Bowls

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A&C Black, Aug 4, 2009 - Sports & Recreation - 64 pages
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Know the Game Bowls is the perfect introduction to the sport for all ages, whether you are a keen club player or beginner. It is packed with expert text, clear illustrations and photographs of the professionals in action.

The book includes:

  • Playing the game: how to play bowls, the rules, positions on the pitch, how to score
  • The laws of the game: from scoring to umpiring
  • Equipment and pitch: bowling balls, positioning of players, measuring
  • The skills: step-by-step guide to all the basic skills, including throwing, tactics and scoring.

The Know the Game series is firmly established as the definitive introduction to a wide range of sports and games. Written by the experts, you can be sure that they contain everything you need to know to take part.

 

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Contents

FLAT GREEN BOWLS
4
GRIP AND DELIVERY
10
MOVEMENT OF BOWLS
16
Correct and incorrect positions
28
Controlled weight shots
34
Forward step Forward swing
40
FURTHER RULES
46
BOWLS CHRONOLOGY
58
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