Lawn Bowls International Technical Official

ABOUT ME

 

In 2000 I achieved my dream of becoming a TV Umpire in the sport of Lawn Bowls. A dream that began in my teenage years as a young bowler.

There is more to me than just Bowls, discover what makes me tick outside of this great sport.

ACHIEVEMENTS

 

Since my very first step onto the green as a novice umpire to the pinnacle of my career attending my fifth consecutive Commonwealth Games, I have been fortunate enough to tick many boxes in this sport. Find out more about my achievements as a Lawn Bowls Umpire

NEED AN ANSWER TO A TRICKY QUESTION?

Have you come across a situation during a game and not known what to do to resolve it?

 

Are you unclear about the application or interpretation of a Law?

 

Or are you an Umpire candidate attempting one of our tricky examination papers?

 

All you need to do is click below and send me your query by email or on Twitter. I will do my best to give you a prompt reply.

 

BLOG

 

I attend many events in a year and enjoy writing about them. Follow my blog posts from some of the top tournaments and get a glimpse from behind the scenes.

You can also read my published articles from the Bowls International magazine

UPCOMING EVENTS

20th to 24th April 2020

IIBC World Indoor Championships

Bristol - POSTPONED

4th to 15th December 2020

Atlantic Senior Fours

Cyprus

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​Listen in as I join David Bolt and Richie McKie from the Wrong Bias Podcast to discuss my experiences as an International Umpire and my views on the laws and the sport of bowls.

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World Bowls 2016