WVIRB Mission Statement


We Hereby Establish the Mission of the West Virginia Irish Road Bowling Association:

To Preserve and Protect the Ancient Irish Sport of Road Bowling, Also called Irish Long Bullets, in the State of West Virginia.

To Follow the Highest Standards of Sportsmanship in All of Our Activities.

To Teach Irish Road Bowling to Men, Women, and Children as a Sport Providing Health and Physical Fitness.

To Celebrate Nature and the Scenic Beauty of the Country Road of Wild and Wonderful West Virginia.

To Honor the Special Place of Ireland, West Virginia and its Irish Spring Festival as the Birthplace of Irish Road bowling in West Virginia.

To Represent West Virginia in National and International Irish Bowling Competition.