Dutch Bridge Association The Channel Trophy will again be played online this year. The Channel Trophy is the annual competition between the youth teams of the Netherlands, Belgium, England and France. If it is possible again, there will be played in March 2022, but there will be an online meeting on Friday 17 and Saturday 18 December. The four countries play against each other once and you can watch on RealBridge (with a delay of about 30 minutes), click on the logo. You will then be presented with a list of matches from which you can make your choice. The playing times are: On Friday, the Netherlands will play against Belgium at 19.15 (1st half) and 21.00 (2nd half). On Saturday, England will be the opponents at 10:00 and 11:45 and France at 14:30 and 16:15. There are four categories: U26 (juniors), U26W (girls), U21 (aspirants) and U16 (pupils). The Dutch teams consist of: U26 Youp Caris – Pim Dupont Dieter Goudzwaard – Sicco Kooiker Sibrand van Oosten – Stephan Thorpe Npc and coach Rob van den Bergh U26W Juliet Berwald – Mette Lejeune Rixt Geertsma – Marieke van der Valk Lotte de Wijs – Sarah de Wijs Npc Janneke Wackwitz , coach Rens Philipsen U21 Jorn Essink – Gabòr Friesen Sander Goor –Tobias Westerveld Noa Kant – Reinder van der Weide Npc and coach Rik Verbeek U16 Miel Brocken – Rex Brocken Lyne Engelsman – Imke van den Wijngaard Martijn Goor – Wout Klarenbeek Coen Kloppert – Richard van Zandbeek Npc Madelon Spek , coach Dennis Stuurman Don’t forget to follow us @