Simultaneous Pairs prize winners - 2016

Event winners

The overall winner of each event in the EBED Spring & Autumn Simultaneous Pairs, and the British Simultaneous Pairs Events, won £50 per pair.

Event Date Pair Club
British Winter Sim Pairs Monday 4th January Angela White and Carolyn Henshilwood Oundle Bridge Club
Tuesday 5th January John Thacker and Mike Ralph Hereford Bridge Club
Wednesday 6th January Jolanta Allison and Stewart Farquharson Wymondham Wednesday Bridge Club
Thursday 7th January Yves Lebrec and Peter Burns Chichester Bridge Club
British Spring Sim Pairs Monday 4th April David Smith and Laurence Stone Deva Bridge Club
Tuesday 5th April Chris Bonser and Jon North Ealing Bridge Club
Wednesday 6th April Daniel McIntosh and Robert Plumley CICBA (Guernsey) Bridge Club
Thursday 7th April Malcolm Green and Mike Lewis Wantage Bridge Club
EBED Spring Sim Pairs Tuesday 3rd May Graham Cox and Alleyn Erskine Wearside Bridge Club
Wednesday 4th May Walter Russell and Steve Lambert Leverstock Green Bridge Club
Thursday 5th May Anita Freeman and Reggie Kwan Blackheath Bridge Club
Monday 9th May Pat Barnett and Miriam Titchner Hitchin Bridge Club
British Summer Sim Pairs Monday 25th July Lloyd Sarsby and Gitte Sarsby Chobham Bridge Club
Tuesday 26th July Kevin Maddox and Tony Haworth Pencoed Duplicate Bridge Club
Wednesday 27th July Howard Basden-Smith and Rob Ingram Victoria Bridge Club
Thursday 28th July Eriko Nakamura and Kyoko Hashizume Nippon Bridge Club
EBED Autumn Sim Pairs Monday 5th September Marc Chawner and Paul Spencer Hutton Duplicate Bridge Club
Tuesday 6th September Austin Barnes and Sue Hyman Bolton Bridge Club
Wednesday 7th September Peter Pennington-Smith and Eileen Townsend Wymondham Wednesday Bridge Club
Thursday 8th September Chris Chambers and Peter Gemmell Ipswich & Kesgrave Bridge Club
Friday 9th SeptemberMark Sheppard and Philip Bennett Devizes Bridge Club
British Autumn Sim Pairs Monday 3rd October Sonia Blandy and Georgina Dalton Sarum Bridge Club Salisbury
Tuesday 4th October Ian Hogarth and Rod Brown Cairngorm Bridge Club
Wednesday 5th October Kathleen Meins and Margaret Scott Wearside Bridge Club
Thursday 6th October Alan Webber and Mick Edwards Caterham Bridge Club

Pairs prize draw winners

The winners were selected at random from all heat winners. The selection was made at the 2016 AGM.

The pair which achieved the best score within their club in any event, when scored nationally, were entered in to the draw. This therefore included the heat winners of all EBU organised events – i.e. the EBED Spring & Autumn Simultaneous Pairs, the British Simultaneous Pairs Events, the Bridge England Simultaneous Pairs, and the Club Stratified Simultaneous Pairs.

Players Club
1st Prize - £1000 per pair Shiv Datt & Richard Cumming-Bruce   Marylebone Cricket Club Bridge Society
2nd Prize - £500 per pair Brian Smith & Ron Wall Louth Duplicate Bridge Club
3rd Prize - £200 per pair Gill Gold & Ray Green Hexham Bridge Club
Runners-up prizes - £100 per pair John Thacker & Mike Ralph   Hereford Bridge Club
Peter Clemens & Brian Barrett Hunstanton Bridge Club
Chris Eveleigh & Pat Jacobs Hemel Hempstead Bridge Club
Andrew Mason & Pam Mason Leighton Buzzard Bridge Club
Nona Moss & Peter Verkroost Harpenden Duplicate Bridge Club
Lloyd Sarsby & Gitte Sarsby Chobham Bridge Club
Ora Watson & Binkie Andrews Framlingham Bridge Club
George Anderson & Trish Davis Cairngorm Bridge Club
Chris Coleman & David Stretton Maidstone Bridge Club
Colin Manley & Tim Roberts Cross In Hand Bridge Club
Jacky Wilkes & Anne Preece Felsted Bridge Club
Dave Barnes & Peter Robinson Ely Bridge Club
Tony Page & John Phillips Hedge End Bridge Club
Bill Gardner & Elaine Cartledge Broadstairs Bridge Club
Alan Webber & Mick Edwards Caterham Bridge Club

Club prize draw winners

The winners were selected at random from all host clubs. The selection was made at the 2015 AGM.

Every club which entered a heat of any EBU organised event – i.e. the EBED Spring & Autumn Simultaneous Pairs, the British Simultaneous Pairs Events, the Bridge England Simultaneous Pairs, and the Club Stratified Simultaneous Pairs - were included in the draw. One ‘entry’ in the draw is awarded for every ten tables (or part thereof) which take part in any single heat. There was no limit on the number of prizes which could be won.

1st Prize - £1000 Grantham Bridge Club Leicestershire
2nd Prize - £500 Horsham Bridge Club Sussex
3rd Prize - £200 Welwyn Garden City Bridge Club Hertfordshire
Runners-up prizes - £100 St Martins Bridge Club Guernsey
Pembury Bridge Club Kent
Lines Bridge Club, Saffron Walden Essex
Walton & Hersham Bridge Club Surrey
Worthing Bridge Club Sussex
Horsham Bridge Club Sussex
Maidstone Bridge Club Kent
Chalfont Bridge Club Berks & Bucks
Middlesbrough Bridge Club North East
Droitwich Spa Bridge Club Worcestershire
Stratford-upon-Avon Bridge Club Warwickshire
Leverstock Green Bridge Club Hertfordshire
The Bognor Club Sussex
Swindon Bridge Club Wiltshire
Southend & Leigh Bridge Club Essex