DOWDS Jennifer < Back  
Sport Lawn Bowls
CGA Northern Ireland   
Gender Women
Born 07 Jul 1959 in Ballymoney, NIR
Height1.57 m
Weight 84 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Family Daughter: Lesley-Ann Dowds.
Residence Ballymoney, NIR
Occupation Chef
Languages English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? Started outdoor bowls in 1995 at Ballymoney.
Why this sport? Because her mother played the sport.
Club / Team Ballymena Bowling Club: Ballymena, NIR
Name of coach Sally McGarel
Coach from which country? Northern Ireland
Coach from what year? 2006
General Interest
Hobbies Watching golf and football, reading and walking. (Athlete, 02 Oct 2010)
Memorable sporting achievement Winning a Bronze Medal at the World Bowls Championships in New Zealand in 2008. (Athlete, 02 Oct 2010)
Hero / Idol George Best and Joey Dunlop. (Athlete, 02 Oct 2010)
Sporting philosophy / motto "One shot at a time." (Athlete, 02 Oct 2010)
Awards and honours She won the Northern Ireland Bowler of the Year award in 2004. (Athlete, 02 Oct 2010)
Famous relatives Her brother Geoffrey McKillop represented Northern Ireland in badminton. (Athlete, 02 Oct 2010)
Ambitions "To play well for myself and my country and help the youth coming through. (Athlete, 02 Oct 2010)