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…

Funbridge, partner of the 2nd International Festival of the Paris Country Club.

  2nd International Bridge Festival of the Paris Country Club After a successful first edition last year, once again Funbridge will have the tremendous privilege of sponsoring the International Festival of the Paris Country Club organised by Philippe Soulet and Claude Katan. The festival will be held from 7th to 13th November in the magnificent surroundings of the Paris Country Club (situated approximately ten minutes from the centre of Paris). ON THE FESTIVAL…

Your September newsletter

September saw the World Bridge Games being staged in Wroclaw, Poland. The event is held every four years and can easily be referred to as the Bridge Olympics. Nations from all over the world can take part, which makes this event even more prestigious. September News World Bridge Games Visit the Funbridge blog to discover the winning teams in the different Teams and Pairs categories. And this year, for the…

Three-suited Squeeze (Le Bridgeur Magazine n°894 – May 2015)

Article written by Jérôme Rombaut and published in the French magazine Le Bridgeur n°894 on 15 May 2015. This month, Funbridge invites you to discover another squeeze deal commented by the Belgian player Jean-Michel Grosfils. In the last article, we had given you a first example of an unusual squeeze where opponents were obliged to slavishly rectify the count for declarer. Here is a new case seen on Funbridge illustrating an…

Your July newsletter

With two new game modes released over the last two months, namely “commented tournaments” and “face the elites“, activity on Funbridge is in full swing. A free introductory module to bridge has also been developed in partnership with the Swedish Bridge Federation, allowing you to review the basics of bridge and assess your level thanks to numerous exercises. Please note that this game mode is exclusively reserved for Swedish players…

Bids from Belgium (Le Bridgeur Magazine n°892 – March 2015)

Article written by Jérôme Rombaut and published in the French magazine Le Bridgeur n° 892 on 15 March 2015. Funbridge doesn’t only focus on card play. This month you will be challenged by a slam sequence requiring some thinking. As you may know, Funbridge Quiz 2 is available on tablets and smartphones. It enables you to improve different areas of your game, especially auction, leads and defence, and test your knowledge…

Jérôme Rombaut crowned European Champion in Budapest

Jérôme Rombaut – François Combescure – Jean-Christophe Quantin – Thomas Bessis – Frédéric Volcker – Lionel Sebbane (C) – Cédric Lorenzini The European Bridge Team Championships held in Budapest from 16th to 25th June 2016 are now over. 3 series have been played Open: the most prestigious event with 37 registered teams, Women: 23 teams, Senior: 24 teams. To have a chance to secure a ticket to the next World Team Championships in Lyon…