-Due to the recent social distancing changes in the state of WV, the WVIRBA events have been directly affected. Please check the schedule page regarding events you’re planning to attend. We will continue to make updates and changes to the 2020 WVIRBA schedule as new information is made available.
Coopers Rock State Forest
Located near Morgantown and Cheat Lake, Coopers Rock State Forest offers Irish Road Bowling a beautiful Spring setting for a family fun event. The park closes the course to traffic during the event, a rarity in this game. In 2018, bowlers traveled from as far as Chestertown MD and Dallas TX to compete.
Coopers Rock will also be the site for the 2019 Jerod Putnam Amateur Open, June 7th - 9th. Amateur bowlers form all over the country are welcome to compete in this singles tournament that benefits the Jerod Putnam Scholarship Fund.
Registration at 12:00. Bowling begins at 1:00
Contact Coopers Rock State Forest (304) 594-1561
48 Bowlers, 14 Teams
1st Bucktown Tossers 25 long
2nd PreGamers 25 short
3rd Holy River Gang 26
4th Belington Boys 28
5th Puppalupdup 29
Take the Coopers Rock exit off I-68. Turn towards the overlook. Park at the first parking area on the right. Course begins at the gate on the Iron Furnace road.