Category Archives: bowling

4 New Bowls Rules You Didn’t Know About

Bowling at TLH Leisure Resort

My daughter Ella and I recently completed an English Bowls Umpires Association (EBUA) Markers Course. I think that anyone new to playing bowls will benefit from taking the course.  We learnt so many things about the game and it’s rules and because of the way bowls has evolved over the years, there have been a lot of rule changes and unfortunately for new players like ourselves, rules change depending on who you play with. Continue reading

Torquay Welcomes Young Bowlers

young bowlers in torquay

Trudie watches Ella in action

There may be a school of thought that considers lawn bowls is just for seniors, but this is definitely not the case in Torquay. Although the sport may not appeal to adrenalin junkies, don’t underestimate the fact that it is highly competitive requiring a great deal of skill at the top level, whilst at lower levels it is social and all inclusive with anyone from the age of 9 to 90 being able to take part and have a go. Continue reading