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Tournament: Inter-Club Competitions
Competition type: Knockout
Stage: Early Rounds
Total entries available: 0
Entries left: 0
Men's Top Club
A club side shall consist of 11 players each playing five disciplines as follows:
- Two‐Bowl Singles (21 ends)
- Four‐Bowl Singles (21 shots)
- Four‐Bowl Pairs (18 ends)
- Three‐Bowl Triples (18 ends)
- Two‐Bowl Fours (18 ends).
Entry Fee: £30
Entries received for the 2023 season are available to view here > Men's Top Club - Full List of Entries for the 2023 Season
Early Rounds - Play by dates
This competition shall comprise of 32 county based areas, each area will play down to an area winner. All 32 area winners will advance to the All England Round of 32.
Counties with a high number of entries may be split into two areas.
Counties with a low number of entries may be paired with a neighbouring county to form an area.
All England Rounds of 32/16
Area winners will play off against other local areas reducing the field from 32 to 8.
National Finals - Schedule
The last 8 will compete in the National finals over Friday 25th & Saturday 26th August 2023
Duplications at National Finals
By entering Bowls England National Competitions you have agreed to the following should duplications occur at the National Finals:
Priority will be given to players in National Championship
Players in the following events will be accommodated where time and green availability permits:
- Champion of Champions
- Family Pairs
Should clashes occur involving any of the following events teams will be required to provide substitutes:
- All Inter-County Competitions
- All Inter-Club Competitions
- National Mixed Pairs
- National Mixed Fours
- Senior Pairs
Please be aware that Regional Finals may need to be introduced after the Bowls England AGM in February 2023. Click here for more information.