With funding from the ACBL. the United States Bridge Federation (USBF) plans to send 5 teams to this championship: two open under-26 (U26) teams, two open under-21 teams (U21), and one team of young women under 26 (Rona). U26 includes players born in 1989 or later; U21, born 1994 or later.
Assisting with the T&T Week will be Debbie & Michael Rosenberg, without whose tireless efforts to organize the event this wouldn't be happening, mentors Marty Fleisher, Barry Goren, Karen McCallum, Jan & Chip Martel, Patty Tucker, Joe Stokes and Howie Weinstein, and ACBL Director Jay Bates. Many thanks to all of them for spending part of their holiday helping with this event. None of the mentors is being paid for his or her participation and we are very thankful to all of them for their help.