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RealBridge Bidding Contest

The world's largest and most popular bidding contest has launched on RealBridge. Hosted by Marc Smith, it boasts a world-class international panel.

Each month we provide a set of eight interesting and challenging bidding problems. You submit your answers electronically, then at the end of the month we publish the results, with the panellists' comments and votes. Entry is free of charge.

For more information and the January problems, see:

Camrose, 5-7 January 2023

The first weekend of the Camrose Trophy will be shown on Realbridge this weekend, 5-7 January 2023. We have arranged a team of top-class team of commentators to provide analysis on audio-video. Go to

Session times (in GMT/UTC):

  • Friday 5th July, 7.30 pm
  • Saturday 6th July, 10.30 am
  • Saturday 6th July, 3.50 pm
  • Sunday 7th July, 10.30 am
  • Sunday 7th July, 3.50 pm

RealBridge-BAMSA Teacher and Coach Conference, 7-8 October 2023

The RealBridge-BAMSA Teacher and Coach Conference took place on 7-8 October 2023. The 16 live and 13 prerecorded presentations covered a fascinating range of topics, with speakers from all around the world sharing their insights into strategies and techniques for teaching and coaching.

Recordings of all the presentations are available on the conference microsite:

ACBL Education Foundation Fundraiser - July 2023

On Monday July 10 2023, The ACBL Educational Foundation hold an online Charity game to raise funds to support junior bridge. This follows the overwhelming success of last year's event, which raised over $50K to help juniors with travel expenses and support other endeavors to promote the game among young people.

Find out more about it here:

The big event takes place on RealBridge.

Play with a Star, a Friend, or Kibitz the Live Pro-Am

Play with a Star:
Bid on an amazing array of world champions, bridge celebrities, authors, and legends to partner with YOU in a thrilling 20-board online Pro-Am game! Experience the excitement as you interact via voice and video, win prizes, and have a blast playing alongside your bridge heroes. After the game, join an exclusive online after-party to mingle and connect with the experts!

Play with a Friend:
Grab a partner and challenge the stars! All entries include full access to the after-party.

  • Section A: $500/pair (Limited to the top 35 pros + 5 non pro-am entries available)
  • Section B: $100/pair (Next tier of pros + unlimited non pro-am entries)
  • Section C: $50/pair (Amateur section)