Looking forward to the start of the NIPGBL league fixtures in 75 days, we take the opportunity to look back and offer a snapshot of our organisation 75 years ago in 1944.
President: J MacBride (Belfast)
Hon Sec: T Lemon (Willowfield)
Hon Treas: W Montgomery (Knock)
IBA President: PT Watson (Ewarts)
No association championships were contested because of the ongoing war, but league and cup competitions continued.
League Division A Winners (14 teams): Cavehill
League Division B Winners (13 teams): Belmont
PGL Senior Cup Winners: Belfast
PGL Junior Cup Winners: Cavehill
IBA Senior Cup Winners: Forth River
IBA Junior Cup Winners: Willowfield
Our senior inter-association team won 2 out of 3 matches but lost the overall title on shots difference to the NIBA.