Open Trials

Open Trials

2020 Open Trials for European National Teams Championship

Applications are now being accepted for pairs wishing to compete in the Open Trials. The Trials will consist of three stages, to select two pairs, (to join a third pair to be selected at a later date), to form the team to represent the England open team in the 2020 European National Teams Championship, to be held in Funchal, Madeira, from the 17th to 27th June 2020.

The entry fee will be £150.00 per player for the first stage played, plus £75.00 for those who play in a second stage.

Applications should be sent to Gordon Rainsford ( before the closing date on 5th September 2019.

The dates for the trials are:
• Friday 1st – Sunday 3rd November 2019 - West Midlands Bridge Club, Solihull
• Friday 22nd – Sunday 24th November 2019 (venue to be confirmed)
• Friday 3rd – Monday 6th January 2020 (venue to be confirmed)

Entries received

Alex Hydes & Ben Handley-Pritchard
Ali Ahmed & James Thrower
Andrew Robson & David Gold
Artur Malinowski & David Bakhshi
Ben Green & Ankush Khandelwal
Chris Jagger & Jeffrey Allerton
Claire Robinson & Heather Bakhshi
David Kendrick & Paul Barden
David Stevenson & Liz Commins
Gad Chadha & Steve Lee
Glyn Liggins & Espen Erichsen
Ian Payn & David Burn
Jeremy Willans & Ian Draper
John Atthey & Neil Rosen
Jon Cooke & Cameron Small
Karen Pryor & Malcolm Pryor
Kay Preddy & Norman Selway
Michael Byrne & Kieran Dyke
Mike Bell & Ben Norton
Natalie Shashou & Nick Sandqvist
Patrick Shields & Garry Watson
Phil King & Andrew McIntosh
Qian Li & Tony Ye
Richard Bowdery & Jason Hackett
Robert Miller & Ufuk Cotuk
Shireen Mohandes & Andy Bowles
Tom Townsend & Tony Forrester
Catherine Curtis & Paul Fegarty