Bowls Equipment Suppliers

Please mention the Camberley Bowling Club website if you contact them...

Chris Young Bowls            - within Wey Valley Indoor Bowling Club
J C Sports                          - within Egham Bowls Centre
Cotswold Bowls Centre    - Mortimer Berkshire

Bond Bowls                        - online bowls specialist
John Forsey Bowls            - online bowls specialist
Bowls World                       - online bowls specialist (VIBE twine supplier)
Newforestfootwear            - online bowling shoes supplier

Clothing

Please mention the Camberley Bowling Club website if you contact them...

Jeans Embroidery - Sittingbourne Kent
Official CBC Fleeces
    - Men - Cherry Zipper with CBC logo and your name
   - Ladies - Aster Blue Zipper with CBC logo and your name
   - mention Eddie Vine
   - try on other bowlers fleeces to get your size
   - extra long sleeves can be ordered
 
KT Textiles        - Yateley
For name embroidery,  flags,  banners etc.
Name embroidery onto club top - £3.95
Basics

Set of four bowls - matched set with date stamp which lasts for 10years
   - in date stamps needed for club, county and national matches
   - popular makes Drakes Pride, Taylor, Henselite, Almark
   - sizes 00 (116mm dia) to 5 (127mm dia,)
   - approximate weights 00 (1.19kg) to 5 (1.58kg), medium or heavy
   - bias (path curve) dependent on make and model
   - approx. cost - charity shop £10-£20, second hand - £50-£100, new £150-£250
   - try out as many bowls as you can to find what suits you before purchasing
4 Bowl Holder - carrying bowls - approx. cost - £7
Shoes - smooth flat bottom with no heel - white, grey, brown - wear only at club
    - approx. cost - £35

Accessories

Measures - steel strip or string type - for comparing jack to bowl distances
Chalk - stick or spray - for marking toucher bowls
Wedges - curved or straight - for preventing bowls moving whilst measuring
Cloth - for cleaning/drying/wetting/polishing bowls
Grip - Henselite Grippo and Betts Grip etc. - for enhancing bowl to hand grip
Glove - for extra grip - ladies and mens in various sizes and left or right hand
Hold-all - selection available - for transporting bowls, clothing, accessories etc.
Trolley Bag - selection of wheeled bags - eases transporting bowls, clothing etc.
Scorecard Holder

Clothing

Trousers - grey and/or white - loop for towel - grey for most games
Skirt - grey or white
Belt - grey or white to suit
Socks - grey or white to suit
Top - short sleeved plain white shirt/blouse with collar, widely used, or white polo shirt
Club Shirt - short sleeved, club colours, logo and sponsor - for inter club matches
Cap/Hat - for sunny or wet days
Jumper - white - useful on cold days/evenings
Jacket - white or club jacket
Waterproofs - top and trousers
Bowling Equipment
What You May Need

Camberley Bowling Club
Southwell Park Road,  Camberley,  Surrey,  GU15 3QQ
Founded 1928
Affiliated to BE, SCBA & SCWBA