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Learn Bowls

The sport of Lawn Bowling is suitable for all ages but requires a level of skill, fitness as well patience in order to progress. The following sections are resources that can be used to understand the laws of the game as well techniques that can be used to become proficient in the sport.  

Official Bodies

World Bowls Is the Governing Body of the sport

Bowls Scotland Is the Scottish Governing Body

Useful Resources

Introduction to Bowls - A general introduction to the sport

Laws of the Game  - The World Bowls laws the game of Lawn Bowls

Lawn Bowls Basics - A short film about bowls

Common Bowls Faults - A short film about common errors

Tony Alcock Coaching - A film directed at Scottish Delivery 

The Delivery - Tips on appropriate delivery

How to Strike - Forcing the shot

How to really Strike - Really fording the shot !