2016-17 Prizewinners

A full list of prizewinners and subsidiary places is available here (PDF).

 

Competitions and Trophy Winners

    Royal Bank of Scotland Cup (Club Championship)

    Matchpointed pairs, played over 10 Tuesday evenings, the best 6 placings to count. Reverse placings are used, so an evening's winning pair scores the number of competing pairs and the last pair scores 1. Prize money: 1st = £24 (per pair), 2nd = £18, 3rd = £12, 4th = £6. read more...

    Current holder: 2019 - Ros French & Colin Edney

    Anthony Scott Cup

    Teams of 4, played over 7 Tuesday evenings, the best 4 placings to count. One substitute is allowed per evening. Presented by Mr Garneth Ellis. Prize money: 1st = £32 (per team), 2nd = £16, 3rd = £8. read more...

    Current holder: 2019 - Janet Beattie, Ros French, Helen Gipson & Paul Gipson

    McDonald Cup

    Cross IMP pairs, played over 7 Tuesday evenings, the best 4 placings to count. The competition was aggregate scoring prior to 2016-17. Presented by Mr Garneth Ellis. Prize money: 1st = £24 (per pair), 2nd = £18, 3rd = £12, 4th = £6. read more...

    Current holder: 2019 - Penny Davidson & Colin Edney

    Tom Woodman Trophy

    Handicapped teams of 4, played over 7 Thursday evenings, the best 4 placings to count. One substitute is allowed per evening. Pairs to be drawn for teams. Presented by Mr Garneth Ellis, unfortunately Susan Smith was not present. Prize money: 1st = £32 (per team), 2nd = £16, 3rd = £8. read more...

    Current holder: 2019 - Marilyn Hodgson, Jo Rowley, George Martin & Brian Thomas

    Wilf White Trophy

    Matchpointed pairs, played over 7 Tuesday evenings, the best 4 placings to count. Presented by Mr Garneth Ellis. Prize money: 1st = £24 (per pair), 2nd = £18, 3rd = £12, 4th = £6. read more...

    Current holder: 2019 - Jean Mole & Ros French

    Robin Pearson Pot

    Matchpointed handicapped pairs, played over 7 Thursday evenings, the best 4 placings to count. Presented by Mr Garneth Ellis. Prize money: 1st = £24 (per pair), 2nd = £18, 3rd = £12, 4th = £6. read more...

    Current holder: 2019 - Marilyn Hodgson & Marguerite Robson

    Martin Trophy

    Cross IMP pairs, scratch competition run in conjunction with Calder Trophy, the best 5 or 6 placings to count depending on the number of evenings. 2016-17: Best six results from nine evenings 2017-18: Best six results from nine evenings Presented by Mr Garneth Ellis, unfortunately Ian McCreath was not present. The competition was aggregate scoring prior to 2016-17. Prize money: 1st = £24 (per pair), 2nd = £18, 3rd = £12, 4th = £6. read more...

    Current holder: 2019 - Jean Mole & George Martin

    Calder Trophy

    Handicapped Cross IMP pairs, played over 8 or 9 Thursday evenings, the best 5 or 6 placings to count. The competition was aggregate scoring prior to 2016-17. 2016-17: Best six results from nine evenings 2017-18: Best six results from nine evenings Presented by Mr Garneth Ellis. Prize money: 1st = £24 (per pair), 2nd = £18, 3rd = £12, 4th = £6. read more...

    Current holder: 2019 - Jean Mole & George Martin

    Grindon Trophy

    Handicapped Cross IMP pairs, scored on an individual basis. Played over 7 Thursday evenings with a different partner on each occasion. The best 4 placings to count. The competition was aggregate scoring prior to 2016-17. Presented by Mr Garneth Ellis. Prize money: 1st = £12, 2nd = £9, 3rd = £6, 4th = £3. read more...

    Current holder: 2019 - Christopher Smith

    Lindsay Trophy

    Single session individual handicapped matchpointed pairs competition. Presented by Mr Garneth Ellis. Prize money: 1st = £6, 2nd = £4, 3rd = £2. read more...

    Current holder: 2019 - Brian Griffiths

    Nessie Dickinson Trophy

    Awarded to the best placed Berwick pair in the Berwick Congress Pairs. There is no prize money. Garneth Ellis presents the trophy to George and Brian who finished sixth at the Berwick Congress. read more...

    Current holder: 2019 - George Martin & Brian Thomas

    George Martin Trophy

    Awarded to the club member who is the leading master points scorer on club evenings where master points are awarded by the club from September to May. Simultaneous Pairs events (where the club does not award master points) and bonus master points won for the final rankings in the Royal Bank Trophy and Scott Cup are excluded. There is no monetary prize. Presented by Mr Garneth Ellis. read more...

    Current holder: 2019 - George Martin

    Betty Kelly Trophy

    The trophy is restricted to players whose rank is District Master or below (Bronze Level 1 and 2) on the 1 September of the competition season and who have not won the trophy previously. Awarded to the leading master points scorer on club evenings where master points are awarded by the club from September to May. This means that Simultaneous Pairs events and bonus master points won for the final rankings in the Royal Bank Trophy and Scott Cup are excluded. Presented by Mr Garneth Ellis. There... read more...

    Current holder: 2019 - Marilyn Hodgson

    Congress Pairs

    Presented by Eddie McGeough and Christine McCreath to George and Brian. The Berwick Congress Pairs was originally a two-session event but changed to a single session in 1992. read more...

    Current holder: 2019 - George Martin & Brian Thomas

    Congress Swiss Teams

    Christine McCreath and Eddie McGeough present the salver to Louis, Garneth, Sandy, and Brian. The Congress Swiss Teams Salver was presented to the club by Mrs Rita McCreath. read more...

    Current holder: 2019 - Sandy Moor, Garneth Ellis, Brian Griffiths & Louis Moore

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