European Transnational Championships 2025


Your Personal Invitation to the European Transnational Championships 2025 in Poznań

The European Bridge League, together with the Polish Bridge Union, is thrilled to confirm that the European Transnational Championships will take place from June 21 to July 5, 2025 and will be hosted at the Poznań International Fair (Międzynarodowe Targi Poznańskie), Poland’s largest industrial fair venue.

Venue and Accessibility

Located in the heart of Poznań, directly opposite the main railway station, Poznań Główny, the venue stands at the crossroads of Europe, making it a prime location ensuring unparalleled accessibility for participants and visitors travelling from across Europe and beyond, a real focal point for international gatherings.

Championships Schedule

The championships are meticulously organised into two segments to accommodate a wide array of disciplines within the bridge community. The initial week will focus on Mixed and Senior categories, covering Teams, Board-a-Match (BAM), and Pairs events. The second week will pivot to Open and Women categories, maintaining a comprehensive and inclusive competitive framework.

Discover Poznań

Poznań, one of Poland’s oldest and most vibrant cities, offers visitors a unique blend of history, culture, and modernity. With its picturesque old town, rich culinary scene, and lively market squares, Poznań promises an unforgettable experience away from the bridge table. The city’s central location in Poland and Europe makes it an accessible and appealing destination for all travelers.

Weather and Travel

June and July in Poznań promise pleasant weather conditions, with mild to warm temperatures ideal for exploring the city’s attractions. Reaching Poznań is convenient, thanks to its excellent connectivity. The city’s proximity to major European highways, its central railway station, and the Poznań-Ławica Airport, which offers flights to and from numerous European cities, facilitates a seamless travel experience for international delegates.

A Tradition of Excellence

This event marks a return to Poznań, which previously hosted the European Transnationals in 2011, an event remembered for its success and hospitality. The 2025 championships aim to build on the legacy of previous events in Poland and the memorable 2023 edition in Strasbourg, France. Open to participants from around the globe, the European Transnational Championships celebrate the spirit of international competition and friendship within the bridge community.

The European Bridge League and the Polish Bridge Union extend a warm invitation to players, spectators, and enthusiasts from all corners of the world to join us in Poznań for a tournament of the highest calibre and your opportunity to connect with fellow bridge lovers, explore a beautiful city, and create lasting memories.

See you in Poznań in 2025!