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15th European Champions' Cup    

The 15th European Champions' Cup  will be held from 10th to 12th November 2016 at the Esplanade Hotel, Mihanoviceva 1, in Zagreb, Croatia. 

Deadline to send your convention cards to Anna Gudge at : 27th October 2016

Click Here to check the Round Robin Draw

EBL Competitors commitment form to be sent to Catherine Vitry at before the start of the event.

To book the hotel ( - Booking Code "Bridge"), please contact Marica Pozegic -  

1st Yeh Online Bridge World Cup

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

At each venue, remotely controlled webcams will monitor each player, streaming live images across the Internet.
Every match will be broadcast live using Ourgame and Bridge Base Online from the 31st of October until the 2nd of November.

Official Website of the Event:


Twitter: @BridgeWorldCup

9th Small Federations Games 2016

The 9th edition of the Small Federations Games will be held in the wonderful Importanne Resort,, in Dubrovnik, Croatia from 2nd – 4th November 2016. 

The Open Croatian Championships will continue on 5th & 6th November and all participants in the Small Federations Games are invited to participate.

Flyer of the 9th Small Federations Games

        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

8th European Open Bridge Championships 

The 8th European Open Bridge Championships will be held at Congress Centre & Teatro Verdi, 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.

1st Information Letter

Flyer of the 8th European Open Bridge Championships 

Autumn Women's Online Bridge Festival

The Autumn Women’s Online Bridge Festival will be held from 14th – 20th November – all the information can be found at

The main prize for the Autumn Pairs is offered by the President of the European Bridge League, Mr Yves Aubry, and will be free entry for the winner and a partner of her choice to the 2017 European Women's Pairs Championship to be held in Montecatini, Italy. More information about this great event will be posted on the EBL Website in due course.

        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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