UK Open
Falcon Bowling and Social Club
Sat 26 Aug 2023 - Sun 27 Aug 2023
Entries are currently closed
Max Entries
Bowls Rink
Wygreen Light
Alastair McCrea

The UK Open was first played in 2012 in Guildford before moving to Bromsgrove in 2013. 2017 saw the tournament move again, this time to Chelmsford.

It is traditionally the first ranking event of the season.


  • Players will be in groups of 5 or 6.
  • The top 2 players from each group will qualify for the main Cup.
  • Third and Fourth placed players will qualify for the Plate.
  • The remaining players will qualify for the Shield.
  • Saturday: Registration is from 7.45am-8.45am.
  • Practice is allowed from 8am-8.45am and play commences at 9am on both days.
  • Group games will be played on Saturday and Sunday morning with the knock-out stages following on Sunday afternoon.
  • Players will be required to mark up to 3 games during the group stage and a knockout game.

Note: Timings are a guide only and may vary.

Event Information

Location Falcon Bowling and Social Club
Date Sat 26 Aug 2023 - Sun 27 Aug 2023
Entry Fee £30.00
Max Entries 192
Floor Surface Bowls Rink
Mat Type Wygreen Light
Prize money Prize money structure

Previous Winners

2023 Alastair McCrea
2022 Pauline Beattie
2019 Mark Beattie
2018 Alex Kley
2017 Sam Harvey
2016 Lawrence Moffat
2015 Gary McNabb
2014 Robert Martin
2013 Joseph Beattie
2012 Mark Beattie

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