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    Calendar 2014
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    January 2014
    * Entries required in advance. All other sessions are walk-in.

    Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
          1
    New Year’s Day Holiday
    2
    First sessions for 2014
    3 4
    5 6
    Jackpot 1
    7 8 9 10 11
    ABF Youth Week, Canberra, 11–19
    12 13
    Club Graded Pairs (1 of 2)
    14
    Summer Festival of Bridge, Canberra, 14–26
    15 16 17
    *Roger’s Tms 1
    18
    19
    *Launceston Summer Sunday Pairs

    20
    Club Graded Pairs (2 of 2)

    21 22 23 24 25
    26
    *Vera Houdek Pairs
    27
    Australia Day Holiday
    28 29 30 31  

     

    February 2014
    Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
                1
    Southern and Ancient Beaches Challenge
    2
    Learn Bridge in a Day,
    10 am – 5 pm
    3
    Jackpot 2
    4 5
    Red Masterp'nt Pairs (1 of 2);
    Open & Women’s National Team play-offs, 5–9
    6 7
    *Roger’s Tms 2
    8
    *Devonport Bridge Club Congress
    9
    *Devonport Bridge Club Congress

    10
    *TBA Mixed Prs (1 of 2); Regatta Day
    11 12
    Red Masterp'nt Pairs (2 of 2)
    13 14 15
    16
    17
    *TBA Mixed Pairs (2 of 2)
    18 19 20 21 22
    Gold Coast Congress, 22 Feb.–1 March
    23 24 25 26
    Launceston Cup
    27 28  

     

    March 2014
    Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
                1
    2 3
    Jackpot 3
    4 5 6 7 8
    *Tasmanian Open & Women’s Butler Pairs, Hobart
    9
    *Tasmanian Open & Women’s Butler Pairs, Hobart
    10
    8-Hour Day Holiday
    11 12 13 14
    *Roger’s Tms 3
    15
    16
    TBA Annual General Meeting 1.30 p.m.
    17 18 19 20
    *Tasmanian Festival of Bridge: Seniors Swiss, Island Matchpointed
    Swiss & Restricted Swiss Pairs, Launceston

    21
    *Tasmanian Festival of Bridge: Seniors Swiss, Island Matchpointed
    Swiss & Restricted Swiss Pairs, Launceston

    22
    *Tasmanian Festival of Bridge: Australian Swiss Pairs,
    Launceston
    23
    *Tasmanian Festival of Bridge:Australian Swiss Pairs,
    Launceston
    24 25 26 27 28 29
    30 31
    *TBA Club GNOT Qualifying
    (1 of 3)

             

     

    April 2014
    Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
        1 2 3 4
    *Roger’s Tms 4
    Seniors’ Teams play-off, 4–8
    5
    *Beth Shaw Memorial Pairs, Devonport
    6 7
    *TBA Club GNOT Qualifying
    (2 of 3)
    8 9
    *TBA Teams-of-Three C’ship
    10 11 12
    *ANC Team Trials, Hobart
    13
    *ANC Team Trials, Hobart
    14
    *TBA Club GNOT Qualifying
    (2 of 3)
    15 16 17 18
    Good Friday
    19
    Easter Saturday
    20
    Easter Sunday
    21
    Jackpot 4
    Easter Monday
    22 23 24 25

    26
    Director’s Weekend, Campbell Town (tentative location)

    This date is to be rescheduled. More info soon.

    27
    Director’s Weekend, Campbell Town (tentative location)

    This date is to be rescheduled. More info soon.

    28 29 30      

     

    May 2014
    Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
            1
    Australia-wide pairs 1 - 7 May
    Autumn Nats, Adelaide 1–5May
    2
    Agfest 2–4
    3
    4
    *Hobart City Bridge Club Congress
    5
    Jackpot 5
    6 7
    Bridge for Brains
    8 9 10
    11
    Mother’s Day
    12 13 14 15 16 17
    *Tamar Club Congress

    ABF Western Senior Pairs Perth 17–18
    18
    *Tamar Club Congress
    19
    *Club Restricted Swiss Pairs 1
    20 21 22 23 24
    State Team Training Weekend
    25
    State Team Training Weekend
    26
    *Club Restricted Swiss Pairs 2
    27 28 29 30
    *Roger’s Tms 5
    31
    Learn Bridge in a Day
    10 am – 5 pm

     

    June 2014
    Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
    1
    *Tamar Bridge Club Sunday Pairs
    2
    Jackpot 6
    3 4 5
    Victor Champion Cup & Swiss Pairs, Melbourne, 5–9
    6
    Multi-session Walk-in Pairs (1 of 4)
    Barrier Reef Congress, Townsville, 6–9
    7
    8 9
    Queen’s Birthday Holiday
    10 11 12 13
    Multi-session Walk-in Pairs (2 of 4)
    14
    15 16
    *Southern Swiss Pairs
    (1 of 3)
    17 18 19 20
    Multi-session Walk-in Pairs (3 of 4)
    21
    *TBA Matchpoint Pairs
    22
    *TBA Congress Swiss Pairs
    23
    *Southern Swiss Pairs
    (2 of 3)
    24 25 26 27
    *Roger’s Tms 4
    Multi-session Walk-in Pairs
    (4 of 4)
    28
    29 30
    *Southern Swiss Pairs
    (3 of 3)
             

