Just Play Bridge

Just Play Bridge - ACBL

Test your skill with this FREE Solitaire Bridge Game.

Ever want to just go online and play a few hands and not worry about signing in or setting up at a table? The ACBL has recently launched Just Play Bridge – courtesy of Bridge Base Online. Go to this link and you can start playing right away! The robots play a basic 2/1 system with 5 card majors and strong notrumps. They can occasionally be quirky. Hover over a bid for an explanation. This will help avoid misunderstandings. This is non-masterpoint play. You can play with or without registering.

LONGEST DAY: The what, the where and the why

Longest Day 2016Dig out those bag chairs and pack up the coolers – ACBL/CBF’s Longest Day is one long day of bridge, bridge and more bridge.

ACBL/CBF Longest Day fundraises for the care, support and research efforts of the Alzheimer’s Association®. Teams are formed and encouraged to create their own experience, challenging participants to push their limits and complete approximately 16 hours of a consecutive activity – such as bridge! Register your team now and start raising funds then  prepare for 16 hours of fun on June 20, 2016.  Read more here >>

Upcoming Tournaments

Washington NABCACBL’s SUMMER NABC

July 21-31, Washington DC. Join the excitement and competition of bridge in the USA nation capital!  There are games for all skill levels, daily. Featured events are the Youth NABC, the Von Zedtwitz Life Master Pairs, Grand National Teams, Spingold KOs, Wagar Women’s KOs, Truscott Senior Swiss, Roth Open Swiss, Wernher Open Pairs and of course much more! Read all about it and be sure to check out the Daily Bulletins here >

2016 World Youth Teams Championships

Salsomaggiore, Italy,  3 – 13 August 2016. Click here >> to go to the information pages for the Youth Teams Championship

2016 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. Great Bridge Links will host a ‘jump page’ with all the links, galleries, bulletins, and videos. But for now, you can find out more at the WBF information page click here >>

Bridge is the secret to adult neurogenesis ! Get Smart, Stay Smart.

Seniors play cardsThe ACBL, North America’s over arching bridge organization, is growing at the rapid rate of approximately 1000 new members a month and almost all of these new members are over 60 years of age. The reason for this is science. We have learned something wonderful over the past decade and it has changed our way of thinking and behaving during retirement.  Read More >

How To Play Bridge

Three Youtube videos – each showing you the very basics of the world’s most amazing card game. Enjoy!

        

Puzzles, Columns and Articles

Bridge puzzles, columns and articlesBridge Players love puzzles! Crosswords, jigsaws, word play, logic problems …. and the ultimate puzzle, the game of bridge itself. On this page you will find links to bridge quizzes, puzzles, contests and whatever else I can find that fits into the category of “Puzzling Encounters” for bridge players. Click Here >

Bridge at the movies!

Bridge Videos Movies Youtube on Great Bridge Links

New on Great Bridge Links.

We’ve set up a page to feature links to bridge videos and bridge video channels. Visit the ACBL channel where you can find out how to learn bridge in a day! Visit the WBF channel and watch world championships, take quizzes, learn from great players. We’ll be adding more to this page over time so visit often! Hope you like it – Click here >

THE NEWSY BITS

Bridge Legends – the Bridge Bandit website had a cool little slideshow that features the bridge ‘timeline’ – visit their site and choose LEGENDS from their top menu. Then click on the timeline dots to travel through time! Click here >

The History of Playing Cards – The rich, fascinating and debated history of our favourite ‘toy’ is explored on our new page. Click here >

Do you know about the Women’s Online Bridge Club? They host twice-yearly Women’s Online Bridge Festivals which are specifically designed to promote women’s bridge. The main prize for the 2015 Autumn Festival and the 2016 Spring Festival to be held in 4th – 10th April 2016 will be Free entry to the National Women’s Pairs event to be held during the World Bridge Games in Wroclaw, Poland for the winner and a partner of her choice. Click here >


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Gifts & Supplies for Card Players

Gifts and Supplies for Card PlayersWe spend hours scouring the web looking for novelty bridge items and gifts for your shopping list. Party Supplies and Costumes too! We’ve done the surfin’ for ya!

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