FREE BRIDGE STUFF
Links last updated July 2018
This page features links to free bridge software, shareware, freeware, trial downloads, giveaways and other cool stuff.
Check back often. Last link check June 2018
THE ACBL RESOURCE CENTRE
Supporting your efforts to grow the game we love. On the ACBL Resource Centre, everything is FREE including shipping. Visit the Resource Center Click here >
Are you a shopper that watches for sales and specials? Not free but almost as good as. We’ll be posting just this kind of thing here for you to enjoy.
Vince Oddy’s Bridge Books and Supplies
Vince posts a special deal every month. Check it out! vinceoddy.com You’ll also enjoy his Bargain Basement –
FREE BOOKS & TEACHING AIDS
Lots of FREE bridge teacher material can be found on GBL’s Bridge Teacher pages.
Duplicate Bridge – Six chapters from the book Duplicate Bridge Free
Bridge Squeezes Complete: This interactive software adaptation of Clyde E Loves classic text allows you to play all 129 exercises and 59 problems before proceeding with Love’s analysis. The average player will find a wealth of information on planning and executing end plays, while even the expert can use it for polishing his technique. Free evaluation download offers the first 14 exercises.
Downloads for Bridge Teachers from Kitty Cooper
BRIDGE SHAREWARE & FREEWARE
Personal Scorer – Sky Bridge Club offers a web-based bridge scorer that makes scoring a bridge hand easy! Use Bridge Scorer Calculator (not currently available) to check your scores.
Bridge Mats . The BridgeMats program will produce duplicate bridge guide cards (table mats) from an ACBLscore movement file. The output is a PostScript file that may be viewed, printed, or converted to PDF with GhostScript.
RoboBridge is computer bridge software that simulates three human bridge players. It allows you to play some boards whenever you have time. The robots provide a very high level of play, so you will be trained to always play your best bridge.
Compensation Table is method to play duplicate bridge with only 4-players. It takes deal attributes such as high-card points, vulnerability, suit fits into account and returns an expected result for the deal. The Table is generated with computer and is based on tens of thousands of deals from world-class events. Compensation Table is already somewhat popular in Estonia. More information and also nice score calculator can be found at: www.compensationtable.com. Tanel Teinemaa
Free Movement Software. Jeanie – Your bridge club movement manager. Completely compatible with any scoring program and it is free of charge. Professional version now released – http://www.asecomputing.com/Jeanie.htm
Bidding Quest – bridge bidding practice software in three platforms: Windows, Mac & Linux
Quick Bridge – Free bridge game for windows. Install on your PC or NEW – now available to play on the web. No installation required and no setup. Works on all platforms including tablets and smartphones.
1.3 of BbnOrganiser. This program enables you to organise your personal bridge bidding system. The program, documentation, etc can be found at http://bbn.tistis.nl/ The main improvements in version 1.3 concern bug fixes. Best regards, Tis Veugen
Bridge Deals Generator. I have developed a bridge deals generator: unlike most of those currently available it features a graphical user interface for selecting cards. A full featured trial version can be downloaded from my site. My site also has a page of specific bridge probability calculations on line. Thanking you, best regards, Andrew Bertallot
Deal 3.1 is a bridge hand generator by Thomas Andrews. Features: Easy to use for quick, simple dealing; Customizable output formats; Infinitely extensible via TCL; Easily portable to most platforms; and Free Software under GNU Public License (1996-2010)
Free Bridge Tools from Marty Bergen http://www.martybergen.com/downloads.html
Downloads – user manuals for a variety of software utilities. Click Here
Bridge Baron 25 – Downloads Page Here
BRIDGE PRO: V3.1 – After almost ten years, BridgePro has developed its second major upgrade. If you own version 1, 2 ,3.0 or simply had tried the demo version, we invite you to try version 3.1. The ACBL Bridge Bulletin’s editor, Paul Linxwiler said: “If you enjoy playing solo bridge with computer opponents and partners, BridgePro makes a nice, inexpensive choice.” Version 3.1 is now Windows 7 compatible. Major changes in the graphic routines will allow play on any screen resolution. Many user-friendly menu choices have been added and card play and bidding algorithms have been tweaked. Any questions write: firstname.lastname@example.org. Download free Trial Here
BridgeComposer allows entry and display of bridge hands in PBN file format; formats lesson handouts for bridge teachers; has a full-screen mode; formats web pages and emails; saves records of hands; deals random hands; has a double-dummy solver; interfaces with ACBLScore, Bridgemate and BridgePad; and more. Reasonably priced, free 30-day trial.
Play the Vanderbilt with Kit Woolsey – Play the Vanderbilt is an over-the-shoulder type of product, with the actual hands from the 1996 Vanderbilt and from the viewpoint of each player. Readers are invited to download and examine a free demo version.
Blue Chip Bridge – “Blue Chip Bridge is way ahead of its competitors when it comes to Acol bidding. The number one for Acol players” – Mark Horton – British International (Daily Telegraph). Blue Chip placed 5th in the 2002 World Computer Bridge Championships.Download Here
Q-PLUS Bridge – one of the top bridge programs on the market today, placing 4th in the 2002 World Computer Bridge Championships. FREE demo Download here
Micro Bridge 13 – Placed well in the World Computer Bridge Championships. Highly intelligent contract bridge software supporting network play and many types of duplicate. Download here
JACK – Winner of 10 World Computer Championships including 2015. Free DEMO version of JACK. Click Here for English Version ::> In this demo Jack bids and plays at full strength. Besides 12 random deals, a tournament session of 21 deals is included. Some options have been disabled. The demon page also has a CD Inlay for printing for those of you wanting to put your demo on a CD. Cute.