Nine boards were in play for our Freebird Trophy—such numbers have not been seen for a while. Top Kapiti Junior Johnny Hynes played well with wins against Senior players Guy Burns and Ian Liddell. After this second round, current champion David Paul has caught John Whibley to share the lead, but several strong players are not far behind, including dark horses Alan Winfield and Andy Hick—full results here. Ratings have been adjusted, these can be checked Here. Club Subs can be paid into our bank account, use your name for a reference—email for the account number. Next Club night sees play return to the Leo Eichholtz Trophy—series 2.