Lauro Golf Bowls club has been successful in recent tournament competitions, with several winning players.
There have been wins for Barry Holt, Julian Thomas and Jackie Simmons in triples, Jenny Parkin and Jackie Simmons in ladies pairs, Malcolm Roberts and Tom Rogers in gent pairs and Tom Rogers, Trevor Burgin and Pam Burgin in mixed triples.
Tom Rogers has won the Costa del Sol 2014 Summer Championship and the 2014 Andalusian singles Championship. Tom is also a current Member of the Spanish International Squad.
Lawn Bowls is a traditional sport originated in the twelfth century, and practiced in several countries. It has gained tremendous popularity in England, especially in the south, where it counts with thousands of active players. As this sport does not require a good physical preparation, it is suitable for all ages.
The Lawn Bowls is usually played outdoors on grass or on an artificial grass surface called the bowling green. The goal of the game is to roll asymmetric balls, called bowls, as close as possible to another smaller ball, usually white, called “jack” or “kitty”..