Bridge Channels

Explore the world of bridge through our multimedia collection, featuring YouTube videos, podcasts, live streams, movies, and documentaries dedicated to bridge. This page presents a curated list of links and resources for enthusiasts of all levels. Whether you’re looking to learn the game or dive deeper into advanced strategies, our “Learn To Play” section offers a variety of instructional videos and links. If you have bridge-related content or links to suggest, please submit them via the form located at the bottom of this page. Join us in enriching the bridge community with valuable insights and entertainment.

Last updated May 2024

Podcasts

Sorry Partner Podcast

Sorry, Partner, a weekly podcast about bridge and all things interesting to bridge players, brought to you by bridge partners and friends, Catherine Harris and Jocelyn Startz. They’ll be chatting with international bridge luminaries and up-and-coming stars, and sharing stories from around the world about this game we all love.

The Setting Trick – conversations with world class bridge players. View full list on acbl.org here →

So you want to make a podcast! Here’s the information you need →

The Best Bridge Podcasts. Find your favourite podcast →


YouTube Channels and Episodes

Bridge Base Online has a fun Video page featuring Steve Raine

TWITCH: The Bridge Section – includes streaming links and videos

YOUTUBE: The Bridge Channel – with 74 Bridge Channels

Bridge Unleashed: Journey into the World of Bridge – YouTube Channel

Bridge Lessons Dot Com BridgeLesson.com is the premiere site for Bridge Education. Our lessons are designed and taught by world class professional players and instructors. – YouTube Channel

Pete Hollands is professional bridge player & teacher (www.bridgevid. com) who has represented the Australian open team. He runs a popular YouTube channel (Pete Hollands Bridge) where you can play tournaments and compare with him. He won two silver medals in the 2013 World Junior Championships. – YouTube Channel

Bridge and Wellbeing. Wellbeing has five pillars: Positive Emotion, Engagement, Relationships, Meaning, and Accomplishment (PERMA). Professor Martin Seligman examines the effect of playing serious bridge on each. An entertaining and engaging talk for the Bridge: A MindSport for All  Conference earlier this summer. View YouTube video here →

ALT TV / Bid72 Channel – The popular ALT Invitation series of Team Tournaments. – YouTube Channel

New Tricks Bridge has a series of fun videos matching 8 bridge experts in individual play. Check out their YouTube channel here ->

The Bridge Channel with Bridge Videos. A cool site that curates bridge videos from around the world and down through time. . – YouTube Channel

Bridge. A Game For Life. This insightful talk and introduction to Bridge by twelve-year-old Mumbai resident, Anshul Bhatt, highlights his passion for the game. Anshul is the youngest ever winner of the prestigious Joan Gerard Youth Awards at the World Youth Open Bridge Championships, where he represented India in the U16.  Watch on You Tube Here ->

Why is Bridge Awesome?  Multiple Australian National Champion and representative Peter Hollands shares why he thinks bridge is awesome. YouTube -.


Bridge Movies / Documentaries

DOUBLE DUMMY – Streaming Free. A 50-minute documentary film about the competitive world of youth bridge. Our interactive virtual screening events make it easy to introduce this transformative card game to a new generation of players.

DIRTY TRICKS –  ‘Dirty Tricks’ Unveiled by Yes Studios.  Its world premiere was at Hot Docs but if you missed it there you can watch it at upcoming festivals. Find out more ->

ACE OF KNAVES – The Bridge Film of the Century. “If I sat with you for 10 minutes at the bridge table, I would know more about you than your closest relatives do. ” – Zia Mahmood.  Watch on Vimeo HereRead about the movie in this 2017 article.

THE KIDS TABLE – A documentary from Beyond the Porch Productions and the ACBL Educational Foundation that follows four young friends as they navigate the highs and lows of competitive bridge. Available on a variety of digital platforms. Visit Website ->


Older Links (pre April 2021)

For the digital archivists and archeologists!

VuGraph Video of WBF Team Finals
Björn Hjalmarsson of Sweden has made a VuGraph video of all WBF Team Finals that are available in digital format, 88 videos in all. These comprise the following championships: Bermuda Bowl, Venice Cup, d’Orsi Trophy, Wuhan Cup, Transnational Teams, World Bridge Series, World Bridge Games, World Youth Championships, World Youth Transnational Championships, IMSA World Master Championships, IMSA World Elite Mind Games, and SportAccord World Mind Games. The videos can be seen at: https://www.thebridgechannel.se

Are You Twitching To Stream Your Game? There was a time when bridge blogs were all the rage. Today, live streaming seems to be the ‘new blog.’ Learn how you can get started streaming your bridge game on Twitch, and find out who else is there. Read more here -.

How (and where) Can I watch Bridge? In this brief bridge kibitzing guide we’ll share with you everything you need to know about watching great bridge players, or friends, play bridge events and tournaments. Read more here →

Follow Bridge on Twitch Click Here → 
Bridge Video Archive on Twitch – online events from around the world. Click Here → 

Youth World Bridge Online Magazine has some great videos! Bidding, Play, Interviews, Quizzes and Reports. Click here >

NEW TRICKS BRIDGE offers in-depth tutorials, and the New Tricks Tournament Series, featuring eight of the world’s best bridge players, battling it out for individual glory. This exciting new website and program is providing a new source for online bridge resources for beginners and experienced players – in video format. We’ve interviewed one of the founders Sue Johnson – read article here ->

1st European Winter Games – Great Video Channel Click here >

 

ACBL Video ChannelClick here >

Bridge Winners videos – watch Vanderbilt Challenge matches Click here >

World Bridge Federation videos – watch Daily Card Play Puzzles from the 2015 World Youth Championships and more  Click here >