First For Bridge Malta Congress

3rd - 9th February 2021, Qawra, Malta

The Overseas Congress in spring 2021, sponsored by First For Bridge will take place in Qawra, Malta, Wednesday 3rd to Tuesday 9th Febuary.

It will be held at the 4* Superior db San Autonio Hotel & Spa, located in the northen part of the island of Malta, right in the heart of Qawra and jist 100 metres from the bus terminuis which offers direct routes to all areas of Malta.

Information on available tours can be seen here.

To enter

The easiest way to enter is online through My EBU. Log-in and select 'Book Events' from the Utilities menu.

You can also call 01296 317203/19, email comps@ebu.co.uk, or post the above booking form.

Please ensure that you have booked your accommodation with First For Bridge before booking the bridge - see below for details.

Timetable

Day

Times

Description

Wednesday 3rd

8:00pm - 11:15pm

Pre-Congress Pairs

Thursday 4th

10:45am

Welcome meeting

1:00pm - 4:00pm

Swiss Pairs, session 1 (2 matches)

4:30pm - 6:30pm

Swiss Pairs, session 2 (3 matches)

Friday 5th

2:30pm - 5:45pm

Swiss Pairs, session 3 (2 matches)

8:00pm - 10:00pm

Swiss Pairs, session 4 (3 matches)

Saturday 6th

Full day tour of Valletta

8:00pm - 11:15pm

Pivot Teams

Sunday 7th

2:00pm - 5:30pm

Open Pairs

8:00pm - 11:15pm

Men's, Ladies' and Mixed Pairs

Monday 8th

Half-day tour of Midina and Rabat

2:00pm - 5:30pm

Swiss Teams, Session 1 (2 matches)

8:00pm - 10:00pm

Swiss Teams, session 2 (3 matches)

Tuesday 9th

12:30pm - 3:30pm

Swiss Teams, Session 3 (2 matches)

4:00pm - 6:00pm

Swiss Teams. Session 4 (3 matches)

Entry Fees

Entry fees are per player and should be made in advance.

Bridge fees - £154 for the full congress payable to the English Bridge Union.

For accommodation prices, please see below

Master Points

The Swiss Pairs and the Swiss Teams are fully Green Pointed. Other events are Blue Pointed on the National Congress scale.

Agreements

Level 4 agreements are permitted.

Venue and Tariff

Please Contact First For Bridge to book accommodation. Tel: 01473 917309

4* db San Antonio Hotel & Spa, Qawra, Malta

Accommodation Package
7 nights all-inclusive twin or double room £629 per person, two excursions are included in the privce along with airport transfers..
Flights are extra, please see below.

Flights

Low cost flights are already on sale for our dates from Birmingham; Bristol; Cardiff; Manchester; East Midlands; Edinburgh; and London Heathrow; Gatwick and Luton. First For Bridge are happy to assist in arranging flights if required.

For more details, or to make a reservation, please see here, or call 01473 917309

A deposit of £150 per person is required by First For Bridge to secure the booking.

Please note that you will need to book with First For Bridge before booking your bridge with the EBU. You can book with the EBU either online or by phone 01296317219 or email to charlie@ebu.co.uk

Supplements

Single occupancy accommodation £14.00 per person per night (pppn).
Sea view supplement - £5 per person per night in double/twin or single room;
Upgrade to suite - £65 per room per night

Terms and Conditions