UK) presents this annual review, which contains two articles focusing on American coach Gary Wiren, his career with the PGA, his PGA Teaching Manual, and his approach (written by Jenkins), and an account by non-playing captain Nigel Edwards on his role as captain of the 2011 Great Britain and Ireland Walker Cup Team, his leadership philosophy, and how that affected managing the team and its members.
What does NPC stand for?
NPC stands for Non-Playing Captain (bridge card game)
This definition appears somewhat frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Slang/chat, popular culture
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We have 403 other meanings of NPC in our Acronym Attic
- No Patient Contact (medical)
- No Periodic Calibration
- Noise Pollution Clearinghouse
- Noise Pollution Control (Canada)
- Non Profit Commons (Second Life video game)
- Non-Cooperative Power Control
- Non-Deterministic Polynomial-Time Complete
- Non-Permanent Change (US Navy)
- Non-Playable Characters (role playing games)
- Non-Player Character
Samples in periodicals archive:
Misra will be the non-playing captain while Zeeshan Ali will be the coach.
Rashid, who had represented Pakistan in Bermuda Bowl - World Bridge Championship in Netherlands was playing with his Non-Playing Captain Tariq Rasheed Khan.
The Welshman, who earlier this week was named as England's new Director of Coaching, will be the non-playing captain again for both next year's St Andrews Trophy match against the Continent of Europe at Pormarnock near Dublin as well as the 2013 Walker Cup contest at the National Golf Links of America on New York's Long Island.
PAUL McGinley has today got the chance to end nearly six years without a win - right on the eve of being a non-playing captain again for Britain and Ireland in the Vivendi Seve Trophy.
Unfortunately, his eyesight began to deteriorate and he went on to become the scratch team's non-playing captain, but was responsible for bringing some of the younger players through the ranks and into the scratch team.