News & Updates

Congratulations to the winners of the 2023 Canadian Championships!

Congratulations to the winners of the Championship events at the Niagara Falls CBC. Here are the gold medalists from the championship events:
CSTC: Nader Hanna, John Rayner, Vince Oddy, Roy Dalton, Doug Baxter, David Lindop
CNTC-A: Jason Feldman, Darren Wolpert, Fred Gitelman, Mark Caplan, Daniel Lavee, Jacob Freeman
CNTC-B: Roger Chu, Jim Wu, Yimei Cao, Fan Yang
CNTC-C: Simon-Pierre Goulet, Charles Faille, Frédéric Bélanger, Francis Savaria
CWTC: Kismet Fung, Susan Culham, Louise Berthiaume, Sondra Blank
CMTC: Nicholas Gartaganis, Judith Gartaganis, Sondra Blank, Marc-André Fourcaudot, Louise Berthiaume, Kamel Fergani
COPC: Jiawei Luo – Fengming Chen
CIPC: Marielle Brentnall, Raymond Hornby
Continue reading to see all the medalists from these events.

2023 Hall of Fame Ceremony – May 11, 8:30pm

During our Canadian Bridge Championships in Niagara Falls, we will be holding the first Hall of Fame ceremony since the pandemic.
We will be inducting Jurek Czyzowicz and Dan Jacob.
We hope that those of you in Niagara Falls for the CBC & Regional will attend the Hall of Fame ceremony.
The ceremony will take place in the Elizabeth room with Master of Ceremonies Nader Hanna.
Thank you also to our Hall of Fame committee and Chair Katie Thorpe!

2023 Canadian Bridge Championships & Regional Tournament

The 2023 CBC will be held LIVE at Niagara Falls Falls Ontario, May 9-19 at the Crowne Plaza Fallsview.
Continue reading for the list of events, update on vaccination and more information. Follow the championships all along.
During the CBCs we also have a full slate of Regional events May 12-19 including Gold Rush events every day. Regional events are open to all Canadian and US players. Regional Schedule: click here

April Issue of Bridge Canada is Online

April issue of Bridge Canada is now available. Get to know Bridge Canada, the online magazine of the CBF. You can access the magazine through the top menu or the red tab on the left side of this page.
The magazine contains interesting and informative articles written by Canadian experts on topics of interest to players of all levels, and the experts’ answers and analysis to the last Great Canadian Bidding Contest, and much more.
Holding this: ♠AK42 65 AKQJ963 –, what is your call after P-3♠-4-? Find out what the expert Canadian panelists bid in the TGCBC Article.

2023 Helen Shields Rookie Master Results

This year, we had 10 clubs and 92 total tables in our first Rookie Master game since the pandemic. Thank you to all the clubs who participated.
Congratulations to Audrey Moffat and Kit Hilton from the Peterborough Bridge Club who had the top result of 71.23%!! In second place were Doug Barnes and Carol Hollingsworth of the Albion Hills Bridge Club with 70.66%. Results are available here: Top 25 – Canada Wide and Top 5 – By Zone.

Team Fergani wins the Online Team League 2022-2023

Congratulations to the winning team of the Online Team Line 2022-2023 – Team Fergani: Kamel Fergani, Marc-André Fourcaudot, Sondra Blank, Nicolas L’écuyer, Zygmunt Marcinski, Michel Lorber, Judith Gartaganis, Nicholas Gartaganis.
The finalist team is Team Kujirai: Eiji Kujirai, Mark Caplan, Barbara Clinton, Vince Oddy, Fred Gitelman, David Lindop, Doug Baxter.
Congratulations to all the teams that participated.
More information on the Online Team League page.