4 04, 2020

Message from the World President

By |2020-04-04T23:46:00+01:00April 4th, 2020|News|

I am writing to you as your newly re-elected President – an honour I am delighted to accept, and I sincerely thank World Bowls’ global membership for your continued support. This is however no time to dwell on the nicety of office. I am fully aware that our great sport, and indeed our way of [...]

4 04, 2020

Latest Inside Bowls Magazine Now Online

By |2020-04-04T23:26:30+01:00April 4th, 2020|Inside Bowls, News|

THE April 2020 edition of Inside Bowls, official magazine of World Bowls, is now available to read online FREE of charge. Click here for all the latest news and information, including the recent British Isles Championships, a feature on the fabulous Wanderers complex in South Africa, major competitions in New Zealand and so much [...]

30 03, 2020

World Championships rescheduled

By |2020-03-30T05:34:49+01:00March 30th, 2020|News|

TODAY'S announcement of the rescheduled date of the previously postponed 2020 World Bowls Championships has been a great fillip for the bowls community. World Bowls is delighted to provide the new dates for the event, which has now been rescheduled for 2021 as agreed with the Host National Authority Bowls Australia, following their consultation with [...]

17 03, 2020

World Bowls 2020 postponed

By |2020-03-18T07:43:21+00:00March 17th, 2020|News|

In consultation with Bowls Australia, the host nation, we have mutually agreed that the 2020 World Bowls Championships be postponed indefinitely as a result of the evolving coronavirus (COVID-19) global pandemic. The event, which was set to be staged on Queensland’s Gold Coast from May 26 – June 7, and involve 36 competing nations from [...]

14 03, 2020

World Indoor Championships Cancelled

By |2020-03-14T23:19:59+00:00March 14th, 2020|News|

Statement from World Bowls & I.I.B.C. With the Coronavirus (COVID-19) escalating globally over the last several weeks and even days, World Bowls Ltd and International Indoor Bowls Council, in conjunction with the host National Authority, English Indoor Bowls Association, have held meetings over the last 36 hours regarding the World Bowls Indoor Championships scheduled to [...]