Useful links

Suggestions for links to be included on this page are always welcomed. Also, to avoid frustration, and to ensure that this page remains a useful resource, we would be grateful if you would report any broken links or inaccuracies that you find on the page. Please mail your suggestions and observations to

External links are to sites that are beyond the control of the CSMBA. Neither the CSMBA or the Webmaster take any responsibility for the content of external websites.

National organisations
Bowls England website
English Short Mat Bowls Association
North-western Ireland Short Mat Bowls
Welsh Bowls Federation
Welsh Short Mat Bowls Association


County organisations

Cornwall County SMBA
East Sussex SMBA
Northamptonshire SMBA
North Yorkshire SMBA
Oxfordshire SMBA
Suffolk SMBA
West Sussex County SMBA
Worcestershire County SMBA


Leisure links

Short Mat Holidays
Short Mat International Magazine
Virtual Library of Sport
Warman Leisure Holidays


Bowling equipment suppliers

BB Bowls
Bond Bowls
Boston Bowls Supplies
Bowling Direct
The Bowls Shop
The Bowls Warehouse
Bowls World Ltd
Bush Hill Bowls
D M Sports
John Forsey Bowls
Julian Haines Bowls Shop
Potters Bowls Shop


International organisations

Belgian Short Mat Bowls Federation
Herentals Short Mat Bowls Club (Belgium)
Irish Indoor Bowling Association
Manx Short Mat Bowls Association
Map of clubs' locations around the world