External Bridge Website Links
Also see Affiliated Services
for Web Cross-links
- Barbara is one of the foremost Bridge Teachers in the world and arguably
the most recognizable Bridge author after creating her wildly successful "25
Conventions You Should Know." After that home run hit, Barbara has
penned numerous follow-up books in the series and other excellent books
targeted for the emerging, intermediate and upcoming duplicate player.
When Barbara and Alex are not at home, you can travel with them on their
Bridge cruises and trips. And if you thought her books were great,
just wait until you attend her classes with fun, engaging and insightful
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Marty Bergen - Hi
- this is Marty Bergen. You can find all the information you might want
about my books, my interactive software and other products available. There
are also free sample chapters from my newest books, Slam Bidding Made
Easier, Better Slam Bidding with Bergen, and more, like checklists, quizzes
and tips you can save and print.
Chip Bridge - "Blue Chip Bridge is the intelligent bridge program for
players of all standards, with extra features for beginners and improving
players. Many would-be bridge players are discouraged from learning
bridge because they think that it is too difficult a game for them. Learn
with Blue Chip Bridge, that leads you step-by-step through the basic stages.
By the end of the course, you should be able to take your place at the
bridge table with confidence and a thorough understanding of the elements of
Bridge7 - Learn or
improve your bridge by numerous articles, tests and free software.
BridgeAcademy - Bridge Academy of North Dallas offers bridge classes to
all levels-beginner for advanced-including social bridge players who wish to
take their game to the next level. The Bridge Academy has an extensive
bridge library for your use and enjoyment.
Bridge Base -
Bridge Base Inc. was founded in 1990 by Fred Gitelman, President, and Dr.
Sheri Winestock, Vice-President. Makers of instructional Bridge
software for the end user and authors as well as Bridge Base Online, a free
service offered to bridge players everywhere.
Bridge by NWP
- A comprehensive directory of Bridge links including organizations,
tournament results, Laws, education and training,
clubs/organizations/individuals, newsgroups and mailing lists, Internet
magazines, online Bridge play, Howell movements, and software.
Detailed and insightful Bridge articles, brief description of popular
conventions, ethics and etiquette, along with highlights of Bridge history,
professionals, and scandals.
- Professional contract bridge player, leading author, and teacher.
Mike has written more than twenty bridge books, most of them exploring areas
that no one else was willing to write about. His writings include numerous
book-of-the-year awards starting with his first book, How to Locate Your
Opponents' Cards and continuing through Opening Leads, published in late
1996. Mike has joined forces with Fred Gitelman to produce a series of
bridge software products which allow the user to learn bridge in an
Bridge Clues -
This web site provides bridge puzzle type entertainment while giving clues
for improving your bridge game, with two free hands on bidding and play.
- "Systems: A brief introduction to the some of the most popular bidding
systems around today. I have links to other online resources that provide
more information on specific systems. Conventions: In here you will find
over 200 cross-referenced bidding conventions, all sorted into logical
groups. Signals: An overview of the signals and discards generally employed
by the defence."
- Offering a detailed list of Bridge links in the Netherlands, Europe, and
"WEB-sites offers you some of the information you need and some of the
information you would like to know. Emphasis is made on helping you to
remember doing correctly what you intend to do. Sounds more simple than in
real life... The systems you find here are mostly the versions used by the
champions. I have tried to add interesting background information about
those champions. Bridge is also history and sometimes interesting history!"
The Bridge Folks -
Specializing in games and lessons for novices and intermediate players, a
premire Bridge Club (located in London, Ontario, Canada). The site has
online bidding lessons for novices.
- A leading Bridge website features numerous conventions, a complete bridge glossary
and useful Bridge website links. The site also includes excellent
information regarding Bridge Greats, past and present, Bridge Olympics
containing the names of those Bridge Players who have proven themselves on
the Battle Field of the Bridge Table, a list of the Bridge Books printed,
published and promoted by Bridge Experts around the world.
Holidays - "It is our objective to provide unique and exciting bridge
holidays for players of all abilities plus those who want to learn. There is
always a full and exciting programme that usually includes both Swiss teams
and pairs)." The site includes numerous freebies, useful Bridge
links, a gallery of pictures, and more.
Bridge Links - A listing of numerous Bridge links, along
with bidding and play stories. Categories include: general, learn,
personal, federations, publications, play online, results, and stories
Another comprehensive listing of numerous Bridge links with numerous
Rules and Strategies, History, Glossary, Graphics, Ratings,
Probabilities and Analysis, Variations
Books, Magazines, Articles, Matches, Tutorials, Quizzes
Sets and Accessories, Software, Online Play Sites, Online Leagues, Clubs and
Organizations, Championships, Bridge Players
Bridge Resources: Bridge Forums, Bridge Fun, Bridge News, Bridge
Shopping, Bridge Portals, Bridge Links
- Excellent Bridge movies and 2/1 system notes for advancing players. The
goal was to make it as consistent as possible, and with relatively few
artificial gadgets for the depth of understanding. Some parts of the notes
are useful no matter what system you play, those on tactics, competitive
bidding, and defense to conventions
Offering a specialized listing of Bridge links in the Netherlands, Europe, and the
Bridge Perfect -
" BridgePerfect is unlike other online Bridge Service Providers or any other
form of online playing forum. Known to many Bridge enthusiasts as the
Driving Range of Bridge, BridgePerfect is what the serious Bridge player is
missing. Designed for you and/or your partner to explore all
techniques and situations in bridge game, it also guide you through every
move as the experts do in a hand." Includes a database of over 8500
Bridge Plus -
"The best and friendliest (readers say) bridge magazine in the UK.
Features book reviews, featured hand, a quiz hand of the month, with fun
Ring - WebRing currently provides users with access to a rich collection of
navigation and directory resources, sharing a love for the game of bridge.
The site includes bidding systems, computer software, tournaments,
magazines, tips, etc.
Designed for the dedicated tournament bridge player: Systems, Nasty
Conventions, The Officials, The Pros, Your Partner, Online Play, Background,
Strategies, Signals, Events, Clubs, Shoppe
"On the internet since August of 2000. The community is over 600 members
strong and growing, and represents a rich and varied diversity, with members
from many countries throughout the globe. Our aim is to provide players with
a unique, fun and informative place to discuss the many facets of contract
bridge. The message board consists of a series of forums for the
discussion of bridge hands, systems, conventions, ethics, laws, rules - in
fact anything at all relating directly or indirectly to bridge. Each
forum consists of a series of indexed topics and each topic consists of a
series of messages. Users can post replies to existing topics or start their
own new topics. Opinion polls, include bidding/conventions"
Tuition - Featuring Bridge holidays, various forms of teaching, with a
nice online library of assorted conventions and useful Bridge information,
and many Bridge links.
Bridge World - "the
bridge magazine no bridge player should be without." Offering a useful
bridge glossary and numerous bridge online bridge articles and a huge
listing of bridge website links.
Kate Buckman -
Acclaimed the "top Bridge Club in North America, 2005, by the ACBL", the
Toronto, Canada site offers a Bridge Club, Cruises and Trips, Books and
products, photo album and more.