Sully Sports Bowls Club is situated in the picturesque village of Sully which lies between Barry and Penarth in the Vale of Glamorgan. Originally known as Barry Plastics Bowls Club the club’s outdoor bowling green was first laid 1968 with the first competitive game being played in May 1969. Our superb 8 rink international Indoor arena was first opened in October 1997.
We are a club who cater for both men and women of all ages, including juniors from 7 upwards. No matter whether you are an experienced bowler or a complete novice, prefer bowling indoors/outdoors or both; Sully Sports Bowls Club welcomes everyone. Our aim is to enthusiastically promote this skilful, competitive and enjoyable game.
We are associated to the Welsh Bowling Association and the Welsh Indoor Bowling Association. The club competes in a wide range of national, county and local leagues and competitions, as well as individual club championships and friendly matches.
Our outdoor bowls season starts in April and finishes in September. The club plays in the private green league and enjoys a full and wide-ranging programme of fixtures, for both men and women. We also play men's, ladies and mixed friendlies matches against other clubs in the Vale of Glamorgan and Cardiff areas.
The club has a sociable and fun approach to bowling and throughout the season we regularly have friendly roll-ups and in-house club competitions. We always ensure that all skill levels and abilities are catered for and encouraged everyone to take part.
The Clubs bowling green has a total of 6 rinks and has an outstanding playing surface that is keep pristine by our expert team of groundsmen who take great pride in maintaining it to a high standard. The green is widely regarded as one of the best playing surfaces in the area.
The welcoming outdoor bowls clubhouse is situated in a lovely garden setting overlooking the superb bowling green. The clubhouse has a relaxing lounge, a fully fitted kitchen and changing facilities for men and women. Hot and cold drinks are also readily available throughout the day.
The foundations of Sully Sports Bowl’s Club 8 rink International arena were first laid in February 1997 with the first bowl being rolled in October 1997. We now boast one of the best indoor bowling surface and facilities in the country and regularly host International Championships.
The indoor bowls rinks are open throughout the autumn and winter period from September to May. Rinks can be booked seven days a week, from 10am in 2 hourly sessions with the last booking being at 8pm. During the spring and summer months we hold the Indoor Bowling on selected days to suit demand.
Sully Bowls Club has a competitive programme of bowls which accommodates all levels of ability. Our calendar include national competitions, leagues and cup competitions, friendlies and inter-club matches throughout the season. Towards the end of the season we run a singles championship for ages over 11 and also one for under 11 years.
The indoor bowls arena boasts a large lounge area with panoramic views overlooking the Bristol Channel. The lounge has a restaurant serving a good menu of food throughout the day and evening including breakfast. Hot and cold drinks, sandwiches, snacks are also readily available. There is a well-stocked licensed bar which is also open all day.
Sully Sports Bowls Club indoor and outdoor has a Membership that is in excess of 1000 and ranges from international players to complete novices who have just learnt that the bowling ball is not entirely round! New members are always welcome whether you just want to try bowling out and see if you like it, just moved to the area or want to start playing again.
Want to try bowling out to see if you will enjoy it? Come to our beginners coaching sessions and combine having fun with learning the basics correctly. Coaching sessions by our WBCA Advanced Coaches are held every Monday from 2pm to 4pm and every Saturday from 10am to 12am during the winter season (October to end of March) and can be arranged throughout the summer season.
If you want to become a member or would like any more information in regards to Sully Sports Bowls Club or maybe have a few lessons before you take the plunge. Please do not hesitate and call us on 02920 530629 or firstname.lastname@example.org.For other methods of communication, please use our ‘Contact Us’ page, we look forward to hearing from you.
Members £3.00 per session.
Junior Members £2.00 per session.
Junior Non Members £2.50 per session.
Non Members £4.50 per session.
Cancellation Fee £4.00.
Walk-ins 15 minutes after commencement of any Session, will be charged at the rate of £3.00 per person.
Winter spoons October to April 6.45pm for 7.00pm Start - £3.00 per head.
Summer May to September 9.45am for 10.00am start - £3.00 per head