Your January newsletter

No doubt 2017 will be just as exciting as 2016! This is best illustrated by the new Team Championship (on smartphones, tablets and Mac) starting on 1 February. But before revealing too much about 2017, let’s look back at 2016 and review the highlights of the past year… New Interface It all started with the redesign of your app: new home screen, creation of a side menu, new display of game…

Update: discover the new Team Championship!

  As we announced a few weeks ago, the new Team Championship is the first great new feature of 2017 released by Funbridge! What is the Team Championship? 1. Teams They are made up of 4 to 6 players: 4 starters including 1 captain and up to 2 substitutes. 2. Championship Principle The teams are broken down into 6 divisions. Every month they play 5 tournaments of 15 deals at…

Your December newsletter

Christmas is fast approaching, so why not treat yourself or make someone’s day? Lacking inspiration for Christmas presents? Look no further! We have come up with a few ideas of gifts to give your bridge friends… The brand new computer program GOTO Bridge XVII For all players! Developed by our teams, this Windows software is the ideal present for any bridge fanatic! Discover it at www.gotobridge.com. A subscription to Funbridge…

Appetite comes with eating (Le Bridgeur Magazine n°897 – August 2015)

Article written by Jérôme Rombaut and published in the French magazine Le Bridgeur n°897 on 15 August 2015. In pairs tournaments, being hungry for success is a good thing. Squeeze can even turn you into an ogre provided you execute it by the book. Once again, this instructive deal has been reported to me by my faithful friend Jean-Michel Grosfils. Pairs tournament. Dealer South. East-West vulnerable. South’s hand is:  A K…

Introducing the big winners of the Team Championship

The 4th and last quarter of the 2016 Team Championship (on Funbridge PC) ended yesterday. We can now announce the big winner! The winning team of the 2016 edition is… Les Six Compagnons The members of Les Six Compagnons are regular players of the Team Championship! They have several victories under their belt: they won in 2013 (team name “Club des Cinq”) and 2015. Read the interview they gave to…

Pre-order the brand new version of GOTO Bridge now!

Discover GOTO Bridge XVII Computer bridge software for players of all ages and levels Thousands of deals with immediate comparison 4 game modes: unlimited deals, lessons & exercises, practice and tournaments User-friendly and intuitive graphical interface. What’s new? New game mode “bidding sequence explained“ Play deals commented by Barry Rigal, famous writer and bridge player Deal manager: sort, prepare, view and print your deals Thousands of new deals Packaged version…

DISCOUNT on brand new Funbridge Quiz 3 app!

  500 new quiz questions with answers broken into 5 main themes The right bid Which bid are you going to make on this sequence? The right hand Find the only hand matching the auction displayed. Forcing or not forcing? Is the last bid made by North forcing? Card play In defence, choose the right lead after having carefully analysed the auction. Defending a contract! You are in defence and…

Your November newsletter

This month in your Funbridge newsletter: a look back at the International Festival of Paris which ended a few days ago and a focus on recent and upcoming major bridge events involving Funbridge. 2016 Fall North American Bridge Championships The NABC will be held from 24 November to 4 December 2016 at the spectacular Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort in Orlando, Florida. Not only will you join the…

A look back at the 2nd International Bridge Festival organised by Paris Country Club

The second edition of the International Bridge Festival of Paris, organised by Philippe Soulet and Claude Katan at Paris Country Club, was held from 7th to 13th November. As you can see in the ranking lists below, the Festival of Paris is an opportunity to meet bridge players with impressive playing records (World Champions, European Champions, Champions of France, etc.)! But this festival is above all the ideal place to relax…