The Collegiate Bridgebowl is a tournament developed for college students to play bridge competitively with an opportunity claim scholarships from the $20,000 pool. $12,000 is allocated for first place and $8,000 for second. The funds will be disbursed evenly amongst team members.
Any number of teams from a college or university in North America may enter the Qualifying Events, which will be held in October 2016 and February 2017. Eligible students must be currently enrolled at the start of the qualifying event in which they play and be born no earlier than January 1, 1992.
Each team must consist of four to six players from the same college.
For more information, see the Agreement for Fair and Sportsmanlike Participation.
For the full conditions of contest, please click here.
The qualifying stages for the 2016/2017 Collegiate Bridgebowl are complete. Below is the list of qualifying teams.
|Carleton College||Alexander Frieden (Capt.), Rebecca DeLand, Michael Hellman, Liyang Liu, Sophia Maymudes, Thomas Scruggs|
|Georgia Tech||Santhosh Karnik (Capt.), Uddhav Bhagat, Arjun Dhir, Charles Wang, Zhuangdi Xu|
|Harvey Mudd College||Daniel Sonner (Capt.), Jake Williams, Marissa Gee, Kemper Ludlow, Nicholas Koskelo|
|Northwestern University||Kyle Rockoff (Capt.), Di Xiao, Joseph Liberman, David Cheng, Luke Robinson|
|UC Berkeley||Kevin Rosenberg (Capt.), Armin Askari, Rebecca Wernis, Zhenyang Zhang, Jakob Karstens|
|UI Urbana_Champaign||Ziyang Liu (Capt.), Yewen Fan, Benjamin Lin, Di Wu, Shaoning Zhang|
|UNC Chapel Hill||Ben Kompa (Capt.), Shengding Sun, Yunhan Wu, Moshe Feldman|
|University of Chicago||Ilan Wolf (Capt.), Alexander Okamoto, Zihan Tan, Trevor Moore, Daniele Becker, Mitchell Booth|
Each of the qualifying teams will be invited to Toronto, Ontario to compete in the finals.
Each participant receives:
- Economy round-trip airfare (up to $500 to Toronto)
- Lodging for three nights, double occupancy
- Expense supplement for meals
The four-session final will be held in Toronto ON, on Saturday, July 22 and Sunday, July 23 at 1 and 7:30 pm.