♠ ♥ Play Online ♦ ♣
While we are all confined to base, staying safe, why not give some online bridge activities a go?
Bridge Base Online (BBO) is a site where you can play bridge casually with other people from Ireland and around the world, meet up with your bridge club friends online.
You need to become a bridgebase member but it is free to join.
How to play on BBO
♠ ♥ Learn Online ♦ ♣
Thomas MacCormac will be running online beginners bridge classes.The classes will be held on BBO and using Zoom. Contact Thomas at firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
Peter Pigot is also holding some classes online, suitable for beginners,improvers,Intermediate and advanced players check out details at https://www.bridgewebs.com/peterpigotbridge
Michael O'Loughlin, Author and Teacher, is offering regular free Bridge Lessons and Quizzes by email. These are suitable for Beginners and Intermediate players. If interested please register by emailing: email@example.com
Any other teachers hosting lessons online please let us know and we will post here.
♠ ♥ Compete Online ♦ ♣
Some TD's are hosting tournaments open to all in the competitive section BBO site.
Regent Bridge Club TD Declan Byrne (Regentman) is hosting some events open to non members, all details on their website https://www.bridgewebs.com/regent
Fergal O'Boyle (ansuid) is running some competitions open to Irish Intermediate pairs, all details of when and what time are posted on his website http://www.fob.ie
Eammonn Galligan (Eamonngall) is running a nightly Ireland IMP Pairs, open to all bbo players with an Irish flag on their profile. He has a blog where you will find all the details https://eamongall.blogspot.com/?m=1
Check out CBAI website too for other suggestions for bridge activities while we are missing our bridge in real world! http://www.cbai.ie
Hope you have some fun trying something new to distract us in these difficult times.