George Ryan, Bridge author (The Bones of Bridge) and long-standing Irish Times Bridge correspondent was presented with this years President’s Prize. The presentation took place during a retirement function which was hosted by the Irish Times for George, who stepped down this year as their correspondent for Bridge.
Fearghal O’Boyle, 2014-15 CBAI President presented George with the prize, which can be seen in the pictures on our homepage.
Paul Porteous, Chief Executive of the C.B.A.I. and Seamus Dowling were in attendance. Seamus is taking over George’s role as Irish Times Bridge correspondent.
The press release of George Ryan’s Prizegiving can be found here.
Photo L-R: C.B.A.I. President 2014-15 Fearghal O’Boyle, George Ryan, President’s Prize 2014-15, and Seamus Dowling, incoming Irish Times Bridge correspondent