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Monthly Archives: August 2017

Bridge Results 29 Aug 2017

Your much delayed Tuesday night results. That’s Tuesday the 29th I couldn’t understand why I couldn’t get onto our Gmail site, and then, this afternoon, when I drove down to the Cell C shop at Lakeside Mall to check how much data remained on our sim card, I was informed there was nothing left. So […]

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The Scimitar 29 Aug 2017

BNSC NEWSLETTER Warm greetings from the icy offices at the North Wowie….After lulling us into believing that Spring was definitely arriving, Mother Nature played a little trump card over the weekend and produced some of the chilliest winds and weather in a while…All those playing sport, felt the biting freshness of the wind and anyone […]

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Bridge Results 24 Aug 2017

Well, well, we started with some confusion, due to different coloured cards(the backs, not the suits) and there were some 15 and 11 card partnerships, but this all comes to try us from time to time. It’s called gremlins in the mist, or something like that. Anyway, all was eventually sorted out, the quiet buzz […]

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Bridge Results 22 Aug 2017

Tuesday night, 22nd August, amongst the building activities, the new entrance, the new passage way, the new look hall, the Bridge! Those of us that were there can attest to the fact that there are exciting vibes running through the club at the moment. And, I can tell you all that there are exciting developments […]

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The Scimitar 22 Aug 2017

 BNSC NEWSLETTER Hi there all…… I think that myself and the staff were quite happy to have a little breathing space in the last week….After the hustle and bustle of the Hockey Masters, it felt decidedly quiet here over the last week…With the soccer players having a bye and the cold weather forcing many people […]

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Bridge Ladder 17 Jul 2017

Attached is the year to date July 17th individual average performance for all of us. The averages are calculated by the Scorebridge program with the following parameters; The top 10% and bottom 10% of scores are excised in order to remove anomalies, which makes the resulting averages more realistic. Players need to have played at […]

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Bridge Results 17 Aug 2017

Before I get to the results, just an apology from me for what could be interpreted as raising my voice to you all this afternoon, calling for people not to start moving before the bell is rung. Also, for having to constantly call for quiet while other players are still playing. Is it too much […]

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Bridge Results 15 Aug 2017

OH what a night, 15th August,2017. The results! A great night for that most challenged pair of bridge players, Bill and Jan. They scraped a win with a modest percentage of 71.25%. Not bad! Then came Trish and Lisa, with 57.5%, then the rest of us mere mortals.I suppose that Bill and Jan have probably […]

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The Scimitar 15 Aug 2017

BNSC NEWSLETTER Hi there all…… Apart from the hive of activity of the Masters…Women’s day marked a special day in the history of our Club. The hockey field in front of the Club House was renamed as “Ted Jarvis Field”! This is in honor of our Past Chairman and President, who has been associated with the […]

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Bridge Results 10 Aug 2017

We played at the same pleasant little venue again, because of the hockey festival taking place, and pleasant it certainly was. We were pleasantly surprised to see Bridie was playing, despite having to be carried in on her sickbed, with drips attached to her arms, but despite all this, she and Paul managed to record […]

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