2009 Gold Coast Congress
Entries for the Gold Coast Teams will be accepted right up to 20th February
The 2009 Gold Coast Teams field is the most amazing array of international
stars ever seen in Australia. After play finishes each day, we will try to
arrange seminars where the superstars discuss the hands of the day. We hope to
see you there.
As well as Australia's and New Zealand's top players, teams which have entered
1. Lorenzo LAURIA, Alfredo VERSACE, Adam ZMUDZINSKI, Cezary BALICKI, Jimmy
CAYNE, Michael SEAMON Italy's World Champions with a champion Polish pair and
two famous Americans
2. Norberto BOCCHI, Giorgio DUBOIN, Dano De FALCO, Agustin MADALA, Guido
FERRARO, Antonio SEMENTA Champion Italians, most of whom have won World
3. Geir HELGEMO, Tor HELNESS, Marlene WATTS, Gabby FEILER, Susan INGHAM, Robert
FRUEWIRTH Norway's greatest pair - current Bermuda Bowl Champions - plus some
4. Kyoko OHNO, Akihiko YAMADA, Masayuki INO, Makoto HIRATA The currrent World
Senior Teams Champions from Japan.
5. Hugh MCGANN, Tom HANLON, Alon APTEKER, Craig GOWER The Irish pair who won
last year with a great South African pair.
6. Howard MELBOURNE, Arjuna DE LIVERA, Bill HIRST, Paul HACKETT Three English
stars who have won the Gold Coast Teams before, plus one Aussie.
7. Kiran NADAR, Subhash GUPTA, K Ramen VENKATRAMAN, Sunit CHOKSHI, Batchiraju
SATYANARAYANA India's National team
8. Barry GOREN, Geoff HAMPSON, Joe GRUE, Curtis CHEEK, Andy HUNG, Adam EDGTTON
American Champions - Reisinger winners - with two young Aussies.
9. Tony LEIBOWITZ, Paul LAVINGS, Louise LEIBOWITZ, Karen MCCALLUM Three Aussies
with a five time World Champion from USA
10. Kim MORRISON, Marilyn CHADWICK, Kathy BOARDMAN, Migry Zur CAMPANILE Migry
is a famous Israeli champion, teamed with players from down under.