2019 IOMIBA Club Championship Rules

Singles matches:

2 sets of 9 – the final will be played as 2 sets of 11

Pairs matches:

10 ends – the final will be played TBA

Triples matches:

12 ends – the final will be played over 14 ends

In the event of a tie after two sets, a one end tie break will take place. A toss will be made for the jack. The winner of the toss can elect to keep or give away the jack.

Club Championship Rules

    1. No competitor shall practice within 3 hours of the start of the competition.
    2. Players must be in the bowls hall 15 minutes before the start of their match.
    3. Draw for lanes will take place at 6.15pm for matches starting at 6.30pm.
    4. A toss will take place to determine who wins the jack. The player winning the toss can elect to keep or give away the jack.
    5. All players may have a two-wood, two-end practice at the start of each match.
    6. Any touchers must be marked with spray chalk only.
    7. All measures will be conducted by an independent measurer.
    8. The umpire’s decision is final.
    9. Named players only to compete. Substitutions can only be made in exceptional circumstances and with the approval of the committee. If a substitute is used, he/she cannot play skip and the absentee player cannot be reinstated.
    10. To enable the matches to remain on schedule all players shall maintain a reasonable pace of play.
    11. Players may only inspect the head once during each end prior to playing their last bowl of the end.