Richhill Recreation Centre to host National Indoor Bowls Championship finals

Karen McCaffrey March 6, 2014

Pictured at the launch of the IIBA National Indoor Bowls Championship scheduled to take place at Richhill Recreation Centre on Saturday 22 March. Front row L- R, Cllr Robert Turner, Lord Mayor of Armagh City and District Council, David Sterritt - IIBA President Back Row L-R Jim McIlroy ? IIBA Competition Secretary, Arty Wright ? IIBA Secretary, David Hunter ? IIBA Chairman, Harold Massey ? IIBA Press Officer, Wilfred Crawford ? IIBA Treasurer, Mark Wilson ? Duty Officer, Richhill Recreation CentreThe Irish Indoor Bowling Association National Indoor Bowls Championship finals are scheduled to take place on Saturday 22 March 2014, from 1.00pm, at Richhill Recreation Centre.

The event will see the, National singles, pairs, triples and rinks taking place along with the ladies single, ladies pairs, ladies triples the junior singles and the over 55s pairs; which have all been played down to final stages.

The event attracts hundreds of bowls enthusiasts from all over the North and South of Ireland and guarantees some fantastic bowling from the finalists.

David Sterrit, IIBA President is looking forward to the event and commented, “We are delighted to be back at Richhill for the finals of the IIBA Championships. Over several years this has been an excellent venue and we are deeply indebted to Armagh City and District Council for providing us with the facility.”

The Lord Mayor of Armagh City and District, Councillor Robert Turner said, “I am pleased to welcome back for the fifth year the National Bowls Championship finals to Richhill Recreation Centre. With so many talented players taking part in this year’s event it is hoped that everyone will have a fun and enjoyable day.”

Everyone is encouraged to come along to show their support on the day and watch some of the best players from around the country competing.