Monthly Archives: October 2016

13 10, 2016

Collins elected to World Bowls board

By |2016-10-13T03:02:21+01:00October 13th, 2016|News|

WELL-KNOWN Guernsey bowls identity Garry Collins has won a seat on the World Bowls board following a recent election for the vacant Europe Region post in which he was one of three candidates. An international competitor, senior Bowls Guernsey official and leading sports administrator within the Channel Islands, Mr Collins also brings a wealth of [...]

4 10, 2016

Participation Conference in Christchurch during World Championships

By |2017-11-02T15:49:04+00:00October 4th, 2016|News|

DECLINING memberships, fluctuating participation and cruel stereotypes that bowls is only a game for ‘old people’ continue to challenge the sport moving forward. Add to that a change in domestic landscape and bowlers amidst time-poor lifestyles, encouraging people to venture out onto the green and play competitively is getting a whole lot harder. That’s why [...]