COVID-19 Safety Regulations - BowlsWales

This guidance supplements the Welsh Government guidance and directives by covering situations specific to the sport of bowls.

It is a live document and will be updated as Welsh Government advice changes.

BowlsWales is seeking to support those clubs that wish to reopen and members who would like to play, to do so safely and in accordance with the guidance as set out by the Welsh Government.

Our guidelines are available below.

BowlsWales is here to help -if you feel we can, please email us at any time at

Bowls is Back Checklist (F)


BowlsWales and the National Governing Bodies (NGB's) are offering FREE Covid-19 Training.

The following documents will be available following advice and guidance from Welsh Government

Outdoor Lawn Bowls

COVID-19 Guidance- Lawn Bowls

Indoor Bowls

COVID-19 Guidance

Short Mat Bowls

COVID-19 Guidance

Welsh Crown Green Bowling Association

Covid-19 Guidance


Lawn Bowls Poster


Indoor Bowls Poster


Short Mat Bowls Poster


Crown Green Poster


Covid-19 Club Risk Assessment


COVID-19 Clubhouse Guidance


The Roles & Responsibility of the

Club Covid-19 Officer

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Welsh Government announcement- 26th March

By Claire Joll | Mar 26, 2021

BowlsWales, WBA, WWBA and WCGBA welcome the Welsh Government’s announcement that Organised outdoor children’s activities can resume. This will allow any person under 18 years old to take part in organised outdoor activity. The number of people who can meet outdoors is now a maximum of 6 people from 2

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Welsh Government announcement, 12th March- Reopening of Outdoor venues

By Claire Joll | Mar 12, 2021

BowlsWales and the National Governing Bodies (WBA & WWBA & WCGBA) welcome the news from the Welsh Government announcement today for the reopening of outdoor venues. Outdoor bowls clubs can reopen from Saturday 13th March, ensuring that there are no more than 4 adults from 2 household’s taking part and

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BowlsWales Announcement

By Claire Joll | Feb 25, 2021

Michael Kent has resigned his position on the BowlsWales Board. As a group we are sad to see Michael leave but we would like to thank him for his contributions to bowls and wish him well in the future.

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