UK Coaching Links:

UK Coaching Code of Practice

UK Coaching, Mind and 1st4Sport Mental Health Awareness for Sport and Physical Activity

UK Coaching resources page

Laws of The Sport:

Flat Green Laws of the Sport – Fourth Edition

Flat Green Summary made to Third Edition

Law of the game Crown Green Bowls 

The Sport of Bowls Safeguarding: 

The Policies, guidelines and templates below are revised and updated.  Approved and adopted by the Bowls National Governing Bodies in England.

Safeguarding Resources

Dementia Friendly Organisation:

As you also know, Coach Bowls is now a Dementia Friendly Organisation and is able to offer free on line and face to face awareness sessions for clubs and coaches

Dementia Friendly Organisation Website

When prompted enter the code Coa16446 This will allow us to track the numbers of new people watching the video and the postcode from where you are watching.

Alzheimer’s Society and Sport England:

Dementia Friendly Sport and Activity Guide

‘Safeguarding Adults in Sport and Activity – The Essentials’ by the Ann Craft Trust

EBUA – English Umpires Bowls Association:

The EBUA is the the unified governing body for the qualified Bowls Umpires in England

English Bowls Umpires Association Website

Mental Heath Links and Poster:

Designed to be displayed at your club Mental Heath Awareness Poster – Download attachments


Mental First Aid England


Designed to be displayed at your club Mental Heath Awareness Poster – Download attachments

Disability Bowls England (DBE):

DBE was launched in 2004 as the coordinating body for bowlers of all ages and abilities with a physical, sensory or learning (Intellectual) disabilities and was established as a Charity in August 2015. DBE works collaboratively with mainstream bowls organisations and clubs, local authorities and other like-minded disability sport and health organisations.

Disability Bowls England Website