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Irish Bowls Federation (IBF)

Welcome to the Web Resource for the Irish Bowls Federation (IBF)

The Irish Bowls Federation (IBF) is a federated organisation incorporating the 4 bowling governing bodies of Northern Ireland namely:

  • The Irish Bowling Association (IBA);
  • The Association of Irish Indoor Bowling (AIIB)
  • The Irish Women’s Bowling Association (IWBA)
  • The Irish Women’s Indoor Bowling Association (IWIBA).


This organisation was set up in late 2013 with the primary aim of developing all disciplines of the sport of bowls in Northern Ireland.

The Talent strategy outlines our plan to help develop bowls in Northern Ireland.

Talent Development Officers, Ian McClure and Chris Mulholland are tasked with implementing this Talent strategy

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Best wishes this morning to Ireland's men's Under 25 team as they face Wales in Newport! Lets do this!

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