     

    July 2014
    Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
        1 2 3 4
    *Roger’s Tms 4
    5
    *Tasmanian Open/Handicap Teams & Challenge Cup, Hobart
    6
    *Tasmanian Open/Handicap Teams & Challenge Cup, Hobart
    7
    Jackpot 7
    8 9 10 11 12
    ANC, Sydney, Pairs
    13
    ANC Interstate Teams Sydney, 13–18
    14 15 16 17 18 19
    ANC Butler Trials Sydney, 19–24
    20 21 22 23 24 25 26
    27 28 29 30 31    

     

    August 2014
    Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
              1 2
    *Tas Open & Women’s PairsDevonport
    3
    *Tas Open & Women’s Pairs
    Devonport
    4
    Jackpot 8
    5 6

    7
    *Southern Graded Pairs
    (1 of 2)

    8
    *Roger’s Tms 8
    9
    Swann River Pairs, Perth, 9–10
    10
    Tamar Kingborough Interclub Teams, Ross
    11
    *TBA Open & Handicap Teams Ch’ship (1 of 3)
    12
    13
    Coffs Coast Gold Congress, 13–17
    *Southern Teams of Three
    14
    *Southern Graded Pairs
    (2 of 2)
    15 16
    17 18
    *TBA Open & Handicap Teams Ch’ship (2 of 3)
    19 20 21 22 23
    *Ulverstone Bridge Club Emil Agatyn P'rs, Devonport
    24 25
    *TBA Open & Handicap Teams Ch’ship (3 of 3)
    26 27
    Territory Gold Congress, Darwin, 27–31
    28 29 30
    GNOT Southern Play-offs
    31
    GNOT Southern Play-offs
               

     

    September 2014
    Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
      1
    Jackpot 9
    2 3 4 5 6
    Learn Bridge in a Day
    10 am –5 pm
    7
    Father’s Day
    8
    *TBA Club Pairs C’ship (1 of 2)
    9

    10

    11
    12
    13
    14
    *Eastern Shore Bridge Club Congress
    15
    *TBA Club Pairs C’ship (2 of 2)
    16
    17 18 19
    *Roger’s T'ms 9
    20
    *Tas Restricted Pairs
    Hans Rosendorff Pairs,
    Perth, 20–21
    21
    *Tasmanian Senior Pairs
    22
    *TBA Club Swiss Pairs C’ship
    (2 of 2)
    23 24 25 26 27
    New Zealand Nationals
    27 Sep – 4 Oct
    28 29
    *TBA Club Swiss Pairs C’ship
    (2 of 2)
    30        

     

    October 2014
    Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
          1 2 3 4
    *Launceston Bridge Club Congress
    5
    *Launceston Bridge Club Congress
    6
    Jackpot 10
    7 8
    *Club Novice Pairs
    9 10
    *Roger’s Tms 10
    World Bridge Series, 10th-25th, commences
    Sanya China
    11
    12 13 14 15 16 17
    State Bridge Committee Meeting, Ross
    18
    *Tasmanian Swiss Pairs Championship, Tamar
    19
    *Tasmanian Swiss Pairs Championship, Tamar
    20
    *Elsie Strickland Memorial Championship, Blue Section
    (1 of 2)
    21 22
    Spring Nationals, Sydney, 22–30
    23 24 25
    World Bridge Series, 10th-25th, finishes
    Sanya China
    26 27
    *Elsie Strickland Memorial Championship, Blue Section
    (2 of 2)
    28 29 30 31  

     

    November 2014
    Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
                1
    2 3
    Jackpot 11
    4 5 6
    Multi-session Walk-in Pairs
    (1 of 4)
    7 8
    *Kingborough Bridge Club Congress, Kingston
    9
    *Kingborough Bridge Club Congress, Kingston
    10
    *Southern Open/Handicap Teams (1 of 2)
    11
    12 13
    Multi-session Walk-in Pairs
    (2 of 4)
    14
    *Roger’s Tms 11
    15
    16 17
    *Southern Open/Handicap Teams (2 of 2)
    18 19 20
    Multi-session Walk-in Pairs
    (3 of 4)
    21 22
    23
    *TBA Spring Pairs
    24 25 26 27
    Multi-session Walk-in Pairs
    (4 of 4)
    28
    GNOT Finals, Tweed Heads, 28 Nov.–1 Dec.
    29
    30            

     

    December 2014
    Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
      1 2 3 4 5
    *Roger’s Tms 12
    6
    7
    *Devonport Bridge Club December Pairs
    8
    Jackpot Final
    9 10 11 12

    13
    TBA Christmas Party Lunch -12.00.
    Followed by free duplicate

    14 15 16 17 18 19 20
    21 22 23 24 25
    Christmas Day
    26
    Boxing Day
    27
    28 29 30 31