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

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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