~ In line with Government and City guidelines for managing the COVID-19 pandemic, Sarasota Lawn Bowling Club is open to members/guests for bowling, but WITH RESTRICTIONS as detailed on our Home Page. Further updates will be notified as they become available. Stay safe and stay healthy! - The Board

How to Lawn Bowl?

Lawn bowling is very simple to learn but it can take years to master

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Membership

Sarasota Lawn Bowling Club has an international membership

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Contact Us

We are conveniently located near downtown Sarasota, Florida

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SLBC – In The News

CORONAVIRUS/COVID-19 UPDATES:

Bowling is permitted at the club – WITH RESTRICTIONS.  Here are our current Rules for bowling during Covid-19.  For more up-to-date information, please contact us by email or contact Mike Griffin or Rusty Hein.

    SLBC 2020/2021 season Invitational Tournaments have ALL been cancelled due to COVID-19.

In the News:

    • SNN News: Historic lawn bowling club left out of Sarasota Bayfront renovation blueprint!  LINK
    • SNN Wednesday Workout: One of Florida’s oldest sports clubs: LINK
    • SLBC Honorary member, Gerry Smith, receives lifetime achievement award!  LINK
    • Observer article highlights how fun lawn bowling can be:  LINK
    • “Inside Bowls” – World Bowls Official Magazine for April 2016:  LINK  (Needs fast Internet connection)
    • SLBC featured in a Sarasota Herald tourist article.  LINK
    • Long time member and champion player Joyce Schindler passed away at 95.  LINK
    • Geraldine Smith received a Bowls USA Presidents Award for promoting Lawn Bowling.  Congratulations.  See LINK.
    • Sarasota City Life VIDEO on Lawn Bowling & the SLBC  (8 min)
    • SLBC Member Sharon Farrish and her team won Silver at the 2015 Ontario 4’s Championship.
    • The Herald Tribune highlighted the English Bowls Tour visit to our club in March 2015
    • SRQ magazine profiled the club in March 2015.  See LINK
    • SNN has profiled us for TV spots.
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