40th Australian Youth
January 12-19, 2008, Canberra
2008 Australian Youth Championships was dedicated
to the memory of Leigh Barnier
The Australian Youth Bridge Week
is in its 40th year. About 60 players born on or after 1/1/78 take part. You
can play bridge for a week, or just for a session or two at the start or the
end of the week. All welcome.
Venue: Canberra Bridge Club, 6
Duff Place, Deacon
Convener: Ed Barnes
tells you all you need to know.
more detailed information (updated 12/1/08)
Summary of Main Results
2008 National Youth Pairs was won by Gabby Feiler and Justin
2008 National Youth Teams resulted in a tie between:
Andy Hung - Nabil Edgtton, Nye Griffiths - Paul Gosney and
Gabby Feiler - Justin Williams, Griff Ware - Daniel Krochmalik.
The Hung team won a thrilling 4 board playoff.
Ten top pairs qualified for the three-day Butler to select the 2008 Australian
Youth Team. The winning pair Andy Hung - Nabil Edgtton
go into the team. The pairs who finished 2nd to 5th then played the Playoff,
with Griff Ware - Daniel Krochmalik and Nye Griffiths - Paul Gosney
taking the other two places in the team.