Outdoor bowls section

Fourteen clubs are affiliated to North Essex CBF and during the summer months, April to September, there is a lot going on for them and their members.

County Matches.  The Adams Trophy and Newton Trophy are first and second team, respectively, Inter-County matches where we play against each of the other six Southern counties in a league format.  Selection is open to all men members of our clubs.  The Donald Steward Trophy and Silver Jubilee Vase are the women’s equivalents.

County League.  Played on Thursday evenings throughout the season with three Divisions and 19 teams in all.

Club Championship.  A knock out competition between the clubs. The Champion club will represent North Essex CBF in the national Durham Centenary Trophy competition the following summer.

Competitions.  All members of all clubs may enter, individually, a range of competitions that are played on a knock out basis throughout the summer.  The county Champions will represent North Essex CBF in the national finals at Skegness in August.