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SportNI Sports Club Survey

See the below information from SportNI. Bowling Clubs should take the opportunity to complete the survey and provide data that can possibly provide funding in the future. Sport NI is passionate about creating a sporting system that is underpinned by an infrastructure of quality and accessible clubs playing a key role in supporting inclusive sporting […]

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IBCA Assistant Coach Course

An IBCA Assistant Coach Course will be held as follows in 2020 Dates  –  Friday 10th January from 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm                  Saturday 11th January from 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Venue  –  Belfast Indoor Bowling Club, Shaws Bridge, Belfast Fee  –  £30 per person ( 10% discount for 3+ members from the same club) This […]

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New – International Caps

The Irish Bowling Association introduced a new initiative this year by giving new International players a commemorative ‘International Cap’ to mark the occasion of their first cap for Ireland. The ‘Commemorative Cap’ shown above has a number on the side of the cap denoting the players own selection since the first International in 1903. If you […]

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European Bowls Championships 2019

      The 2019 European Team Championships will take place in Guernsey on 22 – 27 September 2019, the link below is to a live document that will be updated regularly with all current information.   https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/e/2PACX-1vQ2eozhKSH480iblRRdRVvhVFUNRus4ry-0ySI1Sm7QipZCAEkZAyd_XCcV7Obsnlawl7xQhbds5-vH/pubhtml   Ireland is represented by Simon Martin and Ian McClure in the Men’s Pairs and will join […]

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IBA Championships 2019 – Results

After the first day of high-quality semi-finals including some very close finishes, the finalists were decided and played on Saturday 7th September. Congratulations to all the competitors. Results were as follows: Open Singles Winner: Gary McCloy (Portrush) Open Singles Runner up: Richard Leonard (Crumlin) U25 Singles Winner: Cathal Gillen (C.Y.M) U25 Singles Runner Up: Robert Kirkwood […]

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U18 International Test Series 2019

The U18 International Test Series will take place at Belmont BC on Tuesday 20th and Wednesday 21st August. Come along and support the Ireland boys and girls against Scotland and Wales. The following players have been selected to represent Ireland  Laura Cassells Rushmere Rattlesnakes Jamie Craig Black Mountain Eagles Daniel Donnan Peninsular Panthers (Squad Vice Captain) Peter Haughey […]

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ATLANTIC SENIOR FOURS 2020

ATLANTIC SENIOR FOURS 2020 Bowls Cyprus has received formal approval from World Bowls to host a new competition known as the ‘Atlantic Senior Fours Championship’. The entire competition will be held on the greens at the Constantinou Bros Hotels in Paphos, Cyprus from 3rd December to the 15th December 2020. Each Member Nation may enter […]