Bowling & Curling

There are numerous versions of Bowling played in Ireland, as well as Curling which is a related sport played on Ice.

Links to the Index Pages of the following versions of the Sports are provided below:

Tenpin Bowling

  1. Irish open Tenpin Bowling Championship (1991)

Lawn Bowls

  1. Irish Lawn Bowls – Bowling League of Ireland – Men’s Division 1 (2007-2012)
  2. Northern Ireland Bowling Association – Division 1 (2016-present)

Indoor Bowling

Irish Indoor Bowling Association

  1. Donegal Indoor Bowls (2016-present)
  2. East Antrim League (1993-1997)
  3. East Antrim Zone – Ballymena & District League (2016-present)
  4. Larne Zone Bowls – Larne District Indoor Bowling League (2009-present)
  5. Lisburn Zone Indoor Bowls (2016-present)
  6. Mid-Ulster Zone Indoor Bowls (2016-present)
  7. North West Bowls – Limavady & District Indoor Bowling League (2016-present)
  8. West Down Zone Indoor Bowls (2016-present)

Churches Indoor Bowling Associations

  1. Dublin & District United Churches Indoor Bowling Association (2016-present)
  2. Carrick & District United Churches (1993-1997)

Curling

  1. World Curling Federation – European Curling Championships (2004-2012; 2017-present)

Petanque

  1. Celtic Challenge (2012)
  2. Irish Petanque Association Finals (2007-2015)

Tenpin Bowling

Tenpin Bowling is a version of Skittles or Bowling played with a much bigger, heavier ball.

There are Bowling alleys throughout Ireland.

The Results & Tables of various competitions are to be found below:

Irish Open Tenpin Bowling | Men’s Championship (Seasons):

1991

Irish Open Tenpin Bowling | Women’s Championship (Seasons):

1991

Lawn Bowls

Results & Tables of Lawn Bowls Competitions in Ireland are to be found below:

Irish Lawn Bowls

Irish Lawn Bowls | Bowling League of Ireland | Men’s Division 1 2007-2012

Northern Ireland Bowling Association

Northern Ireland Bowling Association | Division 1 2016-2018

Indoor Bowling

Indoor Bowling was invented in the 1950s by two South Africans in Wales who wanted to play Bowls over Winter.

Below you will find the results & tables of various competitions in Ireland:

Irish Indoor Bowling Championships:

Irish Indoor Bowling Championships (Seasons):

1991

Irish Indoor Bowling Association:

Irish Indoor Bowling Association | Donegal Indoor Bowls | Nixon Alexander Financial League (A) 2016-2018

Irish Indoor Bowling Association | Donegal Indoor Bowls | DM Waste League (B) 2016-2018

Irish Indoor Bowling Association | East Antrim League 1993-1997

Irish Indoor Bowling Association | East Antrim Zone | Ballymena & District League 2016-2018

Irish Indoor Bowling Association | Larne Zone Bowls | Larne & District Indoor Bowling League 2009-2018

Irish Indoor Bowling Association | Lisburn Zone Indoor Bowls | Section A 2016-2018

Irish Indoor Bowling Association | Mid-Ulster Zone Indoor Bowls | League Section 1 2016-2018

Irish Indoor Bowling Association | North West Bowls | Limavady & District Indoor Bowling League | Section A 2016-2018

Irish Indoor Bowling Association | West Down Zone Indoor Bowls | League Division 1 2016-2018

Churches Indoor Bowling Leagues:

Carrick & District Churches League (Indoor Bowls) 1993-1997

Dublin & District United Churches Indoor Bowling Association (Overviews): 

Dublin & District United Churches Indoor Bowling Association | Rohu Cup (A) 2016-2018

Dublin & District United Churches Indoor Bowling Association | McIlwaine Cup (B) 2016-2018

Dublin & District United Churches Indoor Bowling Association | Price Cup (C) 2016-2018

Dublin & District United Churches Indoor Bowling Association | Kerr Trophy (D) 2016-2018

DDUCIBA Rohu Cup (A) (Seasons):

2016-17

DDUCIBA McIlwaine Cup (B) (Seasons):

2016-17

Curling

Curling

WCF | European Curling Championships 2004-2012

World Curling Federation | European Curling Championships Men 2017-2018

Petanque

Petanque, also known as Boules is the version of Bowling played at the foot of the Eiffel Tower and throughout France.

The Results of Petanque Competitions in Ireland are to be found below:

Petanque Celtic Challenge:

2012

Irish Petanque Association | Finals (Overviews):

Irish Petanque Association | IPA Singles 2007-2015

Irish Petanque Association | IPA Doubles 2007-2015

Irish Petanque Association | IPA Triples 2007-2015