[11/1/17] Just starting in bridge? Check out Mini-bridge, an easy way to learn a few basic steps. Then visit Bridge Base (BBO) and practice your play and strategy! Here is a link to the site created just for you new players!
Synrey Bridge Announces Contest for Youth Players
[9/20/17] Synrey Bridge is a Chinese company that has created a new app for bridge geared towards youth players. In efforts to promote their new product they are offering a contest open to all youth and junior players.
New Beginner Bridge Class
[8/21/17] A new beginner bridge class starts on Saturday, September 9th from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. at the Bridge Club of Atlanta. Click here.
Dates for classes for the Bridge Club of Atlanta for fall are:
Toronto YNABC 2017
[8/4/17] Watch this video about a New Jersey school's team trip to Toronto.
For card-loving bridge players, attracting youth is the ultimate puzzle
[8/1/17] See this video.
Congratulations to Richard Jeng, ACBL's King of Bridge
[7/25/17] For details, see "The royal treatment", mid-right on page 1 of the Toronto Daily Bulletin, July 25.
Youth Bridge Documentary Film: Double Dummy
[7/25/17] This film follows the USA 1 Under-21 team at the 2012 World Youth Teams Championship in Taicang, China. For more information, see the article "A bridge player doubles down on the game" on page 1 of the Toronto Daily Bulletin, July 23.
Atlanta Junior Bridge Teams up with Local Players to Ace Alzheimer’s!
[6/18/16] Bridge players and clubs throughout the city banded with some new young players to fund raise for Alzheimer’s research these past weeks. The players pledged money for every hand played by these young players to benefit the Longest Day. Amounts ranged from $.01 per hand to $1.00 per hand! The numbers are still coming in from other young players but two bridge camps held in Sandy Springs and Dunwoody, teaching kids between the ages of 9 and 13 played 566 hands of bridge, raising over $500.00 to Ace Alzheimer’s!
The Longest Day is annual fund raising event held by the
Alzheimer’s Organization to fund research efforts.
Shop at AmazonSmile to Benefit AJB
Amazon has a new option on their website that you can pick a charity and AmazonSmile will donate to them.... Atlanta Junior Bridge in Atlanta Georgia is a 501C3 organization and is listed as one of Amazon’s options. We teach bridge to children for free in the Atlanta area and are very active in supporting youth bridge efforts throughout the country. Many of the tools we created are being used nationwide. Please pick Atlanta Junior Bridge as your charity of choice and help us continue our work to bring bridge to a new generation!
The program details can be found here https://smile.amazon.com/about
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