All Full Members are eligible to play in the Club's Triples League. Enrolment is sought at the start of each season and additions are only made as vacancies arise. The League is currently played on Tuesday mornings (10 am).


(a) Are selected by members of the Club Committee plus other invited Club members with the aim of producing balanced teams of at least six players.

(b) Each team will be allocatted a Team Leader who will produce a schedule of play of around 14 weeks. The rotation of play for team members should be equal and fair.

(c) A programme of games and the rinks on which they will be played will be provided by the League Organiser.


(a) Games will be played over 14 ends.

(b) 'Dead Ends' should be replayed.

(c) Playing positions should be agreed between those involved.

(d) Skips are responsible for the correct completion of scorecards and should ensure that the card is signed by both skips at the end of the game. The home skip should place the completed scorecard in the box provided.

(e) All teams must do their best to provide a team of 3 players. A team may play with only 2 players, and players in both teams will play with each bowl 3 woods, 9 woods for the full team and 6 woods for the team with 2 members. The final score will stand. In this situation, please refer to to the plaing guidelines sheet available in the clubhouse and shed for playing sequence.

(f) If a team cannot produce 2 players, the game must be conceded to their opponents and 2 points and a score of 10-0 will be awarded, A member from each team should sign the card with the score 10-0 recorded and the words 'game conceded' added to the card.

(g) If neither team can provide 3 players, the game should be recorded as 'no result', with no points awarded.

(h) If a game is cancelled in advance of thr playing date or a team fails to arrive within 15 minutes of the due start time, the game will be awarded to their opponents - actioned as in 2(f).

(i) If a game is conceded prior to the completion of 14 ends, the score at the time will stand, plus an additional 1 shot per end not played for the opponents. This addition should be made on the scorecard.

(j) Normally games will be played outdoors, but in wet/severe weather conditions, a majority vote by skips, before the start of play, will decide whether games will be played on the outdoor or indoor rinks.


Approved by Management Committee 160519





Wealden Bowls Club

Club Triples League - Rules