Senior Pairs

5 May 2021

The Senior (and Open) Pairs for 2021 were plagued by rain over the past two days, but the St Ives team of Di McBryde & Vicki Bartrop played the conditions well, and emerged as our 2021 champions. It’s 3-in-a-row for St Ives, and a second win for both players, although previously in different teams. (Di won last year as Skip, with Shizuko Hashimoto as her Lead; Vicki win in 2019, with Sue Byrne as her Lead.) In the Final, the St Ives Pairs defeated Brenda Walker and Gill Barton (Neutral Bay).



2020 Senior Pairs Champions — L-R Shizuko Hashimoto and Di McBryde (Skip), (St Ives)

Shizuko Hashimoto (SUB: Jan Woodcock) and Di McBryde (St Ives) have won the Senior Pairs, defeating Lee Eastaugh and Cynthia Palmer (Neutral Bay) 23-16.  Full results from all Rounds below:

Draw/Results Senior Pairs 2020


Senior Pairs finalists 2019 resized
Senior Pairs Champions Vicki Bartrop and Sue Byrne with runners-up Robyn Novakovic and Caroline Duhigg

The Senior Pairs final for 2019 was played on 27 February between Sue Byrne and Vicki Bartrop (St Ives) and Caroling Duhigg and Robyn Novakovic (Mosman), The two teams’ grasp on the championship ebbed and flowed, with the more experienced St Ives team getting the upper hand in the last couple of ends to win 26-19. Full results from all Rounds below:

Draw/Results Senior Pairs 2019

Senior Pairs 2018 winners Benita Andrews and Patricia Tan of Belrose (L) with runners-up Jenny Wallis and Jan Martin of Turramurra (R)


The final of the Senior Pairs 2018 was played between Jan Martin & Jenny Wallis (Turramurra) and Benita Andrews & Patricia Tan (Belrose) at Chatswood BC on 28 March, with Benita and Patricia securing a comprehensive victory. Full results from all rounds below:

Draw/Results Senior Pairs 2018


Senior Pairs winners 2017 Brenda Walker & Gill Barton of Neutral Bay (left) with runners-up Sue O’Keefe and Heather Bradley of Warrawee


Draw/Results Senior Pairs 2017


Louise Cook and Margaret Brady with District President Billie Maas

The final of the inaugural Senior Pairs was held at Warringah BC on Wednesday 11 May with Louise Cook & Margaret Brady  (Belrose) defeating Joy Beattie & Heather Lovell (Warrawee) in an extra end.

Draw/Results Senior Pairs 2016