Welcome to Burford Town Bowls Club
 
...if you're looking for some gentle exercise with a competitive edge in beautiful surroundings,
come and join us, you will be glad you did...

COMPETITION  RULES

 

MENS SINGLES  , LADIES SINGLES,  4 WOOD  OPEN SINGLES , HANDICAP SINGLES ,

 2 WOOD SINGLES ,  3 WOOD SINGLES ,  NEVER WON SINGLES,   4 WOOD OPEN PAIRS ,

 3 WOOD OPEN PAIRS  &   4 WOOD MIXED PAIRS

 

ALL  4 WOOD  SINGLES  COMPETITIONS  ARE               21 SHOTS

2 WOOD SINGLE                                                         15 SHOTS

3 WOOD SINGLES                                                       18 ENDS

ALL  4 WOOD  PAIRS                                                   21 ENDS

3 WOOD PAIRS                                                            18 ENDS    

HANDICAP SINGLES ARE 21 SHOTS , PLUS 2 SHOTS FOR EVERY SINGLE COMP WON THE PREVIOUS , PLUS ,  1 SHOT FOR EVERY COMP WON THE YEAR PRIOR TO THAT   .

 

PERCY COOK  IS A 2 WOOD PAIRS COMP,  USUALLY PLAYED , EITHER  AS A ROUND ROBIN IF LESS THAN 8 PAIRS , OR PLAYED IN 2 LEAGUES  , AND 6 ENDS EACH GAME , SCORING IS THE TOTAL  NUMBER OF SHOTS WON .

 

WORTH WEBB    IS  A   2 X 2  WOODS   PAIRS , THE 2 LEADS  OF THE PAIRS  PLAY  2 WOODS , THEN CHANGE ENDS AND THE OTHER  MEMBER OF THE PAIRS  PLAY  2 WOODS .

THEN CHANGE ENDS  AGAIN AND REPEAT  .

USUALLY PLAYED AS A ROUND ROBIN IF LESS THA 8 PAIRS  OR IN 2 LEAGUES

 AND  5 OR  6 ENDS

 SCORING IS THE TOTAL NUMBER OF SHOTS EACH PAIR WIN    .

BOTH THESE GAMES IS CHOSEN PAIRS

 

CLUB TRIPLES.  THE TRIPLES ARE ‘ PICKED OUT OF A HAT’   , SCORING IS TOTAL NUMBER OF SHOTS . 6 ENDS PLAYED , EITHER ROUND ROBIN IF