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Meet a Bowls Commonwealth Games medalist in Nortamptonshire

By Mark Courtney Bowls is Bowls

Sunday, 22 April 2018


Bowls is Bowls Contributor


1) Monday 23rd April

  • Catch up with Daventry Town Council Mayor PLUS place Charity Bet for the Mayor's Charity
  • Catch up with Stonhills a sponsor of David's visits
  • Attend a school assembly to talk about playing Bowls at the CWG

2) Tuesday 24th April

  • Catch up with Ian Litchfield a sponsor of David's visits
  • Attend a school assembly to talk about playing Bowls at the CWG
  • 10.30am to 11.30am Daventry Community Centre Short Mat Club come and see David talk Bowls and meet the members
  • 3pm to 5pm Whyte Melville Outdoor Bowls Club (Moulton) to launch this years "Tuesday's come along and have a go at Bowls afternoons with free caoaching"
  • 6pm onwards Daventry Town Bowls Club (next to the Rugby Club) to visit the club, talk to members, play Short Mat Bowls against the number 6 on the SMPT (Short Mat Players Tour) see what the club has to offer and with its excellent facilities of outdoor Bowls, Short mat Bowls and Petanque.

3) Friday 27th April

  • 11am visit to Corby Seagrave Bowls Club to see the facilities and help promote the club
  • from 12 (noon) Desborough Indoor Bowls Club David will be visting the excellent weekly Disability Bowls session which the club runs weekly AND watching a game between Desborough Disability Bowlers (managed by Sue White) and a Northamptonshire Disability Bowlers Team (managed by Duggie Mitchell a disability Bowls England Director).
  • from 4.30pm Daventry Indoor Bowls Club (next to Daventry Football Club)
    • 4.30pm to 6.00pm from 6pm free coaching for JUNIORS to come along meet an England International Bowler and have a go at paying Bowls against David
    • 6.00pm tp 7.00pm free coaching for EVERYONE who wants to see what Bowls is about and "have a go" with David
    • 7.00pm to 9.00pm Official launch of the evening of Bowls by Daventry MP Chris Heaton-Harris with the chance to have a go at being "bowlFIT", playing in a Gala and then watch/ have a go at a Bowls world record attempt

Contact Information

Mark Courtney

Find Bowls is Bowls

Daventry Indoor Bowls Club, Daventry Sports Park, Browns Road, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN11 4NS


Additional Information

"Bowls is Bowls" is a new concept to PROMOTE all Formats of Bowls to EVERYONE, lawn bowls, crown green bowls, short mat bowls, Carpet Bowls, federation bowls, Boccia, Petanque ..................... with its inspiration taken from the highly successful "PARK RUN" which has transformed the way people go running in this country.