Windsor & Eton Bowling Club
                                  New Members / Beginners 


 

 

 


          
The club welcomes new members to its iconic location with Windsor Castle
             acting as a magnificent back drop. Whether a complete beginner or an
             experienced player, or indeed only a social member, a warm welcome is 
                                                      guaranteed at this friendly club. 
                                         
                                                 

        Membership is available for full playing members, junior members or social
                                                                    members.

                                   An application form can be obtained by clicking here
                                         
(Note : To print form, press CTRL + P on keyboard)             

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           INFORMATION FOR BEGINNERS : HOW TO PLAY THE GAME / COACHING

                 
On the England Bowls website there are useful links for beginners explaining 
                                                      how the game of bowls is played.

                                           Click Here for England Bowls website,  then click 
                           on the "Benefits of the Game" button. There is also an introductory
                                                     video entitled "Wake Up to Bowls"
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When new members join Windsor and Eton as beginners, they receive free coaching 
                    from, Ralph Cooke and George Hayman, the club coaches. Equipment will 
                        be supplied,
however, flat soled shoes are a requirement - in the first 
                                                instance trainers are acceptable.
                          
                                                (See below about buying equipment.)

                     During the season, every Wednesday evening at 6pm all members meet for
             a Club Evening. Teams are drawn at random with everyone participating in matches. 

             Coaching can be given on Wednesday evenings or at a time arranged with the coach.

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   INFORMATION FOR BEGINNERS : BUYING EQUIPMENT

       New bowlers are advised not to rush into buying new equipment. They should seek advice from the club coach and other members before doing so.

     When the time comes to purchase equipment, there are two main suppliers near to Windsor. 

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