Bridge players take notice of special pairs event in August
BRIDGE FANS can avail of a special event in Bray as part of The Gathering 2013.
Bray Bridge Club runs an annual Swiss Teams event however this year they are going to have an additional Gathering pairs event on Saturday, August 31.
Their normal teams event will take place on Sunday September 1.
There will be over €2,500 in prize money over the two days.
‘In the early 20th century Bray was known as the Brighton of Ireland, so come to Bray for a late summer break and enjoy a great game of bridge and hospitality,' said a club spokesman. ‘Bridge is a game for life,' said eastern region president Brendan Martin. ‘It can be played by all, at whatever your level. It takes a bit of learning, but providing you are patient, it can develop into a real lifelong hobby. You don't need to have a knowledge of cards, as you learn all that when you take up bridge lessons.'
For more information, look up the CBAI eastern region website at cbai.ie/er.