July 9-11

NABC Robot Individual— July 9-11             Beat the bots and walk away with an NABC title There’s no need to get out of your PJs when you play in the NABC Robot Individual, a three-day stratified online event hosted on BBO where you can win Red/Gold masterpoints as well as an NABC title.   Schedule
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July 14-24, 2022

Hotels & Transportation Fees & Schedules Partnership Desk Hall of Fame Induction Seminars & Meetings Around Town Contacts Safety Protocols Share Your NABC Story   Hotels Play will be a the Rhode Island Convention Center, One Sabin St, Providence RI 02903 Reservations are now closed through our housing bureau ConferenceDirect. You may contact the hotel
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July 14

Induction and Awards Ceremony   Patron Members $50 · Other Guests $100 Black-tie optional. Buffet and bar. Seating is limited Reservations close July 5 Team Scotland Sidney H. Lazard Jr. Sportsmanship Award

July 21-23

Hundreds of students will gather this summer in Providence Rhode Island July 21-23, 2022 to compete in the annual Youth North American Bridge Championships. From pair events to team events, players 20 and younger will play for fun, trophies and scholarships. Players of all skill levels are welcome, with special events for those new or
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New Classes

New! Online Intro to Bridge Course – Reserve your seat now! Maybe you played it in college, or perhaps you saw it on TV or at your parents’ kitchen table – BRIDGE! It’s the ultimate card game, featuring strategy, teamwork and fun. Are you ready to learn how to play? Presenting Intro to Bridge, a
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Nov. 24-Dec. 4

Hotels & Transportation Fees Schedules Seminars & Meetings Around Town Contacts Hotels All bridge play will be at the Phoenix Convention Center. Hotel Reservations Now Open Regular Member Patron Members For assistance, contact Conference Direct at (855)956-0776 or email acbl@conferencedirect.com Reservations through our housing bureau ConferenceDirect close October 23, 2022. After this date please contact
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The Longest Day

Back to Upcoming Events The Longest Day Participating Teams Participating Clubs Registration Non-Registration Participation Team Resources ACBLscore Instructions FAQ Playing Bridge to Raise Funds The Longest Day is an annual fundraising event held to support the fight against Alzheimer’s disease by the Alzheimer’s Association. This is the 10th year of our partnership with the organization,
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Bridge Bowl

Collegiate Bridge Bowl

Come Play in the 2022 Bridge Bowl in Providence July 21-23! Each summer at the Collegiate Bridge Bowl, bridge players from colleges across the continent gather to meet, play and compete for scholarships provided by the ACBL Educational Foundation. Six college teams and 12 college pairs have already won travel packages, but even if you
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2022 Club Face-to-Face

2022 Clubs Special Events Schedule (Face-to-Face) tentative, subject to change Date Day/Session Event April Charity Month All sessions may be run as Charitable Foundation games. Points are ~2x to 3x regular club rating, all black. May Grassroot FUNd Month All sanctioned club sessions in May may be held as Grass Roots FUNd games.Funds raised will
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Daily Games

Daily Games on BBO Two kinds of events are held every day on BBO – Support Your Club Games and Daylong Tournaments. Daylong Tournaments: A solo event, this kind of event is played with BBO’s robots. You have up to 24 hours to complete your game, and it doesn’t have to played all at once.
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2022 Online

All events tentative based upon BBO/ACBL IT capabilities and COVID-19 protocol changes June 1-30 North American Pairs (NAP) Club Qualifying Qualifiers move on to District NAP finals. 18-19 The Longest Day The Longest Day is an annual fundraising event held to support the fight against Alzheimer’s disease. Funds are distributed to the Alzheimer’s Association in
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Club Director Courses

  Club Director Course This comprehensive course prepares candidates for directing club and bridge cruise games. Anyone interested in becoming a club director or a director aboard a cruise ship is invited to participate. Study materials may be purchased through Baron Barclay Bridge Supply. The course fee includes the cost of the test as well.
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2022-2025 NABC

Upcoming NABCs Year Spring Summer Fall 2022 Providence RI July 14-24 Rhode Island Convention Center Phoenix AZ Nov 24–Dec 4 Phoenix Convention Center 2023 New Orleans LA Reservations Open September 13, 2022 March 9–19 Marriott ($225+tax per night) Sheraton ($225+tax per night) Chicago IL Reservations Open January 17, 2023 July 13–23 Sheraton (Rooms start at
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Learn Bridge in a Day!

You’ll nail the basics of bridge in this interactive class that has both instruction and coached play. If you’re just starting, returning to the game or wanting to “test the waters” before taking formal lessons, this course is for you. Leave the class and take on a newcomer game! Upcoming Sessions July 16, 2022 Learn
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2022 Junior

Junior Events Event Dates/Time Location Info Canadian Youth Bridge Camp (1 of 2) July 4-8, 2022 Online Info Intermediate/Advanced Youth Bridge Camp July 5-8, 2022 Online Info Youth Bridge Camp July 5-10, 2022 Carlinville IL Flier Information Beginner Youth Bridge Camp July 5-9, 2022 Online Info Canadian Youth Bridge Camp (2 of 2) July 11-15,
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Best Practices Teacher

Calendar Best Practices (BP) Teacher Workshop This contemporary workshop is the centerpiece of ACBL’s new Teacher Certificate Program. It instructs participants on the Best Teaching Practices recommended and validated by over 400 bridge teachers in a recent survey. Training focuses on how, rather than what, to teach. The workshop engages teachers in using Best Practice
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