Safety Guidance

  • A maximum of two players per rink (unless all players are from the same household).
  • A maximum of six players on the green.
  • Use your own bowls during the session.
  • Maintain social distancing AT ALL TIMES. 
  • Use alternate rinks-1/3/5 or 2/4/6.Only use alternate rinks-1/3/5 or 2/4/6 in accordance with the revised Rink Settings Chart on the wall just inside the clubhouse.
  • No shaking hands or physical contact with other players.
  • Mats, jacks and rink markers need to be cleaned/ sanitised before and after each roll up. There will be cloths and  hand sanitiser available. See here for details.
  • Equipment not to be used: Bowls Pushers, Scoreboards, 2 m distance sticks, Ditch Markers.
  • Players to arrive suitably dressed to play other than bowls shoes. Shoes to be changed outside as changing rooms are not available.
  • Two jacks to be used for each game, where more than one player,  each to be handled by a different player and no chalk and measuring.
  • Allow others to leave the green before you go on.
  • Follow public health guidance for hygiene.
  • Do not play if you are self-isolating.
  • There will be limited essential access to toilets and hand washing facilities.
  • Padlocks and handles should be sanitised after each use by players wiping them as they arrive and leave. Players to take rubbish home.