair Filip Kurbalija & Patrick Shields

Arrangements for the Seniors Trials on 7-8 February 2015 have been announced

Applications (by 12 December) are invited from Women's Pairs wishing to enter the WBU trial for this year's Lady Milne team. The trial is to be held in the Metropole Hotel, Llandrindod Wells on 24/25 January. Details on the selectors web page

WBU Teams Leagues

In the 2014-15 season the WBU is starting a new set of league competitions, with a Premier Division instead of trials, as well as Area Leagues. See here for more information, and forms. Some results from the West

What's New

18/11/14: Some results from the West leagues

17/11/14: Results of the Llangollen Congress

14/11/14: more materials from the training weekend

4/11/14: Full draw for the Cambria Cup now available

3/11/14: Michael Bryne material for the training weekend online (logon needed)

31/10/14: Draw now available for the first round of the Welsh Cup 2014-15 (small error corrected 3/11/14)

20/10/14: New posting on Selectors' Blog about trials for women & seniors

18/10/14: More photos etc about Wales winning the Gold Medals at the Commonwealth Nations Bridge Championship

18/10/14: Arrangements for the Seniors Trials on 7-8 February 2015

13/10/14: Results of the NWBA Swiss Pairs

9/10/14: New posting on Selectors' Blog

8/10/14: Team for the first Camrose weekend in January 2014 announced

6/10/14: Premier division now complete. Results- revised 8/10. (A successful appeal has changed the score on a board, with the effect that the Evans team has moved up to 4th overall.)

Previous updates

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Porthcawl Congress
Seabank Hotel
28-30 November.
Brochure


East Wales Congress
Lysaght Institute
14-15 February 2015.
Brochure

 


Selectors' Blog
The WBU selectors have set up a blog edited by Gwynn Davis, where they will post regular reports on their decisions and plans.
Read it here
New post about trials for Lady Milne & Teltscher 20/10/14

 

 

Development Officer
The WBU would like to appoint a Development Officer. Further Information


 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

Recent Results

Llangollen Congress

NWBA Swiss Pairs

Premier Division 2nd weekend & overall


More information

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