Disability Bowls England (DBE)
is the co-ordinating body for bowlers of all ages and abilities with a physical, sensory or learning (Intellectual) Disabilities.
VI/LD Training Day
DBE Learning Disability/Coaching Day combined with a VI Session for helpers & coaches to find out how to help players with a visual impairment
Bowls England National Finals
DBE are very pleased to announce the following events have been confirmed for the Bowls England National Championships 2022 at Victoria Park, Royal Leamington Spa
Friday 26th August 2022
Morning – DBE National Pairs Final
Afternoon -Mixed Ability Triples (4 Rinks)
Saturday 27th August 2022
Morning – DBE National Singles Final
Afternoon – Maggie Smith MBE Shield North v South (6 Rinks).
Joint Visually Impaired Bowls England (VIBE) & Disability Bowls England (DBE) Sight Classification for Players in England with Visual Impairment statement.
Visually Impaired Bowls England (VIBE) and Disability Bowls England (DBE) recognise the need for one sight classification system (B1 – B4) for all VIBE & DBE members in line with the laws and guidance from International Blind Bowls Association (IBBA), International Bowls for the Disabled (IBD), World Bowls and Commonwealth Games England.
Please download the new Joint procedure & Classification Application forms www.disabilitybowlsengland.org.uk/bowlers/classification-system/
DBE v Swindon Manor
Selected team added to the Selected Teams Page…
DBE v Bridgman IBC Team
Indoor High Performance Squad Nomination Form
Please see link below if you would like to nominate for the Indoor High Performance Squad
Hayling Island Selected Team
Please visit the Selected Team page to see the Selected Team
Recruitment for Part Time National Development & Administration Officer
DBE are seeking to recruit a Part Time National Development & Administration Officer starting on 3 Jan 2022 to join our management team, you can download the job description.
Closing dates for applications Friday 29 Oct with interviews w/c 8 Nov 2021.
Welcome Bob Love
DBE Charity Trust are very pleased to announce that Bob Love will join the Board of Trustees.
We welcome Bob to the management team with his wealth of experience as we continue to grow our organisation.
Ann Trotman Singles 2022
Ann Trotman Singles will be held over the weekend of 29th and 30th January 2022.. See calendar of events for more details and entry form
DBE Bowls Buddies
Congratulations to our DBE Buddies 2021 Emily Ferguson (Kent) & Robbie Barker (Cambridgeshire) for completing the Virtual London Marathon today and raising much needed funds for Disability Bowls England and for being great ambassadors for Disability Bowls – You both have been stars and we can’t thank you enough for your support these past difficult 18 months.
If you wish to join our DBE Buddies 2022 team, we hope to secure charity places for the 2022 London Marathon on Sunday 2 Oct 2022 and other sporting fundraising events across England, so if you are runner, a cyclist, a swimming or just an all round sports person please email firstname.lastname@example.org and join our great team of DBE Buddies
2020 – John Rednall, Michelle Coleman
2021 – Ed Morris, Emily Ferguson, Robbie Barker
2022 – ???
You can still donate – https://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/DBERunningBuddies2021
One Day Saturday 30th October 2021
‘Out of Lockdown’ Open Pairs Competition
EALABA National Singles Report
INDOOR EVENTS 2021/2022
DBE have confirmed a calendar of indoor events for the 2021/2022!!
Please take a look at the Calendar of Events page for more Details….