Joint statement by WNBA President Thomas Berk and IBF CEO Andrew OramMore info in PDF document
Ninepin goes World Games 2022
I am very happy to announce to you all that our wonderful Ninepin sport is selected as a demonstration competition at the World Games 2022 in Birmingham, USA. Further information about it shortly and at our online conference on May 22nd, 2021 directly from IBF CEO Andrew Oram. Many thanks for this great chance for Ninepin to everyone who contributed to this very positive development especially to IBF and its CEO Andrew Oram.
International lane inspections, Covid-19
The corona situation involves considerable restrictions. This also affects the international approvals and inspections of the ninepin bowling alleys.
Who we are?
(WNBA) World Ninepin Bowling Association was founded at London 1973 from former FIQ (Federation Internationale des Quilleurs). FIQ was the world governing body of Tenpin Bowling and Ninepin Bowling. Tenpin Bowling was organised within the FIQ from WTBA (World Tenpin Bowling Association) and Ninepin Bowling from WNBA (World Ninepin Bowling Association). 2015 FIQ and WTBA merged to World Bowling. Therefrom WNBA is an associated member of World Bowling.
Actually WNBA has member federations in 28 countries in 3 continents (Europe, South America, Asia). Because of different kinds of lanes Ninepin bowling will be practised in 3 discipline associations (sections).