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 51 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

Atlantic Championships – Day 2

By |December 1st, 2015|

Tuesday, 1 December
Section 1
Round 3: South Africa bt Argentina 36-0; England bt Isle of Man 32-6; Cyprus bt Kenya 19-8; Spain bt Zimbabwe 18-11; Scotland – bye.
Round 4: Scotland bt Cyprus 23-17; […]

Inside Bowls – December Issue

By |December 1st, 2015|

The December Issue of Inside Bowls is available to download now.
Read the latest news from The Official World Magazine of World Bowls.

2015 Asia Pacific Bowls Championships – Day 7

By |December 1st, 2015|

2015 Asia Pacific Bowls Championships
Day 7:
Men’s singles: Sec.1: Rd.6: Ryan Bester (CAN) bt Mike Kernaghan (NZL) 21-15, Hizlee Rais (MAS) bt Zhang Jing Rong (CHN) 21-1, Neil Furman (USA) bt Ryan Dixon (NFI) 21-11. Rd.7: […]

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.