lawn bowls

Athlete registrations for World Masters Games 2017 close 3 March 2017 (NZT). You must register by this date if you plan to compete in the Games. Note that disciplines/events will close early if they reach capacity as numbers are strictly limited.

3 March 2017 is also the date by which teams must be registered and have met their minimum athlete numbers including essential non-playing official roles. Team minimums vary by sport and information is detailed in the Sports Information Guide for each sport.

Additional team members over and above team minimums can continue to join existing teams until 31 March 2017 however a late entry fee of $50 will apply.

Lawn Bowls Sports Information Guide

See the Lawn Bowls Sports Information Guide for Scheduling, Venue, along with other important competition information.

This will be updated regularly as further information comes to hand.

Competition Details

Pairs (men's, women's, mixed)

Fours (men's, women's)

All timed games

Para-Sport Options

The Lawn Bowls programme will include B1-B4 classes for visually impaired bowlers and B5-B8 classes for varying degrees of ambulant and wheelchair bowlers.

Para-Sport Lawn Bowls will be played in pairs.

Proposed Age Categories: 30+, 50+

Para-Sport Information Guide.

Proposed Age Categories

Men and Women: 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80+

The age category you will compete in for Lawn Bowls will be determined as at 31 December 2017.

For example, if you are 39 during Games time but have turned 40 by 31 December 2017, you would compete in the 40-49 age category.


Carlton Cornwall Bowls, located just under 6km south of Auckland Central
Transport Information Guide - Carlton Cornwall Bowls

Mt Eden Bowling Club, located just under 5.5km south of Auckland Central
Transport Information Guide - Mt Eden Bowling Club

Remuera Bowling Club, also located just under 6km south of Auckland Central
Transport Information Guide - Remuera Bowling Club

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Frequently Asked Questions

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How to Register

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