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4th - 10th April 2016
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5th University Online World Bridge Team Championship
Closing date: 1st March 2016

FISU 8th World University Bridge Championship
Lodz, Poland
22 - 28 August 2016

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30th World Wide Bridge Contest taking place in Beijing

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Organized by the WBF in cooperation with
 CCBA & OurGame

The 2016 World Wide Contest final is being played in Beijing China this weekend. You can find the full list of finalists by clicking here. The final is being played using BBO / OurGame software with 19 rounds being played each day starting at 10 am. The Closing Ceremony and Prize Giving will be at 18.00 hours on 25th September.  The times of play and prize allocation can be found by clicking here

 


Main Banner2016 World Bridge Games, Wroclaw, Poland

3rd - 17th September
at the magnificent 
Hala Stulecia, or Centennial Hall 

This event comprises National Open, Women's, Seniors and, for the first time Mixed Teams followed by National Open, Women's Seniors and Mixed Pairs Championships.

 

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Yeh Online Bridge World Cup1st Online Yeh Bridge World Cup

The 1st Yeh Online Bridge World Cup will take place from 31 October - 2 November 2016 under the auspices of the World Bridge Federation. Teams led by Bob Hamman, Maria Theresa Lavazza, Mr Zeng Peiyan and Mr Chen Yeh will face each other across internet. Bill Gates will participate as a member of the BBO team led by Bob Hamman.

This will be the first ever live online Bridge Show, featuring the some of the greatest champions and biggest personalities associated with the game together with a top class team of commentators who will analyze the deals for the watching online spectators. 


2019 World Bridge Teams Championships

The World Bridge Federation, BC’t Onstein and the Nederlandse Bridge Bond are proud to announce that the 2019 World Bridge Championships : the 44th Bermuda Bowl, the 22nd Venice Cup, the 10th d’Orsi Seniors Trophy and the 12th World Transnational Open Teams Championship will be held in The Netherlands.


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Cover of the programme2016 World Youth Teams ChampionshipsSalsomaggiore logo
Salsomaggiore, Italy,  3 - 13 August 2016

Youth Teams from all over the world  gathered in Salsomaggiore for the World Youth Teams Championships.

Click here for the results from the Championships 

Click here to read and download the Daily Bulletins and

Click here to watch the videos from the Championships

You can find all the team pictures for Salsomaggiore by clicking here Just select the event (Junior, Youngsters, Girls or Kids) at the top right hand side and then find your team ... and our Facebook page will have information, pictures and videos from the event.

Bridge For Peace

The Championships comprised four events :

  • The World Junior Teams for the Jaime Ortiz-Patiño Trophy. 
  • The World Youngsters teams for the José Damiani Cup. 
  • The World Girls Teams Championship for the Gianarrigo Rona Trophy.
  • The World Kids Teams Championship for the Koç University Trophy, and this championship is by  invitation. 

Other information pages about the Youth Teams Championships


 

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WBF & Zonal Events

WBF International Events
2016
World Youth Team Championships
Salsomaggiore Terme, Italy
3 - 13 August 2016
World Bridge Games
Wroclaw, Poland
3 - 17 September
2017
World Teams Championship
Lyon, France
12 - 26 August
World Youth Open Championship
Lyon, France
This Championship will take place during the 2nd week of the World Teams Championship
2018
World Bridge Series
Orlando, USA
22 September - 6 October

Note that the above events are all WBF International Events as defined in the WBF's Anti-Doping Rules.

 

Zonal & other Championships
2016
ACBL North American Spring Championships
Reno NV
10 - 20 March 2016
APBF Congress
15 - 24 April 2016
Ditan Gymnasium, Beijing
6th South American Transnational Bridge Festival
27th May - 4th June
Medellin, Colombia.
European Team Championships
Groupama Arena
Budapest, Hungary
Open Teams: 16 - 25 June 2016
Women's/Senior Teams:19 - 15 June 2016
European National Women's Pairs
Groupama Arena
Budapest
16 - 18 June
ACBL North American Summer Championships
Washington DC
21 - 31 July 
ACBL North American Fall Championships
Orlando FL
24 November - 4 December
2017
ACBL North American Spring Championships
Kansas City MO
9 - 19 March 2017
European Open Team Championships
Venue: TBA
10 - 24 June 2017
ACBL North American Summer Championships
Toronto ON
21 - 31 July 2017
ACBL North American Fall Championships
San Diego CA
23 November - 3 December
2018
Commonwealth Nations Bridge Championship
The Gold Coast, Australia
13th - 19th February 2018
FISU World University Championships
date to be advised
Xuzhou, People's Republic of China
2019
2019 World Bridge Team Championships
dates to be advised
The Netherlands

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