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

Celebrations Argentinian Style!

By |February 1st, 2016|

Winning is a fantastic feeling! Especially if this is your first win in the Atlantic Championships! Here's Dickie Rubinat from Argentina showing us just what it meant to him. WATCH DICKIE CELEBRATE ARGENTINIAN STYLE Well [...]

Inside Bowls – February Issue

By |February 1st, 2016|

Latest ‘Inside Bowls’ online. The February edition of Inside Bowls, the official magazine of World Bowls – is now available online. Its feature stories this month focus on the recent World Indoor Championships, Australia’s prestigious South [...]

Atlantic Championships 2015 – relive the best moments!

By |January 15th, 2016|

WORLD BOWLS ATLANTIC CHAMPIONSHIPS CYPRUS 2015 The full footage from the WORLD BOWLS ATLANTIC CHAMPIONSHIPS live streams is now on-line. This includes the Medal Ceremonies & interviews with some of the medallists. Thirty-three videos totalling [...]

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.