NSWBA Monday Night Bridge
 
This survey is to gather feedback about the timing, format and events held during the present Monday night session at the NSWBA. This will be used to help in future planning.
 

Background Information
Name:

What is your age? Under 30 30-44 45-60 61+

What is your work status? Student
Working part-time
Working full-time
Not working

Your current bridge activity
How many Monday night sessions do you currently play?* Most sessions
About half the sessions
2-3 events a year
ITS selection only
Rarely/Never

How many other bridge sessions do you play a week? 0 1 2 3 4+

Do you regularly play the Summer Festival of Bridge? Yes No

Do you regularly play the Gold Coast Congress? Yes No

How many other National Gold points events do you typically play a year? 0-1 2-3 4-5 6+

Timetabling
Do you think we should continue rather than interrupt our events by playing on Monday night of long weekends? Continue to play on Mon night of long weekends
Interrupt our events
No preference

Comments:

Most States avoid this problem by not playing on Mon nights. Would you prefer to have our State events on Tuesdays rather than Mondays? Definitely prefer Monday
Definitely prefer Tuesday
No preference

Comments:

Some clubs and States have moved evening sessions to earlier start times and or earlier finishes.
START TIME 6.30pm
If the session started at 6.30pm how would that affect you?
Definitely wouldn't play
Probably wouldn't play
Might play
Probably would play
Definitely would play

START TIME 7.00pm
If the session started at 7.00pm how would that affect you?
Definitely wouldn't play
Probably wouldn't play
Might play
Probably would play
Definitely would play

START TIME 7.30pm
If the session continued to start at 7.30pm how would that affect you?
Definitely wouldn't play
Probably wouldn't play
Might play
Probably would play
Definitely would play

FINISH TIME
What would be your preferred finish time?
10.00pm
10.30pm
11.00pm
Other - please specify

Comment:

BOARDS
How many boards would you like to play during the session?
24
27-28 (as now)
Other (please specify)

Comment:

Please rate the attraction to you on a scale of 1(hate) to 5(love) for the following types of scoring for events:
Matchpoints 1 2 3 4 5

Imps (Butler pairs) 1 2 3 4 5

Imps (Teams) 1 2 3 4 5

Hybrid (Board a match + Imps) 1 2 3 4 5

Board a Match 1 2 3 4 5

Please rate the attraction to you on a scale of 1(hate) to 5(love) for the following formats for events:
Swiss (i.e. you play against people doing about as well as you) 1 2 3 4 5

Round robin (i.e. you play against everyone else) 1 2 3 4 5

Knockout + Swiss repechage after you get knocked out 1 2 3 4 5

Double knockout (i.e. have an undefeated pool, a once defeated pool, and a swiss). 1 2 3 4 5

Length of events
Events currently vary from 2 to 5 weeks in length. Are you happy with the current mix or do you think we should change? Happy with current mix
Prefer fewer longer events
Prefer more shorter events

Please rate the attraction to you on a scale of 1(hate) to 5(love) for the following alternative types of event:
Longer teams events (a match lasts 2 sessions) 1 2 3 4 5

Longer swiss pairs events (1 match per night) 1 2 3 4 5

Restricted events alongside the open events 1 2 3 4 5

Speedball pairs 1 2 3 4 5

Occasional non-bridge activities (e.g. trivia night) 1 2 3 4 5

Please suggest any other type of event you would like

Do you think qualifying events for the following State finals should take place on Monday nights?
State Mixed Pairs Yes No

State Open Pairs Yes No

Additional Comments
Please provide any other comments on the Mon night session here.
Thank you for completing this survey
 
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