WORLD BRIDGE CALENDAR 

 NOVEMBER

6-11 21st Madeira Bridge Festival  Madeira, Portugal

8-10  5th Marbella International  Marbella, Costa del Sol, Spain

8-10  17th European Champions Cup  Eilat, Israel

8-18  24th International Red Sea Festival  Eilat

10-11 2nd YCBC Ladies Swiss Teams  London, England

22-2.12 ACBL Fall NABC   Honolulu, HI, USA

28-2.12   3rd SEABF Championships  Manila, Philippines

30-2.12   9th Hotel D.Pedro Festival  Vilamoura, Portugal

 DECEMBER

1-9  3rd Sitges International Bridge Festival, Barcelona, Spain

7-9 Citta di Milano International Teams, Milan, Italy

9-16 60th Winter Nationals, Chennai, India

14-18 Junior Channel Trophy, Lille, France

15-17  Warwick Wealth Bridge Festival   Cape Town, South Africa

27-30  Year-End Congress  London, England

We invite all organizers to send us the details of your tournaments, links to the websites, etc. to be published here. 

Calendar for the 2019 year you can find in the CALENDAR section.

 

    ABOUT US

The International Bridge Press Association is a worldwide web. IBPA has  more than 300 members in all corners of the world.
The main objective  is to assist bridge journalists in their bridge related professional activities, see further the Constitution.

IBPA liaise with the World Bridge Federation, its zonal organizations, national  contract bridge organizations, and other bodies,
 in order to achieve  good working conditions for members. Bridge writers can apply for full membership, others can join as an associate member.
Lyon outing

Lyon outing 2017

We manage outings for our members present at almost every major championship

 Ostend 2018:

IBPA outing 2018 small

From left to right:

Back row: Christopher Chambers, Christer Andersson, Jos Jacobs, Per Jannersten

Mid row: Claude Aubry, Yves Aubry, Jan Swaan, Piet Spruit, Izabela Wala, Witold Stachnik

Front row: Elisabeth van Ettinger, Monika Spruit, Herman De Wael

IBPA 2018 Awards presentation during Hainan Bridge Festival

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Full membership is a must for every professional bridge journalist. At major tournaments IBPA membership is the key to the press room and a number of other  benefits. Between venues the IBPA Bulletin and IBPA's news services are a never ceasing source of column material. You can file your application  for full membership now.

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Anybody with interest in IBPA's activities can apply for associate membership.

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