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The BLI wish to express their appreciation to Cronin Movers Group who have been extremely generous sponsors of the score cards for the BLI.  This sponsorship is available to all clubs. They are also the main sponsor for our regional youth academy, The Leinster Lions.    

You can access their website at 

croninmovers.com

Laws of the Game of Bowls

The Laws of the Sport of Bowls are subject to copyright as detailed in the content.  You can view the laws by clicking on the attached photograh.  If you require a paper version of the laws copies of the  booklet can be obtained from the Secretary of the Irish Bowling Association (IBA).  See 

IBA Honorary Secretary

for contact details.

BLI / LBLI Blog

Staff Umpire

Congratulations to Paula Russell who has been appointed Staff Umpire replacing John Murphy who has retired from the post after many years,  Our thanks to John for all his hard work down through the years.

We wish Paula all the best in her new role.  If you are in need of an umpire for a tournament you can contact Paula at

staffumpire@irishlawnbowls.ie

 

 

Gean Kane RIP

We are sorry to have to report the death of Gean Kane of Bray Bowling Club.

Jean was a long standing member of Bray Bowling Club winning national titles and she was also capped by Ireland.

We extend our sympathies to Billy and her family.
May she rest in peace.
Reposing at her home on Sunday (Dec 18th) from 4pm to 7pm. Removal on Monday (Dec 19th) to St. John the Baptist Church, Blackrock, arriving for 10am Requiem Mass. Funeral immediately afterwards to Shanganagh Cemetery, Shankill. To view the Mass live click on this link https://sjb.ie/our-parish/webcam/

Eileen Gorman RIP

We are sorry to hear the sad news that Eileen Gorman has passed away.  Eileen played bowls in St James Gate for 40 years and the last five years in CYM.
Jacqui has known and played with Eileen for a long time and know that she will miss her very much.
Our thoughts are with Jacqui at this sad time.

Guide to this website

 

If you are having problems finding your way around this website hopefully the guide below will help you find what you are looking for.

 
Website Guide

IRISH LAWN BOWLS

Welcome to the official site of the Bowling League of Ireland and the Ladies Bowling League of Ireland.

Irish Lawn Bowls is the combination of the Bowling League of Ireland (BLI) and the Ladies Bowling League of Ireland (LBLI), the governing body for Lawn Bowls in the Republic of Ireland. The game is fast growing with clubs now in the following counties: Cork, Dublin, Kildare, Limerick, Meath, Offaly, Sligo, Waterford, and Wicklow. There are however many other counties where clubs are in the process of being formed.

Lawn bowls is a sport for all ages with competitors aged from under 10 to almost 100 currently playing in BLI/LBLI affiliated clubs. 

If you are new to the sport of bowls and want to find out how to play the game have a look at the following link which will help you find out how to play.

Link to How to Bowl

 

Map of Bowling Clubs within the BLI / LBLI 

Click on the “view larger map” button at the top right of picture for more details.  Note the details are what the individual club has put on Google and may not always be a 100% correct.  

A full list of BLI Member clubs together with their website details can be found at

BLI Clubs 

For club addresses and Secretary Details see

Club Secretaries

Welcome to the BLI / LBLI Blog

Here will be posted various notice that we want to bring to your attention