La Baule International Bridge Festival

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Welcome to the 69th International Bridge Festival of La Baule, from August 16th to August 25th, 2019

Dear Bridge players,

Every ingredient will be present to make of this 69th Bridge Festival, in la Baule, not only a real success, but also a great moment of friendliness.

We are expecting a record attendance, both national and international.

The local authorities : the Municipality and the Region Council are supporting the event.

Valérie Pécresse and Olivier Lejeune have agreed to renew their support.

Our sponsors are more and more numerous and generous, which has allowed us to increase the prizes of the tournament up to 100.000€.

Winner or loser, each participant will have a chance of getting a present.

The Atlantia Convention Centre Complex will grant us with its very pleasant air-conditioned open spaces and modern and connected facilities.

Cédric Lorenzini, both European Champion and Vice World Champion, will give commentaries on the 2nd and 3rd sessions of the Open tournament, and Marc Kerlero, a famous author of many books on playing Bridge, will publish a daily gazette.

Sculptor Emmanuelle Foucaud and Painter Bernard Daviez will exhibit their works of art, during the whole Festival, and each of them will offer the winners of the masters, one of their artworks.

The « Drums in La Baule » jazz-blues-rock band will play several tunes during the cocktail receptions, just after the pairs tournaments.

So, make sure right now, you will be able to stay in our beautiful seaside-resort, from August 16th to August 25th !

Come and discover La Baule, this summer, its wonderful beach, one of the most beautiful bays in the world, its numerous cultural, sporting and leisure activities, as well as Guérande’s medieval town, the wild coast, the Brière, simply the art of living in La Baule !

Come and treat yourselves to a gastronomical tour of the land of great restaurants, either bistros, or beach restaurants or even the two Michelin star restaurant Anne de Bretagne !

All this, while sharing your passion for Bridge with us.


Dominique Beaumier,

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