Monthly Canada-Wide Game on BBO

The CBF holds a monthly game on BBO on the 3rd Saturday of each month. These games are for CBF members only and are an opportunity to play with and against fellow Canadian players. Please help us spread the word and thank you for supporting Canadian bridge.
In January, February, and March the games will serve as qualifiers for the COPC (pairs). The Canadian Open Pairs Championships require prior qualification to participate. The dates are: January 20, February 17 and March 16. All at 1:15pm. EST. Have fun!
Please visit the page Monthly Canada-Wide Game on BBO (under Events) for all details on this eventn.

More Practice Sessions on RealBridge

Practice sessions on RealBridge have been organized, in preparation for the Canadian Championships round robin matches to be played on this platform.
Several practice sessions have been added in January and February. Past sessions remain accessible, if you want to go back and look at the past results.
Read on to see the days and times of these sessions and to click on the link to access them.



The Round Robin Qualifiers will take place for the four major events on RealBridge. All matches begin at 12:00 p.m. EST. (Kibitzing delayed by 30 minutes) and subsequent matches will follow throughout the day. All information on teams, schedules and results can be found here: 2024 Chapionships.

  • Mixed Teams –  January 12, 13, 14
  • Womens Teams – January 20, 21
  • Open Teams – February 9, 10, 11
  • Senior Teams – February 24, 25
  • Follow this link ( to kibitz the round robin matches on RealBridge. Simply write your name when you enter on the kibitz server, nothing else. This event is “Canadian National Teams.”
    The finals will be held in Penticton, B.C. in June at the CBC.

    2024 Canadian Championships

    The 2024 Canadian Championships will be held in Penticton, B.C. from June 10 to 18 in parallel with the Penticton Regional. 
    For all team events, the Round Robin stage will be played online in January and February, and the finals will be held in Penticton, as well as the COPC and CIPC events.
    Continue reading to see the registration deadlines and the round robin dates for the various events… and more information.
    Register a teamfollow this link.

    October 23 issue of Bridge Canada is online

    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.
    Which expert won the ‘Self-Deprecating Hymour Award with this comment: ‘Another impossible set of problems’ Do they ever get easier?’. Find out in the article ‘TGCBC – Four years later’ is issue of Bridge Canada.
    Whatever your level, you will find informative and interesting articles.

    The Great Canadian Bidding Contest – March 2024 Problems

    For the October problems, Andy Stark and Dan Jacob tied for the top expert score with 46. On the reader’s side, Fred Lerner had the top score, followed closely by Richard Bickley.
    Join in the fun and enter your bids for the March 2024 problems by February 10th, by sending your choices to Scoring and expert responses will be included in the March issue of Bridge Canada. Have fun!

    2023-2024 Online Team League

    We will once again play our Online Team League on BBO.

    New this year: Division B for any team with players having less than 2500MPs and free for this group.
    Zoom Meeting for the B teams, on Monday, September 25 at 8:00pm Est.

    The registration deadline for the 2023-2024 season is September 22, 2023. To register, click here.
    Read all about this friendly competition on the webpage specific to the 2023-2024 Online Team League (under Events). You can also contact us if you have any questions.