Conditions of Contest

The USBF General Conditions of Contest contain rules applicable to all USBF tournaments.

Each player in a USBF competition must sign the USBF Competitor's Agreement.

The United States Bridge Championship is governed by the Special Conditions of Contest for the USBC. Conditions of Contest in Word format are available for download for 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003,2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011,2012, 2013 Conditions of Contest in PDF format are available for 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017

The Special Conditions of Contest for the USBC are designed and edited by the ITTC. The Committee does much of its work by email, and welcomes members to join those discussions by joining the ITTC Forum on BridgeWinners. To join, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and she will make you a member (you need to be a BridgeWinners member).

The Women's United States Bridge Championship is governed by the Special Conditions of Contest for the WUSBC. Conditions of Contest in PDF format are available for 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016, and 2017

The WUSBC Conditions of Contest are formulated and reviewed by the WITTC . All interested people are welcome to attend the WITTC meetings at the three NABCs each year.

The United States Junior Bridge Championship is governed by the Special Conditions of Contest for the USJBC. In 2004 the USJBC was held as a Pairs Trials. In 2005 the USJBC was a Team competition and a Pairs Trial selected players for the Schools (under 21) championships.

Conditions of Contest for the 2011 U26 Online Pairs Trials for Croatia are available for download in PDF formet. 

Conditions of Contest for the 2011 U26 Team Trials for the 2012 Patino Cup and the 2011 U21 Team Trials for the 2012 Damiani Cup are available for download in PDF format.

Conditions of Contest for the 2013 Junior USBC, the 2015 Junior USBC and the 2017 Michael Seamon Junior USBC are available for download in PDF format.

The Senior United States Bridge Championship is governed by the Special Conditions of Contest for the SUSBC. Conditions of Contest in PDF format are available for download for 20112012, 2013, 2015, 2016, and 2017

The Conditions of Contest for the SUSBC are formulated and reviewed by the SITTC. All interested people are welcome to attend the SITTC meeting at the Summer NABC each year.