Monthly Archives: April 2017

19 04, 2017

Rising corporate star joins World Bowls board

By |2017-04-19T09:44:44+01:00April 19th, 2017|News|

WORLD Bowls president John Bell and his executive colleagues are delighted to announce the appointment of Claire Leonard, one of the UK’s leading lights in the field of strategic marketing and business development, to the organisation’s Board of Directors. ‘It’s a further extension of our resolve to grow the World Bowls brand and capture the [...]

7 04, 2017

Latest Inside Bowls Magazine Now On-Line

By |2017-04-07T03:57:23+01:00April 7th, 2017|Inside Bowls, News|

THE April 2017 edition of Inside Bowls, the official magazine of World Bowls, is now on line and available to read FREE of charge. This month's edition included a comprehensive coverage of last month's World Cup at Warilla and the British indoor championships from Belfast. Click here to enjoy the latest news and great stories [...]

2 04, 2017

World Youth Championships Broadbeach Qld – Day 7

By |2017-04-02T08:58:27+01:00April 2nd, 2017|News|

Salmon is biggest fish in youth pond In a brilliant exhibition of international bowls Welshman Daniel Salmon has captured the 2017 World Youth Championships men's singles gold medal at the Broadbeach Bowls & Community Club on Queensland's Gold Coast. Salmon, a 22-year-old painter and decorator from Cardiff, won 21-17 against 20-year-old Australian Corey Wedlock, a green [...]

2 04, 2017

Women’s youth singles champion crowned

By |2017-04-02T06:46:23+01:00April 2nd, 2017|News|

In one of the biggest upsets in recent bowls history Canada's Pricilla Westlake has claimed the World Youth women's singles championship final at Broadbeach Bowls Club on Australia's Gold Coast today. She snatched victory from defending champion and hot favourite Ellen Ryan from Australia 21-20 in the gold medal match. And earlier on in the day Westlake [...]

2 04, 2017

World youth pairs champions decided

By |2017-11-02T15:49:02+01:00April 2nd, 2017|News|

The composite team of Connie Rixon from Malta and Australia's Bill Johnson emerged victorious in the World Youth mixed pairs championship final at Broadbeach Bowls Club on Australia's Gold Coast today. They defeated the gallant Scottish duo of Claire Walker and John Fleming 21-17 in the 18-end gold medal match. Last night Rixon and Johnson [...]

1 04, 2017

World Youth Championships Broadbeach Qld – Day 6

By |2017-04-01T13:46:14+01:00April 1st, 2017|News|

Men's singles: Sec.1: Rd.11: Izzat Dzulkeple (MAS) bt Rob Law (CAN) 21-9, Corey Wedlock (AUS) bt John Fleming (SCO) 21-10, Connor Rabey (GUE) bt Martin Sham (HKC) 21-7, Aaron Tennant (IRE) bt Lawrence Paniani (CKI) 21-3, Aaron Teys (AUS) bt Carlos Tigere (BOT) 21-5. Final standings: Wedlock 30 points +76 shots, Teys 27 +85, Tennant 21 +31, [...]