New fliers and posters for youth

When promoting bridge to younger players, you need to adjust your usual tactics. One thing that’s important is changing the kinds of fliers and posters you use.   We created new flier and poster templates to promote bridge and ran … Continued

Invite former players to return

Noticing that some players haven’t been around lately? While it’s always important to attract new bridge players, it’s also essential to reconnect with those who used to play when you promote your club. If you have a record of players … Continued

Reach out to your neighbors

We’ve discussed many ways to use social media to reach out to potential bridge players. Another option mentioned at a recent roundtable during the Gatlinburg Regional was Nextdoor. Nextdoor is a website that specializes in sharing hyper-local information. It’s a … Continued

Organize your team for The Longest Day 

The Longest Day, an annual fundraising event to fight Alzheimer’s disease will soon be here. This event gives you a chance to attract new duplicate players and promote bridge in your community.    There are many things you can do … Continued

The Power of Facebook and Beyond

We’ve been talking about the power of Facebook advertising, and recently we hosted a webinar walking you through the process of creating an ad. If you weren’t able to attend, you can watch a recording of it on our website … Continued

Boost Your Brain Power

From the challenge to the friendship, bridge is fun for a variety of reasons. But it also offers many benefits, like improving your ability to analyze and your memory. While focusing on the fun is great for marketing classes and … Continued

Reinforce bridge fundamentals

Handouts are often great companions to a lesson. These could be recaps, homework, club announcements or our new Rules of Thumb bookmark! Designed to reinforce bidding fundamentals, this printable bookmark is a quick reference for opening bids and responses. While … Continued

Come play with us

A good partnership is key to a successful game. At the ACBL, we want share our strengths with you and other bridge players. That is one of the reasons why we offer a membership. Together with clubs, teachers, units and … Continued

Thank you teachers

Five years ago former ACBL President Craig Robinson went on a cross-country tour of bridge clubs. One of the greatest takeaways from his experience was what creates a thriving bridge community — an active beginner education program. Without trained, supported … Continued