The 10th Open Balkan Bridge Championship will be held in Stara Zagora, Bulgaria,
on 4 - 5 October, 2017.

It is open to national teams of the Balkan countries and will be organized by the Bulgarian Bridge Federation and the Bridge Sport Club of Stara Zagora with the exclusive support of the Stara Zagora Municipality.

The venue of the 10th Balkan Bridge Championship will be the luxurious Vereya Hotel
in Stara Zagora.

The idea of organizing this event was first conceived at the 26th International Festival, which took place in Stara Zagora in 2007. The 10th edition of this event is comming after nine Balkan Teams Championships, which have been organized in last years and were very well received by the players and guests thanks to the excellent organization.

The reigning Balkan Champion is Serdika team from Bulgaria.

Immediatly after the Balkan Bridge Championship 36th International Open Bridge Festival will be held. Everybody is able to take part in the various tournaments without advance qualification. There are competitions for every taste: Pairs and Teams, open to all players.

The Open Balkan Bridge Championshipand and the main Open Teams from the 36th International Festival will be broadcasted by BBO.