Congratulations to Team KENNY (Joan Kenny, Jeannie Fitzgerald, Siobhan Part, Teresa Rigney) who won the playoff in the Women’s Team in the IBU trials, and will represent us at this summer’s European Championships in Denmark, and at the World Bridge Games in Argentina later in the year. The team is pictured below receiving the Ciara Burns & Mary Finn Trophy from IBU Treasurer Anne Fitzpatrick.

Ennis Congress was also on over the weekend, online on BBO – thanks to Diarmuid Reddan for organising it. The winners of the various competitions were:

  • Congress Pairs: Paul Barrett & Pat Quinn
  • Intermediate A Pairs: Caroline McGeer & Nick Addey; Connie Fahy & Patsy Smyth
  • Intermediate B & Novice Pairs: Liam &Karen Magnier; Ann Murphy & Grainne Burke; Pierre Benhamou & Liz Beatty
  • Area Master Pairs: Doreen McInerney & Willie Corby
  • Mixed Pairs: Pam Harrington & Eamon Martin Jr
  • Congress Teams: Tess O’Hara, Margaret O’Hara, Freddy Murphy, Anne Hegarty
  • Open Pairs: Kathleen Vaughan & Anne O’Rourke; Regina Gallagher & Neil Breheny; Catherine O’Herlihy & Joan O’Reilly