The Atlantic Championships 2019 have just finished in Cardiff.These championships are important as it is also the qualifier for next years World Championships to be held in the Gold Coast, Australia. Ireland teams have qualified for next years World Championships in seven out of the eight events and indeed the Ireland Mens team leave Cardiff […]
Team Ireland Emerging Squad The Emerging Squad will replace the previous Development or Elite 2 Squads. Emerging Squads will contain those players, who it is believed, have the potential to progress into the Elite Squad in the next few years, if not sooner. These players may or may not be currently on International Teams. This […]
Team Ireland Elite Squads Players within the Elite Squads must make themselves available for any ‘Major Events’ within the bowling calendar. Other events within the calendar ‘may’ be selected from outside this Elite Squad and the Emerging Squad. All Players within these Squads must abide by the Athlete Agreement Form that will be issued […]
The IBF executive wish all bowlers a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.
It was a super performance when Aaron Tennant was narrowly beaten in the final of the Hong Kong Singles. Now he has gone one better by winning the Prestigeous Pairs Title along with Ian McClure. They went through the entire tournament unbeaten and picked up the title earlier today. They beat a very good pair […]
Anti- Bullying Week in Northern Ireland (12-18th Nov). The Irish Bowls Federation are committed to ending #bullying in sport show #RESPECT #ABW18
Regional Academies – Performance Analysts As part of the roll out of Regional Academies for 2019, I am pleased to announce that Gary McElroy and Colin Campbell will be carrying out the role of Performance Analysts. These roles will involve the use of newly developed analysis spreadsheets, which have been created to help develop […]
The Irish Bowls Federation is pleased to announce the launch of Bowls Regional Acadamies. See the message from our High Performance Coach below
The following players have been selected for the Hong Kong Classic in November 2018 from the 7th to the 18th. Ian McClure Aaron Tennant Best of luck to all involved Neil Booth High Performance Coach
The 4th Annual General Meeting of the Irish Bowls Federation will be held on Friday 22nd June at 7.oopm at Belmont BC. Admission is by invitation only. Please contact your governing Body Honorary Secretary if you wish to attend.