Thursday, August 24, 2023


Mackay and Whitsunday Life

Youth The Future Of Bridge In Mackay

The 2023 Australian National Championships (ANC) was played at the Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre from 9th to 21st July. Mackay Bridge Club member Lauren Morgan and her partner Paddy Taylor came 1st in the interstate pairs youth category. The Queensland team finished 3rd in the youth team’s event. The full Queensland team was K. Macdonald, L. Morgan, S. Langdon Macmillan, P. Taylor, A. Wu, Z. Ros.

Weekly Club Results

Monday 7 August 2023 – ANNE HIRD MEMORIAL TROPHY Week 1 of 3


1st Diane Stokes / Joyce Deguara 1st Antonia Tarradas / Kitty Ranson

2nd Lynne O’Neill / Terrence Sheedy 2nd Peter Cowling / Helen Van Den Broek

3rd Elrae Trueman / Monica Darley 3rd Bob Ranson / Jewel Schmidt

4th Susan Ross / Jan Harris 4th Joy Robinson / Sandy Patterson

5th Anne Lutz / Janelle Conroy 4th Joy Block / Edward Kleise

Tuesday 8 August 2023 Evening - 3 Table One Winner Mitchell Green Pts

1st Sandra Morris / Diane Morgan 2nd Terrence Sheedy / Helen Van Den Broek

3rd Janelle Conroy / Eric Leivesley 4th Mick Robins / Marilin Robins

Wednesday 9 August 2023 NWP 15 of 23 - 9 Table Mitchell Green Points


1st Eric Goodchild / Debra Goodchild 1st Kitty Ranson / Bob Ranson

2nd Eric Leivesley / Terrence Sheedy 2nd Geoff Taylor / Ted Cullinan

3rd Janet Hansen / Janelle Conroy 3rd Monica Darley / Kath Poole

4th Joy Robinson / Robert Carless 4th Josie Cowley / Barbara Tait

Thursday Evening 10 August 2023 - 4 Table One Winner

1st Frances Brown / Ann Whitmore

2nd Terrence Sheedy / Janine Rodgers

3rd Ken Seaniger / Robert Carless

4th Mick King / Patricia Garner

Friday 11 August 2023 – 9 Table Mitchell Green Points


1st Edward Kliese / Nancy Wix 1st Eric Leivesley / Max Holewa

2nd Joyce Deguara / Toni Large 2nd Nancy Martin / Kath Poole

3rd Frances Brown / Alan Brown 3rd Kitty Ranson / Bob Ranson

4th Margaret Jennings / Marilin Robins 4th Susan Wright / Geoffrey Patterson

Saturday 12 August 2023 – 9 Table Mitchell Green Points


1st Christine Nice / Terrence Sheedy 1st Mick King / Patricia Garner

2nd Janet Hanson / Diane Morgan 2nd Monica Darley / Kath Poole

3rd Geoff Taylor / Julie O’Neill 3rd Helen Van Den Broek / Joy Brunette

4th Anne Lutz / Ken Seaniger 4th Simon Barnes / Faith Hutchinson

Lauren Morgan came first in the interstate pairs youth category at the Australian National Bridge Championships in Perth

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