Some people dream of success. I have achieved the Measure of Success.
WORLD BOWLS TOUR
Selected as a member of the elite squad of WBT TV Offcials in 2001, I am proud to have experienced the very pinnacle of the Indoor sport and mixed with players who have proved to be the best of the best.
World Indoor Pairs and Singles: 2001 to present
International Open: 2002, 2003, 2006, 2008 & 2015
Scottish International Open: 2004, 2005, 2007, 2012 to 2015, 2017, 2022
Welsh International Open: 2009, 2011 & 2012
Co-Operative Funeralcare World Matchplay: 2007
After passing through a rigorous selection process in 2001, just 2 years after my first International event, I was proud to attend the Commonwealth Games in Manchester 2002. This was topped by having the opportunity to mark the blue ribband Mens Singles Final.
In 2022 I attended my sixth consecutive games in Birmingham, UK as Chief Technical Official.
XVII Commonwealth Games 2002 - Manchester
XVIII Commonwealth Games 2006 - Melbourne
XIX Commonwealth Games 2010 - Delhi
XX Commonwealth Games 2014 - Glasgow
XXI Commonwealth Games 2018 - Gold Coast
XXII Commonwealth Games 2022 - Birmingham
Since my first International appearance at the Junior International Series in Worthing in 1999, I have attended numerous International Events and been fortunate enough to travel around the World.
World Bowls Champion of Champions: Cyprus 2012
Matchroom Sports Premier League: 2008 to 2011
BIIBC International Series: 2003
BIBC Championships & Series: 2010 & 2014
England v New Zealand Test Series: 2001
BIBC Junior International Series: 1999 & 2001
European Team Championships: 2003, 2005 & 2007
International Island Games, Guernsey, 2023
World Bowls Championships 2016 Christchurch NZ
World Bowls Atlantic Championships, Wales 2019
World Bowls Championships 2023, Gold Coast, Aus
WORLD BOWLS LAWS ADVISORY GROUP
April 1989 - Qualified as Club Umpire
June 1991 - Qualified as County Umpire
September 1996 - Qualified as National Umpire
September 1999 - 1st International appearance
November 2009 - Qualified as World Bowls ITO
I was honoured to be awarded Life Membership of the English Bowls Umpires Association in August 2021
"I am honoured to be able to serve on this committee and hope that I can make a valuable contribution. "
International Technical Official
Chair, World Bowls Laws Advisory Group