Somerset County Indoor Bowls Association



Competition & League Rules and Contacts

SOMERSET COUNTY INDOOR BOWLS ASSOCIATION

COUNTY FOURS, TRIPLES, PAIRS, SINGLES & UNDER 25’s CHAMPIONSHIP RULES

1. The competition is limited to members of clubs affiliated to the S.C.I.B.A.

2. Competitors may only enter from the Club from which they enter the National, County or other

    Competitions.

3.  The Competition shall be played on a "knockout" principal and shall conform to the Laws of the Game as

     laid Down by the E.I.B.A. and the S.C.I.B.A.

4.  All questions of dispute shall be referred to the Competition Secretary, and if he deems it necessary to

     The Competition Committee who's decision will be final.

5.  The competition must be played on an approved green. The Challenger may however, (a) Play on an

     opponent’s Green (b) Provide an approved green.

6.  The final of each Competition to be played at Taunton Deane B.C. the Counties Head Quarters and the

     Dress will be Whites.

7. The player whose name appears first in a draw pairing is designated the “Challenger” on behalf of

     himself and Where appropriate his team, similarly the player, whose name appears second in the

     pairing is designated the “Opponent”.

8. The Challenger shall within five days of the closing date of the previous round (at least 14 days before

     the “play by Date‟ for any Preliminary or First Round), offer his Opponent the choice of two dates for

     the playing of the tie. In the event of this not happening the 2nd named (the original Opponent)

    becomes the Challenger with the right  to offer two dates for play at his club to the original challenger.

    One such date  must be a Saturday or Sunday and the other a weekday, Monday to Friday inclusive

     (except for public holidays ). Within three days after receipt of the Offer of dates, the Opponent is either

      bound to accept one of the said dates or concede a walkover? Ties on Saturday or Sunday shall not

      commence before 9 am. Ties in midweek shall not start before 6 pm except by mutual agreement.

      Teams unable to commence play within 30 minutes of the stipulated time shall forfeit the game.

9. Competition Result Card, duly signed, must be sent to the Competition Secretary either by 1st. class post

     or Email within 24 hours of the game being played.

10. There shall be no limitation to the number of entries from any Club.

11. In Pairs, the Pair shall consist of 2 men who must be members of the same Club. The 2 players taking

       part in the first game will constitute the Pair and should normally play together throughout the

       competition.  One additional player and the same player may however be used as a substitute at any 

       time provided he has not played in the competition in another Pair.

12.  In Triples, the Triple shall consist of 3 men who must be members of the same Club. The 3 players

        Taking  part in the first game shall constitute the Triple and should normally play together throughout

        the competition. One additional player and the same player may however be used as a substitute at

       any time provided he has not played in the competition in another                                                                                                                                                                                

 13. In Fours, the Four shall consist of 4 men who must be members of the same Club. The 4 players taking

       part in the first game shall constitute the Four and should normally play together throughout the

       competition. One additional player and the same player may however be used as a substitute at any

       time provided he has not played in the competition in another Four.

14. A Substitute may play in any position except in a resumed game, (or at of the discretion of the

      Secretary).             

 15. In the Under 25 Singles competition competitors must not have attained 25 years of age on the 30th

        April in the year the final of the competition is played                                                                                                                                  

16. Matches to be played on dates shown at 10 am

17. Entry fees shall be decided at the A.G.M. Entries and fees shall be given to the Club Secretary who in

       turn will forward them to the Competition Secretary. 

18. The green fees in all rounds to be shared by the competitors.

19. The winners will hold the Competition’s trophies for one year and will be responsible for their safe

       keeping and Insurance.

20. The trophies shall remain the property of the S.C.I.B.A. and must be returned to the Competition

       Secretary by the 28th February of each year.

SCIBA SUBS AND LEVIES 

Somerset County Indoor Bowls Association

Affiliated to the E.I.B.A.  

COUNTY INDOOR LEAGUE

RULES 2021/202

1.       The League is open to all Clubs affiliated to the SCIBA  

2.       The League will consist of two Sections A and B as per the County Year book.  

3.       Each club shall be represented by a team of 16 players playing on FOUR rinks, all of whom shall be playing members of that club.  

4.       Members may only play in the League for the club from which they enter National and/or County competitions.  

5.       The League matches shall be played on a two rinks at home/two rinks away basis and shall conform to the laws of the game as laid down by the EIBA and SCIBA  

6.       The match shall be played over 21 ends with no extra ends.  

7.       All matches shall be played in whites.  

8.       Scoring shall be as follows

                                a)             2 points awarded for each Winning rink

                                b)            1 point awarded for a drawn rink

                                c)             4 points awarded for the Winning Team

                                                                         Or

                                d)            2 points awarded for each Team if the match is drawn

                                e)            Total points for the match  - 12  

9.       Playing dates and times;  

10.    All matches to be completed by the “Play by Dates” as given on the fixture list.  

11.     If clubs are unable to agree a mutually acceptable date to play the match, then the “Play by Date” will become the “Default Date” for the game to be played on  

12.    All Clubs having two or more rinks shall commence their match by 10am.  

13.    Where a single rink club is involved, matches shall commence one rink at 10am and one rink at 2pm, home and away.

Note: By agreement between clubs, the two home rinks at a multi-rink club may be played at 10am.  

