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Covid Guidelines
13th July 2021
With the move to Step 4 in the Government's Roadmap, which is due to happen on 19th July, we have reviewed and revised our guidelines. See
here for more information.

Welcome to the English Carpet Bowls Association.

If you would like to find out about clubs near you, would like any assistance in setting up a club or league, or have any questions about carpet bowls, please contact us at ecba [at] englishcarpetbowls.com.

And if you would like to find out more about the game and how to play it, you can now watch our video.


2021 National Championships / The ECBA has decided to cancel this year's event, given the continuing uncertainty around Covid.
10th April 2021

Festival of Bowls / The ECBA has taken the decision to cancel the 2021 Festival in view of the ongoing pandemic.
We will of course be returning to Potters in 2022.
30th January 2021

Coronavirus Guidelines / The ECBA have drawn up a set of guidelines to help you get back to playing Carpet Bowls again
18th July 2020

2020 ECBA Rinks / The decision has been taken to cancel both this and the Triples owing to the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic.
1st April 2020

2019 ECBA Triples /
This years Triples hosted by Durham and was won by a combined Sunderland/Durham team.
5th October 2019

2019 Champion of Champions / This year's titles are won by teams from Hertfordshire, Norfolk and Sunderland.
3rd June 2019
Carpet Bowls In Europe / 2015 saw a number of developments involving countries outside the UK.
How to Play / If you want to learn more about how to play Carpet Bowls, we have an instructional video.
Where to Play / If you are interested in playing we have links and contacts for our member counties.

Playing Rules / Some non-affiliated clubs have adopted different rules. We take a look at one such set.

Equipment For Sale / Find out what equipment is currently for sale and how to contact us if you have something to sell.
Equipment Wanted / Requests for help in obtaining equipment and how to contact us if there's something you are looking for.
ECBA Committee / Minutes of meetings and AGMs.


ECBA Policies & Rules / ECBA Constitution, Tournament Rules, Policies and Code of Conduct.