Open Trials

The remaining trials for the world bridge games will be postponed indefinitely, including the closing date of entry, until such time as certainty is restored regarding Covid-19. The events will be rescheduled when possible and new deadlines will be made public once the dates have been fixed.

Open Trials

Camrose Trials 2021

Please can you email your Convention Card in the correct format (WBF for Trials and EBU card for EBU Congresses) to We will send you a link to a pdf version which you can then provide at the table for your opponents.

The top six pairs qualifying to play in one weekend of the Camrose in 2021, are:

Jon Cooke & Cameron Small
Sally Brock & Barry Myers
Richard Hillman & Keith Bennett
Shahzaad Natt & Ian Pagan
John Atthey & Neil Rosen
Michael Byrne & Kieran Dyke

The first Camrose Weekend takes place from 8th -10th January and will be managed by Ireland
The second Camrose Weekend takes place from 5th - 7th March and will be managed by Wales

Entry List
John Hassett & Trevor Ward
Simon Gillis & Espen Erichsen
Shahzaad Natt & Ian Pagan
Robert Miller & Ufuk Cotuk
David Sherman & Peter Hasenson
Claire Robinson & Paul Barden
Aaron Hutton & Oliver Powell
Norman Selway & Kay Preddy
John Atthey & Neil Rosen
Debbie Sandford & Kath Stynes
Paul Hackett & Judi Lawson
Jason Hackett & John Sansom
Ian Draper & Jeremy Willans
Ollie Burgess & Diana Nettleton
Justin Hackett & David Mossop
Victor Milman & David Kendrick
Clive Owen & Brian Senior
Ben Green & Ankush Khandelwal
Charlie Bucknell & Ewa Wieczorek
Alan Mould & John Holland
Bridget Rampton & Allison Green
Michael Byrne & Kieran Dyke
Jon Cooke & Cameron Small
Alan Wilson & Nick Smith
Joe Fawcett & Heather Dhondy
Bjorn Ahl & James Cater
Jamie Fegarty & Thomas Gardner
Ben Norton & Stefano Tommasini
Catherine Curtis & Paul Fegarty
Sally Brock & Barry Myers
Patrick Lawrence & David Barker
Richard Hillman & Keith Bennett
Harry Anoyrkatis & Sam Anoyrkatis
Karen Pryor & Malcolm Pryor
Chris Dixon & David Jones
Graham Orsmond & Susanna Gross
Richard Bowdery & James Thrower
Peter Taylor & John Cox
David Douglas & Tom Paske
Trevor Matthews & David Muller

If you can't see your entry here, please contact -- it may be because your partner hasn't signed up!

For entries, please email, phone 01296317203, or enter via your My EBU.

The Trials will take place from the 11th - 13th December on RealBridge, and will start no earlier than 2pm on Friday. On the weekend, the trials will start no earlier than 10am and finish no later than 8pm. The final format will depend on the number of entries.

Entries are now closed.

Olympiad Open Trials

The format is a three-day round-robin followed by a two-day final. Entries are now closed. The trials are from the 13th – 17th March in the Young Chelsea, entry is £440 per team and the event itself will be held in Italy, Salsomaggiore Terme from 21st August – September 4th.

Entries received

Allfrey | Alexander Allfrey, Andrew Robson, Peter Crouch, Simon Cope, Tom Paske, Ed Jones
Black | Andrew Black, David Gold, Andrew McIntosh, Phil King, Tom Townsend, Ben Handley-Pritchard
Gillis | Simon Gillis, Alex Hydes, Glynn Liggins, Espen Erichsen, Graham Osborne, Jason Hackett
Harris | Jonathan Harris, Steve Root, Niall Igoe, Eduard Malhasyan, Stephen Kennedy
Leslie | Mike Bell (C), Tim Leslie, Ben Norton, Michael Byrne, Kieran Dyke
Malinowski | Artur Malinowski ( C ), David Bakhshi, Cameron Small, Jon Cooke
Phoenix | Ali Ahmed, Croz Croswell, Marusa Gold, Todor Tiholov, James Thrower
Ward | Trevor Ward, John Hassett, David Kendrick, Victor Milman

2020 Open Trials for European National Teams Championship

• Friday 22nd – Sunday 24th November 2019 - East Midlands Bridge Centre 55 Chapel St, Derby, DE21 7JR (16 pairs with 7 qualifying) • Friday 3rd – Monday 6th January 2020 - Young Chelsea Bridge Club, Brooklyn House, Goldhawk Rd, London W12 8HA (10 pairs)

Conditions of Contest

updated 07/01/2020.