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Devon Congress

The major Devon Bridge Congress. An open Congress held annually in Torquay.

The congress is usually held in early April, it was cancelled in 2020 and took place on RealBridge in 2021 due to Covid-19.

Devon County Congress 2022

Expected to take place in early April at Livermead House Hotel, Torquay TQ2 6QJ, UK.

This spring congress features a ten match green pointed Swiss Pairs on Friday and Saturday followed by a seven-match green pointed Swiss Teams on Sunday. The programme on Saturday has no play in the morning allowing players to enjoy the attractions in Torquay.


How to Enter

Entries will open in September 2021.

The Usual F2F Programme

Day Times Description
Friday 7.30pm to 10.30pm Swiss Pairs (3 x 7-board matches)
Saturday 1pm to 5.15pm Swiss Pairs (4 x 7-board matches)
Tea break (no charge) after two rounds
  7.30pm to 10.30pm Swiss Pairs (3 x 7-board matches)
Sunday 11am to 2.30pm Swiss Teams (4 x 7-board matches)
  2.30pm to 3.30pm Break with tea/coffee (no charge).
Pre-ordered sandwich & muffin platter
(£20 per team pre-paid with bridge entry).
  3.30pm to 6.30pm Swiss Teams (3 x 7-board matches)


The Holders

2021 Swiss Pairs winners: Mike Walsh & Imogen La Chapelle tied with Kath Nelson & Steve Auchterlonie

2021 Swiss Teams winners: Irving & Joy Blakely and Warner Solomon & Ian Walsh