Posts by John Carruthers

IBPA Editorial: February 2017

By John Carruthers • 11 February, 2017

NBOs should also look to the exemplars of youth bridge, China, Indonesia and Poland, for ideas. Their experience will provide invaluable assistance in how to proceed.

Best Bid Deal of the Year 2015

By John Carruthers • 5 October, 2016

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Yeh Bros. Best Bid Deal of the Year Winner: Michael Rosenberg and Zia Mahmood (USA)

The Saga Continues: Boye Brogeland is the IBPA Bridge Personality of the Year.

By John Carruthers • 3 October, 2015

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The International Bridge Press Association (IBPA) has awarded Boye Brogeland as the IBPA Bridge Personality of the Year.

The saga Continues: Proposal for a World Anti-Cheating Agency by John Carruthers

By John Carruthers • 7 September, 2015

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Playing bridge is a privilege, not a right, and we need to reserve (and preserve) that privilege for those who follow the rules

IBPA News & Views April 2015

By John Carruthers • 10 April, 2015

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Women’s 2015 Online Festival…ACBL Hall of Fame…Sportsmanship Award…North American Youth Championships…WBF World Youth Championships…Bridge Camp

2014 IBPA Awards: The Master Point Press Book of the Year

By John Carruthers • 22 October, 2014

The Art of Declarer Play

This year it corresponded to: The Art of Declarer Play by Tim Bourke & Justin Corfield

IBPA: News & Views May 2014

By John Carruthers • 17 May, 2014

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2015 World Championships, German Bridge Federation Takes Action, Early Cavendish Details, A Plan for a New European Bridge League, Pro-Bridge Launched

Koach vs Coach by John Carruthers

By John Carruthers • 18 April, 2014

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In late 2013, I received a telephone call from my longtime friend, Alan Sontag, who asked me if …

IBPA Editorial: April 2014

By John Carruthers • 10 April, 2014

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Early this year, I learned that Michael Elinescu and Entscho Wladow had been accused of illegal signalling in the final against USA2 and…

IBPA: News & Views

By John Carruthers • 10 March, 2014

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It’s a game that requires stamina, concentration, teamwork and ruthlessness – as well as years of practice – to acquire any real proficiency.