The Singapore Tenpin Bowling Congress (STBC) was constituted in 1963 at a time when the sport of Tenpin Bowling was strictly for the recreational past-time of a privileged few
In 2005, the Singapore Tenpin Bowling Congress formerly changed its name to the Singapore Bowling Federation (SingaporeBowling) (SBF), the Constitution was amended and a new logo formed. UEN S66SS0011J.
Singapore Bowling Federation (SBF) or informally known as SingaporeBowling is the National Sports Association for the Sport of Tenpin Bowling. The Federation is affiliated to International Bowling Federation (IBF) and Asian Bowling Federation (ABF). SBF is also affiliated to Singapore National Olympic Council (SNOC) and supported by Sport Singapore (SportSG).
Singapore Bowling Federation is a Registered Society with the Registry of Societies (ROS) since 10th February 1966 (ROS 50/63 SPO), registered Charity since 1st February 2011 and Institution of a Public Character (IPC) since 2007. All registered charities enjoy automatic income tax exemption.
Institutions of a Public Character (IPCs) are exempt or registered charities which are able to issue tax deductible receipts for qualifying donations to donors. SBF was allowed to issue tax Exempt receipts since 2009.
SingaporeBowling had a new Logo from May 2005.
This logo is designed with the bowling pin as the main object of the visual, which represents the sport. Using a brush-like stroke, it symbolizes the ease and freedom of bowling as a sport.
Red & White are the main colours for the logo where these colours symbolize the colours of our National State Flag.