March 2023

EBU Games on Bridgebase Online (BBO)

Bridge Base Online (BBO) is the largest international online bridge provider. Signing up and playing in many of the games is free, though they also have tournaments that are paid for. This is the...

EBU Online Bridge Games

This page is designed to give details of online bridge games organised by the EBU. <a href="/article/online-bridge-games">More information</a> is also available about the various bridge platforms and other ways of playing on them.


EBU National Teams League

The National Teams League has replaced the Lockdown League which ran from March 2020 to August 2022. It offers organised Wednesday 16-board matches on RealBridge, with the option of playing them on BBO.



Online Bridge Platforms

This page is designed to give details of platforms that provide online bridge. It replaced our pre-COVID-19 information about online bridge. Information about EBU Online Competitions is also...

Debbie Sandford

I’ve always loved games but fell in love with bridge when I was first taught it at age 21. Unfortunately though, career, friends, family and life in general all meant that I wasn’t able to start playing and learning regularly for another 15 years or so. I was lucky enough to be taught by both Raymond and Sally Brock, and at the European Championships in Istanbul in 2019 I won a bronze medal in the Women’s Teams partnering Sally, in a team that also included Diana Nettleton, Marusa Gold and Susanna Gross.


Richard Bowdery

We are sad to learn of the death of well known bridge player Richard Bowdery. He won both the The Hubert Phillips Bowl and the Tollemache Cup. We extend our sympathy to Richard's family and...