14.    All Result Sheets to be signed by each captain and returned to the County Competition Secretary by Email; or 1st. Class Post within 48 hours of the match.

15.    In any dispute the County Competition Committee will arbitrate and their decision shall be final.  

16.    The position of a club in the League will be determined by the total number of points obtained from each League match and then if clubs have an equal number of points the highest total shot difference shall apply.  

17.    At the end of the League season a semi final shall be played between the winning club in Section A who will play the runners up of Section B and the winners of Section B shall play the runners up in Section A.

18.    The County Final shall be between the winners of the two semi-finals  

19.    Entry fees shall be decided by the G.P.C.  

20.    The winning club to hold the trophy for one year and will be responsible for its safe-keeping and the insurance of the trophy.    

21.    The trophy remains the property of the S.C.I.B.A. and must be returned to the Competitions Secretary by the 28th February of each year.  

 

SOMERSET COUNTY INDOOR BOWLING ASSOCIATION

Competition Rules 2021-2022  

Match format for competitions:  

SINGLES:                             4 Bowls each player                           21 shots

PAIRS:                                   4 Bowls each player                           18 ends or 3hrs 30 min’s excluding Trial Ends

TRIPLES:                              3 Bowls each player                           18 ends or 3hrs 30 min’s excluding Trial Ends

FOURS:                                 2 Bowls each player                           18 ends or 3hrs 30 min’s excluding Trial Ends

DOUBLE RINK:                   2 Bowls each player                           18 ends or 3hrs 30 min’s excluding Trial Ends  

 

ALL DEAD ENDS TO BE REPLAYED  

Return Result Cards Please do not use the Web return as it no longer works

Contact Peter Goodland

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Contacts

 

Players names

club

Land phone

Mobile phone

 

Players Names

 

 

 

 

AVERY   Peter

ILM

01460 239064

07395 108782

 

LLOYD  Freddie

ILM

01460 52036

07764 872843

 

BAILEY   Keith

CLA

 

07977 521663

 

LOARING  Peter

ILM

01460 74604

07774 230084

 

BARNARD Simon

TBC

 

07584 768987

 

MACE  Andy

CLE

 

07481 737371

 

BOWEN Cameron

PUR

01761 232625

07518 109971

 

Mangeolles  G

TD

 

07932 947212

 

BRADSHAW   W

STR

 

07835 445011

 

 

 

 

 

 

BRYANT   Paul

BRI

 

07833 592545

 

MASON   Peter

YEO

01935 873259

 

 

BURT   Kevin

TD

 

07753 816350

 

McBRIDE  Simon

TD

01823 354152

07375 071785

 

CLASH   Terry

BRI

01179 563129

07792 132357

 

McGOVERN   D

CLA

01373 300022

07743 731882

 

COLLINS   Ollie

ILM

01460 52713

07484 168461

 

MILES   George

ILM

 

07972 756205

 

DART   Don

PUR

01761 471019

07967 565837

 

MILES   Jason

ILM

 

07725 122132

 

DAY   Jamie

ILM

01935 427919

07933 767181

 

PAGE    A

NAI

 

07825 148852

 

DEGG   Peter

NAI

 

07838 256419

 

PARSONS   Tony

TD

 

07719 010792

 

DENSLOW  M

ILM

 

07842 145083

 

POPE   Joe

YEO

01935 489843

 

 

Di GIOVANNI    T

STR

 

07368 148482

 

 

 

 

 

 

EDLER  Duncan

NAI

 

07766 405358

 

REEVE   Mark

TD

 

07802 791617

 

ELLIS   Rod

TD

 

07745 708658

 

RICHARDS   Bob

PUR

01761 471532

07971 850205

 

EYERS   Roger

NAI

 

07751 456403

 

ROBINSON  Chris

ILM

 

07977 049608

 

FISHER   Peter

ILM

01460 68205

07807 339262

 

SMART   Steve

TBC

 

07766 727258

 

FORSE  Barrie

StA

 

07375 362472

 

SOLLE   John

TBC

 

07824 777217

 

FREEMAN   John

CLA

 

07591 169720

 

STOCKER   Lee

StA

01934 620374

 

 

GARWOOD   Dave

CLA

01747 229356

07770 325985

 

STOCKER   Sam

StA

01934 520374

 

 

GRAVES   Alan

BRI

 

07778 502750

 

STONE   Alan

TD

01823 272402

07961 723525

 

GROVES   Jack

WAT

 

07504 696367

 

TAKLE  Charlie

TD

 

07980715755

 

HARVEY   Ian

NAI

 

07772 647885

 

TRUNKS   Ian

WAT

01984 631039

07089 215510

 

HAWKINS   Brian

CLA

 

07917 877879

 

UGLOW  Ken

StA

01934 512863

 

 

HEATH   Terry

ILM

 

07584 163351

 

VINE   Jack

PUR

01761 434249

07546 416809

 

HEDGER   Stan

TD

 

07510 360594

 

WARE   Robert

MIN

 

07917 130488

 

HURFORD  Steve

ILM

 

07773 148809

 

WHITE   Alan

ILM

01460 63260

07561 532094

 

HUDSON Karl

TBC

 

07881 200013

 

WINMILL  Daniel

TBC

 

07718 496350