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       8th European Open Bridge Championships 

The 8th European Open Bridge Championships will be held at Congress Centre & Palavinci, Montecatini Terme - Italy - from the 10th to the 24th of june 2017. 

The Championships comprise the following competitions: Mixed Pairs, Mixed Teams, Open Women's and Senior Teams, Open Women's and Senior Pairs. All the events are Transnational.

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Flyer of the 8th European Open Bridge Championships 

26th European Youth Bridge Team Championships

The 26th European Youth Bridge Team Championships will be staged at the X-Bionic Sphere, Samorin - Slovakia from 8th to 15th of July 2017.

The Championships consist of four series: U26 Open, U26 Women, U21 and U16. Each of the four series will be played as a complete Round-Robin with all teams playing each other.

1st Information Letter

  5th Tournament Director Workshop

A tournament director workshop will take place in Athens, Greece from 2/2/17 to 5/2/17. The workshop starts on Thursday at 16:00 with the entry test and ends on Sunday after lunch. 

The course is for TDs who are not on the Official TD Register of the EBL. The aim is to support local TD training in the NBOs by improving the knowledge and synchronizing the work and methodology of TDs. The language of the workshop is English.

The 2017 Laws of Bridge will come into effect towards the end of 2017, and the Workshop will include material and exercises on the main changes to the existing Laws. 

The cost of the Workshop, including accommodation and full board, is Euro 350. Deadline to register: 30th of November 2016.

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