Welcome to the CHAWTON PARK INDOOR BOWLS CLUB website...
Are you 9 to 90? Are you looking to enjoy playing bowls at a friendly and efficiently run club? No matter what your level of skill is, from beginner to superstar, we would be delighted for you to join our club.
Chawton Park Indoor Bowls Club was established in 1996 with a Lottery-funded grant from Sport England. It is a company limited by guarantee and was the first bowls club in Hampshire to have achieved the coveted Clubmark accreditation. The Club has six full size rinks, an electronic scoreboard, air-conditioned playing area, facilities for disabled bowlers and a fully-licensed bar. There is tarmac surfaced car park with 56 main spaces, 4 disabled spaces, bicycle racks and spaces for the clubs' officers.
During the main playing season, which runs from September to mid-April, the Club is usually open from 9.30am until late evening every weekday. Inter-club friendly matches are held most Tuesday, Saturday & Sunday afternoons; on weekdays, there is a mix of internal leagues, club competitions and matches. Organised Roll-ups occur on Wednesday evenings, 7-9pm and Tuesday & Thursday mornings,10am-noon. Click for details Rink Schedule
Once the Winter leagues are complete in mid-April, there are Roll-ups on Tuesday & Thursday mornings,10am-noon and Wednesday evenings, 7-9pm, Summer leagues are now Monday, Wednesday & Friday mornings each week, there are also in house knock-out competitions and 8 inter club Friendly Matches.
Club members come from towns and villages around the area, including Alton, Alresford, Petersfield, Haslemere, Liphook, Farnham, Aldershot, Bordon, Grayshott, and as far as Havant.
Coaching is available from a team of coaches qualified at all levels. Equipment is initially available on free loan for anyone wanting to “give it a go!”. The coaching team works closely with local schools to nurture a thriving junior section. For information on coaching call the Centre Manager (Margaret Holden) on 01420 541546 or the Coaching Co-ordinator, Mrs Rosemary Arrowsmith-Oliver, on 01420 542135.
The membership fee is currently £90 for the year ending 31st August, with a reduced fee after Christmas; there is no joining fee. Rink fees are: £1.50 per person for 1 hour; £3.00 per person for 2 hours. The coaching fee is currently £5 for a two-hour session. If you require a Membership Application form or Junior Consent Form, please contact one of the Centre Managers. Alternatively, you can access the membership form and Junior Consent form here: Click for details Forms