The Sydney Bridge Centre was the sponsor of the Spring Nationals Halloween Pairs. Host for the day was William Jenner-O'Shea.
17 tables entered the event which ran at the same time the finals of the Women's and Seniors' Teams were taking place.
Many of the competitors got into the spirit of the day, coming suitably attired.
Spot prizes (mostly in the form of chocolate) were distributed frequently.
After the morning set, some special prizes were awarded. They were:
Best dressed pair: Kim McMurray and Jenny Montagna
Most elegant attire: Shirley Zions
Best skeleton: Archie Fraser
Pair running closest to 50%: Teresa Wilson and Maryann Campbell
Pair running 13th: Austin Driscoll and Ron Fitzgerald
A lunch break was followed by a second session.
At the end of play a presentation ceremony was held, where Will and Vanessa presented the prizes.
The overall winners were
Sally LAZAR - Richard LAZAR
Second were Helene JACOBSON - Joan POLIVNICK
Best restricted pair were
Brett JOBSON - David BURTON
Best novice pair were
Dorothea HASLEY - Benedicte ZURSTRASSEN
And finally coming 13th in the second round were
Gwendoline RAFFERTY - Margaret HAGAR
A wonderful day was had by all. Thanks go to Will and Vanessa.