Chicago Bridge Competition

Each year, the Bradgate Bridge Club runs a Knock-out Chicago Bridge Competition that is played in members' homes.

Rules

  1. Each match will consist of 24 hands using Chicago scoring.
  2. If all players agree then it is permitted to play just 20 hands.
  3. Honours do not count.
  4. Passed out hands are redealt with the same dealer (i.e. they do not count as one of the 24 hands).
  5. Date and venue to be mutually agreed.
  6. The first named pair are the HOME team. They must offer their opponents 3 dates with a 7.15pm start time.
  7. Daytime play is allowed if agreed by all 4 players.
  8. Members can partner a non-member.
  9. Substitutes are not allowed.
  10. The play by dates for each round will be scheduled approximately every 8 weeks.
  11. Entry fee is £4 per pair, payable to the Treasurer.
  12. Entries are by signing up on the sheet at the Club.
  13. Gift voucher prizes awarded to the winners (and runners-up depending on number of entries).

Draw

Round 1 Round 2 Quarter Final Semi Final Final Winners
31st March 30th April 31st May 31st July 30th September  
1 David Twells
Tony France
V
Pat Simpson
Joan Hope
1 David Twells
Tony France
V
Penny Hodgson
Ray Newman
1 Penny Hodgson
Ray Newman
V
Gail Tillen
Rod Hudson
1 Penny Hodgson
Ray Newman
V
June Hummel
Cathy Moloney
Penny Hodgson
Ray Newman
V
Lynda Dunn
Sarah Gilbert
Penny Hodgson
Ray Newman
2 Penny Hodgson
Ray Newman
V
Pauline Taylor
Frances Hallam
3 Susie Perrett
Halina Hughes
V
Gail Tillen
Rod Hudson
2 Gail Tillen
Rod Hudson
V
BYE
 
4
BYE
 
5 Monica Lucas
Ghislaine Woods
V
Pauline Dignan
Diana Bowden
3 Monica Lucas
Ghislaine Woods
V
BYE
 
2 Monica Lucas
Ghislaine Woods
V
June Hummel
Cathy Moloney
6
BYE
 
7 Sandra Middleditch
Barbara Holt
V
June Hummel
Cathy Moloney
4 June Hummel
Cathy Moloney
V
BYE
 
8
BYE
 
9 Lynda Dunn
Sarah Gilbert
V
Michael Jones
Julie Jones
5 Lynda Dunn
Sarah Gilbert
V
BYE
 
3 Lynda Dunn
Sarah Gilbert
V
Richard Rees
Val Rees
2 Lynda Dunn
Sarah Gilbert
V
Lucy Pathan
Anne Morris
10
BYE
 
11 Richard Rees
Val Rees
V
Dick Howard
Sue Howard
6 Richard Rees
Val Rees
V
BYE
 
12
BYE
 
13 Kay Pole
Jennifer Parker
V
Lucy Pathan
Anne Morris
7 Lucy Pathan
Anne Morris
V
BYE
 
4 Lucy Pathan
Anne Morris
V
Jill Myring
Jill Bentley
14
BYE
 
15 Pam Smith
Mary France
V
Jill Myring
Jill Bentley
8 Jill Myring
Jill Bentley
V
BYE
 
16
BYE
 

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Last updated on Monday 13th February 2017