Shortmat

Welcome to Redhill Bowls Short Mat Section

The 2021/22 season commenced with Practice Afternoons on Tuesday 12th and Wednesday 13th October. The Saturday Afternoon Drive commenced on 16th October. The sign up sheets for forthcoming weeks are on display in the Clubhouse or call John Davison to have your name added.

The Tuesday & Wednesday Cats League commenced on Tuesday 19th October – see the Fixtures Page. Sessions are scheduled until 1st December. Plans for 2022 include a practice session on Tuesday 4th January with a new league commencing on11th January and running until early April. ALL FUTURE ARRANGEMENTS ARE DEPENDNT UPON COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS.

Play starts at 2pm for all sessions with a £1.50 charge to cover heating/lighting and tea/biscuits. Please arrive by 1.45pm to enable play to start promptly.

General:

This takes place over the winter months from October to April and generally consists of playing for 2 hours in the clubhouse on 2 carpets. Rules are roughly the same as the outdoor game with a slight variation regarding jack and bowls in the ditch

The short mat season consists of 3 different formats, you may take part in 1 or all 3 these are

Saturday Drive

Tuesday and Wednesday League

Friendly matches against other clubs