WELCOME TO THE BOWLS SUNDERLAND WEBSITE

The site currently hosts everything you need to know about our sport in the Sunderland area, we currently play hosts to the Sunderland & District Bowling Association, the Grindon League and the City of Sunderland Indoor Bowling club.

To access each section just click on the SUNDERLAND & DIST tab or the GRINDON LEAGUE or the CITY OF SUNDERLAND buttons above. The site also provides an un-edited version of the BOWLS REPORT that appears in the Sunderland Echo on a Saturday.

The site is delighted to welcome Silksworth's England international DAVID BOLT on board in a new feature called BOLTY'S BLOG. This will see David give his own take on the current state of the sport and much more, to access just click on the BOLTY'S BLOG button above.

There is also a VIEW FROM THE BANKSIDE which each month will give an a different slant on the happenings in the area.

The outdoor scene is catered for within the SUNDERLAND & DISTRICT section, a full list of the Association Officials, League Fixtures, League Results, League Tables and Competition Draws for the season can be found within that section. For the historians there is also a comprehensive list of League Records and Competition Honours.

A NEW feature is the option to submit league results, it is easy to do and enables the league secretary to provide the site with a more up to-date league table. There is also the LIVESCORE feature which is worth keeping an eye on during the latter stages of the competiitons
The CITY OF SUNDERLAND section features archives of the clubs records and a light hearted look back at our final day at Crowtree.. Sadly on 2nd April 2017 the club played its final Inter County game as the sands of time has caught up on team numbers.

The search for a venue will go on for another 12 months and any updates can be found in the Venue Search Update section, there is also a About Us section which gives a brief history of the club.


In an attempt to raise its profile again and after a two year absence the GRINDON LEAGUE make a welcome return to the site.

Clubs can submit now League Results and Tommy Thompson Double Fours results.

View & Print off the the latest League Tables plus the 2017 Fixture List.

Below is an extract from the BOWLS REPORT that appears in the SUNDERLAND ECHO, for the full article click on the read more text, there is also an archive of past reports available by clicking on the BOWLS REPORT button at the top of the page


Saturday 14th October 2017

HOUGHTON LADIES YETTON EXIT

It has been a mixed week for Houghton ladies as they exited this seasons Yetton Trophy at the first hurdle but then bounced back in the latest round of Inter County club fixtures. The Yetton tie against South Shield’s was always going to be a big ask against a decent Shields outfit and so it proved, despite a spirited performance Houghton were beaten by 44 shots overall. At Houghton both home rinks looked set for decent wins, ....read more

The Para-Handy Bowling Wheelchair is a specially designed self-propelled wheelchair suitable for both indoor and outdoor bowling greens. This wheelchair has met with approval by the British Wheelchair Bowling Association.
The Para-Handy Bowling Wheelchair with its variable height settings is suitable to bowlers of all ages.

Two local clubs have taken delivery of the adapted wheelchairs, click HERE to read full details or click on the Para-Handy image to go to there website.


(Many thanks to the SUNDERLAND ECHO for the excellent coverage the paper is giving the sport)

 

For the latest News search for Bowls Sunderland on social media

via Facebook

On Facebook search for Bowls Sunderland

 

 

Site last updated : Saturday October 14, 2017 10:06 PM