Welcome to World Bowls – supporting the game across the world
The sport of bowls is played across the world. It’s a vibrant, dynamic and exciting leisure activity that can be played and enjoyed by all ages, both indoors and outdoors.
World Bowls is the recognised International Federation for the Sport of Bowls.
Currently there are 55 Member National Authorities, in 52 countries, across six continents that are members of World Bowls.
Our mission is to encourage, promote, develop and ensure the growth of our sport throughout the world and to assist those who wish to develop bowls as a sport in their country.
News From World Bowls
FORMER world singles champion of champions winners Brett Wilkie and Aron Sherriff staged a herculean battle for the crown in the Australian Open Championship men’s final today at the Broadbeach Bowls Club on Queensland’s Gold [...]
AUSTRALIA'S No.1 ranked lady Natasha Scott reaffirmed her status as one of the sport’s premier performers today when she powered to victory in the women’s singles final at the Australian Open Championships. Presented at the [...]
Presentation documents from the recent very successful European Development Seminar held in Glasgow, Scotland are now available on the World Bowls website. Click on the 'Development' tab and then all the documents can be accessed [...]
The World Bowls Gallery
A selection of photos from our archives taken at many events and competitions around the world.
Just click on the arrow to scroll through the Gallery.