to the BIL BRIDGE Library

This site is an Online Library for Beginner and Intermediate Bridge Players so they can

  • keep up to date with the BBO Beginner and Intermediate Lounge (BIL) activities
  • access the schedule of daily lessons and tournaments – see the Events Calendar in the About BIL section
  • review lesson notes and bridge movies to improve their play - See the Explore BIL section
  • have the opportunity for one on one mentoring
  • have the opportunity to attend skill level restricted Courses

To Join the BIL click on the MEMBERSHIP MENU above or click Apply Online after reading the rest of this page-

Apply Online

  • Fill in and submit the form
  • Allow 24 hrs – the application has to be manually checked for BBO access and I live in New Zealand
  • A letter will be emailed to you with key instructions – be sure to read it carefully – it will help you to start getting the most from your membership straight away

All lessons and tournaments are held on Bridge Base Online . If not already a BBO member, to join Bridge Base Online (BBO)  go to www.bridgebase.com

There is no charge to attend lessons in the BILlies Retreat on BBO and playing in the BIL Teaching and Fun tournaments is FREE for members.

Use the above MENU to learn about the BIL community and all the activities members become involved in.

If you have never played Bridge read this article " How to Play Bridge " prepared by the American Contract Bridge League (ACBL)

We look forward to seeing you in the BIL

Maureen Hall
Founder Manager