Janet Hogan is headed to the world championships. Photo Emma Clarke / Central Telegraph
Janet Hogan is headed to the world championships. Photo Emma Clarke / Central Telegraph Emma Clarke

Janet to represent at World Deaf Lawn Bowls Championships

JANET Hogan of Biloela will represent Australia at the World Deaf Lawn Bowls Championships to be held in Ireland.

Janet will leave next Wednesday to compete in the championships in Belfast for two weeks.

The talented bowler has been playing bowls for about five years and was introduced to the sport by her friend, Biloela bowler Helen Shaw.

Janet's sister in New Zealand is also a champion bowler.

In the Australian National Championships in Mareeba last year, Janet was in the Queensland team and came third in the ladies singles.

She also skipped the ladies pairs to win the Australian title, skipped the ladies triples to win the Australian title and skipped the ladies fours to a third place.

The ladies Australian team travelling to Ireland includes five ladies - Janet and two ladies from Victoria and two from Brisbane.

They will meet in Dubai and travel to Ireland.

Janet has lived in Biloela for about 40 years.


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