The Helmore Salver is a rubber bridge competition, played as a knockout. In earlier rounds, seeded pairs may be given byes where the total number of pairs requires (i.e. not 4,8,16,32 etc)
Matches are arranged between pairs at a mutually agreed date, the first named pair being responsible for offering and arranging dates.
Each round is the best of five rubbers or 30 boards maximum. The highest total wins.
Only simple systems (EBU level 1) may be used.
The first person named in the draw is responsible for arranging the venue, date and time of the tie with the other players involved.
Matches may be played at any venue but Directors are available at the club most evenings.
Pairs will be seeded according to their handicap.
Simple Systems cards are available at the club
|2019||Nelson Stephens & Sue O'Hara|
|2018||Mike Clew & Nick Chapple|
|2017||Nelson Stephens & Sue O'Hara|
|2016||Mike Huggins & Jack Terry|
|2015||Margaret Alner & Bill Maddox|
|2014||David Jones & Graham Hartley|
|2013||Stephen Tomlinson & Mike Huggins|
|2012||Stephen Tomlinson & Bob Curtis|
|2011||Colin Cheek & Mike Short|
|2010||Sheilah Da Silva & Vanessa O’Callaghan|
|2009||Sarah Hurst & Delia Stephens|
|2008||Mike Letts & Tony Letts|
|2007||Cathy Smith & John Styles|
|2006||Carol Gregg & Lois Mears|