Players from around the world are due to converge on Hilton Head Island in Georgia to take part in a week long tournament. http://www.islandpacket.com/2014/02/02/2926083/hilton-head-bridge-tournament.html The tournament has been running each year since 1992 and this year has attracted around 3,500 players. You can see a complete program of events on the Hilton Island Bridge Club website http://www.mabcbridge.org/RegionalTournaments/HiltonHead/140203/InfoIndexAd.htm
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It’s easy to think that all bridge clubs meet formally, once a week, in a local hall or other venue. That they have rule books and a director. Of course many people enjoy belonging to this type of club and there are many thousands of them around the world. They cater to a wide range […]
Phillip Adler writes regular articles on bridge for the Dalles Chronical. Fortunately they appear online, so you don’t have to live in Oregon to read them. He writes with an easy style and pleasant sense of humour. His topics range far and wide through the game of bridge and suitable for players at all levels. […]
News of another bridge marathon. This time for residents of the Cramahe district on the shores of Lake Ontario in Canada. The “Colborne Ladies Marathon Bridge” is a group of ladies who meet once a fortnight in each other homes to play bridge and socialise. The meetings rotate around members’ homes. Each session comprises of 20 […]
Bridge for young people. Are you aged 8 – 18 and do you live in Atlanta? If so, you could meet new friends and have fun with Atlanta Junior Bridge. It’s great for helping with your maths skills and a good way of developing your thinking skills. Above all, of course, it’s fun! Did I […]
No – not a long distance run in the Florida Keys. Google alerts led me to this a few days ago http://block-island.villagesoup.com/p/sign-up-for-block-island-bridge-marathon-2013/1040218 A great way for any bridge players in the Block Island area to have fun, meet new friends and raise money for a good cause. The perfect combination. Bring your own bridge partner […]