Perth & Kinross Disability Sport, in partnership with Auchterarder Bowling Club, Scottish Indoor Bowling Association and Scottish Disability Sport are delighted to invite entries from across Scotland to the Perth & Kinross Disability Sport Bowls Championships.
We hope to increase the profile of disability indoor bowls in Perth and Kinross and beyond and embed these championships in our annual calendar of events for years to come.
Perth & Kinross Disability Sport is committed to our No Cost Participation approach which sees our weekly sessions, development and competitive events, education courses and programs delivered at no cost to the participant. There is no cost to participate in this event.
We aim to run a round robin competition in each section to allow everyone to experience more games. This will be dependent on numbers. The final format will be announced following the deadline for entries.
Registration on the day will open at 9.15am and the championships will begin at 10am sharp. All players should be available and ready to play at least 10 minutes before the scheduled start time of their tie.
We aim to have the following categories – all mixed age and gender
- Bowlers who play from a Wheelchair
- Bowlers with a learning disability
- Bowlers with a visual impairment/blind
- Bowlers with an ambulant physical disability
Competitors should dress appropriately for the championships. Grey/black trousers and white top or club colours. All players must wear flat soled footwear.
The tournament will be played in accordance with SIBA competition rules. However, some adaptations may be used at the used at the discretion of the organiser.
Each section of the competition will be organised on an initial round robin then knockout basis. Each tie will be played for the lesser of 21 shots or a time limit of 30 minutes. All matches will play to the conclusion of the end after the 30-minute time limit. The round robin matches will determine who plays in the knockout or medal match stage.
Please note: Sections may be combined depending on number of entries.
Online registration is available by clicking on this link: (ctrl + click to follow link) https://www.cognitoforms.com/ScottishDisabilitySport/PerthKinrossDisabilitySportIndoorBowlsChampionships2022