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GAY GAMES II BOWLING - A Quick Heads Up

25th April 2023

GAY GAMES II BOWLING - A Quick Heads Upby Kim Shephard, ChairGay Games 11 is being co-hosted in Guadalajara, MX during the period 03 - 11 November, 2023. Are you ready?Note: Bowling will ONLY be avail..

Message from the President - Tournament News

24th April 2023

Tournament NewsIGBO currently has over 50 regional tournaments as members. Each of these events has years of experience and faithful followers for the exceptional and fun experiences they provide to a..

Farewell from Treasurer Terri

16th April 2023

Farewell from Treasurer Terriby: Terri Paulk, TreasurerI want to send out a fond farewell to everyone. After 9 years, I will be passing on the torch as the IGBO Treasurer in Seattle.I started working..

Reflections from First Time Tournament Attendees

10th April 2023

Any time something is done for the first time, it can hold a lot of feelings, emotions, experiences, memories, and maybe even some highlights. At almost every IGBO tournament, there is at least one if..

IGBO Receives Award from Compete Magazine

25th January 2023

I wanted to let everyone know that I had the honor of accepting the Sports Organization of the Year award for IGBO from COMPETE Sports Diversity Awards.I was also there for a seminar and discussion wi..

Leagues and Tournaments

25th January 2023

Leagues and Tournamentsby Sam HullOur meeting in DC was super productive!It was great to see all of you and have a chance to openly discuss the needs, fears and changes needed in the running of our I..

IGBO Tournament Bowling and You

9th January 2023

IGBO Tournament Bowling and YouBy Donald BeachLike so many of you, I told myself tournament bowling is not for me. I thought tournament bowling was for high-average awesome bowlers who rolled high sco..

Tournament Listings by Date, Location, and Alphabet

1st October 2022

Below is a PDF document that lists all tournaments by Date, Location, and Alphabet. Download to your computer to reference all year long!(If you notice any content that is not correct, please contact..

Crossword of Bowling Terms

21st September 2022

Bowling Terms CrosswordFrom October - December Edition of IGBO NewsletterTest your skills on this edition's puzzle! Print the image below, or download the PDF version here: Bowling_Terms_43582_6162e9..

The Importance of Renewals

21st September 2022

The Importance of RenewalsFrom October - December Edition of IGBO Newsletterby: Rob Silliman, IGBO PresidentEvery September begins the renewal period for IGBO membership. Now I know there are probabl..