What:             Online Duplicate Bridge Tournament with €10,000 ($13,000) prize pool

When:            March 30, 2013

                           8pm CET (Amsterdam)/2pm EST (New York)

Where:          www.bridgebig.com

Who:              All competitive bridge players are welcome. Individual bridge, no partners.

Registration: Opens March 1, 2013 with three ways to enter.

  1. Register directly for a buy-in of €75 (a little less than $100).
  2. Earn a seat in the knock-out by winning a qualifying tournament with a €12 ($15) buy-in.
  3. Work up from a qualifying tournament with a €3 ($4) buy-in from which the top two places proceed to the €12 qualifier. 

Sign up:          Create an account on www.bridgebig.com.

Buy-ins can be paid with any major credit card or PayPal.

 Formats:         The March 30 tournament uses a 32-board knock-out format, with an unlimited number of players and a guaranteed prize pool of €10,000 (about $13,000) to be split between the top ranked players. For example, first place will earn between €2,000 and €5,000 depending on the number of players; pay-out schedule is posted in advance on bridgebig.com. Qualifiers are 8-person tournaments that run 24/7 from March 1 until March 30; as soon as the eighth player registers, the tournament begins.

 More info:      https://bridgebig.com/#10k-knockout