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IBF hires expert from Singapore to develop global coaching certification program

JEFF RICHGELS | Posted: Tuesday, December 22, 2020 4:00 am
Dr. Koh Koon Teck of Singapore was recently appointed chairman of the IBF Global Coach Education Pathway. Photo by International Bowling Federation.
Bowling has long had the weird structure of having one national federation (USBC) setting the specifications and standards used by the international governing body and therefore much of global bowling. That is changing under new International Bowling Federation CEO Andy Oram, so far most notably in IBF making string pinsetter certification its policy, available for every member country, with official standards, as I detailed in this story. USBC has not certified string pinsetter bowling and...