About

World Bowling

World Bowling is the International governing body for the sport of Tenpin, Ninepin and the newly formed Parabowling representing five continental zones and 114 member federations.

World Bowling was recognized by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in 1979 as the world governing body for the sport of Bowling and by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) in 2019 for Parabowling.

Read more about World Bowling’s history.