Rules and Regulations
World Bowls Laws - Rosslare Bowling Club
Visually Impaired Bowls England (VIBE)
Visually Impaired Bowls England (VIBE
) - Bowls England
Bowls Development Alliance (BDA)
- includes Coach Bowls
Bowls Stamping - Bowls International
Champ/Comp Rules and Regulations - Bowls England
Federation Bowling - English Bowls Federation
Crown Green Bowling Rules - BCBGA
Bowl Sizes and Weights - Masters Traditional Games
Lawn Bowls Bias Chart - Newport Harbour Bowling Club
Lawn Bowls Biomechanics - Rob Judson
Lawn Bowls Dynamics - Rob Judson
Taking Aim - Line and Length - Rob Judson
Coaching of Lawn Bowls - Rob Judson
Basic Tactics in Lawn Bowling - Rob Judson
Lawn Bowls Coaching - Coaching Manual - Rob Judson
Lawn Bowls Trajectory - Rod Cross
Bowl Roll Characteristics of Grasses - Canaway & Baker
Lawn Green Construction - Bowls Australia
Maintenance of Greens - Vale of Leven Bowling Club
High Performance Lawn Bowling - Barry Pickup
Purposeful Practice - Camberley and District Bowling Club
Be a Better Bowler - Sun City Lawn Bowls
- many interesting documents
Camberley Bowling Club Green Characteristics
Green dimensions 38.4m x 38.4m (World Bowls 31m to 40m)
Rink width (x6) 5.75m (World Bowls 4.3m to 5.8m)
Bank height 200mm (World Bowls > 230mm)
Ditch depth 150mm (World Bowls 50mm to 230mm)
Ditch width 230mm (World Bowls 200mm to 380mm)
Side markers 2m and 25m from the ditch at each end
(ref. 23m from T at each end)
25m mark overlap 11.6m
25m distance 13.4 from opposite ditch
11.4m from opposite T (Dead bowl if travel is less than 14m)
Side edge distance 0.52m
Rinks are moved sideway every day to even out wear.
The positions are given by the blue yellow and red marks on the bank edges.
Blue rink is the central position.
Red rink is 1.2m to the left at the start end.
Yellow rink is 1.2m to the right at the start end.
The rink direction is changed every Friday to even out wear.
For rinks away from the clubhouse (north to south), rink 1 is on the left.
Up, the start end, is away from the clubhouse. Back is back to the clubhouse.
For rinks across the clubhouse (west to east), rink 1 is nearest the clubhouse.
Up, the start end, is from the right, Back is from the left.
Camberley Bowling Club
Southwell Park Road, Camberley, Surrey, GU15 3QQ
Affiliated to BE, SCBA & SCWBA
External Champions History