Bowls……..the sport for all ages
We are a Voluntary Association of members called Eastern Province Bowls (EP Bowls) with the objective to promote, advance and administer the game of Bowls in that area of Eastern Province falling under our jurisdiction.
The area of jurisdiction of EP Bowls is that geographical area bounded by Port Elizabeth, Cape St Francis, Humansdorp, through to Graaff-Reinet, Murraysburg, Colesburg, Middelburg, Cradock, Somerset East, Bedford, Adelaide, Grahamstown, Port Alfred, Kenton-on-Sea, Alexandria and back to Port Elizabeth.
Twenty six Bowling Clubs in our area of jurisdiction are affiliated to EP Bowls. The total individual membership in the District is 900 members. The average age is 67 years and the gender breakdown is 60% Male and 40% female members.
The affairs of EP Bowls is governed by Council and managed by the Executive Committee. The Council consist of all the affiliated clubs.
Apart from organising sixteen EP competitions annually, we also host District, Provincial and National Tournaments from time to time. Every five years we host the All Cape Tournament.